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Kramer Enews 12/7/18

Posted on: December 6, 2018

Kramer- E-news 12/7/18


Happy Friday! Thank you to everyone that attended the PTG meeting and the 5th grade concert this week.


Fifth grade ETC Space Camp trip fundraiser.

Kramer Gear Sale!

Stock up on newly released Kramer apparel and Talawanda caps.  They make great holiday gifts for kids and adults!

To purchase, visit and complete the online ordering and payment.

Here is another link to the clothing

If you would like to pick up your items from the office, please call 513-273-3500 and let the office know that you do not want to send the items home with your child.  Mrs. Ritcher, Mrs. Shamblin or Mrs. Roy will be able to assist you.

Orders must be submitted by Sunday, December 9, 2018.

This will guarantee that the items will be delivered to Kramer

by December 19th, to be sent home with your child.

Shipping to your home is NOT available.


Help Wanted

Kramer Elementary looking for cafeteria/recess monitors.  Please call the Kramer office if interested @ 513-273-3500.


MyEnergy Kit

Remember to go to or call 1-855-386-9548 to request a FREE Energy Kit and credit our school. We’re participating in the My Energy Kit Challenge through Duke Energy and The National Theatre for Children. The goal of the program is to save energy by giving our families the opportunity to request a FREE Energy Kit full of items that can be used to save energy around the home. If our school reaches 100 sign-ups for the FREE kit from our families and staff, we’ll automatically win $250. Right now, we have 73 sign-ups. Please help us make a difference.


Foreign Language

Mrs. McWilliams is in charge of the Foreign Language program for this school year.  The program will begin in January. Here is the link to the information.  Flyers will be sent home in Friday Folders.


Kramer PTG Information

Have you enrolled in Kroger Community Rewards? It's easy to do & every shopping trip earns money for the Kramer PTG! 01-Aug-2018 to 31-Oct-2018, we had 100 Households signed up (that's up 11 from September) earning $ 720.05 in Total Donations. Just imagine how much we would earn if every family enrolled! Encourage all of your family & friends to register! Please enroll today if you haven't already done so!

Organization Name: Kramer Elementary PTG

Organization Number: JS491


Thanks to the generosity of the Lane Public Library, our school now has unlimited and unrestricted access to TumbleBookLibrary!  Click on the link for more information. TumbleBookLibrary


Winter Clothing Reminder:

As the weather gets cooler, please remember to send your child to school with the proper clothing (hats, gloves, coats, sweatshirts, etc.).  If you need assistance with any items, please contact Nurse Dena, Mrs. Jutte, Mrs. Marconi, Mrs. Pike or Mr. Merz. We will be happy to assist you.  You can call the Kramer office at: 513-273-3500


Dismissal Changes

Any new dismissal changes for your child must be put in writing and the note should be sent to school with your student.  The office can then notify appropriate staff. Last minute dismissal changes will only be approved if it is an emergency. Thank you.

Morning Drop Off

Please remember when dropping off in the morning, please pull between the two crosswalks and let your child out on the passenger side of the car.  Thank you.


Afternoon Dismissal

Please do not block the entrance to the bus loop or double park/stack on Sycamore Street.  The buses need to be able to enter and exit the Kramer bus loop safely.


Weather Delays

Talawanda will be going back to a 2-hour weather delay this school year.  There will be no AM Preschool and no Half-Day kindergarten.


All community events, flyers and information can be found at:

TSD Community Activities


Updating Student Information

Student Information/contact Forms are completed electronically.  Simply log into Final Forms using the email and password you created and make the changes you need.  If you forgot your email or password click forgot email or forgot password and follow the prompts.

Need to update a phone number or address - Go to the Contact Form

Need to update your pick up list - Go to the Transportation Form


Enjoy the weekend!

Jason Merz




December 17 & 18 - PTG Holiday Shop

December 19- 5th Grade Music Demo field trip to THS

January 4- No School- PD Day

January 26- Mother/Son Dance

February 4- PTG Meeting 7:00 Kramer Cafeteria

February 13- Kids Question Fair

March 4- PTG Meeting 7:00 Kramer Cafeteria

March 5 & 7 - Spring Parent Teacher Conference Nights

March 13 - 4th Grade Music Concert

March 14- Kramer/MU Math Night

April 10 - 3rd Grade Music Concert

May 2 - 3rd Grade Field Trip Gov. Bebb

May 6- PTG Meeting 7:00 Kramer Cafeteria

May 7- No School- PD Day

May 8 - 2nd Grade Music Concert
May 16- Field Day