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Third Grade Field Trip

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 8:24am
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Third graders went to the Scera and saw the play Captain Louie.  Then they went to Classic Fun Center.  It looks like they had so much fun!

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Fifth Graders Learn About Science and Hard Work

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 8:19am
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The fifth graders had an opportunity to go on a field trip to BYU on Friday, October 27. While they were there they learned about magnetism, electricity, and other science related topics. They were then privileged to go to the student athletic department and meet some of the football players and learn from them what it takes to be an athlete; they learned the value of hard work and dedication. They had a lot of fun and enjoyed the campus environment. 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Yearbook Cover Grade Level Winners

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 3:46pm
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After the cover was chosen a winner was chosen for each grade level.  Those winners are: 

Kindergarten:  Blakely Beckman

1st: Zoey Darger

2nd:  Luci Alexander

3rd: Paisley Terry

4th: Eli Taylor

5th:  Ximena Ibarra

6th:  Brynlee Smith

There were so many fun and creative entries this year! Thank you to those who participated.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Yearbook Cover Contest Winner

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 3:42pm
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The winner of the yearbook cover contest is second grader: 

Tyson Wadsworth!  

Congratulations Tyson!  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Introducing Orchard Hills Third Grade Teachers!

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:24pm
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Introducing Third Grade Teachers

 Mr. Ramon Saldivar grew up in San Diego, California.  Every military person who has lost their life during war time or conflict is his hero.  He likes woodworking and landscaping.

 Mrs. Jeanette Dunn grew up in Provo, Utah.  Her mom is her hero because she raised nine children to be happy, healthy responsible hardworking adults.  She likes to play the guitar, travel, camp, and hike. 

 Mrs. Mindee Everitt grew up in St. Johns, Arizona.  Her mom is her hero because she had six kids and raised them well.  She likes to play volleyball, bake, go camping, and go for rides on their side by side. 

 Miss Mary Blackner grew up in University Place, Washington.  Her mom is her hero because she is amazing!  Her mom is the best cook, is super creative, a problem solver, a listener, and very supportive.  Miss Blackner loves reading, sports, playing the piano and violin, and being in nature.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Introducing Orchard Hills Fifth Grade Teachers

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 3:32pm
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INTRODUCING FIFTH GRADE TEACHERS

Mrs. Carolyn Bascom grew up in Bountiful.  She moved to Elk Ridge when she was 10.  Her dad is her hero.  He was always there for her.  He helped her understand so many things.  He was loving and kind.  Mrs. Bascom loves to paint, run, dance, and read. 

 Mrs. Krissi Tanner grew up in Orem, Utah.  Her husband is her hero because he is her rock.  She loves chocolate because it is delicious.  She loves the outdoors: hiking, fishing, camping, rock crawling, and hunting. 

 Miss Riley Winward  grew up in Star, Idaho.  Her hero is Miss Brower.  Things that make Miss Winward happy are playing games with her family, watching basketball or a good show, reading a book that sucks her in, cooking a yummy meal for her friends, singing, and playing with Lucy her puppy. 

 Miss Brianne Brower grew up in Puyallup, Washington.  Her hero is Miss Winward.  Miss Brower likes hiking, writing, and getting JCW shakes.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

UPSTART- Kindergarten Readiness Program

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 3:46pm

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UPSTART is a free, technology-delivered kindergarten readiness program that will give your child a fun start in reading, math, and science (with a focus on reading) in just 15 minutes a day, 5 days a week.  More information is available in the flyers which are attached in the photos.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Reflections Contest Theme: Within Reach

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 3:36pm
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The theme this year for the Reflections Contest is:

WITHIN REACH

All students can participate.  Entry forms are available in the office. 

The deadline for entries is November 10th.  Have fun and be creative!

The different categories are:

  • Visual Arts
  • Literature
  • Dance
  • Photograhy
  • Film and Video
  • Music Composition 

 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Introducing Orchard Hills First Grade Teachers

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 3:33pm
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Introducing First Grade Teachers

 Mrs. Christy Collier grew up in Roseville, California.  She loves to read, camp, and go to concerts.  Her hero is her husband, for all he does for her and her family. 

 Mrs. Jenni Coon grew up in Payson and in fourth grade she moved to West Mountain.  She loves hiking, camping, and being with her husband Jim and their 2 kids Janie and Jentry.  Her heroes are her parents.  They have shown her what unconditional love it. 

 Mrs. Patti Jeffery grew up in Arizona.  She enjoys cooking, reading, and sewing.  Her mom is her hero because she had many trials and much adversity through her life, and she came out on top!

 Mrs. Kim Andrews grew up in Las Vegas.  She has lived in Utah for about 34 years.  She loves to teach, craft, sing, watch movies, and play games.  She also enjoys the outdoors.  Her mom is her hero because through all her adversity, she was kind, loving, and loved by everyone. 

 Mrs. Debbie Sperry grew up in Payson.  She loves, kids, her family, butterflies, cattails, and baby chicks.  Her parents are her heroes because they loved her and taught her how to be successful and happy.  

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Cougar Pride Root Beer Float Party

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 3:39pm
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Our Cougar Pride board has filled up for the second time this year.  Many students  were able to participate in the root beer float party yesterday.  Way to ROCK Orchard Hills! 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

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