Elm News & Announcements

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The 2019 EPHS Fall Musical, "Once on This Island," includes Elm student Zoe Rice in two roles. The show will be performed Friday, Saturday and Sunday (Nov. 1-3).

For the second straight year, the Elm girls won the Leyden-Norwood Athletic Conference title. But this time they also had the top individual runner, Lauren Scheidt. Go, Cougars!

Led by two runners in the top 10, the Elm boys cross country team emerged as conference runners-up at this year's LNAC Meet. Congrats on a great season, Cougars!

The Cougars defeated Mannheim 11-4 in the Leyden-Norwood Athletic Conference Tournament at Rosemont, giving them a 21-1 record over the last two years.

The Cougars advanced to the third-place game in the Leyden-Norwood Tournament, and ended an encouraging season in fourth-place after a hard-fought loss to Lincoln.

In "Operation Genius," students in grades 6-12 may tackle any problem they want. The best ideas and solutions will be presented March 12 in a community event at EPHS.

The Illinois State Board of Education has recognized District 401 with three major awards in the 2019 Those Who Excel program, which celebrates excellence in education.

As proud family members looked on, the latest group of Elm inductees entered the ranks of the prestigious National Junior Honor Society in a ceremony held April 30.

Congratulations to Nicole Taha, who was among an elite group of area students honored this week as a 2019 School Citizen of the Year (SCOTY) winner!

With spring officially here, it's time to prepare for Elm Middle School's traditional end-of-year events for our graduating 8th graders. Check inside for more info.