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 Utahpta.org/reflections.

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

Be a HERO...Don't do drugs!

Rees Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:59am
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Students dressed like their favorite hero got to meet with real community hereos today at Rees.  We had the privilege of having local police officers, an EMT, and firefighters come to Rees for a safety fair.  Students were able to explore the emergency vehicles and ask our community heroes questions about their jobs.  We appreciate our community heroes and ALL they do for our safety. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Nebo Celebrates Our Business Partnerships

Art City Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:24am

Art City Elementary recognized Rich Davis from Allstate at the Utah Valley Business and Education Partnership Breakfast on October 6, 2017 for his many donations which have helped upgrade classroom technology. Thank you!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Parents-Please Make Sure You Are Reading Our Principal's Monday Message Every Week On The Website

Brookside Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:19am
Attributions: Mrs. Liz Porter

October 9, 2017 Congratulations to Miss Bird’s class for bringing in the most Box Tops! They were given an Amazon gift card to buy something for their classroom. The PTA brought in $362.00 from the Box Top competition. Please keep saving your Box Tops. We will be having another competition soon and every little bit helps. If you log onto the Box Tops website,  https://www.boxtops4education.com, there are coupons for participating products. Also, there is a Box Top app,  https://www.boxtops4education.com/bonusapp 

which allows you to scan a product’s barcode and get double the earnings for the Box Top. Thank you for supporting this program.

We will be having the Reflections assembly Friday, October 13th at 2:00 pm.  You will be notified if your student’s entry has won in its category. Thank you for supporting this program and encouraging the arts.

The Halloween parade has been rescheduled for 2:30pm on October 31st. Our sixth grade classes will be performing “Thriller” at 2:15 with the parade starting immediately after. Please park in the school’s parking lot or on side streets. Please do not use Reams parking lot. Students will be allowed to wear masks during the parade, but they will not be able to wear them during school. In consideration of our younger students, please make sure costumes and masks are not gory.

This week is National School Lunch WeekWe appreciate our lunch staff and all they do for our students every day!

Have a great week!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Walk/Bike to School Day

Sage Creek Elementary News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 9:09am
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This morning was a great success. There were several students walking and biking to school to show everyone how they can stay healthy during Red Ribbon Week. Sage Creek also had some very special guests greet students at school today! We had the amazing heroes of our Fire Department and Ambulance team. Springville Cheerleaders showing their school spirit with smiles and jump roping with students, and BYU's very own Cosmo was here jump roping and dancing with students to get them pumped up for Red Ribbon Week!

A big thanks to Mrs. Richards for getting everything set up for us! It was such a fun morning!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

It's Picture Day at Spring Lake Elementary

Spring Lake Elementary News - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 8:55pm

Today is our Lifetouch picture day!  All students will be photographed so that we can update our Aspire/SIS system with a recent picture and add each student to their class photo.

If you are interested in ordering individual school pictures there are many easy ways to pay:

Send cash or check (payable to Lifetouch) in the envelope from the Lifetouch picture packets that were sent home last week.


Log on to Lifetouch.com/school-pictures/

Click on "Order Now"

Click on "Picture Day Finder"

Type in the required information (state, city, school) 

Click on "Shop Now"

Categories: Elementary, Payson

Rally In Red For Red Ribbon Week!

Riverview Elementary News - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 8:54pm

Mrs. Mathis and Mrs. Lacrua's third grade class participated in Red Ribbon Week. Students wore as much red as possible for "rally in red." It was so much fun to see all of the red throughout the school!

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork