E. L. Wright School Spirit Night at Chick-Fila on Decker Blvd. September 24th

The E. L. Wright PTO would like to invite friends and family of E. L. Wright to the Chick-Fila Spirit Night on Tuesday, September 24th from 6-8 pm at the Chick-Fila on Decker Blvd. By saying “E. L. Wright” at the register 20% of the sales will be donated to the school accordingly.

Hope to see you there!


Interested in Joining the Beta Club

Are you a Leader?  Do you want to help your school?  Do you want to help your Community?  Then…..Join the ELW Junior Beta Club!  Requirements to join are:

  • All grades from previous school year must be an 80 or above.
  • Each member must complete 15 hours of community service on their own.
  • There is a fee of $16.00 for first time members (National Beta Club Membership and Pin).

The Beta Club is open to all qualified students. Club Applications are due by September 30th. Applications are available in paper form from Mrs. Templeton in Room 608 or from Mr. Bare in Room 707.

beta club

Technology Insurance Fee Reminder!

Students for 7th and 8th grade have been issued Chromebooks for the 2019-2020 school year and are carrying them to and from school. 6th Grade students will be issued their devices next week, September 3rd through September 6th, and they will be turning them in everyday for the first part of the year.

Students can pay the $20 technology insurance fee online in parent portal. This technology fee covers 1 accidental damage or theft for the school year. If the fee is not paid any damage that occurs will be the responsibility of the student. Damage fees can range anywhere from $75 to $350. Lost chargers are not covered by this fee. (A replacement charger is $25.00). The fee must be paid by September 30th!! You will not be able to pay the fee after this point.

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Willingham at wwilling@richland2.org.

NFL Player’s Career Began at ELW

Andre Roberts, a former student-athlete at E.L. Wright, went on to graduate from Spring Valley and then attended the Citadel. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He is currently a receiver and return specialist for the Buffalo Bills. Yesterday, he made the following Instagram post about his football career starting at E.L. Wright. We wish you the best of luck on your upcoming season, Andre!