School Attendance Prior to a Contest, Activity or Practice

Students - Athletes must attend at least a half day of school to be eligible for practice and a full day of school in order to be eligible for competition that same day.  No Student-Athlete is to participate in competition or practice on the same day of receiving an unexcused absence.

Excused Absence and or Tardy to be determined by building principal include:

Elgin School District Academic Eligibility

All extracurricular participants will be academically checked at mid-quarter, quarter, and semester.  All participants must be passing all classes to be eligible.  Students determined to be ineligible at a grade check time will be ineligible for the entire week following the grade check.  Students shall become eligible for participation again when they are considered to be making satisfactory progress.  To be considered for satisfactory progress a student must be showing effort and making improvement towards earning a passing grade.

OSAA Academic Eligibility

OSAA academic eligibility rules require that the semester prior to participating in any extracurricular activity each student is required to have passed the equivalent of five academic classes (five credits), and to be making satisfactory progress toward meeting graduation requirements.  In addition, according to Elgin School District academic eligibility rules, those not enrolled in seven classes shall not be allowed to continue participation.  During wrestling and basketball season when the semester falls during the season, Elgin School District academic eligibility rules will b

Student Extra-curricular Activities Participation Handbook

Elgin Middle/High School

The extracurricular activities at Elgin School District #23 are a part of the total education program.  We see athletics, FBLA, FFA, Math Contests, etc., as extensions of our district curriculum that can provide students, who elect to participate, an opportunity to perform at a higher skill level athletically and academically.

Extracurricular Drug Testing


Controlled Substance: Any substance considered illegal by Oregon Statute or which is controlled by the Food and Drug Administration.
Extracurricular Participant:


2014-2015 At a Glance


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School Board

School Board Members Needed

The Elgin School District has a vacancy for two Board Member positions.

  • Zone #3 and for residents who live outside the Elgin City Limits.
  • Zone #1 and for residents who live in the Elgin City Limits.

If you are interested, please send a letter of intent to:

  • PO Box 68, Elgin, OR 97827

For further information, please contact the district office at 437-1211. If no answer, please leave a message and we will return your call.

Elgin Alumni

You are cordially invited to attend the 103rd Annual Elgin High School Alumni Banquet to be held at the Stella Mayfield Gym, Saturday, June 14, 2014. The social hour begins at 4:30 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m. If you register early, dinner will cost $15 per person. After June 1 the cost will be $17. Proceeds go to the scholarship fund and other expenses.