J.F. Dulles Elementary School News

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Great Oaks community forum on levy renewal, 10/22

Posted on: October 18, 2018

Great Oaks Career Campus administrators will be on hand on Monday, October 22 at a community forum to answer residents’ questions about the 2.7-mill tax levy renewal on the November ballot. Great Oaks President/CEO Harry Snyder and Treasurer/CFO Ben

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Active Shooter Training at OHHS; open to the public

Posted on: October 18, 2018

On Monday, October 22, the Green and Delhi Township Police Departments will be conducting an Active Shooter Training for parents and interested community members. The presentation will take place in the auditorium at Oak Hills High School from 5:30

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Mrs. Riesenberger receives Terrel H. Bell Award

Posted on: October 11, 2018

Please join us in congratulating Mrs. Riesenberger as one of 10 recipients chosen for the Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership. The 10 recipients were chosen from the 390 National Blue Ribbon winners. This special, personal award is

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OHHS open house for prospective students

Posted on: October 8, 2018

Oak Hills High School invites you to our Open House on Sunday, November 4 from 1-4 p.m. The purpose of the open house is to:* showcase many of the great opportunities the high school has to offer directly to students* allow parents to hear from former

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Oakettes celebrate 60 years; join the party!

Posted on: October 8, 2018

Join the Oakettes in celebrating 60 years of the best tradition on the west-side of Cincinnati: the Oak Hills High School Oakettes! Take a walk down memory lane and remember marching to the field with the band, kicklines across the football field and/or gym

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JFD is named a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School

Posted on: October 4, 2018

A note from John Foster Dulles principal Beth Riesenberger: John Foster Dulles Elementary School is a community in which every learner matters! Each student comes with their unique strengths and weaknesses. Through differentiated instruction, our teachers

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Great Oaks levy information

Posted on: October 1, 2018

Great Oaks has a 2.7 mill levy renewal on the November ballot. Details and frequently asked questions about the levy can be found by downloading this document.

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2017-18 Quality Profile

Posted on: September 25, 2018

For the 5th year in a row, the district is proud to release our #QualityProfile. We hope you'll take a few minutes to review this impressive report highlighting our #highlanderstrong district! You can find this year's report under the About Us

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Highlander homecoming parade route

Posted on: September 24, 2018

It's Homecoming week! The annual parade takes off from C.O. Harrison Elementary on Thursday evening at 6 p.m. Be ready with your camera to snap some photos of the smiling faces and cheer on the Highlanders as they pass. Route information:The OHHS

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K-5 ELA Parent information meeting

Posted on: September 18, 2018

We are excited to announce the implementation of curricular resources associated with Fountas and Pinnell Classroom in K-2 classrooms and Lucy Calkins Units of Study: Reading Curriculum in our 4th and 5th-grade classrooms for the 2018-19 school year. Parents

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Mobile mammography van at 3 district buildings in November

Posted on: September 13, 2018

The Oak Hills Local School District is partnering with Jewish Hospital/Mercy Health to provide Mobile Mammography services in three of our school buildings in early November. This service is open for our staff and community members. Schedule an appointment

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2018 Games for the cause

Posted on: September 7, 2018

It's that time of year and the Oak Hills Highlanders are back with our Pink Games for the Cause!  We have a great line-up of games this fall: September 14:  Football vs. Hamilton, 7 p.m. kickoff at

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Issue 1 election results

Posted on: August 7, 2018

We would like to thank all of our parents, staff, alumni and community members who voted in today’s election. On behalf of the board of education, administrative team and staff, we truly appreciate your continued support and commitment to the Oak Hills

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Your Issue #1 questions answered

Posted on: July 19, 2018

A letter from the desk of superintendent Jeff Brandt: As you are aware, our district placed an operating levy on the ballot for August 7, 2018. As we draw closer to the election date, you may be hearing about or reading social media posts that may not

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Students rock American Heart Association fundraising

Posted on: July 11, 2018

The numbers are in! This year Oak Hills Local School District raised a total of $39,888 for the American Heart Association, an all-time record set by the district in one year. Each school put on and participated in jump-a-tons, basketball tournaments and

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2018-19 administrative changes

Posted on: July 10, 2018

We'd like to share some administrative changes for the 2018-19 school year that were approved at last night's school board meeting. Congratulations to Grant Anderson and Kristin Grote, Oak Hills High School house principals on their recent appointments

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Oak Hills is Issue 1, 8/7/18

Posted on: July 2, 2018

Click here to find answers to frequently asked questions, recording of our tele-town hall meeting and important election dates and information for the special election on August 7, 2018. Oak Hills is issue #1.

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Remembering Mrs. Taylor, 6/23

Posted on: June 19, 2018

We are deeply saddened to share the news that Oak Hills High School teacher, Michele Taylor, passed away suddenly from natural causes on Monday, June 18, 2018. The family has planned a private service. There will be an open house, celebration of

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Tele-town hall recording

Posted on: June 15, 2018

On June 13, we held a live teleconference for district residents regarding the August 7 levy. If you didn't get a chance to participate in the call, you can tune in to hear the dialogue and questions that were asked. Simply click here to listen to the

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Book Mentors promote reading

Posted on: June 12, 2018

On February 22 and 23, the Oak Hills High School media center hosted a book festival and luncheon to celebrate the work our high school book mentors have been doing with 4th and 5th-grade students from J.F. Dulles Elementary. Activities on

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Tele-town hall regarding August levy: 6/13, 7 p.m.

Posted on: May 30, 2018

At the Monday, May 7, 2018, board meeting, our Board of Education unanimously passed the Resolution to Proceed with a 4.9 mill operating levy in the August 7, 2018 election. We have posted the answers to frequently asked questions on the treasurer's

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Teacher Appreciation Lunch

PTA Teacher Appreciation Lunch

Posted on: May 16, 2018

PTA hosted a wonderful lunch for the staff today for Teacher Appreciation Day. We felt loved for sure!  Thank you PTA!!

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Police help J.F. Dulles student celebrate his upcoming birthday

Posted on: May 15, 2018

We celebrated another #birthdaywithabadge surprise today. This time the Green Township Police Department treated almost 6-year-old Nicholas Nutini to cake and presents for his upcoming June

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JF Dulles adds free library to school yard

Posted on: May 10, 2018

Thank you to Greater Cincinnati Foundation and their #LearningLinks grant, Mrs. Foster was able to obtain a Little Free Library for John Foster Dulles Elementary School and our local community! What is this? A Little Free Library is

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Running Club

JFD Running Club

Posted on: May 9, 2018

JFD Running Club Flying Through the Final Mile!

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Educators of the Year

Congratulations!

Posted on: May 9, 2018

Congratulations to Dulles' own, Mrs. Susan Sroczynski for being selected as one of the PTA Educators of the Year!  These teachers were recognized at the May 7th Board Meeting.

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Bingo winners

Johnny Bear Bingo

Posted on: May 9, 2018

Johnny Bear Bingo winners got a "pineapple" donut, flower lei or sunglasses, and a free meal at BJ's!

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Enrichment Programs!

Posted on: May 9, 2018

Thank you, PTA, for another great year of After School Enrichment!

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Farewell to 5th Graders

Farewell to 5th Graders

Posted on: May 9, 2018

PTA says farewell to our 5th graders!  Thank you to Lisa Woycke and Karen Wilson for making memories for every 5th grade student at Dulles and also for planning the Farewell Celebration on May 21st for our students.  Awesome job! 

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Oak Hills on August 2018 ballot

Posted on: May 8, 2018

On Monday, May 7, 2018, the Oak Hills School Board passed a resolution to place a 4.9 mill operating levy on the August 7, 2018 ballot.  In the wake of recent school safety tragedies, district and building leadership teams have collaborated with local

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