History in Action @ Elko, 3/2

February 27, 2017


Course Selection for 2017-2018

February 6, 2017

Information regarding the selection of courses for the 2017-2018 school year is now available on the Elko School Counseling website, at http://blogs.henrico.k12.va.us/elkocounseling/course-selection/. The selection window is open from February 6th to February 17th.

VIDEO: Interactive Museum

February 2, 2017


As part of their study of ancient religions in World History, students created an interactive museum to showcase what they have learned. Click here to watch the video.

Elko PTSA Father/Daughter Dance, 2/17

January 30, 2017



2017-2018 Transition Meeting/Curriculum Fairs

January 25, 2017

5th graders: ready to learn more about Elko? Come to our Rising 6th Grade Transition Meeting/Curriculum Fair, this evening (1/25) from 5:45 to 7pm!

For our current students, Elko’s Rising 7th & 8th Grade Transition Meeting/Curriculum Fair will be held tomorrow (1/26) from 5:45 to 6:45pm. Explore your options for 2017-18!

Elko PTSA Winter Celebration Dance, 12/9

December 9, 2016


Eagles Weekly Newsletter is here!

December 6, 2016

The Eagles Weekly Newsletter is a summary of the upcoming scheduled activities and events around Elko Middle School. Learn more about all that we do on a weekly basis by going to Resources > Eagles Weekly Newsletter, or saving the following link: http://elko.henricoschools.us/eagles-weekly-newsletter/.

Feedback on Middle School Young Scholar Academies

November 21, 2016

Henrico County Public Schools wants your feedback on the idea of new “Young Scholar Academies” at the middle school level. These academies, slated to open in 2018, would offer a special focus for students to explore a specific interest, gift, talent, or skill. Please click here to take a brief, 2-3 minute survey, to let us know what kind of academies you think would be most appealing to our students: http://vovici.com/wsb.dll/s/b581g59b5a. The survey will be open until Nov. 28. Paper surveys are available upon request at the school.

Tome la encuesta en línea de las escuelas medias en español: http://vovici.com/wsb.dll/s/b581g59bd0.

Student-led Parent-Teacher Conferences, 11/15

November 14, 2016

Elko will hold Student-led Parent Teacher Conferences on Tuesday, November 15th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sign-up forms were sent home this past Wednesday, November 8th. If you did not receive a sign-up form please click the link below for a copy. We are happy to schedule a conference for you with teachers on a different date if you are unable to attend on the 15th. Students are asked to attend these conferences.


2017-2018 International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program Information

October 3, 2016

The International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IBMYP) is a comprehensive curriculum for students who are highly motivated and who have demonstrated the ability to achieve academically. In addition to a well-rounded selection of courses, students focus on developing a wide variety of skills to help them think critically, organize carefully, communicate appropriately and reflect purposefully.

IBMYP applications for the 2017-2018 school year are currently available to 6th grade students!

IB Middle Years Program Information Sessions

  • @ Fairfield Middle School on Thursday, October 13, 2016
    • 1st session: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Gymnasium
    • 2nd session: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Gymnasium
  • @ Moody Middle School on Thursday, October 20, 2016
    • 1st session: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Gymnasium
    • 2nd session: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Gymnasium
  • @ Tuckahoe Middle School on Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    • 1st session: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Auditorium
    • 2nd session: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Auditorium

Please contact Mrs. Hall in School Counseling with any questions you might have regarding the application process at Elko Middle.


5901 Elko Road, Sandston, VA 23150
Phone (804) 328-4110 | Fax (804) 328-4115
School Hours: 8:35 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Half-day dismissal time: 12:10 p.m.

School Administration:
Dominique Friend, Principal
Sheryl Doswell, Associate Principal
Treena Leecost, Assistant Principal
Pamela Parker, Assistant Principal