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Elida Local Schools Newsletter

DECEMBER 4, 2020

Basketball Games to be Live Streamed by WOSN: Tonight vs. Spencerville, Saturday vs. Delphos St. Johns

You can watch this weekend's Boys JV & Varsity Basketball games (Fri., Dec. 4th & Sat., Dec. 5th) as they are livestreamed by WOSN. Tonight's game is streaming for Spencerville at app.wosn.tv with the audio broadcast coming from zsports. Cost is $7.

On Saturday, the Elida JV and Varsity boys games against Delphos St. Johns is also $7 to watch both games. JV tip-off is at 6:00 pm.
Your purchase to Saturday's games supports our Elida Athletic Department and athletes! Thank you! Use this LINK for both nights.

Class of 2012 graduate Signs with the WWE

Elida Class of 2012 graduate Zachary Green is a professional wrestler and has signed with the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) on Dec. 2,2020. He will begin training at the Performance Center in Orlando, FL.

Green, 26, who wrestles under the name Zachary Wentz or “Wentz” is a former MMA fighter, who has previously wrestled around the world. He has won numerous matches including being named the “Rockstar Pro Wrestling” Champion and “CZW (Combat Zone Wrestling) Wired” Champion. He is widely known for his tag-team competition with fellow wrestler Dezmond Xavier and are the current PWG (Pro-Wrestling Guerrilla) World Tag Team Champions.

Green’s former wrestling coach at Elida High School Mr. Kevin Bowers says was always a good student, reliable and resourceful. “He was an exceptional student athlete at Elida and was a leader on the team while wrestling at Elida High School. He has tons of natural talent I’ve followed his career and not surprised at all that he’s made it this far.”

Band Spirit Wear Order Ends Today!

If you'd like to order a spirit wear item to support the Elida Band musicians check out this link to order. Today is the last day to order. Thanks for your support!

Designer Purse Raffle Virtual Drawing is this Monday, Dec. 7--Get your tickets

Don't miss the chance to get a designer purse in the Virtual Designer Purse Raffle. The drawing is live this Monday evening live at 8 pm on the Elida Local School Bands Facebook Page. You can still puchase tickets- get all the details on this flyer and thank for your support and good luck!

Purchase a Winter Sports Program

The Elida Winter Sports Programs are on sale for just $3 in the High School Activities Office. These high -gloss programs include photos, students bios and schedules, info. on all the winter sports teams and messages from our community sponsors.

Thanks for supporting Elida Athletics & student athletes. Call 419-331-2580.

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"Joseph" Postponed Until March

The Elida Theater performance of "Joseph" has been postponed until March 18-21, 2021.

  • Those who have tickets for Joseph can hold onto them and trade them for tickets to the March performance;
  • Turn in your tickets for a credit voucher for either Joseph or to the Addams Family show in June 2021;
  • Refund option: Return your tickets & a check for the amount of purchase will be sent to you.
  • Donation to the theater program; having lost money with the cancellations.

Dates to arrange exchanges will be announced soon. Please contact Rhonda Bargerstock with questions rbargerstock@elida.k12.oh.us

Scholarships Linked on School Website

Reminder for Seniors attending college after graduation: There are numerous scholarships listed on the Scholarships page of the school website. The list is updated frequently, so be sure to check it out for future opportunities. Deadlines to apply vary. SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Middle School Toys for Tots Collections

To celebrate the Ohio State v Mich game, and in support of Toys for Tots, next Monday through Friday, we will be collecting toys in the middle school. Students can bring in a brand new toy and enter their name for a chance to win a $25 gift card. Each donation is good for a chance to win. On Wednesday, students can wear their favorite team hat. On Thursday, team colors, and on Friday a favorite team jersey or sweatshirt. Thanks for your help supporting Toys for Tots!

Schoology Sign-Up

As the end of the second nine weeks is rapidly approaching, we want to remind Parents/Guardians to log into SCHOOLOGY and check your child's grades. Through Schoology, you have the ability to view grades, assignments, and attendance anytime you like. In addition, you can set notifications to receive weekly updates. Don't have an account? Instructions for creating a Schoology account and managing settings can be found under "Parent Resources" on the district's website linked here

Audible Free

During the COVID crisis, Audible is providing some of their books for free. There are books for early readers and teen readers appropriate books. Right now, students can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across eight different languages. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.

Check out the library on the LINK to see the variety of books.

Parents Reminder: Keep Your Contact Information Current

DId your phone number change? Or your E-mail?

Remember, it's important to keep your contact information up-to-date so you can be reached through the Bulldog Text and Voice Alerts System. Alerts keep you informed by the district regarding delays, cancellations and other reminders.

If your phone number, e-mail or your EMERGENCY CONTACT'S information has CHANGED, be sure to let us know. You can e-mail bulldogalert@elida.k12.oh.us with the new details. You can also call the offices, too. Thank you.

CALENDAR

DECEMBER

15 School Board Meeting 7:00 pm High School Community Room

15 High School Choir Concert -Facebook at 7:30 pm

22 Two Hour Early Release

23-JAN. 4 Christmas Break

JANUARY

5 School resumes

18 No School Martin Luther King, Jr. Day