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Fall Registration

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 11:58am

Online Registration will open July 25th, 2018.  Use the "Registration" link on the left in order to register your child.

Walk-in Registration will be August 1st, 2018 from 8:00am to 4:00pm.  This will be only for those who:

  • Did not complete online registration and need a computer to do so.
  • Are first time elementary students required to turn in documentation.
  • Are returning students with changes to custody, medical or residency status

           (Please bring the documentation with you.)

If you are a returning student, please check your area elementary school’s website to find information on completing the on-line registration process beginning on July 25th.  If you have any questions pertaining to registration, please contact the office, 801-754-3237.

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Outstanding Classified Employee-- Mr. Rick Wall

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 3:46pm
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Mr. Rick Wall won the Horace Mann Outstanding Classified Employee Award.  Mr. Wall is an amazing custodian at Orchard Hills!  He is always smiling and saying hello to everyone and he is always willing to help.  He keeps the school very clean and everyone notices how nice the school looks.  We sure appreciate him and all he does at Orchard Hills.  Congratulations Mr. Wall!

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Mountain Man Rendezvous

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:29am
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The fourth graders sure had a lot of fun at their Mountain Man Rendezvous! 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Kindergarten Graduation

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 11:43am
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The kindergartners of the year 2017-2018 have graduated and are so excited to move on to first grade!  We are sad to see them go but they have worked so hard and have accomplished so much this year.  Good luck to them! 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Sixth Grade Spelling Bee

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 3:41pm
Attributions: Stephanie Wood
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The Sixth Grade Spelling Bee consisted of the top five spellers from each
class.

The winners are:
1st place: Jason Wride
2nd place: Ethan Lindsay
3rd place: Nathan Montoya

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Orchard Hills Orchestra Performs

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:51pm
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We were able to listen to the Orchard Hills Orchestra yesterday.  They sounded great!  They have worked so hard all year and we love listening to them.  Thanks to Mrs. Drager for her hard work too.

 

 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Fourth Grade County Fair

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:15pm
Attributions: Joni Cheney
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The fourth grade held its County Fair on Friday May 11. Parents and students from Orchard Hills were invited to walk through the classrooms and look at the county displays created by each fourth grader. Students were required to write an informational report on an assigned country from Utah, focusing on the county's geography, people of importance, economy, and many other interesting facts about their county. The final reports were culminated in colorful and creative displays. Utah has 29 counties, can you sing, or name them all?

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Hope of America

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 4:41pm
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Orchard Hills fifth graders were able to join other fifth graders throughout the county and participate in the patriotic Hope of America performance.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

First Grade Field Trip

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 2:46pm
Attributions: Kim Andrews
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The first graders loved their field trip!  They went to BYU Bean Museum and then to the Springville Art Museum.  At the Springville Art Muesum they had some time to sit and draw and sketch.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

PTA Race for Education

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:15pm
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On Friday the PTA hosted a Race for Education fundraiser.  All the students participated by running, walking, and jogging.  They all had so much fun!  Thank you PTA for such a fun activity for the students.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

End of Year Bash!

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:06pm
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Orchard Hills End of Year Bash!

Monday, May 14th from 6-7pm.

We will be celebrating another awesome year come to an end and everyone is invited!  The party will be outside by the basketball hoops.  There will be dancing, face painting, and loads of fun!  So mark your calendars and we'll see you there. 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Sixth Graders Learn About Ecosystem at Salem Pond

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 11:50am
Attributions: Stephanie Wood
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Sixth graders at Orchard Hills went to Salem Pond.  The students rotated through different stations where they learned about the ecosystem there.  Parents were a huge help in running these stations.

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Kindergarten Field Trip

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 2:31pm
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The kindergartners went on a field trip to the Museum of Natural Curiosity at Thanksgiving Point.  They loved it!  They had so much fun playing and exploring.  Many of them were so excited to ride the bus for the first time.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Cougar Choir Performs

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 11:56am

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The Orchard Hills Cougar Choir performed for the school and their parents.  They did so great and they have been practicing after school for the last few months.  Mrs. Kathy Kelley directs the choir and Mrs. Mary Robins accompanies them.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Get Away Today Magazine

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 3:41pm
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Watch for your new Get Away Today magazine to come home with your student. It is full of hot summer travel deals! And, with every vacation package purchased with Get Away Today, they donate a portion to Nebo Education Foundation. Call 855-GET-AWAY or book online at https://www.getawaytoday.com?referrerid=757.

 

 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Summer Theatre Program for 4th, 5th, and 6th Graders

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 3:37pm
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 2018 Summer Theatre (day) Camp for 4th - 5th 6th grade students.  Sign up via revtrak.  However, for the few who may not, here's pertinent information for you: Session I: June 4-15 @ Spring Lake. 9-12 noon.  Cost: $67 (+$3 if using revtrak). Session II: July 9-20 @ Sierra Bonita. 9-12 noon. Cost $67 (+ $3 if using revtrak). Perry Ewell will be the teacher/director for both sessions.  

 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Author and Illustrator Dustin Hansen Visits

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 2:29pm
Attributions: Shar McMullin
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Dustin Hansen, author and illustrator of the series Microsaurs, came and visited Mrs. McMullin’s class. Mrs. McMullin read the first book of the series to her class and her students loved the book. They were excited to meet the special guest and he even signed their books and bookmarks. He talked about the steps of writing a story and they got to help give him ideas for the next book he’s writing. 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Farm Field Days

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 3:58pm
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The second grade classes went to Farm Field Days.  They loved learning about farming and agriculture in their community!  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Miss Riley Winward is Orchard Hills Teacher of the Year

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 3:31pm
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Miss Riley Winward is teacher of the year for Orchard Hills Elementary!  We are so excited that she is at Orchard Hills.  Congratulations Miss Winward! 

Riley shows incredible dedication to her students. Each child knows that she loves them and of her desire to help each one of them to become the best person they can. Riley sets high standards and realistic expectations for all students, and they respond with success. She loves fiercely and fairly. She is able to recognize each student’s unique strengths and helps them build upon these strengths. Riley is loved by students, parents, and faculty.

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Volcanoes in Mr. Craig's Class

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:29am
Attributions: Clay Craig
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Mr. Craig's class made and erupted volcanoes! 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin