The next 6th grade school dance will be held on November 3rd, with the 7th and 8th grade dance on November 10th. Both begin at 3:30pm, end at 5:30pm, and cost $3.00 to enter, with concessions $1.00 each.
Any student that joins the PTSA by November 1st will receive a free slice of pizza and a drink at the dance! Membership is only $6.00.
Learn more about the activities of the PTSA by catching up with their newsletter!
Attention all interested 6th graders:
All prospective International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IBMYP) students and parents are invited to join us on October 19, 2017 in the Fairfield Middle School Gymnasium. Session One will run from 5:00-6:00pm, and Session Two from 6:00-7:00pm. Each session begins with an introduction to the IB program, with a tour to follow the presentation. There will be no make-up sessions, so please take advantage of the Fall IBMYP Information Session and Open House at Fairfield Middle School!
Applications for the IBMYP program are now available in the School Counseling department; please see Ms. Hawash with any questions!
Students in Health & PE periods 1, 2, 3, & 4 will have their school pictures taken tomorrow, September 19th, during PE class.
Students in Health & PE periods 5, 6, 7, & 8 will have their school pictures taken on Wednesday, September 20th, during PE classes.
Parents can pay for their child’s pictures online by going to http://www.strawbridge.net/order-online/ and entering code 109552.
Don’t forget that Back to School Night is tomorrow, September 19th, starting at 5:30pm. See you there!
Fall sports tryouts continue through Friday, September 8th for Football, Boys’ Soccer, Girls’ Basketball, and Girls’ Tennis. If you obtained your sports physical on 9/7, you are still welcome to try out for the team!
Elko Middle School is using an alternating day calendar this year, where class periods will follow a regular pattern. During days designated as Day 1, students will go to periods 1 through 4; on Day 2, periods 5 through 8. Tuesday, September 5th, will begin this pattern as a Day 1. Please see the attached document for a visual reference.
It’s that time of the year again! School is about to start, so get ready by paying your school fees and collecting your schedule before the first day! (more…)
On Monday, August 21st from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Elko MS will host Eagle Camp, our annual, rising 6th grade, transition program. Eagle Camp is a great opportunity for students to meet other students, tour our school, learn about expectations, meet some of our teachers and staff, learn to open combination locks, figure out how to read a schedule, learn tips for organization/study skills, and learn about the social scene in middle school. Other important information is provided on the registration form, so please read it carefully.
Please remember, registration forms are due to Elko Middle School no later than Monday, August 14th! Please mail or fax forms to:
Elko Middle School
Attn: Eagle Camp
5901 Elko Rd, Sandston, VA 23150
Phone: (804) 328-4111/Fax: (804) 328-3942
The Elko Middle School staff looks forward to seeing you in August!