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September 20th, 2018

HOMECOMING TOMORROW NIGHT: BLACKOUT!

Show Your Elida Spirit! WEAR BLACK!

Game vs. Wapakoneta at 7:00 pm GO DAWGS!

See the Homecoming Court

Freshmen: McKenzie Savill and Hassan Bolden, Sophomores: Marley Savill and Dawson Kendall, Juniors: Jada Simpson and Ridiq Dameron, Seniors: Hayleigh Bacome, Jency Jenkins, Grace Earl, Naudia Frieson, Kianna McGee, Devin Baker, Bailey Gibson, Billy Jahnz, Arzaiah Little, and Noah Adcock, and the crowning of The King & Miss Elida Rose

Hear the "BULLDAWG JAM" before the Game

The “Bulldawg Jam” takes place before every Elida home football game @ 6:00 in the Fieldhouse. At the “Bulldawg Jam” you’ll enjoy all the pregame music, a sneak peak of the halftime show, an exhilarating percussion show and maybe even some of your EHS Marching band favorites. The performance will conclude by 6:30, plenty of time for you to get to Kraft Stadium to enjoy another Elida win!!

Helping those in need at Homecoming

We're looking forward to the Homecoming Game. It is also a chance for us to support those in need. There are two important opportunities for you to consider to help: Todd Elwer, Head of Maintenance at Elida, was in a serious automobile accident on Saturday night. The cheerleaders will be collecting monetary donations during half-time that will be given to his wife to help with transportation to Columbus as they have 4 young children at home and help with hotel accommodations and meals. We'll collect at the concession windows as well. Please keep Todd and his entire family in your prayers. Also, The Basement Doctor will be at the game collecting canned food and/or monetary donations for the Mid Ohio Food Bank. Bring your items for a chance to spin their wheel. Thank you..Elida Spirit is Generosity.

SPIRIT WEEK FUN!

1977-78 Foreign Exchange Student Returns to Elida!

Travelling from Belgium to Florida and then here to Elida, 1977-78 Foreign Exchange student Mr. Geert Lommée is here to visit with his homestay family and attend homecoming and the 40th Class Reunion of the Class of 1978. He has fond memories of his time spent here as an exchange student. Learn more about Geert in this video and hear about his love of Kewpee! https://youtu.be/Sr9G5utH1to

PaySchools Central Reminder

Elida uses Payschool Central for your cafeteria payments and other school fees. (we no longer use PayForIt) The link to PaySchools is on the school website under Form & Links. https://payschoolscentral.com/#/user/login

Golf Scramble Raises $2,671 for Scholarships

Thank you to the teams and sponsors of this year's Elida Foundation Golf Scramble. It was a beautiful day and we raised $2,671 for student scholarships! Thank you to our 9 teams who played: Buetner/Sarno, T&D Interiors, David Burtchin, Darren Sharp, Bob O'Connor, Randy Lawley, Steve Boroff, Joel Parker & Julie Simmons. Thank you to our sponsors: Creps Insurance, Elida Breakfast Club, Mr. & Mrs. Pat Schymanski, First Federal Bank. The Flower Loft, Metzger Financial, Garmann/Miller Architects, Superior Credit Union, Citizens National Bank, Mike & Faith Cummings, Elford Inc., Raabe Ford, T&D Interiors, Allan Nott Honda, Tocuhstone CPM, Tom Ahl, Siferd-Orians Funeral Home, The Curry Family, Dr. Jon & Brenda Stocker, Double Eagle Golf & Lima Sporting Goods.

Fun with Physics!

Mrs. Cluts' Physics class had fun with rockets on Tuesday. Students launched compressed air rockets and collected data to be analyzed to determine quantities such as: height and initial velocity of the rockets.

THE READ CAMPAIGN

STUDENT PICTURES: HIGH SCHOOL NEXT TUES., SEPT. 25th

Dates to Remember

Homecoming Dance Sat., Sept. 22nd 8:00-11:00pm HS Commons

NO SCHOOL Teacher's Prof. Dev. Day Mon., September 24th

8th grade Washington, DC Mtg.,Oct. 10th, 7:00-8:00 pm Middle School Commons

Parent/Teacher Conferences High School Oct. 10th, 5:00-9:00 pm

High School Fall Choir Concert Oct. 15th, 7:30 pm Auditorium

Elementary Book Fair October 22-26th Parent Night is Oct. 24th 4-7 pm

Two Hour Delay Monday, October 29th Staff Professional Development