Springville FFA Serves at the State Fair

Springville High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:39pm
Attributions: by Brandon Hawkins
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On the morning of September 11, Springville FFA Members, ages ranging from 14-18, attended the Utah State Fair. At the State Fair, there are many agriculture learning opportunities; such as: Dairy cattle show, beef cattle show, and many farm animals to learn about.

While in attendance at the state fair, students had the opportunity to participate in several hours of service through Barnyard Friends and Little Hands on The Farm. At Barnyard Friends, members showed animals to elementary students and taught them about the various animals present. At Little Hands on The Farm, members taught elementary students about the comings and goings of a farm and some fun facts about farm living.

Categories: Secondary, Springville

Team Up Against Drugs

Riverview Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:38pm
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On Friday, Miss. Denison's second grade class participated in Red Ribbon Week.  Students wore their favorite team shirt or jersey to "team up against drugs."  Students had a great time showing off their favorite team throughout the day.

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

4th grade enjoys learning about Utah's water system

Sage Creek Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:32pm
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4th grade had the opportunity to learn how Utah's water system works. And what causes harm to the water system such as; grass clipping, toxic waste, etc. 4th graders at Sage Creek are now experts on how to keep our water clean in Utah!

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Springville FFA at Snow College, FFA Field Day

Springville High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:30pm
Attributions: by: Brandon Hawkins

On October 10, members from the Springville FFA participated at Snow College for judging competitions. Members of the FFA chapter participated in the following competitions: Agronomy, Floriculture, Horse, Dairy Cattle, Veterinary Science. and Livestock.

There is copious amounts of memorizing, logic, and test taking skills involved in these competitions. These competitions help and encourage members to gain a deeper understanding of agriculture and the different career opportunities available in agriculture. These competitions are extremely beneficial to the agricultural experience.  

FFA members are grateful for all the time and effort our SHS advisors invest into preparing students to participate at this Snow College competition.  A big thank you to the Snow College staff that made this event possible.

Categories: Secondary, Springville

Sierra Bonita News - Monday, October 16, 2017

Sierra Bonita Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:53am
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Here is the link to our weekly student council news report!  https://youtu.be/diPKhwK32xw

6th Grade enjoys the beautiful Fall colors

Sage Creek Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:25am
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On Friday, the 6th grade hiked 6 miles to Rotary Park in Hobble Creek Canyon. The students did an awesome job and were able to enjoy the beautiful fall colors and sunshine. 

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Nebo School District Seeks Public Input

Santaquin Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 9:56am
Attributions: Nebo School District

Nebo School District Is seeking public input on the Bond Survey.  We appreciate your support of Nebo School District and the opportunity to work together with you to provide an exceptional education for our students. We would appreciate your input on the Bond Survey.  Please go to www.nebo.edu to begin the survey.  You will watch a 3 minute informational video and then be directed to the survey. We thank you for your time and your support!

Click here to go to Nebo School District home page.

 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Davis Cup Marching Band Competition Highlights

Maple Mountain High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 8:25am
Attributions: Story and photo by Josh Hurst.

On Saturday, October 14th, the MMHS Marching Band competed in the Davis Cup Marching Band Competition at Davis HS. Against the odds, the band placed first out of 7 bands in the 2A Division. The band has been placing second all season. They finally made a big push and performed beautifully. They also were awarded the Outstanding Visual Performance Caption. Way to go!!

Math Problem of the Week

Spanish Fork Junior High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 8:01am
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Can you solve it? How many triangles are in this picture?

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Come enjoy a night of singing presented by the Junior High Choirs!

Salem Junior High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 7:40am
Attributions: Savannah Roylance

We have a choir concert coming up and it’s going to be great! It will be tomorrow the 17th of October, at SHHS, in the auditorium. Choir students are required to come at 5:15 so we can start practicing at 5:30, and the concert starts at 7:00 PM.

Choir groups, when you get there, already be in your choir uniform and ready to sing as we will get right on practicing.

For everyone else, come support the choire as the choir students have worked really hard for this.

 

Categories: Salem, Secondary

Tryouts soon for Cinderella

Salem Junior High School News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 7:36am
Attributions: Sage Parrish

This year the school will be putting on Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella play. The initial auditions are november 28th and 29th, Dance auditions are December 1st, and call backs are December 5th and 6th. You can go pick up a yellow packet from Mrs. Ashworth's room.

We need a lot of guys and girls so we can do a ballroom scene. There’s a 15 dollar fee, and no experience required.

Female characters: Cinderella, Godmother, Stepmother, Portia and Joy (stepsisters), The Queen.

Male characters: The Prince, The King. Characters that can be male or female: The Herald, The Chef, The Steward, Four White Horses, The Coachman, and the Footman.

Please only audition if you truly want to be in the show and are willing to fully commit! Mrs. Ashworth would love to see you at auditions.

Categories: Salem, Secondary

Museum Of Natural Curiosity

Spring Lake Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 7:27am

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On September 29 third-grade students got to go to Thankgiving Point's Museum of Natural Curiosity thanks to an iSEE Scholarship from Thanksgiving Point and other business. Students got to learn about our five senses, and how they help us make sense of the world around us. Lots of curious minds exploring and learning at the museum. Thanks to all the parents who helped chaperone.

Categories: Elementary, Payson

WEEK NINE - OCTOBER 16TH - 18TH

Riverview Elementary News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:00am
Attributions: Principal Moment

There are certain triggers that always wind children up: rain clouds, wind, a close game in PE, and – the week before Halloween. The closer the calendar gets to that day, the more bonkers children become.

To be perfectly fair, it’s not completely the kids’ fault that they can’t stay focused. Teachers are partly to blame. We read aloud Halloween stories, draw haunted houses, sing “pumpkin carols,” and graph candy corn.

On Halloween, we will begin our morning with a Halloween parade. Into the school on Halloween morning will walk Superman, a clown, an angel, some devils, the Disney princesses will be present, maybe an astronaut, a pack of Ninjas, Darth Vader, and possibly some pirates.

We will be parading outside this year. We invite you to drop your children off, find a parking stall, pull out the lawn chairs, choose a good seat on the parade route and stay for the “Monster March.” Students will assemble in their classroom and after the morning bell and announcements, we will begin our parade. The ghouls and goblins will exit from the school, parade around the sports park, re-enter and parade through the halls; dropping each class off at their classroom door.

Afternoon Kindergarten will begin their parade at 12:30 p.m. They will parade around the Kindergarten Playground.

Come watch the fun!

Check out spoooooky Riverview RAM scarecrow this Halloween season. Our entry in the Spanish Fork City Scarecrow Contest is directly in front of Central Bank on Main Street. Don’t forget to vote for our scarecrow. The winner gets $100 and bragging rights!

Nebo Boys/Girls After-School Sign Up

I apologize for the inconvenience this morning regarding signing up for the afterschool clubs!

The sign-up for session 2 will be available on Wednesday, October 18th. If your student was unable to attend a club last session you will have first priority at 7:30 a.m.; all others may begin registration at 7:50 a.m.

The fees for Afterschool Clubs are $12 per club this year. Students may sign up for as many clubs as they would like. The students will receive a T-shirt (one per year), healthy snacks, a prevention lesson, physical activities or games and one hour of club instruction and activities.

An early morning club will be available everyday at no charge from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. It is available for students who would like extra homework or reading help. Also, for parents who need to leave for work early and want a safe place for their students. A registration form and waiver must be completed to participate in early morning club.

All information will be on the Riverview website in the Nebo Boys/Girls After-School Club Link found on the left side of the school website http://riverview.nebo.edu/. You will find club schedules, registration forms (you will only need to fill out one per school year), THE LINK TO THE ACTIVE REGISTRATION WILL BE SIGN UP GENIUS. Payment WILL NOT be online this time, please bring your payment to the office by FRIDAY, October 27th to secure your spot. If you need payment arrangements or have any question please contact RaeAnn Nelson at raeann.nelson@nebo.edu.

Chalk-Walk FUNdraiser

A Great BIG Thank You from Riverview!! Our Chalk-Walk was a huge success. We have collected $4,609.00.

PTA

Riverview Elementary PTA presents the “Reflections” contest. Express yourself through art; Literature, Visual Arts, Dance, 3-D Art, and Photography. The 2017-2018 Theme: “Within Reach.” Have students pick up an entry form from their teacher or at the office. Deadline: Friday, November 3rd.

The Riverview Elementary Mothers/Sons Activity is quickly approaching; Thursday, October 26th from 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. at Classic Fun Center in Orem.

Free skating admission for mothers and sons. Add bouncing & climbing or laser tag for $3. Add all three for $4.

Skate rental included. Blade, scooter, skate mate rental is $3. You may also bring your own skates, blades, or scooters. 60 tokens for $5.

Dinner deals for $3; Nachos & Drink, Pizza & Drink or Corn Dog & Drink.

Dress for the Weather

Cool weather is upon us. Please send your child to school with a jacket for recess. In order to keep the lost-n-found collection from growing, please label jackets with your child’s name.

Have a safe Fall Break!

Communication Options Riverview School website Riverview Parent Communication Page Riverview Facebook & Instagram Riverview PTA

Please continue to check the website for additional information.

Upcoming Events
  • October 17th – SCC 3:30
  • October 19th & 20th – Fall Break
  • October 24th – Picture Re-take
  • October 25th – Make Your Mark Assembly 2:30
  • October 26th – Mother/Sons Activity at Classic Fun Center, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • October 30th - November 3rd – PTA Book fair
  • October 31st – Halloween Parade 9:00; Sports Park; Kindergarten Afternoon Parade 12:30; Around the Kinder playground

Thank you,

Mrs. Angie Killian

Principal, Riverview Elementary

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Lady Red Devils host the Skyridge Falcons

Springville High School News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 10:18pm
Attributions: photos by Mark Spencer
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On Tuesday, October 3, Springville High's Varsity Volleyball team hosted the Skyridge Falcons.

Categories: Secondary, Springville

Hurricane Relief Concert

Springville High School News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 9:56pm
Attributions: photos by Nikki Powell, SHS News Photographer
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Hurricane Relief Concert sponsored by SHS Drama Guild.

Categories: Secondary, Springville

Monet Jorgenson is again a published poet

Springville High School News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 9:36pm
Attributions: by Erin Call & Lynn Brereton, SHS News Writers

Springville High student, Monet Jorgenson (a Junior), will soon have another literary work published.  Her latest publish piece is titled ​"Girl" and it's a dictionary poem. Dictionary poems follow the format of stating a word (the title of the piece) and then giving two or three "definitions", which act as the main body of the poem.

“I don't quite know what inspired me, but the message I was trying to get across was that girls have power. They are forces of nature, not to be messed with,” said Jorgenson.

Her poem will appear in the 2018 Spring Issue #3 of THAT Literary Review, an online literary magazine.

“I intend, in the future, to keep writing. I don't have any specific plans, but I hope to continue writing until the day I die,” said Jorgenson.

​Jorgenson said, “I'd give others the advice to never stop writing. Your work will get rejected, people will fail to see your genius, but you have to keep writing until you find a publisher who sees your work for what it is--Art.”​

Categories: Secondary, Springville

The Living Planet Aquarium

Spring Lake Elementary News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 10:59am
Attributions: Mrs. Stone
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The students had a great time! The first-grade team wants to thank the parent volunteers. We couldn't have done it without them!

Categories: Elementary, Payson

Keep on (Tape) Rolling!

Park Elementary News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 10:35am
Attributions: Bristi Poulson
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The faculty at Park Elementary loves to sharpen their saw! We have a new winner this year. Mrs. Bird kept the tradition of our new faculty having what it takes to win the trophy. Awesome Job! Thank you everyone for playing. This was Mr. Kay's last roll down Park's hallway, and he sure is going to miss these fun times. 

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

Ms. B's Explosive Lesson

Park Elementary News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 10:29am
Attributions: Aubree Bushman
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Ms. B, our school counselor, has been teaching us about being proactive vs. reactive. During Lighthouse Leaders we learned what it means to be proactive, and that sometimes we have the choice in a situation to be proactive or reactive. Her lesson was followed up the following week during our Leadership Sendoff with what being reactive can look like. What a great obeject lesson with Diet Coke and Mentos. Thank you, Ms. B!

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

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