Rockey will represent Washington State and compete at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind. October 19-22, 2016. The competition includes Rockey submitting a resume, job application, follow up letter, and cover letter, along with participating in a job fair, personal interviews, and telephone interview.
Congratulations to the EHS Powerlifting Team. On Saturday May 14th the Powerlifting team traveled to Snohomish for a State Powerlifting competition. The squad sent 7 girls and 13 boys. Elma had 10 medalists at the end of the day: Wesley Allen 123lb State Champ, Washington State Outstanding lifter in all classes, and set a record on deadlift, Dylan Bennet 165lb 2nd place, Cody Sutherby 148lb 4th place, Donovan Bieker 148lb 5th place, Dannan Rosenlund 123lb 6th place, Maddi Clark 105lb 2nd place, Corrina Torres UNL 3rd place, Christina Richards 181lb 5th place, Tawni Heller 132lb 6th place, and Mariah Allen 123lb 6th place. Congratulations to these athletes and a big Thank you to the 2 coaches that make it happen, Coach Chris Henry and Coach Ron Clark. Way to go Eagles.
Elma FFA competed in 16 of the 20 different state competitions with 27 members. Elma FFA captured six top 8 finalist placings. Paige Kershaw placed third in Extemporaneous Speaking and Agricultural Communications advanced to the finals and took fourth place. Aidan Troy placed third and Mikhaela Nelson placed ninth individually. Farm Business Management placed sixth as a team. Nate Mueller was tenth individual. Parliamentary Procedure placed fifth overall and captured first in the written test. The FARM (Forestry, Agriculture, Resource Management) Team placed sixth.
The following guidelines approved by our school board for our students to decorate their mortarboards (graduation caps) for the graduation ceremony on June 11th. *No feathers, lights, streamers or items hanging off the side of the cap. *The tassel must still be moveable during the ceremony, and it may not be decorated or modified. *Glitter is allowed, but please make sure it is glued securely onto the cap *Topics should be school appropriate, words should be celebratory If a cap is determined to be unacceptable, the student will not be allowed to walk in the ceremony. Caps will be checked at 12:15 on the day of graduation.
The Elma Girls Fastpitch team finished in 3rd place in the Evergreen 1A league and head to a 1st round District playoff game against the Trico league 2nd place team, Castle Rock. The Eagles will play Castle Rock on Wed May 18 at Borst Park in Centralia at 12:00pm. Please come out and support our Lady Eagles as they vie for a state berth. Go Eagles.
Nate Mueller won the Insurance & Risk Management Event, Tahni McGaughy placed 2nd in Job Interview, and the Parliamentary Procedure Team won the State Championship with Paige Kershaw, Nate Mueller, Jacob Perez, and Mickey Velasco. All will travel and compete at the National FBLA Conference in Atlanta, GA June 27-July 3.
Elma Career & Technical Education programs provide student enterprises to teach business and apply a variety of skills. Students create and sale a multitude of items from jewelry, flower arrangements, to coffee. Elma student enterprises include: Early Bird Cafe, Flower Shop, Sign Shop, T-shirt Shop, Commercial Art, Eagle Engraving, Horticulture Greenhouse, Yearbook, and Sports Medicine.
All students who belong to a club, activity, or sport at Elma High School MUST pay this membership fee. This fee assists with covering costs associated to hosting the club, activity, or sport. Additionally you get into all home games for FREE! and receive discounts on a variety of events. Pay Today! See Kendis Goldsmith at the Fiscal Office.
By providing learning opportunities through engaging and positive experiences, we empower all individuals to be respectful, competent, responsible citizens who value education as a lifelong process.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM FFA Banquet
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 7pm Track Banquet-commons
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7pm Track Awards Banquet