Nebo School District’s Child Nutrition Program was honored in seven elementary schools by the Utah State Office of Education on Friday, March 13, 2013. The state’s Child Nutrition Director, Luann Elliott awarded the seven Bronze awards to the following elementary schools: Brockbank, Orchard Hills, Park, Rees, Santaquin, Taylor, and Wilson.
Bradley Moss, a theatre and film teacher at Maple Mountain High School recently traveled to New York City to meet with other educators from around the country who are creating new national voluntary PreK-12 arts education standards. The teams in dance, media arts, music, theatre, and visual arts met in the offices of the College Board, along with the leadership of the National Core Arts Standards (NCCAS), the collaborating nine national arts and education organizations that are guiding the project.
Mt. Nebo Junior High’s Science Club started a program called SeaPerch. The students build underwater robots by integrating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum. Mt. Nebo has approximately 40 students participating in the science club. SeaPerch enables these students to experience scientific processing and the field of engineering.
Nebo School District was part of a Nation-wide “Love the Bus” program. Our students had the opportunity to give recognition and appreciation to our bus drivers that keep our students safe while they travel to and from school each day as well as field trips.
One boy excitedly exclaimed to his teacher when boarding the bus at Barnett, “I am so excited, this is my first time ever to be on a school bus!”