Kramer Elementary School Blog

Kramer Enews 8/28/20

Posted on: August 28, 2020

KRAMER ENEWS 8/28/2020


Thank you to everyone that got us up and running this week.  Parents, families, students, teachers, secretaries, librarians, nurses, school counselors, cafeteria workers, custodians, social workers, psychologists, educational assistants, facilities and central administration made this week come together.  We will make adjustments as we go and meet the needs of everyone!  Thank you for your flexibility and feedback.


We are following the TSD Board approved calendar for the upcoming school year.  Next Friday, September 4, 2020 is a teacher professional development day.  There is no school for students on September 4.  Monday, September 7, 2020 there is no school for Labor Day.  Students will return on September 8, 2020.

Free and Reduced Lunch Information

You can now apply online for Free & Reduced lunch.  Free and Reduced applications are linked in Final Forms.  You simply create an account and apply!  You can also find the link on the Talawanda website under Departments/Food Service.  Even though we are not face to face, it's important that you apply.  Contact the Kramer Office at 513-273-3500  if you need assistance with your application.  We can provide a computer and walk you through step by step if needed.

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications and Instructions


Fall Food Program

Every Monday evening, families may come to one of our sites to pick up 5 breakfasts & 5 lunches.  An adult must be present.  Lunch accounts will be charged accordingly:

Elementary students: $17.75 weekly

TMS Students: $20.25 weekly

THS Students: $20.50 weekly

Students who are eligible for reduced meals: $7.00 weekly


Please add money to lunch accounts at

We will also accept cash & checks at the time of meal pick up.


Locations and Times

Kramer Elementary 5:00 p.m.

Talawanda High School 6:00 p.m.


Park View Arms 5:00 p.m.

Oxford Mobile Home Park 6:00 p.m.


Collinsville Community Center 5:00 p.m.

Somerville - Megan's 6:00 p.m.


Bogan Elementary 5:00 p.m.

Darrtown - St. Matthew's Church 6:00 p.m.


Marshall Elementary 5:00 p.m.

Island Lake Mobile Home Park 6:00 p.m.


Talawanda Middle School 5:00 p.m.

Reily Community Center 6:00 p.m.


Questions or needs?  Please email TSD Health & Wellness Coordinator at:

Fall Food Program Information


Kramer Media Center Mrs. Darby

We are pleased to announce that Mrs. Darby will offer curbside book pick up.  Please use this link  to check out Mrs. Darby’s site.  


TSD Remote Learning Site

Welcome Back to the 2020-2021 school year!  If you haven't had an opportunity to become familiar with the TSD Remote Learning Sites, please review the information now.


Remote Learning Schedule


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade


Questions?  Check out Kramer FAQ’s:

Kramer FAQ’S


Final Forms

If you haven't completed your school forms...please do so as soon as possible.



If you are in need of a hotspot for online learning, please contact Mr. Merz at



Enjoy the weekend!

Jason Merz




September 4- Professional Development Day

September 7- Labor Day- No School

October 13- Conferences

October 15- Conferences

November 25-27- Thanksgiving Break

December 21-January 1- Winter Break

March 16- Conferences

March 18- Conferences