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Back to School Openhouse

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 12:24pm
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We would love to have all of our Rees Eagles join us for our Back to School Openhouse on Monday, August 29th.  The school will be open from 1:00-3:00 pm for you to come meet your teachers.  We are excited to start another great year at Rees Elementary. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

School Registration Info

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:16pm

 

 

 

 

Hello Rees Families!

We hope this communication finds you enjoying a safe, fun and relaxing summer break.  Please make note of the following information:

ONLINE Registration will open July 25, 2018 at http://rees.nebo.edu/registration.   Please MAKE SURE you fill out the free and reduced lunch application and pay donations (we are asking $20 per student).  Thank you for your generosity!

New Student Elementary Registration will be held at Rees on August 1, 2018 from 8-4 (computers will be provided at the school).  If you complete registration ONLINE, please still come to the school on August 1st to bring in documentation (birth certificate, immunizations, proof of residency, etc.).

*Once you complete the ONLINE registration process, teacher assignment(s) will be available beginning on Aug. 1 (After 5 PM) using SIS @ http://www.nebo.edu/parents/sis

Walk-in Registration:  August 1, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • For those who did not complete ONLINE registration and need our computer lab to do so.

  • For first-time Rees students required to bring documentation.

  • For help with Free and Reduced Lunch Application

  • For returning students with changes to custody, medical or residency status. (Please bring documentation.)  

  • Please bring ALL incoming kindergarten students into the school on August 1 for a short assessment.  This will allow us to balance out classes as much as possible.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

  • Who needs to register? Everyone attending school

  • When is registration? Online registration begins on July 25th. You can register in person at Rees on August 1st from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm.

  • What if it asks for paperwork like immunizations, birth certificate, or proof of residency? Please bring these items to Rees Elementary on August 1st

  • Can I pay school donations online? Yes, you can. We are asking for $20 per student. These funds are used for field trips, materials, assemblies, etc. If you would rather pay in person, please come to the school on August 1st.  You may also pay for yearbooks online or in person.

  • What if I forgot my password or username? You can request a new password or username.

  • Where do I go online to register? http://rees.nebo.edu/registration

  • ARE YOU NEW TO NEBO SCHOOL DISTRICT? Press the blue button on the registration screen.

  • OLDEST CHILD IS BEGINNING KINDERGARTEN? Press the blue button on the registration screen, unless you pre-registered in March. If you did pre-register, you can click the green button. If you forgot your student’s ID number, please call the school and we can help.

  • RETURNING STUDENT OF NEBO SCHOOL DISTRICT? Press the green button on the registration screen.  If you have forgotten your username or password, please call the school.  Do NOT create another account.

  • DO I NEED TO COME TO THE SCHOOL? Those who will be attending the school for the first time must come to the school on August 1st with appropriate documentation. Also, if you have a student entering Kindergarten, please come to the school on August 1st in order for us to do a simple assessment to help us place them in the appropriate class.  If you are unable to come on August 1st, please contact the school before August 1st and we will schedule a time for you to come in.

  • Kindergarteners- Parents/Caregivers if you pre-registered your kindergarten student back in March, please do not create a new account when you register. If you need assistance please contact the school and we would be happy to help.

  • Questions/ Concerns? Please feel free to contact the school if you have any questions or concerns and we will be happy to assist you.

Thank you for your continued support,

Adam Gull, principal

 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Congratulations PEAK AWARD WINNER Mr. Wright!

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:45am
Attributions: Article and Photo: Lana Hiskey

Nominated by: Abbey Marshall, Marnie Meredith, Tiesha Christensen, Adam Gull
“Mr. Wright is a positive influence on the children in his classes. He does an amazing job of preparing kids for junior high. Each SEP I have attended has been a positive and uplifting experience for myself and my child. He helps students feel confident with their abilities.”

“Mr. Wright is so awesome! I don’t know how many years he’s been teaching at Rees, but I know it’s a lot. He deserves an award because you can tell he really cares about his students and their learning. I believe he truly wants them to succeed at their highest potential and gets his students ready for junior high. You can tell he wants them to enjoy learning and has them engaged in activities that will help spark an interest. Mr. Wright has been easy to talk to, and I feel he has addressed any questions or concerns I might have had with my child. He sends home a weekly sheet with his students on what’s going on in their class that week, and that’s very helpful! Again, Mr. Wright deserves an award because he does an incredible job!”

“Mr. Wright is amazing!! He is so good at getting the kids ready for junior high. He loves each kid individually and highlights the good things they are doing. He excels in math and science and makes the kids excited about these subjects. My twins had him last year and almost every kid in their class qualified for honors math the following year. His smile is his greatest quality. It is genuine and seems to always be on his face. I highly recommend him for this award and hope you consider him.”

“Nate is a Nebo Hero. Nate is a GIANT of a man with a big heart and contagious smile. He is a role model to his students by the way he treats others and how he teaches them to respect one another. He cares deeply about the success of his students. Parents have come back to me and expressed how much they appreciate the way he prepared their students for junior high. He takes on extra duties like science fair and chess club along with any other needs in the school and does so willingly. He is involved in coaching in the community and has a huge impact on not only Rees students, but students throughout the district.”

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Summer Library

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 8:24pm
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Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Free Summer Meals

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:48pm

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FREE SUMMER MEALS!

WHO: Youth up to age 18

WHAT: Free healthy lunch

DATES: Mondays - Fridays June 11 - August 17

TIME: 11:30AM - 1:00PM WHERE: Spanish Fork City Center Library Park 100 E. 50 S. (Spanish Fork) No registration required Children must consume food on-site Contact Kerri Duncan with questions at 801-887-1251 or kerrid@utahfoodbank.org

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

1st grade Bee Bots

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 4:13pm
Attributions: Article and Photos: Annette Harvey
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Rees First Graders got to try their hand at programming last week. They had to input code into the robot and then test to see if their code worked. They later used those robots to find words with suffixes. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Youth Arts Festival

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 5:14pm
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Discover the artist within your child this summer at the Spanish Fork Youth Arts Festival, June 4-15! The Youth Arts Festival is a two week creative arts experience for children ages 18 months to 18 years; that aims to engage and enrich young children through music, dance, art, literature, drama, and so much more! This unique program is the only one of its kind nationwide. The full two-week duration, as well as the large amount of classes offered and the low cost has made it a model that many city arts programs have wanted to emulate. We continue to bring a wide variety of classes offered each year. This year will include art, culinary, and dance classes for all ages, Youtheatre, gymnastics, cupcake wars, and Lego Art - all back by popular demand! We have something for everyone, including an adaptable art class for kids with special needs. The Spanish Fork Youth Arts Festival is exceptional, with professional teachers, there is something for EVERY child. Nourish your child's creativity, imagination and artistic ability through the Youth Arts Festival!

The festival will be held at Spanish Fork High School.

No extra fees for non-residents.

Registration begins May 9. Online registration begins just after midnight (12:00 a.m.), and registration in the Parks & Recreation Office begins at 8:00 a.m. Classes fill on a first come, first serve basis. Online registration will close May 28th 2018.

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE! Register online reconline.spanishfork.org or register in-person at the Parks and Recreation Office at 775 North Main Street Spanish Fork / 801-804-4600

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Kids Marathon

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 3:04pm

Kids Marathon

 

  • May 12th, 2018
  • Start time 9am @ Memorial Park in Payson (200 South Main)
  • Those who have registered will have packets sent home from school the week of the race
  • Race Celebration and after party 9:30-11:30am
  • The school with the most participants will be awarded a trophy at the awards ceremony
Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

2018 Summer Theater Camp

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 1:50pm
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Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Rees Elementary Earns Energy Star Certification

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:44am
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Recently Nebo School District applied to earn the Energy Star Certification. Air quality, lighting quality, and the overall Energy Use Index readings and calculations of each facility are taken into account. Nebo is pleased to announce that of 44 facilities ALL 44 earned the Energy Star Certification. With 44 Energy Star Certifications earned, Nebo School District has the most certified failities out of any organization in the state of Utah. This is an amazing feat to qualify a building in the top 75% compared to other schools in the nation. Our district average score was 99, with many buildings scoring a perfect 100!

Job well done to Nebo School District and Rees Elementary School. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork