Kramer Elementary School Blog

Blog Entries - 2020

Kramer Enews 5/22/20

Posted on: May 22, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News May 22, 2020   School News and Information We made it.  Thank you to the parents, students, Kramer staff and our district support team.    This has been an extremely challenging time for everyone.  I was

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Kramer Enews 5/15/2020

Posted on: May 15, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News May 15, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  Thank you the grade level teachers and families for setting out and picking up items this week. Thank you to Mrs. Eckerle for organizing our, “Virtual

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Request for Proposal

Posted on: May 12, 2020

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) SPECIAL NEEDS PUPIL TRANSPORTATION SERVICES   The Talawanda School District Board of Education is requesting proposals for the provision of special needs pupil transportation services which includes the provision of

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Talawanda-Sew Masks-Donation Project

Posted on: May 8, 2020

Talawanda Community Members: Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic many of you have reached out to me and other other district officials asking how you can help!  Thank you for being amazing and caring so much for the students and families in our

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Kramer Enews 5/8/2020

Posted on: May 8, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News May 8, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!Next week families can pick up materials from Kramer.  Teachers have been sharing the plan with families.   May 11- 1st grade May 12- 2nd grade May 13-

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Kramer Enews 5/1/2020

Posted on: May 1, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News May 1, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday! I hope you have had a great week!Only a few new announcements this week.   We have made it to May!  The grade levels continue to collaborate, plan and share

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Kramer Enews 4/24/20

Posted on: April 24, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News April 24, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday! I hope you have had a great week!   We all heard Governor Dewine’s statement on Monday that said that school buildings will remain closed for the

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TSD Food Distribution

Posted on: April 20, 2020

TSD Food Distribution Mondays & Fridays at 12pm & 1pm   Kramer Elementary  12:00 P.M. Talawanda High School 1:00 P.M.   Park View Arms 12:00 P.M. Oxford Mobile Home Park 1:00 P.M.   Collinsville Community Center 12:00

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Governor DeWine Extends School Closures through the end of May 2020

Posted on: April 20, 2020

Talawanda officials listen to Governor DeWine's press conference/news update every day.  We understand that he has extended remote/online education through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.  We know that students and parents have many questions

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Kramer Enews 4/17/2020

Posted on: April 17, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News April 17, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!   It is hard to believe that we have been a little over a month since we were actually at school.  I know that the students have been working hard while

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In Honor of Mike Davis- Respect Ride

Posted on: April 14, 2020

FYI-To the Talawanda Community RESPECT RIDE - In memory of Mike Davis, Talawanda School Treasurer, husband, father, grandfather, and friend who passed away unexpectedly this past weekend.     Pay your respects for Mike and to the Davis

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Kramer Special Enews 4/10/20

Posted on: April 10, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News April 9, 2020   School News and Information Happy Thursday!     Again, thank you for all of the support you are providing to your child(ren) during this time of at home learning.  We know it is not easy

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Kramer Special Enews 4/3/2020

Posted on: April 3, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News April 3, 2020   School News and Information Hello Kramer Families!     First, thank you for all the help and support that you are providing your child(ren) while they are learning at home.  Also thank

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April 2, 2020- BOE Meeting Video Link

Posted on: April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020 BOE Meeting Video

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Open Enrollment/Intradistrict Transfer UPDATE

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Talawanda will begin accepting forms by U.S.P.S (MAIL ONLY) beginning April 6, 2020 for open enrollment and intra-district transfers.  We will date and time-stamp the forms as we receive them.  All forms must be mailed to the Board of Education

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Kramer Special Enews 3/31/2020

Posted on: March 31, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News March 31, 2020   School News and Information Good Morning Kramer Families!     You have probably already heard that yesterday, March 30, 2020, Governor Mike DeWine made an announcement ordering all of

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Governor DeWine Extends School Closures to May 1, 2020

Posted on: March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020 Dear Parents and Guardians:   Governor Mike DeWine announced today that schools will continue to be closed through May 1, 2020 due to the COVID-19 health crisis. At that time the situation in Ohio will be reevaluated.   We know

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Kramer Special Enews 3/30/2020

Posted on: March 30, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News March 30, 2020   School News and Information Happy Monday!  I hope that you were able to enjoy the nice weather the past couple of days and get outside in your yard.  This is certainly a new experience for almost

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UPDATE- Food Program-Mondays/Fridays

Posted on: March 29, 2020

TSD Food Program-Updates- Mondays & Fridays Talawanda -FOOD DISTRIBUTION UPDATE! As we maneuver through this new way of life, we want to keep you as updated as possible with our attempts to keep our students healthy and nourished. This week we are

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UPDATE- Food Sites-Dates-Times for Week of March 23

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Please NOTE the Updated information regarding Dates/Times/Locations of the TSD Food Distribution Program!  Please also note that families can choose any site and pick up for each of their children there, regardless of whether the children attend

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Kramer Special Enews 3/20/20

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News March 20, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  We are into our 3rd official day of Online Learning Days.  I am sure that you have been overwhelmed by the amount of information shared with you (I know I

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Kramer Special Enews 3/17/20

Posted on: March 18, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News March 18, 2020   All buildings will be staffed on Wednesday from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm to pick up any medication, devices or work.  We are also in the building to answer any questions you may have.   Throughout this

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Kramer SPECIAL ENEWS 3/16/20

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Kramer Elementary E-News March 16, 2020   All buildings will be staffed on Monday from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm to pick up any medication, devices or work.  We are also in the building to answer any questions you may have. Spanish Version of School

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TSD Parent Letter-COVID-19 3/12/20

Posted on: March 13, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 12, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Talawanda School District just received word from the Butler County Health Department that ALL

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TSD Parent Letter in Spanish

Posted on: March 13, 2020

OFICINA DEL SUPERINTENDENTE __________________________________  12 de marzo de 2020- 4:55 pm  Estimado miembro del personal de Talawanda,  El gobernador de Ohio, Mike DeWine, emitió una orden hoy para cerrar las escuelas en Ohio a

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KRAMER-Special Enews 3/13/20

Posted on: March 13, 2020

Kramer Elementary Weekly E-News March 13, 2020   School News and Information Happy Friday!  We know it has been a crazy week and we are certainly headed into unchartered territory.  We also know that information is constantly changing and

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Change in Circumstance/Need Assistance/COVID-19

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Talawanda Families: If you have had a change in circumstance due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 we encourage you to contact the school social worker at your child's school to apply for free/reduced meals ( FREE & Reduced Application ). TALAWANDA

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Change in Circumstance/Need Assistance/COVID-19

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Talawanda Families: If you have had a change in circumstance due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 we encourage you to contact the school social worker at your child's school to apply for free/reduced meals ( FREE & Reduced Application ). TALAWANDA

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UPDATE- COVID-19-District Information Letter 3/11/2020

Posted on: March 11, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 11, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Ohio now has 4 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, now named COVID-19. At least 24 other individuals are

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UPDATE- COVID-19-District Information Letter 3/11/2020

Posted on: March 11, 2020

  OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT__________________________________ March 11, 2020   Dear Talawanda Students, Families, and Community,   Ohio now has 4 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, now named COVID-19. At least 24 other individuals are

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Ohio Health Opens Call Center

Posted on: March 10, 2020

The Ohio Department of Health has developed a call center to assist with questions and support regarding the COVID-19 virus.  Just hours after this information was released to Ohio schools, it was reported that there are 3 confirmed COVID-19 cases in

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Update on COVID-19- 3/9/2020

Posted on: March 9, 2020

TSD Parents: Governor DeWine tweeted today that there are 3 people who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Ohio.  See the governor's tweet below.  It's important to remember that thorough hand-washing helps to prevent the spread of illness! 

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Kramer Enews 3/6/2020

Posted on: March 6, 2020

Kramer- E-news 3/6/2020   Happy Friday!  It has been nice to see the sun shining this week.  Thank you to all of the parents and families that attended conferences. Thank you to Katie Sayler, Carrie Schutte, Julie Schonlau, and Leigh

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Kramer Enews 2/28/2020

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Kramer- E-news 2/28/2020   Happy Friday! Thank you to Jennifer Bulanda for organizing and running our Kids Question Fair.  We had a great turnout and the students did an amazing job. Thank you to all of the family members and Kramer staff members

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OSBA- Ed-Choice Update

Posted on: February 26, 2020

From:  Will Schwartz, OSBA — (614) 540-4000           Barbara Shaner, OASBO — (614) 325-9562           Kevin Miller, BASA — (614) 846-4080 Re:     Conference

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Kramer Enews 2/21/2020

Posted on: February 21, 2020

Kramer- E-news 2/20/2020   Happy Friday.  We hope you have had a great week!   Safety Reminder  If you are walking your child home down Sycamore Street, please wait for the buses to leave Kramer and don’t walk in between the

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Kramer Enews 2/13/2020

Posted on: February 13, 2020

Kramer- E-news 2/13/2020   Happy Thursday!  A number or repeat items from last week.   Reminder- We have a four day weekend.  Please remember that we have no school on Friday, February 14th and Monday February 17th for the long

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OSBA- UPDATE ON EDChoice

Posted on: February 11, 2020

To:      School board members, superintendents, treasurers and other school business officials From:  Will Schwartz, OSBA — (614) 540-4000
            Barbara Shaner, OASBO

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Kramer Enews 2/7/2020

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Kramer- E-news 2/7/2020   Happy Friday!  We hope you have had a great week!   We have a four day weekend coming up next week.  Please remember that we have no school on Friday, February 14th and Monday February 17th for the long

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Kramer Enews 1/31/20

Posted on: January 31, 2020

Kramer- E-news 1/31/2020   Happy Friday.  We hope you have had a great week!   TSD Communications shared the following information earlier this week: It's cold/flu/virus season, and a good time to remind families to talk to their young

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EdChoice & Other Concerns

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Ohio’s EdChoice Scholarship/Voucher and other Ohio legislated programs are Hurting All Taxpayers and Public School Students   In 1997 the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that the public school funding mechanism in Ohio is unconstitutional.  Twenty

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Kramer Enews 1/24/2020

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Kramer- E-news 1/24/2020   Happy Friday.  Thank you to the Kramer PTG for sponsoring, “Silly Safari” on Thursday.  All of the grade levels were able to visit and meet the animals. Thank you to Chandra Ackley for organizing the

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Kramer Enews 1/17/2020

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Kramer- E-news 1/17/2020   Happy Friday.  We hope you have had a great week.  Please remember that there is no school on Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.     MLK Creative Arts

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2020 Kindergarten Information

Posted on: January 10, 2020

Talawanda School District- 2020 Kindergarten Registration   The Talawanda School District will hold its kindergarten registration (by appointment only) for students living in the Talawanda School attendance.   Any child whose fifth

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Kramer Enews 1/10/20

Posted on: January 10, 2020

Kramer- E-news 1/10/2020   We had a great first week back!    MLK Art Expo Event Information Flyer- Mrs. McWilliams Students will be making MLK portraits in Art class this week. Please turn all finished artwork to Mrs. McWilliams by

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Kramer Enews 1/3/20

Posted on: January 3, 2020

Kramer- E-news 1/3/2020   Happy New Year!  We hope you had a great holiday break and New Year!  Students return to school on Monday, January 6, 2020.   Miami Day-  We will make Monday January 6th Miami Day at Kramer.  The

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