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Chicken BBQ to Support Elida Band Boosters

Elida student band members are selling tickets for a summer Harlan Chicken BBQ! The BBQ is Wednesday, July 19th from 4:30-7:00pm in the High School Commons. Mark your calendar now!  Tickets are just $8 and funds help support the band throughout the year. Eat in or carry-out. You can also contact Diane Bloom at dbloom@elida.k12.oh.us or Judy Long at jmlgingerbread@aol.com to get tickets. Thanks for your support! 

Youth Cheerleading Camp

Elida High School cheerleaders are hosting a cheerleading camp this summer. On July 22nd, from 9:00 am -1:00 pm in the High School Main Gym. Cost is $40. Anyone pre-school -6th grade. Participants receive a t-shirt, and get in free to the Elida Competition the following week on July 29th and perform the chant and dance they will learn. 

Return the attached FLYER and payment to the High School Office by July 8th. 

Cheerleading Camp

Attention 5th & 6th grade girls: The Elida high school cheerleaders are hosting a youth cheer camp this summer.  It will be at the High School on July 22nd from 9-1:00 pm.  Please stop in the middle school office to pick up a flyer.

Diamond Dogs Paver Project

Would you like to help support Elida Baseball and be a part of the rich history of beautiful Ed Sandy Field? Are you looking for a great graduation gift?  Paver bricks are being sold that will be located behind the field. 4x8 or 8x8 bricks are available. These pavers are a great way to recognize a player, coach or fan, past and present, and would make a great graduation memorial gift! Let’s support our team and enhance the finest baseball facilities in Northwest Ohio: “The Ed.” Use this order form or contact Mark Miller at mark@elida.k12.oh.us.THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT! 



Summer Break is almost here! After a few weeks you may be looking for something to do and there are numerous options in the area for students to enjoy! From YMCA activities, Playground programs, The Elida Elementary Library program, Regal $1 Movies, Westgate Bowling, Metro Parks, Lima Library program, and more! Check out the attached "Summer Activity" listing to get some great ideas for great activities this summer. 


There are extra yearbooks for sale in the middle school office for $20. Checks can be made out to Elida Middle School.

Lady Dawgs Basketball Camp

The 2017 Elida Lady Dawgs Basketball Camp will be held 
June 27th and 28th from 9am-1pm in The Fieldhouse. 
Girls entering 3rd thru 8th grade.
Look for the pink fliers that will be passed out at the elementary and junior high the week of May 15th.You can email head coach- Chrissy Billiter for more info or the forms:

Substitute Teaching

Did you know that if you have a bachelors degree that you can qualify to be a substitute teacher?  Being a substitute teacher pays $95 per day.  For more information call the Central Office at 419-331-4155

Bulldog Basketball Camp

For any Elida Boys entering 3rd-7th grade, there will be a Basketball Camp on June 5th, 6th and 7th from 9:00-11:30 am in the Fieldhouse. 2017 Regional Runner Up coaching staff and returning high school players will be ready to put their expertise to work for you. Registration is June 5th at 8:30 am. Fee is $35. Use the attached form/waiver to apply. Enrollment will be limited. APPLICATION

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Elida student safety is a top priority!

Call 1-844-SaferOH 

to anonymously report student safety threats to school officials and law enforcement. 


Drop-off and Pick-up Changes

Elida Middle School has been looking at how to reduce the congestion on Sunnydale Rd. and improve safety for students, staff, and community. A new traffic pattern plan has been developed to reduce some of the road congestion.  

PBIS Recognition PBIS Award

Elida Middle School Social Worker Charissa Langstaff, and Librarian Trisha Smith, represented Elida Middle School staff and students in receiving a Bronze Medal Award for PBIS implementation this school year.  The bronze medal is the highest award the building was eligible for as a first year participant.  The award was presented by the Ohio State Support Team at their annual PBIS Showcase.  PBIS stands for Positive Behavior Interventions and Support and includes building initiatives such as CIA slips, Positive Referral Forms, the building behavioral matrix, and Team Day activities.  BE A BULLDOG!

2016-2017 Supply Lists
Office Hours: 6:45-3:30

The Elida Middle School PTO is looking for volunteers to help out with activities at the middle school.  Contact PTO President Cindy Unruh at  elidamiddlepto@yahoo.com

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Washington, DC Tour

Elida 8th grade students who travelled to Washington, DC are having an amazing time and experiencing American history firsthand. Students are posing for many pictures posted on Social Media and the chaperones wanted in on the fun, too! The group returns back to Lima  Saturday morning.  chaperones

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Elida, OH 45807
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