A Successful Ending to the Fun Run

Park View Elementary News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 8:52pm
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October 2nd was the last day of Park View's first annual Fun Run.  Thanks to all the parents who volunteered to make this event spectacular by giving prizes and cheering on the students.  Don't forget to send your pledges with your children to school on Monday, October 6th.  Thanks to all who donated time and money in support of our school.  

Categories: Elementary, Payson

Johnny Appleseed Day

Foothills Elementary News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 7:04pm

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Second-grade students at Foothills Elementary enjoyed a day of measuring/graphing apples, writing apple stories, and making applesauce to celebrate Johnny Appleseed day. Each student even made thier own Johnny Appleseed hat.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

September Fantastic Falcons

Foothills Elementary News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 6:55pm

Congratulations to our September Fantastic Falcons

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Egg Drop

Riverview Elementary News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:16am
Attributions: Katelyn Hansen
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The 4th grade classes at Riverview were able to demonstrate their understanding of the scientific method by building their own project to keep their raw egg from cracking after being dropped off the roof of the school. The students enjoyed watching their eggs fall from the roof to see if they would survive.

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

6th Grade Orchestra Concert

Riverview Elementary News - Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:08am
Attributions: Sharla Thomas, Melissa Jorgensen
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Riverview 6th graders had an orchestra concert.  Cheryl Wangsgard, Riverview's orchestra teacher, brought a talented fiddle player, Jessica Knight, to perform for our 6th graders and get them excited about learning an instrument. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Spirit Ribbon Week at Spanish Oaks

Spanish Oaks Elementary News - Sat, 10/04/2014 - 12:35pm

The week of October 6-10 we will be filling buckets by participating in Spirit Ribbon Week at Spanish Oaks!

Monday – white ribbon day (media and internet safety)
Wear WHITE:   mismatched clothes day

Tuesday – yellow ribbon day (turn off the T.V.)
Wear YELLOW:   backwards clothes day

Wednesday – green ribbon day (safe school - walk to school)
Wear GREEN:  crazy sock day

Thursday – red ribbon day (say “NO” to drugs)
Wear RED:  awesome hat day

Friday – purple ribbon day (say “NO” to violence)
Wear PURPLE:  crazy hair day

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Exploring Color

Brookside Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:47pm
Attributions: Bridgette Sahlin
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Student in second grade have been learning about the primary, secondary and tertiary colors.  Students used construction paper in the primary colors to make a class Primary Colors Quilt.  They blended playdough in the primary colors to create secondary colors. Finally they explored the colors in their 24 pack of Crayola Crayons to make their own Teritiary Color Wheel.

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Brockbank Staff Spotlight!

Brockbank Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 3:20pm

Brockbank is happy to spotlight Mrs. Vickie Probst!

Mrs. Vickie Probst is the lunch clerk here at Brockbank. She and her husband live in Lake Shore. They have three daughters, two sons, and 16 beautiful grandkids (12 girls and 4 boys - all under the age of 11 years old). Seven of her granddaughters attend school at Brockbank and love having their grandma here at school. In her spare time Vickie likes to crochet, scrapbook, go camping, but her grandkids are #1. Some of her favorites are the the color lime green (her happy color), Junior Mints, coke, listening to country music, movie - "Beautician and the Beast", books - Outlander Series, and eating at Subway. Her favorite vacation destination is to go to Hawaii. Vickie has been a lunch clerk for about 15 years this is her second year here at Brockbank before coming here she was at Cherry Creek Elementary. Vickie said she loves her job and we are so glad to have her here working with our students! 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Brockbank Kindergarteners Enjoy Apple Day!

Brockbank Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:37pm
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Friday, October 3, Kindergarten students at Brockbank Elementary celebrated Apple Day at school. The students participated in several different activities including tasting apples in several different forms; cut in slices, applesauce, pie, and juice; deciding which color of apple they like best, doing math and science activities involving apples, and illustrating their own apple books. It was a fun educational day that the students enjoyed.

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Students of the Week October 3, 2014

Hobble Creek Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:46pm

Luke Degn, Collin Anderson, Brock Bennett, Will Davis, Nathan Wolfgramm, RJ Briggs, Chase Dean, Maelyn Warren, Chad Franke, Cole Hixson, Laryn Howel, Emma Nilsson, Piper Montgomery, Ryan Cardon, Waren Finlayson, Megan Diamond, Drake Murdoch

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Spirit Winning Class Miss Johnson's Fifth Grade

Hobble Creek Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:38pm
Attributions: Mr. Johnson

Miss Johnson's fifth grade class won the Spirit Trophy for  wearing their Hobble Creek t-shirts. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

PTA Newsletter

Larsen Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:40am

Larsen Elementary PTA Newsletter

October 8 – National Walk to School Day

October 8 – Reflections Contest entries are due.  Projects can be brought to the school.  All entry forms and rules can be found at www.utahpta.org.  The world would be a better place if . . .

October 21-23 –  Book Fair - Profit comes back to the school in the form of books for our library and classrooms.  So get your Christmas shopping done early and help out the school!

October 23 – Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 24 – No School

November 5 – Parents and Pastries – 7:30 - 8:15 AM 

Kids will bring home a book on November 4th and we encourage a parent, grandparent, friend to bring the children to school for a doughnut and some reading time. 


If your child has special dietary needs:

We are working on getting emergency supplies into every class room.  If you have a child with allergies please send a snack your child can eat to put with these supplies. 



We have had a delay on the t-shirt order.  T-shirts will be here soon.  Thank you so much for your patience!


If you are interested in helping the PTA, please contact

Melissa Warren at 801-616-1237 or mmgwarre@hotmail.com 

We hold meetings the first Thursday of each month at 10 AM in the conference room of the school.


Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

The World Would Be a Better Place If. . . .

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:05am
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The theme for the Reflections Contest this year is: 

"The World Would Be a Better Place If. . . ."

The PTA held an assembly to introduce the theme and to talk about the Reflections Contest with all the students.  

If your child would like to participate there are forms with more information in the office.  The different categories are:

  • Dance
  • Film
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Photography
  • Visual Arts
Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Santaquin Cemetery Field Trip

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:59am

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The 6th graders at Orchard Hills enjoyed going on a walking field trip
to Santaquin Cemetery on Thursday, October 2nd. Three veterans - Ron
Peterson, Farrel Bott, Sterling Spencer - came and spoke to the 6th
graders about their experience in the military. The students also
walked through the cemetery and did some rubbings of headstones.

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Walk A Thon Assembly

Mapleton Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 10:13am
Attributions: Jana Davis
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Wednesday October 1st was our walk a thon awards assembly. Although the weather was a bit chilly, that didnt stop the students from cheering on their teachers as they battled in their hamster balls. Most the teachers got to experience "the hamster ball" and it was great fun to watch! The PTA announced winners for the speedster club, most pledges and most laps including those who won the raffle prizes, "no homework" passes, and an ice cream party with Principal Peery. Thank you to all the teachers for their participation and to the Walk a thon chairpersons Britney Eliason and Kat Stitt. It was a great success!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Mrs. Makin's Class has a Class Pet!

Brookside Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:08am
Attributions: Ann Makin
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Our ugly caterpillar emerged from it's chrysalis and is now a beautiful butterfly! Her name is QE3 (short for Queen Elizabeth the 3rd) in honor of being a Monarch Butterfly. She is resting in the sunshine  in our classroom and we will release her in the warmth of today's afternoon sun.Thank you Abby Christensen for bringing the caterpillars to class!


Categories: Elementary, Springville

Movie Night

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:51am
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The PTA put on a Movie Night at the school.  Tarzan was watched and it was a fun enjoyable night with family and friends watching at the school.  Thank you to the PTA!

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Spanish Oaks October Explorer Events Newsletter

Spanish Oaks Elementary News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 8:33pm

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Below please find the link to our October Explorer Events Newsletter ...


Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork