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Digging for Fossils

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:11am

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Fourth-grade students had the opportunity to visit the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point. They enjoyed digging for fossils, discovering the dinosaur exhibits, and exploring the many hands-on exhibits. 

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Reading for Gold

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:21am

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First-grade teachers have challenged their students to "Read for the Gold!" They are having a competition between classes to see which class reads the most minutes.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Snowball Fight with the Principal

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 10:01am
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A student was chosen from each class to participate in a snowball fight with the principal. These students all met their January reading goal!

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Foothills Chess

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 9:59am
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The Foothills Chess Team attended the Art City Chess Tournament. They received 2nd place. Great job, team! 

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Crystal Apple

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 9:56am
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Jamie Richards received the Crystal Apple Award this year for her dedicated service to the students at Foothills Elementary. Congratulations!

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Lunch with Mrs. Huntsman

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 9:43am

Students who meet their reading goal have an opportunity to eat lunch with the principal.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Nebo Stakeholder Survey

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:48pm
Attributions: Lana Hiskey

Nebo School District is always trying to improve communication and responsiveness to our stakeholders. To that end, we invite students, parents and teachers to give feedback on teachers and administrators in Nebo District schools.  A link to the Nebo Stakeholder Survey 2017-2018 will be found on the Nebo home page at www.nebo.edu beginning Wednesday, February 7 and remaining open until Wednesday, February 21, 2018, where Nebo District stakeholders will be able to share their thoughts and experiences. (Parents and employees will be emailed a link to help them gain access, while students will be shown the link in their computer labs.)

The purpose of the Nebo Stakeholder Survey is to help us improve instruction and to keep our finger on the pulse of our patrons. For feedback to be most useful, we suggest being polite even when sharing intensely positive or negative feelings, sharing specific experiences that illustrate your ratings, and using appropriate language in all circumstances.

Thank you for your helpful feedback.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

6th Grade Moon Party

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 7:28pm
Attributions: Kate Elliott
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Sixth-grade students showed up at school at 6 o'clock in the morning to see the super blue blood moon eclipse. Unfortunately, it was too cloudy to see the eclipse. We enjoyed the donuts, the hot chocolate and the good company.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

100th Day STEM Activity

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 10:03pm
Attributions: Jennelle Youngs
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Students were given 100 index cards and 100 cm of tape. They had to use these items to build a tower in 30 minutes. The tower that could hold the most weight won. We also had a 100 piece puzzle challenge. The group that could finish the puzzle the quickest won a prize. The students then wrote autobiographies about themselves, from the ages of 1 to 100. They had to make up some of the information for later on in their life. It's funny to see the things the students wrote. They were also given a picture of themselves that have been aged to make them look older.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Student January Birthdays

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 8:49am
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! Students had the choice to have their picture taken in the PTA photo booth on the last Friday in January. If your child chose to have their picture taken, click on the link below to download their picture

https://photos.app.goo.gl/pQJ5BNhGMvI9s0VI2

Categories: Elementary, Salem

January Huntsman's Heroes

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 8:33am

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Congratulations to our January Huntsman's Heroes! Students were chosen for being their best and doing good to others.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Students Celebrate 100 Days of School

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 8:21am
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Students enjoyed celebrating 100 days of school. They created art projects, wrote stories, and counted objects to 100. Go Falcons!

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Hero Week

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 7:17am
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The theme for Hero/Red Ribbon Week was, "It Only Takes a Minute to Decide." Each day students and faculty dressed up to show their support for being drug free. The concluding activity was a Minute to Win It assembly. Thanks PTA for organizing this fun and educational week.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

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