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Mr. Michael Malcom
Middle School Principal


Elgin Middle School
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Greetings Comet Families! Here are the EMS announcements for the week of 10/22/18:


It will be a busy few weeks here at EMS!  Please email me or call with any questions or clarifications. 

- The end of the 1st Nine Weeks is this Friday, October 26th. 

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

The picture ID for Middle School: WP078010Y1

- EMS will have a dance this Friday, October 26th in the main gym from 12p - 2:30p.  The cost of admission is $5 and students must have all work completed in order to attend.  Students need to wear school appropriate clothing and shoes that do not scratch/scuff the gym floor.  

- Elgin Middle School is having an attendance competition!  The Homeroom with the highest attendance percentage for the month of October (1-25th) will get into the dance for free! 

- Any student going on the Washington DC trip - There will be an informational meeting Monday, October 29th at 6pm in the cafetorium.  

- 8th grade students attending the Washington DC trip, October 31-November 3, the itinerary for the trip and list of guidelines can be found here:


- Parent Teacher Conferences will take place November 5th (4-8p), November 7th (4-7p) and November 8th (7:30-9:30a).  Elgin Middle School will have team conferences, where you will meet with the grade level team at one time. You can sign up for conferences via SignUpGenius:

- There will be a meeting for any 7th or 8th Grade cheerleader interested in cheering this Tuesday, October 23rd at 6p in the cafetorium.  

- Please remind students to charge their chromebooks every evening.

October / November Events: 
- 10/26/18 - Last day of 1st Quarter 

- 10/26/18 - EMS Dance - $5

- 10/26/18 - Picture Retakes - Forms in Office 

- 10/31/18 - 8th Grade DC Trip 

- 11/5/18 - Parent Teacher Conferences - 4p-8p 

- 11/7/18 - Parent Teacher Conferences - 4p-7p

- 11/8/18 - Parent Teacher Conferences - 7:30a - 9:30a 

- 11/9/18 - No School 

- 11/13/18 - EMS Choir Veteran's Day Concert - 6:30p 

- 11/20/18 - 7th Grade Field Trip to Ohio State 

- 11/21 - 11/23 - Thanksgiving Break - No School 


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