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Horace Mann PreK-8 (home of the Mustangs) is a school dedicated to student learning, family and community.

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Bell Schedule


8:20 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.

(Breakfast 8:05-8:20 a.m.)



School Newsletter


The Horace Mann Mustang Monthly is a newsletter that shares school events and achievements with families, school partners and the community. Have an item to submit? Contact Lori Peters.


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January 2015 Newsletter

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May/June 2015 Newsletter


Horace Mann
PreK-8 School

715 Krebs Avenue
Dayton, OH, 45419


Megan Winston, Principal

 News from Horace Mann PreK-8

Talent Show: May 1st @ 9:15  and 1:00pm

CEC/PTA: May 6th @ 5:30 pm

HM Dragon's Day: May 7th @ 7:00pm

Walk for Hearing Awareness: May 8th during lunch time (For students)

Walk for Hearing Awareness: May 9th @ Delco Park

Muffins with Mom: May 15th @ 7:30 am

ECE Recognition: May 21st @ 9:00 am

ECIP Recognition: May 21st @ 11:00 am

Dougnuts with Dad: May 29th @ 7:30 am

Field Day: K - 6th:  May 29th  Please call Mr. Edwards or Mr. Oberding if you would like to volunteer.

Kindergarten Graduation: June 2nd @ 9:00 am

8th grade Recognition: June 2nd @ 1:30 pm

End of year Awards Assembly for 1st - 5th: June 3rd @ 9:30 am


Activities and Clubs


Student Council

The Student Council and its advisor, Ms. Tracey Turner, plan activities such as movie nights and seasonal activities for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas for students and their families.  Members of student council are chosen by their homerooms and work together to make Horace Mann a great school.


Art Club

The art club is open to grades 5-8. We meet every other Wednesday from 2:45-4:15. This is really an art enrichment  program and is designed for students who enjoy art.


Intramural Track

The DPS Elementary and Middle School Track Classic in May is long-running event.  Students from Horace Mann participate yearly.  Please contact Mr. Edwards for more information.


Intramural Chess and Checkers

Every year Horace Mann Pre K-8 students compete in the annual Chess and Checkers competition.




Horace Mann School construction




School Menu

Tue, 26 May 2015
Breakfast Menu

Strawberry mini bagels, banana, milk

Lunch Menu

Walking Tacos w/ spicy turkey and shredded cheese;, mixed vegetables, cinnamon applesauce, milk

Wed, 27 May 2015
Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Sliders, cinnamon applesauce, orange juice, milk

Lunch Menu

Salisbury steak w/ gravy;, whole-grain dinner roll, mashed potatoes, chilled pears, milk