Special Events


Besides field trips, Elm Middle School students also participate in special events that are directly connected to the curriculum. Special activities planned for 2019-20 include the following:

Snowflake | September 2019
Activites throughout the day organized and led by EPHS student group Snowflake

Diversity Day | October 2019
Activities throughout the school day at Elm, including guest speakers

Chicago Wolves Game | January 2020
Includes bus and admission to game

EPHS Musical | March 2020
Attendance at Elmwood Park High School’s annual spring musical production

Civil War Day | April 2020
Activities throughout the school day, including guest speakers and an assembly speaker

Olympic Day | May 2019
Activities throughout the school day at Elm and awards


Permission Forms


The permission form that parents must sign for field trips also gives permission to students to participate in these and other special events. Please download the form appropriate for you:

► 7th-Grade Field Trip Permission Form | 2019-20
8th-Grade Field Trip Permission Form | 2019-20

At the start of each school year the Elm administration sends parents a list of planned activities and field trips. Whatever costs are associated with special activities are included in the total field-trip cost for each student.