Fifth Grade Learns about the Scientific Method

Salem Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 2:16pm
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Fifth grade has been conducting some interesting experiments this past month to learn about the steps in the Scientific Method.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Our Local Senior Citizens Give Humanitarian Funds to Mapleton Elementary Schools!

Hobble Creek Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 2:13pm
Attributions: Mike Johnson

The Elementary Schools in Mapleton received humanitarian funds from local Senior Citizens. Hobble Creek greatly appreciates their generosity!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

4-H Ambassadors for 2017-2018

East Meadows Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 1:19pm
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Our 4-H program is in full swing here at East Meadows!

We have our Ambassadors who help with our program. They help with the pledge, snacks, and in the various clubs. We have a great group this year!

We have so many fun 4-H groups going on. Our next session will start on Monday October 23rd. Watch for the sign ups next week.

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

6th Grade Egypt Unit

East Meadows Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 1:14pm
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Our 6th grade classes are getting ready for their Egypt Walk tomorrow. They learn so much and have so much fun with this unit. We can't wait to see how creative they are and all that they have learned. It will be great!


Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Thoughtful Thursday

Sage Creek Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 10:23am

Mrs. Bingham's class took a few minutes out of their day to write small notes of kindness and gratitude to celebrate "Thoughtful Thursday". Keep it up Mrs. Bingham's class you will make the world a more "thoughtful" place!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Kindergarten Has a Blast at Jaker's Pumpkin Patch!

Sage Creek Elementary News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 8:38am
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Our Sage Creek Kindergarten classes went to Jaker's Pumpkin Patch on October 11th. They went on a hayride, vistited the petting zoo, played in the corn and got lost in the maze! Every student got to bring home their very own pumpkin!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Mr. Hathaway Teaches Kindergarten Students About Rocks

Brockbank Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:21pm
Attributions: Clarissa Putnam
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Miss Clarissa Putnam's kindergarten classes were lucky to have a very special visitor: Ruby's Grandpa, Mr. Larry Hathaway. He taught the students about so many neat rocks! Thanks Mr. Hathaway!

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Karolann Pace Receives PEAK Award

Brockbank Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:08pm
Attributions: Lana Hiskey

Brockbank's Karolann Pace was recognized and received the PEAK (Positive Energy and Kind) Award for October. She along with four other deserving Nebo employees were honored Wednesday night, October 11 at the School Board Meeting. Congratulations Karolann!

Karolann Pace, Para Educator, Brockbank Elementary
Nominated by: Kristi Jensen
“Karolann is a hardworking technician. She develops a good rapport with the teacher, other technicians, and the students. She is a self-starter and completes tasks even before they need to be done! Karolann willingly does whatever is asked with a positive attitude. She has a strong work ethic and seldom misses work. Karolann provides leadership and guidance. She creates a positive working atmosphere with the students and is firm when needed but caring and nurturing as well. Everyone needs a Karolann!”

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Sage Creek Halloween Parade

Sage Creek Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 4:49pm

Calling all ghosts and goblins!  Our Halloween parade will be Oct 31, 2:30 pm.  Our students will parade around the exterior of the building - all are welcome to gather along the parade route!  

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Attention Parent Volunteers - sign up to get notifications!

Sage Creek Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 4:31pm

Our PTA room parents are now set up on the Remind app.  This is an opt-in app where you can follow a few simple steps to set up getting notified by text or email when room parents need volunteers or treats or any other misc needs in the classroom.  Whether you are in PTA or not, follow the simple steps in the attached link.  The first and most pressing item the classroom's head room parent will contact you about is the Halloween class party.  Get signed up soon!  Remind App Instructions


Categories: Elementary, Springville

Pumpkins Galore!

Spanish Oaks Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:59pm
Attributions: Mrs. Dimmick
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In connection with our science unit the third graders have been working on creating their own pumpkins. Each student was given a pumpkin that was grown for them by Mrs. Dimmick's dad. They spent time observing the pumpkins and then creating their own drawing of pumpkins. Stop by and see our "pumpkin patch."

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Students taking over Technology in 4th Grade

Santaquin Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:56pm

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Students in our 4th grade classes have been learning about and using technology.  On parent night,  the parents of our 4th graders watched a video their students made describing topics they had learned in class.  They also were able to use a QR code reader on their smart device to listen and watch their student read a letter to a child they had written to in Uganda.  Mr. "H" our digital coach and the 4th grade teachers helped the students create the videos and QR codes. 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Sculpting in Mrs. Staheli's 3rd Grade Class

Sierra Bonita Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:51pm
Attributions: Amy Staheli

Mahonri Mackintosh Young is an artist featured in the Springville Art Museum. He was a Utah sculptor who felt that it was the ordinary people who were heroes in his life. Mrs. Staheli’s 3rd Grade Class studied Mr. Young and tried their hand at sculpting the heroes in their lives.


Visit from the Utah County Fire Department

Hobble Creek Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:15pm
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The Utah County Fire Department stopped in the classrooms to teach the students about home and fire safety.  Make sure your student(s) know your family's emergency plan.

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Upstart Free Reading Program

Canyon Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:09pm

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Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

September Students of the Month in 4th grade

Rees Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 1:07pm
Attributions: Photo and article by Sasha Tew

All of these amazing students were chosen for Serving and Supporting in some way.  

They are: Hannah Johnson, BrynLee Padilla, Alex Minga, Kodi Begay, Kourtney Simons, Bryana Ortega Vargas, Bryson Epperly, Eli Renz, and Cassidy Jones. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Reflections Information - PTA

Sierra Bonita Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:33pm


Our school’s PTA is once again sponsoring the Reflections program this year, and we are excited to see your students’ entries!  We hope if they have any desire to participate, that you will encourage them to do so!  They can enter in several different categories:

Film production
Dance choreography
Music composition
2-D Visual Art
3-D Visual Art

If you need entry forms or need to check rules, please check in the office or print them yourself at

The attached picture gives a good overview of what you need to know!  Our due date is October 27th 8:30-9:00 am on the stage at the school. PLEASE come with your students to turn in their entries that day, if at all possible.  We don’t have a lot of room to store early entries.

If you have any further questions, please call or text Amy van Dyk at 801-691-6931.

We are excited to see what our wonderful students come up with!

Surprise Lunch Worker's Serve Students This Week At Brookside

Brookside Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:01pm
Attributions: Mrs. Liz Porter
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This week the students are being treated to a surprise. Their teachers are serving lunch in the lunch room and having a blast doing it. We love our regular lunch workers and appreciate all their hard work all year long!.This week is National School Lunch Week.

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Pumpkins Donated by Harward Farms

Mapleton Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:02am
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We are so grateful for the pumpkins donated by Harward Farms!  Each student at the school receives a pumpkin.  Each class uses these pumpkins to do an activity that teaches about agriculture.

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton