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Financial Aid Info & FAFSA Completion Session

Monday, October 22nd from 6:30-8:30 PM



Winter Sports Mandatory Parent Meeting

Mandatory parent meeting for winter sports will be October 29th at 7 PM in the Cafetorium

Washington, DC trip meeting

A parent meeting will be held on October 29th at 6 PM.

Jostens Class Ring Order Day Announcement

Class ring order day will be TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30TH.  Your Jostens representative will be here to take your orders during the lunch period.  The current promotions discussed in your class meeting are only available on order day with order submission and deposit.  If you have questions, you can call 1-800-JOSTENS or visit their website at www.jostens.com.   

Jostens Order Day Announcement

SENIORS, the deadline to turn in your graduation orders is TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30TH.  Your Jostens representative will be here to take your cap & gown and graduation items order during the lunch period.  Every senior needs to submit an order to capture measurements for their cap and gown for graduation day in the Spring.  If you have questions, you can call 1-800-JOSTENS or visit their website at www.jostens.com

Consumer Notice of Tap Water Result

Elgin K-12 School is a public water system (PWS) responsible for providing drinking water that meets state and federal standards.  A drinking water sample for lead was collected at this location and the result is:

Science Club Selling Honey at Home Football Games

The Elgin Science Club will be selling honey at home football games starting 09/21/18. The honey has been harvested at the SPEEC. Read more...

Elgin High School Back to School Information

The following link contains important back to school information for Elgin High School students and parents.

Final Exams Schedule and Information 2018

Final Exams will take place on May 23, May 24, and May 25.

Academic Awards Banquet

The Academic Awards Banquet will be held at 6:30 on Monday, May 14th in the Cafetorium.


May 26th - Doors open at 10 AM, ceremony is at 11 AM in Main Gymnasium

Free Physicals Offered for 18/19 school year
High School - AIR Testing Dates

AIR Testing Dates for the Spring of 2018

April 13 ELA 1 Part 1, April 18 ELA 1 Part 2

April 16 ELA 2 Part 1, April 20 ELA 2 Part 2

April 26 Alg. 1, Honors Geometry, Geometry, Government.

May 2 American History

May 8 Biology


Crazy Comet Fun Run

The 2018 Crazy Comet Fun Run will be held on May 11th.  Click here for a registration form and more details.

Spring Pictures are March 28th

Order forms are available in the office or you can purchase online at mylifetouch.com.

EHS Picture Day ID: WP077161Y0

EMS Picture Day ID: WP077162Y0

Elgin Student Involved in Serious Automobile Accident

Click here for more information. 

Washington D.C. Trip Information

Washington D.C. Parent Information

Changes for Online Computer Technology Courses

Computer technology online courses are extended through 01-18-18.  Look at Minimum Final grade in the course or Cumm. Grade on the weekly emailed student progress report to see the semester grade. 

College Credit Plus Informational Night
Basketball Games - 1/16/13
All basketball games are taking place tonight as originally scheduled:
5:00 PM - MS Boys at Waynsefied Goshen (bus departs at 3:00)
5:00 PM - MS Girls vs. Waynesfield Doshen - Old High School Gym
6:00 PM - Varsity Girls vs. Crestline - Main Gym
6:00 PM - JV Boys vs. Temple Christian - Aux Gym
7:30 PM - Varsity Boys vs. Temple Christian - Main Gym
7:30 PM - JV Girls vs. Crestline - Aux Gym
EHS Basketball players and Pep Band Members - please park in the teachers parking lot and enter the main office doors.

All other spectators - please park on the north side of the building and enter the "Comets" doors.

Events Update Saturday, 1/13/18

The show choir trip to Beavercreek has been canceled

The JV GBKB game at Cardington has been canceled

The JV/V BBKB games at Utica have been canceled

Athletic Events - Saturday 1/13

The HS Swim meet at Colonel Crawford scheduled for Saturday, 1/13/18 has been canceled and will not be made up.

The MS boys and girls basketball games against Crestline scheduled for Saturday, 1/13/18 have been rescheduled to Thursday, 2/1/18 - Girls at home, Boys at Crestline


Athletic Update 1/12

Friday, 1/12

HS Bowling - Canceled (make-up TBD)

HS BBKB - Canceled (make-up 1/16)

HS Wrestling at Marion Co. Tournament is still taking place

** REVISED** Semester Exam Schedule and Information


January 18, and 19, 2018

Elgin Events Monday, 1/8/18

ALL extracurricular events (games, meets, and practices) scheduled for Monday, 1/8/18 have been canceled due to road and weather conditions.  

Parent's Night Out & Gift Wrapping

Elgin’s Show Choir Students will be holding a Parent's Night Out and Gift Wrapping on December 22, 2017. 

EHS SLC Post Conference Survey

Click here for survey - complete this survey at the completion of your conference

Student Led Conference Video and Guidance

HOW a Student Led Conference takes place and WHAT you and your student will do during the conference.  Please click here to access the video.  We will see you at conferences next week.

Important Upcoming Athletic Dates

Monday, 10/30 - 7:00 PM  Required meeting for all MS/HS winter athletes and parents - Cafetorium

Monday, 11/6 - 7:00 PM NWCC Banquet for first team fall athletes at Ridgemont H.S.

Thursday, 11/16 - 7:00 PM Fall Sports Awards Night - Cafetorium


Picture Retakes

Picture Retakes will take place Friday, October 26th.  Retake forms are available in the MS/HS office or orders can be placed online at mylifetouch.com

The picture ID for Middle School: WP078010Y1

The picture ID for High School: WP078011Y1

School Picture Day

School Picture Day

HS Schedule and Chromebook Distribution Days

Friday, August 10th from 9-12 and 1-2:30

Monday, August 13th from 9-12, 1-2:30 and 5-7

Student must be present and all SchoolMint forms must be completed.

College and Career Day at Elgin High School

Elgin High School will be conducting the First Annual College and Career Day on Friday, February 23, 2018 with over 70 Career Presenters, 55 Career Fair participants, 30 College Fair participants along with presentations from Marion Made! and Dr. Scott Grant with Triple Threat Leadership and his social media presentation.  The following is the letter emailed to parents and guardians with information on the day.

Open Enrollment to Elgin Local Schools

Starting for the 18-19 school year, the open enrollment application will be completed onlline (elgin.schoolmint.net).  The window will open tomorrow (4/10/2018) for all Elgin students who do not live in the Elgin school district but would like to attend Elgin Local Schools next school year.

Click here for instructions to help complete the Open Enrollment Application online through SchoolMint (our online enrollment platform).

SchoolMint Online Re-Enrollment/Registration Information

In the 2018-2019 school year, all forms necessary for school will be completed online.

3rd Annual Reverse Raffle

The Elgin FB and Wrestling teams will be having their 3rd Annual Reverse Raffle at Dry Lane Construction on Saturday, 4/21.  For more information, please click here.

2018 Cometeer Yearbook Information

To order a yearbook, download order form here or get one in the office.

Seniors:  Baby ad information

Business Ad Information

2018-19 Parking Lot Changes for Middle School and High School Students
Health Clinic Reminders
  1. Each student must provide an excuse from the doctor with any orders that pertain to the school day.
  2. Medications to be given at school must have a doctor's order.
  3. Students must have correct documentation from a doctor to warrant the need/necessity for any apparatus (crutches/walking boots/wheelchairs) to be used at school


Livestock Quality Assurance at ELS

Livestock Quality Assurance will be taught to students in EHS in the Ag Room #82 on Thursday, March 1st. This is a requirement for all junior fair exhibitors who show livestock at a fair in Ohio. Contact auld_a@elginschools.org with questions.


Contact Information

Elgin High School
1150 Keener Rd. South  
Marion, OH 43302

Phone: 740.223.4300  
Fax: 740.223.4310