Information on Elgin Schools

Information Sessions Scheduled about Potential High School Restructuring

The Elgin School District is exploring the possibility of restructuring our current high school. We are looking at transitioning our students in grades 7 and 8 to the high school for classes on a full-time basis. If you are interested in receiving more information about that possible transition, you can visit with Superintendent Mrs. Greif at one of three Information Sessions open to the public:

Tuesday, February 21  4:00 PM
Thursday, February 23  9:00 AM and 6:00 PM

All sessions will be conducted at the District Office.

Nominations for 2017 Crystal Apple Awards Now Open

Nominations for the 2017 Crystal Apple “Excellence in Education” Awards are now open. These awards recognize outstanding individuals in the education field who are dedicated to the success of students.

Those eligible are employees in any of the InterMountain Education Service District's (IMESD) 18 component school districts in Morrow, Umatilla and Union counties. Crystal Apple Awards can be given to principals, assistant principals, teachers, paraeducators, office staff, maintenance staff and other district staff.

Information About School Delays/Closures

With the arrival of winter weather, we would like to remind parents/families about our district policy. If school is delayed or closed, the information is posted by 6:00 AM on:

  • District Website
  • Automated calling system
  • Regional media outlets (newspaper online, radio, Portland & Tri-Cities tv stations)

If no notice is posted, school is running on regular schedule.

Students Invited to Technology Expo in March

Do you know a student interested in technology? Students in 8th through 12th grades across eastern Oregon are invited to the IMESD's annual STEP Technology Expo on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande. This FREE event is from 8 AM to 4:30 PM at EOU. Transportation will be provided to students from their school district (details are currently being determined).

The Expo is an opportunity for students to immerse themselves in hands-on technology fun and learn more about school-to-career opportunities in the technology field.

2016-17 Information

Stella Mayfield

District

About Elgin, Oregon

Elgin is nestled at the foot of the Blue Mountains on the northern edge of the Grande Ronde Valley. It is within 20 minutes north of driving time of La Grande, the site of Eastern Oregon University. Both La Grande and Eastern provide outstanding cultural and education opportunities for Elgin residents.

Approximately 2,000 citizens reside in the growing Elgin community. Many community members actively participate in school programs and provide continued support for school activities.

Elgin citizens, including school staff, work together to build a supportive community. Activities include:

  • Youth Sports Programs
  • Public Library
  • Community Center
  • Swimming Pool
  • Booster Club
  • Nine Churches

For more information about our community and the city of Elgin, visit www.visitelginoregon.com or click below:

 Elgin City Panoramic

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