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5th grade NOVA graduation

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 3:09pm
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On January 17th, our 5th grade students graduated from the NOVA program. This 12 week course taught by Officer Miller from the Mapleton Police Department focused on seeking positive opportunities, instilling values, and accepting accountability for choices. We appreciate Officer Miller and the lifelong lessons that he taught. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

December Students of the Month

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 6:11pm
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Congratulations to our December Students of the Month. These students were chosen by their teacher for being excellent examples of the Mapleton Mountaineer motto: I am safe, respectful and responsible. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

PTA Reflections winner

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 6:08pm
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Kennadee Gillette, a sixth grader at Mapleton Elementary, won an excellence award at region in 3D Art for Reflections and her project is moving on to state to be judged. Congratulations Kennadee!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

We're hiring

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 9:08am
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Our planning time technician position for music/drama is open and we are hiring. If you or someone you know is interested, please have them visit www.nebo.edu/jobs and click on Mapleton Elementary. The position is for Monday through Thursday in the afternoons. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Mapleton/HobbleCreek Orchestras perform

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 11:20am

Students at Mapleton and HobbleCreek who participate in the orchestra program joined forces for a holiday concert last night. There were group numbers, duets and solos. They have practiced 2-3 times a week before school for three months now and have learned so much already. We appreciate the talented teacher, Jessica Knight. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

6th grade STEM

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 11:15am
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Our 6th graders have been doing hands-on STEM activities as part of planning time working with Mrs. Kox and Mrs. Roberts (in conjunction with BYU college of engineering students). Here they are exploring air waves and movement using balloon rockets. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Third Grade Tulips

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 4:48pm
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Each third grade student was able to plant his or her very own tulip bulb at our new tulip test garden located in the front of our school.  We are excited to be a school participating in the Tulips Journey North Program.  We are looking forward to tracking the progress of our tulips in our role as citizen scientists and we are especially excited to see our tulips bloom in the spring!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Our Library Explorers

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 4:34pm
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The Mapleton Elementary Library's new episode of Get Out and Explore is now showing. We have some great adventures here in Mapleton.

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

6th graders sharing holiday stories

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 4:25pm
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Miss Foster’s 6th graders earned a class reward for awesome planning time reports. Today they read Christmas picture books to the second and third grade classes. It was a treat for all three grade levels. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

November Students of the Month

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 2:24pm
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These fantastic students were selected from their classes as Students of the Month for November. We appreciate their examples of being Mighty Mountaineers who are safe, respectful and responsible. Way to go students!

 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Steve and Lisa James Assembly

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 1:28pm
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Students and teachers alike were entertained today by Steve and Lisa James. Their message of being kind and having the power to make a difference came through words and music. Students were even singing along with the fun renditions of Christmas music Steve shared with us. Great way to kick off the season!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Mapleton Elementary Choir Program

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 9:37am
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We kicked off the holiday season with an assembly and evening performance by our school choir. They sang fall and winter songs, played orff and percussion instruments and even added some character parts into their performance. It was a lovely evening. We so appreciate the talents of our students, our director, Karen Thueson, and our accompianist, Jeanette Nielson. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Students of the Month

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 9:34am
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Our October students of the month were honored at our assembly on November 1st .  These students all show examples of being Mighty Mountaineers and especially by being safe, respectful and responsible. Congratulations!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Ancient Egypt in 6th grade

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:43pm
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6th graders had an amazing day learning more about ancient Egyptian culture and architecture. First, they took part in learning how to build a sturdy, tall pyramid. Next, they learned the secrets of mummification while performing several of the steps on their stuffed animals!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Halloween at Mapleton

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 5:04pm
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What a fun day here at Mapleton! Just wanted to give you a peek at our teachers who dressed up right along with the students. Happy Halloween everyone!

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Thank you Mapleton Senior Citizens

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 9:43am
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Recently, Mapleton Senior Citizens made a donation to each of the three elementary schools in the Mapleton area. We were honored to receive this donation at their October luncheon at the Mapleton City Center. This donation will go towards helping individual students who are in need. We are so appreciative of their kindness and for thinking of children. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Pumpkins Donated by Harward Farms

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

September Students of the Month

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 1:11pm
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Here are Mapleton's Students of the Month for September. These students were selected by their teachers for being examples of a Mountaineer: safe, respectful and responsible. They were honored at an assembly and had pancakes with the principal. 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

The Importance of Water Supply

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 9:35am
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Today the 4th grade learned all about how and why we should protect our water supply.

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton