Young People’s Art Exhibit

Samantha Pratt, one of EHS’ students, is the Grand Prize Winner of the Young People’s Art Exhibit at Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center in Oklahoma City. She will be receiving a cash prize of $1,000 from Sargent Art, the sponsor of the exhibit. A congratulations also goes to Arriana Toomey, Lourdes Sanchez, Irene Arreola, Chloe McLin, and Jaden Pebeahsy. Along with Samantha, these girls are representing Elgin High School in the Young People’s Art Exhibit.

The work of 226 Kindergarten students through 12th grade students will be on displays though February 24th. The Awards Ceremony and Closing Reception will be held at Oklahoma Contemporary on February 24th, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m..

Artist: Samantha Pratt, 10th grade.
Artist: Lourdes Sanchez, 10th grade.
Artist: Jaden Pebeahsy, 10th grade.
Artist: Irene Arreola, 12th grade.
Artist: Chloe McLin, 12th grade.
Artist: Arriana Toomey, 10th grade.

2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Scotlyn Koehler, Chloe McLin, Sharon Muth, Samantha Pratt, and Kaylynn Risely have received recognition in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, to be presented by the Tulsa Community College School of Visual and Performing Arts.  This is a very remarkable achievement for these young women.  Their work was recognized by a panel of creative professionals as the most outstanding work submitted among their peers.

In their 94th year history, the Awards have recognized some of America’s most celebrated artists as teenagers such as Andy Warhol, Richard Avedon, Idelle Weber, Ken Burns, Paul Chan, and Kay WalkingStick.  TCC is proud to honor these EHS students among esteemed Scholastic Awards Alumni!

The 2018 Oklahoma Region will recognize these Gold Key Award winners at a ceremony on Saturday, January 27 at 11 a.m. in the Student Union on the TCC Metro Campus.

Scotlyn Koehler’s work, “Bird of Prey,” received a Gold Key in Drawing.


Chloe McLin received an Honorable Mention for her work, “Crazy Place.”


Sharon Muth received an Honorable Mention in painting and a Silver Key for her work, “Peach Tree Street.”


Samantha Pratt has received an Honorable Mention for her work, “Evergreen,” and received Silver Keys for her works, “Bibia Be Ye Ye” and “Headspace.”


Kaylynn Risely received an Honorable Mention for her drawing, “A Magician’s Thoughts.”


Track meet

Today March 22, 2017 is the elgin public school track meet at the football field. High school and middle school will be in the track meet. The track meet started earlier this morning and will go on until 6:00pm or 7:00pm tonight. Good luck to everyone in the track meet. Come and cheer on your elgin high school and middle school track teams.

Swine Stock Show

The stock show will be in Walters, Oklahoma on Saturday January 21st, 2017. We will be leaving early Saturday Morning at 8:00 am. Be ready to have some fun and have a great stock show. This stock show will be a small show in Walters, Oklahoma.  If you would like to go to this swine stock show it will start at 9:00 am. The stock show always starts a little late because not all the cards will have been turned in or will not have all been counted for so that the shower’s can show without being disqualified told to leave the ring. Hope to see you there Saturday morning at 8:00 am.