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Elgin Middle School

Weekly Messenger 9/25/17

Greetings Comet Families! Here are the EMS announcements for the week of 9/25/17:


  • After School Tutoring will begin this week for students in Grades 7 & 8.  Any student who needs extra help, a quiet place to work, or access to the internet is encouraged to come. Students can ride the elementary bus home at 3:30.
    • Mondays - 7th Grade w/ Mrs. Phelps
    • Tuesdays - 8th Grade w/ Mrs. Slone 
    • Wednesdays - 7th Grade w/ Mrs. Creviston
      • 6th Grade is still working on a day for tutoring
  • Elgin Local Schools will conduct a State Mandated Safety Drill this Wednesday at 10am. 
  • Elgin Local will not be in session on Friday, October 6th due to Staff Professional Development. 
  •  All students in grades 6-8 are invited to join a robotics club for Elgin Middle School. Robotics includes building a robot from scratch then programming, driving, and competing with your robot.  Students will be in a team of 2 - 5 members.  VEX IQ Robotics stresses collaboration (teamwork) as well as competition.  Students will meet after school from 2:30-3:30 Monday through Thursday in the DMC.  Starting Monday, September 25th.  (You do not have to attend everyday.) 
  • Parent Teacher Conferences are fast approaching (November 6, 7 & 9)  and we would like to hear from you!  What are some ideas you have for improving the time you spend with your child's teacher?  Please understand that we may not be able to make your ideas happen, but we will certainly try!  Thank you in advance for your thoughtful feedback!
  • The 7th Grade has started an Instagram page - You can follow them on Instagram @7thgradecomets

  • Events for the week of 9/25/17 :

    • 9/25 - EMS Volleyball @ Riverside 

    • 9/28 - EMS Football vs. Ridgemont 

    • 9/28 - EMS Volleyball @ Crestline 

    • 9/30 - EMS CC @ NU - 9a 

  • Please complete the online student registration in SchoolMint. This year at Elgin we are starting the process of online enrollment/registration.   All forms necessary for school will now be completed online.  You are now able to complete all forms before the start of school.  Please click on the banner below to get started.  You can use your smartphone with the SchoolMint mobile app(  App Store - Google Play) or computer to complete all the necessary forms.

  • Just a reminder regarding grades 6-12 attendance policy. Students may only miss up to 5 days per quarter.  Absences beyond 5 days that are not super excused (Dr. Note/Court/Funeral) will result in failure of that quarter.
  • Please remind students to bring their charged chromebooks to school every day.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at 740-223-4300 if you have any questions.

Have a great week and as always #GoComets


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Elgin Middle School
1200 Keener Rd. South
Marion, OH 43302

Phone: 740.223.4300
Fax: 740.223.4310
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