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

National Resources Science Class Field Trip

Spanish Fork High School News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 9:13am
Attributions: Brandon Gardner
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The Natural Resource Science class had the opportunity to assist the Division of Wildlife Resources today with their annual Gilnet survey at Jordanelle reservoir. Students aided the DWR in pulling fish from the nets. Then, students assisted in measuring, weighing, and observing stomach content of the fish. Students also assisted the DWR in writing down the data for every fish in the nets. This was a great opportunity to get these students in a hands on opportunity where students could work with professionals in a career that these students are interested in. 

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Fall Choral Concert

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 8:23am
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We had a great turnout last night in support of our choir students. We know that a lot of hard work was put in by Mrs. Lewis and the students, great job!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Stewart Falls Field Trip

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 8:19am
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Coach Young, Coach Averett, and Mr. Rowley took a group of students to Stewart Falls yesterday. The majority of students who participated are in Advanced PE. 

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

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

Congrats Mr. Evans

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 3:12pm
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Mr. Evans recently received a grant from the Nebo Foundation in the amount of $45. Mr. Evans will be using that money to purchase headphones for his clasroom to enhance the learning experience. Thanks Mr. Evans and the Nebo Foundation!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

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

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.

 

Zombie Haiku 2017

Spanish Fork Junior High School News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:14pm

Bring Out Your Dead!
...or at least your haiku about the undead!
It’s time again for the Annual SFJHS Zombie Haiku Contest!
October 16-30, 2017
All students and teachers are invited to dust off their post-mortem poetry skills and enter our contest regarding corpses. There will be prizes for each grade level.
Rules:
- Entries must fit the haiku format.
- All entries must be your original work.
- One entry per person is allowed.
- Place your name, grade, and English teacher’s name on the back of your submission.
- All submissions must be turned in personally to
Mr. Anson’s room by the end of school October 30, 2017.

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

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
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Parents,

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
Literature
Photography
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!

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

September "Students of the Month"

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:19am

Congratualtions to our September students of the month. They were honored last week at a breakfast with their parents, thanks for being so great students.

Pictured from left to right:

Top: Ryker Richards, Raegan Painter, Tessa Hulse, Sydnee West, Jazmin Ayala, Oliver Stroud, Israel Bahena

Bottom: Scott Packard, Sam Moss, Camden Gladding

Not Pictured: Julie Churchill, Jadee Cole, Rachel Bond

 

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Lobo Update 10/11/17

Spanish Fork Junior High School News - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 8:56am
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Parents, Students, and Friends –

REGENTS SCHOLARSHIP CHANGES
The Regents Scholarship has made some changes for the class of 2019 and beyond. Some of the changes include a lower GPA requirement (3.3) and lower ACT score requirement (22). The award amounts have changed as well and will be based on financial need and is subject to funding. We encourage parents to look over the Regents Scholarship Program Guide to see all of the changes: https://stepuputah.com/files/regents/2018_program-guide-2019-rules.pdf

GOLF
Thank you to Coaches Hansen and Bartholomew for all of your help and support of these young players!

CROSS COUNTRY
The cross country season has come to an end and we want to thank Coaches Brooks and Zacharias for their efforts with our awesome runners!

CONGRATULATIONS MR. MORTIMER AND 9TH GRADE ENGLISH TEACHERS!
Both teachers are the recipients of a Nebo Education Foundation grant for their classrooms! Mr. Mortimer was granted $200 for classroom headphones to be used in his science classes. Mr. Lawrence, Mr. Anson, and Mrs. Nielsen wrote the grant and received $871.75 for reading books in the 9th Grade English Department. Thanks for all you do to improve your classrooms for students! You ARE living the Lobo Way! #LiveTheLoboWay

BOYS BASKETBALL
Early Morning Basketball open gym for 9TH GRADE BOYS continues at 6am beginning every Tuesday and Thursday until tryouts.

NEW PACK TIME CAREER PRESENTATION
There will be a special guest speaker talking about careers in the Justice system including Judges, Attorneys, Parole Officers, and more this Thursday, October 5th.  All students without deficient grades are welcome to attend in Mr. Kavanaugh's Choir Room 14.

WRESTLING TEAM
Mr. Youd will be holding a Wrestling Team Meeting on Wednesday, October 11th, after school in room 7. The High School Wrestling coach, Kip Spencer, will also be there to talk to the 9th graders who want to wrestle at the high school level.

HALF-DAY BIKING TRIP
There will be a meeting during Pack Time this Thursday in the weight room about the trip! Any 7th, 8th, or 9th grade boy or girl is invited! There is no fee! The trip will take place on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13TH from 11:00am-2:40pm. We will be biking the Spanish Fork River Trail, you will need to bring your own: Bike, Helmet & Lunch.
ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL NEED TO COMPLETE AND TURN IN THE PERMISSION FORMS IN ORDER TO ATTEND! Sign up with Coach Denter ASAP.

FREE AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS
Our after school clubs are up and running!  Students can still join if they would like; get a form from Mr. Ferrin, Mrs. Green or the office. ALL CLUBS ARE FREE!  Our clubs are:
Mondays: Improv club
Tuesdays: Chess club – Come join in! We have people at ALL ability levels. Mr. Mortimer will challenge any teacher that wants to take him on as well!
Wednesdays: Art Club
Thursdays: Anime Club
Fridays: German Club
Come and join the fun!

SOCIAL MEDIA
SFJHS is on Facebook and Twitter! Go to sfjhs.nebo.edu and follow the links on the lower left side of the home page. Please "LIKE" us! When you do, we can keep you updated on the happenings and events at school AND when we reach our "LIKES" goal with the district, we earn electronic equipment such as cameras to continue to publicize great things at the school.

CALENDAR
October 11:
Boys/Girls Basketball Intramurals 2:45pm
Wrestling Team Meeting, Room 7, 2:45pm

October 12:
9th Grade Boys Basketball Open Gym 6:00am
Boys/Girls Basketball Intramurals 2:45pm

October 13:
Basketball Intramurals 6:00am
Cross Country District Finals at SFJHS 3:30pm

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

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

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