Photo Gallery of Student Trips
Sea Camp 2003 
Mammoth Cave 2002 
Lord's Park Field Trip 2002 

Important Dates 
Car Wash
$ummer Event$ - - Rai$ing Money!!
Eighth Grade Students Visit Elgin High School
Senior Recognition Night
Sea Camp April 11 - 14 2003
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Chabot Space & Science Center
EHS Gifted Academy
EHS Gifted Academy Friends Movie
EHS Potential Energy
Elgin High School
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Monterey Bay Aquarium
MSU Lebit Project
NASA Ames Research Center
Parent Response
TheTech Museum of Innovation
UC Observatories/Lick Observatory
Web Support

EHS Gifted Academy
The Academy Mission Statement:

  Our mission is to provide a rigorous, innovative, meaningful academic environment to challenge both the intellectual and creative abilities of gifted and talented students. Given opportunities for integrated curriculum and personal exploration within a supportive learning community, students will be prepared to face challenges and make choices that will meet the complexities of today's world and make the process of lifelong learning an exciting use of their potential. 
Life Skills

  Students in the Academy are challenged with high level course work, but they are also developing skills and behaviors that will benefit them in every area of activity. Teachers work to help students develop habits and traits that promote life skills:

  • Integrity
  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Perseverance
  • Organization
  • Effort
  • Common Sense
  • Problem Solving
  • Responsibility
  • Patience
  • Curiosity
  • Cooperation
  • Friendship
  • Caring
  • Respect
Academy Summer Program & Book Club
Advanced Placement Tests
Budget Cut Impact On The Academy
Car Wash
Elgin Image Awards Recognition
Garage Sale June 2003
Graduation 2003
News from Graduates
Sea Camp 2003
Seniors to St. Louis 2003
Student Accepted at Summer Program
Summertime Items Of Interest
Academic Excellence
Mrs. LaRue's Trip to the Chicago Art Institute
News From Classes
NEWS from College Students
Advanced Placement Tests
Current Staff 2002-2003
Heard In The Halls
Life Skills
Open Houses October 8 & 9, 7-9 p.m. 2002
The Academy Mission Statement:
Travel Plans 2002-2003
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