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Drone Image of the Elementary Construction Site
Drone Image of the Elementary Construction Site
Thank You! Our Elementary PTO Board team : Jill Coppler, April Shattuck and Rebecca Ellinger
Elementary students jump for joy! We get a new school!
Elementary Groundbreaking Ceremony September 8, 2019
Elida Board Member Pat Schymanski LOVES to Read to students
Read Campaign: Mrs. Siefker loves to read!
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984 Reasons Why! 984 THANK YOU's from Elida Elementary

News & Announcements

Summer Library Program To-Go Kits

This year's library program is a little different than previous years. We are providing To-Go Reading and Activity Packets for our students PK-6 grades.FLYER.  Each week, packets will be available with reading activities, arts/crafts and STEM challenges.Here are the dates/times for pick-up in front of Elida Elementary School: Wed., June 10, Wed., June 17 & Wed., June 24th from 10 am-11 am. Drive- up in front of the elementary & library staff will bring the Free packets to you! First Come First Serve Basis.  This publication funded in part through a federal institute of Museum & Library Services LSTA grant awarded by the State Library of Ohio. 

School District Closure Extended Through June 30, 2020

By order of the Ohio Health Department, the closure of school buildings, facilities, and activities has been extended through June 30, 2020. For the purpose of clarity, this closure includes all activities inside school buildings and on outside athletic facilities. It includes high school activities/sports all the way down through youth sports

Kindergarten 2020-21 Registration

A child who will be 5 years of age on or before August 1, 2020 and lives in the Elida Local School district is eligible to attend Kindergarten classes at Elida Elementary School. Please use this link to access Online Registration Forms to register your child. You can also use traditional paper forms to print, fill out and mail to the Central Office. Print- out Registration Forms (please note that the screening dates are not applicable due to COVID-19)  

4.1.2020 School Closure Update

Please read the SCHOOL CLOSURE UPDATE from Superintendent Mengerink with information regarding grading, school work, testing, events and other items.  

3-18-2020 Superintendent Mengerink Update

Please read this message from Supt. Mengerink regarding the process of Online Learning, staff assistance and working hours and other updates. If you have questions/problems logging into Schoology, please e-mail

3-18-2020 Food Distribution for Elida Students

Elida will distribute meals to students beginning on Monday, March 23rd. Please read this LETTER from Supt. Mengerink with complete details. 

3-18-2020 Building Offices Closed until Further Notice

As of March 18th, offices are now closed until further notice. Please do not place a call to the buildings as those calls will go unanswered. Your best source of getting assistance is your child’s teacher(s)

Elementary Survey Results

In December of 2019, we reached out to parents and guardians to learn more about their experiences in Elida Schools. The results of this important feedback will be used to help further enhance the climate and culture in our schools. We value open communication with families and thank you for being part of the Elida Bulldog team. The results from the elementary are linked here.  ELEMENTARY SURVEY RESULTS