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Graduation 2021



OCT. 26th SENIOR PORTRAITS IN LIBRARY - $30 sitting fee - You MUST pay fee to recieve proof.

UNTIL DECEMBER Yearbooks are $55 the price will increase. You can purchase a senior ad when buying a yearbook more information further down this page. 



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These portraits will be used for the yearbook. October 26th in the library (Seniors do not take pictures on September 24th.) There is a $30 sitting fee. To recieve the proof, you must pay the sitting fee. Contact Jim Owens for any ordering questions: 

Jim Owens Studios

1901 West I-65 Rd. N. Mobile, AL 36618

Toll Free: 1-877-546-6936

Phone: (251) 476-1514

Fax: (251) 476-9048

Email:    Hours: Mon. - Fri. (8:00 am - 5:00 pm) or by special appointment. 



If you did not get your cap and gown ordered when Balfour came to the school, you have two options:

  1.  You can mail in your completed order form to the address at the bottom of the form

You can go to and find our school and click on Cap and Gown and pay online

Students graduating from Elberta High School MUST purchase cap and gown from Balfour. Payment in full is required at time of order.  Forms of payment accepted are debit/credit cards.

Balfour offers many very nice items including announcements and thank you notes. There is a sample order form inside the catalog.  Please note the 4 discounted packages along the left-hand side of the form.

If ordering announcements, please note:

  • Young ladies should use “Miss” in front of their full formal name and should not use initials. 
  • Young men should not place a title in front of their name but should use a suffix, if applicable, such as Jr. or III.  Young men may also use an initial rather than their middle name, if they prefer.
  • Please print legibly and remember to use upper and lowercase letters because the senior’s name will be printed on the invitations exactly as it appears on the top line of the order form. 

All items are optional except the cap & gown packet called the Graduation Supply Cost on Line 25 for $107.10. Included are a cap & gown, a tassel, a collar (girls only), a diploma and a diploma cover. Students who participate in the graduation ceremony are REQUIRED to purchase their gowns from Balfour.  





This page will help keep parents and seniors informed about events going on related to the senior class and graduation.

During the 2020-2021 school year we will communicate with you by posting to the school's website and Facebook, sending emails, and texting using the REMIND program.  

Seniors and their parents are asked to maintain current contact information with the school throughout the year and to visit frequently to stay informed of news.  Information regarding graduation can be easily accessed on the main page by clicking on the Elberta High School news tab labeled Graduation 2021

Post will naturally increase as graduation nears.  I will maintain a running list of important dates and deadlines for quick reference which will often be accompanied by a brief entry farther down on the page.

There will be additional documents attached. 

Feel free to email me, Christa Goodwin, Graduation Coordinator, with questions or concerns, (  


Yearbooks are $55 until December; the price goes up in January.

To order the yearbook you must go to this website:

School code is 2281

Yearbooks are purchased through:

Herff Jones

HJ Support 1(877)362-7750

Our Rep is Jim Owens:

Phone: (251) 476-1514


As you purchase your yearbook you are given an option to purchase a Senior Ad.

Full Page $250

½ page    $150

¼ page    $100

1/8 page $60

You will create your Ad within the website and submit to the yearbook. Ads are due by the end of NOVEMBER.




Elberta High School has chosen the Balfour Company to provide seniors with all items necessary for graduation as well as other products and memorabilia.  Balfour contact information will remain posted on this page for your convenience.

Seniors who participate in the graduation ceremony MUST purchase their Cap & Gown from Balfour.  


BalfourLee McDaniel or W.C. McDaniel

1900Providence Park, Suite 150

Birmingham, AL  35242

Ph:  (205) 981-9868

Fax: (205) 981-9867