The 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony will be Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 8 am in the E. L. Wright Gymnasium.
Each 8th grade student will receive 2 tickets for their parents to use as they wish for the promotion ceremony. A parent may request to be added to a request list for 2 additional tickets should they become available. E. L. Wright offers a ceremony to celebrate our students promotions, however, unfortunately due to Fire Marshall Regulations, we are required to adhere to a maximum capacity in the Gym which includes students, guests, faculty and staff. Parents who request additional tickets (limit of two) will be notified if and when additional tickets are made available.
Parents, please make sure all debts have been cleared prior to your child’s ceremony. All fees must be paid prior to the ceremony.
School to Work Day: Friday, February 2, 2018
In accordance with the School to Work Opportunities Act, Richland Two has designated Friday, February 2, 2018 as School to Work Day (Job Shadowing Day) for all middle school students. You are invited to participate by taking your child to a work site. Your student’s absence from school on February 2, 2018 will be excused if the required form (on school website) is completed one week prior to the shadowing day and the student completes a 3 paragraph essay on their experience. If your student wishes to request a placement at a Richland Two elementary school, please fill out both forms and you will be notified by January 19, 2018 of your students request status via email by the elementary school representative. Hard copies of the form are available upon request. If you have multiple students here at E.L. Wright, please fill the form out for each student.
Please contact Monica Loving if you have any questions.
firstname.lastname@example.org or 736-8740 ext. 3028
E.L. Wright School-to-Work Form Link
Richland Two Elementary Shadow Request Form
This form is also available on the E.L. Wright website!
E.L. Wright Middle School’s Annual Career Fair which will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 7:30-10:20 am. This is a wonderful opportunity for our students to talk with individuals in different occupations while increasing their awareness of education and training requirements for various careers.
Classes will begin to enter the gym at 7:30 am. Students will visit the presenters on a rotation schedule.
If you are interested in attending the Career Fair as a presenter please complete the form found here. Small groups of students will stop by your table for 12-15 minutes per session. You may talk with them about your occupation, demonstrate any equipment, distribute materials, and answer questions. Please complete the form to let us know if you can participate. Please respond as soon as possible so that we may plan accordingly for this event.
If you have any questions, please contact me at 803-736-8740, extension 3028 or email me at email@example.com
Thanks so much! We look forward to hearing from you.
Monica Loving, GCDF
E.L. Wright Middle School
2740 Alpine Road
Columbia SC 29223
Students will have early dismissal on Friday, December 1st. Students will be dismissed at 10:45. There will be no aftercare that day so please make sure your child has a ride home at 10:45.
E. L. Wright Girls and Boys basketball teams will host Kelly Mill Middle School on November 29th beginning at 3 pm. The cost of admittance is $4. Come out and cheer on the Warrior Basketball Teams!
Richland District Two will hold a facilities report meeting on Wednesday, November 15th at Spring Valley High School at 6:30 pm. The meeting is open to the public and will provide information concerning school facilities. Dr. Davis is inviting parents, faculty, and community members to attend the meeting.
E. L. Wright PTO would like to remind everyone that this Tuesday, November 14th is E. L. Wright Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A on Decker Blvd. The event occurs from 5:30 to 7:30 at Chick-fil-A and the E. L. Wright Step Team will be performing to pump up the crowd. Remember you do not have to come in to support the school! You can order your meal through the drive-thru just let them know you are there for E. L. Wright!
E. L. Wright PTO would like to invite you to Spirit Night at Chic-fil-A on Decker Blvd. on Nov. 14th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Hope to see you there!
Are you interested in creating videos? Are you interested in telling a story? Then the Richland Two Film Festival is for you!
Entry and permission forms are due by December 1st!