Maple Mountain High School earns ENERGY STAR certification!

Maple Mountain High School News - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 8:53am

 We’re excited to announce that Maple Mountain High School has earned ENERGY STAR® certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)!

The next time you visit, check out the little blue label on display at our entrance – it represents proven, verified superior energy performance over a 12-month period. In fact, ENERGY STAR certified buildings and plants perform in the top 25 percent of similar buildings nationwide!

Thank you for being a part of our sustainability story by taking simple actions to cut energy waste – like turning off the lights in empty rooms, and reporting energy waste to our facility. 

Here’s to another year of cutting energy waste, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and doing our part to protect the environment – together!

Learn more at  


Final Blood Drive of the School Year!

Landmark High School News - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 8:14am

This coming Monday, April 16th, Landmark will be hosting its final blood drive for this school year. So get your forms filled out and save a life!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

First Annual School Poetry Slam

Mapleton Junior High School News - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 8:05am

Mapleton Junior High is celebrating National Poetry Month with our first ever school Poetry Slam on April 18th at 3:00pm.

Winners of the school slam will compete in the District Poetry Slam and get an opportunity to see famous spoken word poet Sarah Kay during school on April 24th.

To sign up or get more information, go to your English teacher’s classroom or the drama room.


-Poem must be at least 12 lines long

-No longer than 3 minutes

-Memorized poems have the best chance at going to District.





Categories: Mapleton, Secondary

Mustang Message 4/9/18

Mapleton Junior High School News - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 7:43am
Attributions: Nate Whitney

Parents, Students and Friends -

Apply Today to Serve on Springville Youth Court

Springville Youth Court serves as an opportunity for youth to make positive changes in their lives through the restorative justice process - In order to accomplish this goal Youth Court needs youth volunteers to serve as mentors, clerks, bailiffs and judges. The applications for serving on next year’s court are now open through April 30th to Springville and Mapleton students from 14-18 years old.  The application process is all online. A variety of students with varying interests are needed to serve. The city has posted a FB video explaining Youth Court at the link below.

Video Link -

For more information and the application link -

Thanks PTO for a Fantastic Teacher Appreciation Week

We want to tell our amazing Parent/Teacher Organization thank you so much for helping all our faculty and staff feel like superstars during teacher appreciation week. Your efforts were very appreciated - Thanks PTO

Sign up for Code to Success Summer Camp

Learn to code in 9 weeks! June 11th - August 9th from 8:00 a.m. to Noon, Mondays through Thursdays. This amazing camp is a fantastic opportunity toward high school credits, post-secondary education pathways and scholarships.  It is available for 9th-12th grade students . There will be an informational student and parent meeting on April 12th at the Advanced Learning Center in Salem at 6:00 p.m. For more information contact ALC at 801-489-2833

Mustang Time

The purpose of our school-wide PBIS program, also called Mustang Time, is to establish a climate in which appropriate behavior is the norm. As part of “Mustang Time” programming and activities, the entire school learns and practices different social skills throughout the year. Students are rewarded for showing proper use of this skill by receiving Together We Can praise notes. The lesson today was about choosing to be a hero. A hero does not have to possess supernatural powers or great hair and flawless complexion, although those help sell movie tickets... Rather, a hero is any common person placed in uncommonly difficult circumstances who displays uncommonly noble character. We discussed choices, character and being our best self. Please take a moment and ask your student what they learned today about being a hero and what they can do to be their best self.

Maple Mountain High Dance Company

Come be a part of the tradition of excellence in dance at MMHS.  Clinics - Monday and Tuesday April 16th and 17th from 3-5 pm. Auditions Wednesday, April 18th from 3-6 in the dance room.  Applications online at

Upcoming Events at MJHS:

April 11 - Music at the Mountain @ MMHS 7:00 p.m.

April 12 - Boys Intramural Tennis @ SHHS 3:30 p.m.

April 13 - Track Mapleton Jr. vs Mt. Nebo @ MMHS 2:00 p.m.

April 16-20 SPIRIT WEEK

April 17 - Band Snow College Festival - All Day

April 17 - Boys Tennis Mapleton Jr. vs SJHS @ SHS 3:30 p.m.

April 18 - MJHS Poetry Slam 3:00 p.m.

April 19 - Great Utah Shakeout 10:19 a.m.

April 19 - Boys Tennis - Intramural Tourny @ MJHS

April 20 - MJHS Track @ MMHS 2:00 p.m.

We encourage parents and students to LIKE us and FOLLOW us on our MJHS Facebook and Twitter. Remember - To see the complete calendar and other important announcements visit the official MJHS webpage at:

Categories: Mapleton, Secondary

Science Olympiad State Results

Maple Mountain High School News - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:40pm
Attributions: Story and photos by Kyle Miller.
(more pictures available)

The team pulled it out for a fourth year in a row.  We took first and got the best score in team history, averaging a fourth place finish over all 24 events - scoring 97 pts overall (low score wins).  There were 31 teams, including some incredibly talented teams from Hillcrest, West, and UCAS.  We were really happy to hold onto the title and represent our school again this year at Nationals.  Nationals will be May 17th-20th in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Thank you for your support of the team and these amazing students.

Here are the notable individual results:

Anatomy and Physiology                 1st Place                        Josephine Schmidt & Kaden Call

Astronomy                                        4th Place                        Bryson Evans & Logan Marks

Bottle Rockets                                   3rd Place                       Madyson Meeks & Chelsie Hawkes

Chemistry Lab                                  1st Place                        Logan Marks & Anne Dallon

Disease Detectives                            4th Place                        Kaden Call & Kali York

Dynamic Planet                                 4th Place                        Bryson Evans & Dallin Burton

Experimental Design                         1st Place                        Logan Marks & Gideon Hale & Bryson Evans

Fermi Questions                               3rd Place                       Bryson Evans & Joshua Green

Forensics                                          1st Place                        Cooper Hunley & Josephine Schmidt

Game On                                          2nd Place                       Dallin Burton & Anthony Bardsley

Helicopters                                        1st Place                        Anne Dallon & Anthony Bardsley

Herpetology                                      4th Place                        Kali York & Cooper Hunley

Hovercraft                                         1st Place                        Logan Marks & Philip Richey

Microbe Mission                              5th Place                        Kaden Call & Chelsie Hawkes

Mission Possible                              1st Place                        Joshua Green & Madyson Meeks

Mousetrap Car                                  4th Place                        Joshua Green & Isabella Frasche

Optics                                               5th Place                        Gideon Hale & Philip Richey

Remote Sensing                                6th Place                        Gideon Hale & Anthony Bardsley

Rocks & Minerals                             1st Place                        Josephine Schmidt & Isabella Frasche

Thermodynamics                              4th Place                        Philip Richey & Anne Dallon

Towers                                              1st Place                        Madyson Meeks & Isabella Frasche



Announcements for the week of April 9th

Springville High School News - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:27pm



Welcome Back! We hope you had an enjoyable Spring Break.

Please open PDF for this week's announcements on: Graduation info, Tuesday parking, Yearbook, April Driver's Ed, Girl's golf, Softball, Boys soccer, Track, Boys tennis, Baseball and more.


Categories: Secondary, Springville

FFA hosts Donkey Basketball to raise funds for Pencils of Promise

Payson High School News - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:54am
(more pictures available)

On Friday, April 13, 2018 Donkey Basketball will be coming to Payson High School at 7:00 p.m.  All proceeds will be donated to a non-profit organization, Pencils of Promise, that raises money to build schools all over the world. They believe that every child should have the opportunity to have a quality education. Currently they have built 457 schools and have helped 86,021 students get an education.

PHS and the graduating class of 1998 began raising money after an exciting homecoming assembly earlier in the year wish announced the relationship between Payson High and Pencils of Promise. Every dollar that the FFA raises during Donkey Basketball, will be matched by the Class of '98 to help build a school in Central America.

Students, FFA members, community members and teachers/administrators will be competing on the backs of donkeys to raise funds.  Tickets can be bought from members of the Payson FFA Chapter at the following prices: Adults $8, Students (7-12) $6, Children $4. An additional dollar will be charged for tickets bought at the gate.

Students and the Payson community are encouraged to come join the fun. This is a great opportunity to show support for the community, school and global education, so come and have a great time!


Categories: Payson, Secondary

Dance Company Auditions 2018-2019

Maple Mountain High School News - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 7:51am
Attributions: Story by Karla Palfreyman.

Come be a part of the tradition of excellence in dance at MMHS!  Clinics Monday and Tuesday April 16th and 17th from 3-5 pm.  Applicants must attend one of the two clinics to learn clinic dance and be prepared with one minute of their own movement.  Auditions Wednesday, April 18 from 3-6 pm in the dance room.  Applicants will perform the clinic dance in small groups and their individual choreography for judges.  Those who successfully audition for Dance Company and Dance 3/Dance Excel will be posted shortly after auditions.

Applications online at

Spring Diamond Fork Fine Arts Assembly a Hit!

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 6:30pm

Students and faculty at Diamond Fork sported their Best Dress concert attire for the traditional fine arts assembly. The choirs, bands, orchestras, guitar, visual arts, and drama programs were all highlighted. The third-year drama students hosted and began the assembly with a student-written and directed skit of "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure in the Arts at Diamond Fork."

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Central Utah Science and Engineering Fair Student Winner!

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 6:25pm

Congratulations to Diamond Fork 9th grader, Amanda Pratt. She won 3rd place in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics at the Central Utah Science and Engineering Fair. 

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

MNJHS Panthers of the Day - Wednesday, 3/28/18

Mt Nebo Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 5:06pm

Hear the ROAR! A Panther is: RESPECTFUL, OUTSTANDING, ACADEMIC and RESPONSIBLE! Congratulations to Isaiah Renteria and Cassidy Shelly for being nominated as our MNJHS Panthers of the Day on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Isaiah was nominated by Mrs. Nielson for helping someone when they had a problem with the vending machine. Cassidy was nominated by Mrs. Wright for being a great example to everyone.

Categories: Payson, Secondary

MNJHS Panthers of the Day - Tuesday, 3/27/18

Mt Nebo Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 5:02pm

Hear the ROAR! A Panther is: RESPECTFUL, OUTSTANDING, ACADEMIC and RESPONSIBLE! Congratulations to Alex Bravo and Bryn Staheli for being nominated as our MNJHS Panthers of the Day on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Alex was nominated by Mrs. Wright for helping take heavy boxes to Mrs. Johnson. Bryn was nominated by Mrs. Harmer for being a great student and being very helpful in class.

Categories: Payson, Secondary

Spirit Bowl Assembly aka "Class Wars"

Springville High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 2:28pm
Attributions: photos by Nikki Powell, SHS News Photographer
(more pictures available)

Seniors win the class wars Spirit Bowl assembly on Friday, March 30.

Categories: Secondary, Springville

What we're learning: English

Landmark High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 2:01pm

In Elinda and Carly's English classes students are becoming more familiar with poetry vocabulary. To do this they played "I have... Who has..."

We love it when students are up and moving!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Have a wonderful Spring Break!

Salem Hills High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 1:05pm

Spring Break Next week - April 2-6th - No School

Categories: Salem, Secondary


Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 11:36am

Spring Break 2018 is here! Students will be off from school from Monday April 2- Friday April 6. Please be safe and enjoy the break!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

BYU Science Fair

Spanish Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 10:39am
Attributions: by Nate Bartholomew
(more pictures available)

On March 29th, twenty-one SFJH 8th graders participated in the state science fair at BYU.  These students had previously competed at the school and district levels and were finalists at both levels.

In the best showing in recent memory, 10 of the 21 students placed in their categories.  Third place finishers in their categories were: Hailey Campbell, Laney Hicks, and Rylei Voorhees.  Second place finishers in their categories were: Joseph Boyack, Wesley Campbell, Ashley Olsen, Ellie Maughan, Cheyenne Terry, and Gwen Beagley.  First place finisher and Junior Division Grand Champion was Jesse Shephard. Additionally, Broadcom Masters award winners (opportunity to compete at the national level) were Joseph Boyack, Ellie Maughan, Ashely Olsen, Cheyenne Terry, Gwen Beagley, Wesley Campbell, and Jesse Shephard. Ashley Olsen also won the World Food Special Award.   Great job Lobos!  Please congratulate these students if you see them today!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork