School begins at 8:00 --7th Grade; 8:05 --8th Grade

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Queen of Hearts

2011 Queen of Hearts 
Entry forms and fees were due on Friday.

If you missed the deadline, please contact Mr. McDaniel at the THS bandroom immediately at 256-315-5677.

You may still access a packet online at and turn it in at the ZEJH bandroom or THS bandroom.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Mrs. Armstrong's Class Prepares for JUNA trip

Mrs. Armstrong's gifted program has been working all year learning about the United Nations. They have studied current issues and decided on various resolutions for the chosen countries. They plan to attend the JUNA conference January 27th and 28th in Birmingham, Alabama. We wish them the best. We are proud of you!

Sam T., Kyla K., Jonathan G., and Alexandra M. (not pictured) prepare to present a resolution to combat obesity in the Pacific Island region.


Brittany H., Bre'Anna P., Alyssa C., Destiny L., and Reagan B. prepare to present a resolution to provide clean water and proper sanitation for the people in Senegal and West Africa.

Monday, January 24, 2011

2011 Queen of Hearts Pageant

2011 Queen of Hearts Pageant
sponsored by the Band Boosters of Talladega

The annual Queen of Hearts Pageant will be held at Harwell Auditorium on the campus of Zora Ellis Jr. High on Saturday, February 12, 2011.  Entry forms and fees are due by Friday, January 28, 2011.  You may visit to download a packet for the event or you may stop by the ZEJH or THS bandroom. 

The pageant is open to anyone in Talladega County from 3 years of age through the 12th grade. 
Please review official packet for all rules and details. 

We look forward to a great event and hope to see everyone present,
whether participating or as an observer. 

Friday, January 21, 2011

Final School of the Month Fundraiser

Free Dress Day January 27th
with $2.00 Donation
Remember to wear Talladega City
 Board policy approved attire!

Thursday, January 20, 2011

For Sale!

Delicious pecan halves, pieces, walnuts, and chocolate covered pecans are for sale in the front office for $9.00 per bag. Please check with Mrs. Armstrong, Mr. Bailey or Miss Hare if you are interested in helping with this fundraiser by purchasing a bag.

2010 Baseball Schedule

On the left, you will see "Baseball Schedule." If you click on the link, you will be able to view our Zora Ellis baseball schedule for the 2011 season. Each time you click inside the schedule, it will enlarge. We wish all the players the best of luck for a fun, safe, winning season. Go Ellis Tigers!!

Friday, January 14, 2011

A $2.00 donation to our School of the Month fund will get you a slice of pizza and a drink during 6th period January 20th. Place your order by Wednesday, January 19th!    

Thursday, January 13, 2011

January Lunch Menu

On the left side, you will notice "Lunch Menu." If you click on this link, it will take you to a January lunch menu. If you click inside the menu, it will enlarge each time you click. Happy Eating!
Check out these "Styling Students" who donated $2.00 to our Free Dress Day Fundraiser:

Kendarius W. and Marius E.

Khason L., Alexis M., Jessica W. and Jonathan G.

DeQuavion W. and Montasia S.

Destiny L. and Gage P.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

With a $2.00 donation, students may participate in a Free Dress Day, January 13th. Please remember Talladega City Board policy regarding appropriate attire. All donations are going to our School of the Month fundraising efforts. 

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

School will be closed
January 17th, Martin
Luther King Jr. Day.

January 12th
See you then!

Monday, January 10, 2011

No school
January 11th

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Zora Ellis has been selected as First National Bank's School of the Month. First National Bank employees have already donated $260! Students and parents will be informed of  various fundraisers we will be participating in throughout this month. Thank you First National Bank of Talladega for helping our school!

Report cards will be sent home January 6th.
Please sign your child's report card and return to school promptly.