Students Experience Hands-on STEM Objects

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

Students at Spanish Fork Junior High had a chance to experience hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) education during their career and college course. Tiffany Myers, Career, Technology, Education (CTE) instructor, demonstrated different healthcare concepts and careers in her class.

Using a STEM education kit donated by Central Utah Clinic and the Utah STEM Action Center, Myers gave her students a hands-on experience. The kit included materials considered to be luxury items or costly for teachers and schools to purchase.

"Focus on Students" is Superintendent Nielsen's Motto

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

“‘Focus on Students’ is what we are all about,” said Superintendent Rick Nielsen. This is the second meeting this year that Superintendent Nielsen has reached out to high school student leaders.

Representatives from each high school visited with the Superintendent and Secondary Director, John Degraffenried on topics such as: sportsmanship, technology, and the 5X5 schedule. Superintendent Nielsen kept the gathering to one hour so the students could get back to their schools and activities. 

Come celebrate National School Breakfast Week March 2-6

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Lana Hiskey

"Come celebrate National School Breakfast Week March 2-6 with Nebo School District! Eating school breakfast can add a great boost to your day. But don’t just take our word for it, students who eat school breakfast have better attendance, behavior, test scores and less tardiness as reported by the Food Research and Action Council. 

February 2015 PEAK Award Winners:

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Lana Hiskey

THE PEAK AWARD CUSTOMER SERVICE PROGRAM
Nebo School District wants to showcase our Positive Energy and Kind employees. PEAK Awards are nominated by patrons and recognized by the Superintendent Staff and Nebo School Board of Education. The award is administered by the Communications and Community Relations Department. 

Joseph Alan Worthen Inducted into Nebo Athletic Hall of Fame February 2015

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

Joseph Alan Worthen Inducted into Nebo Athletic Hall of Fame February 2015

During halftime of the Payson High School basketball game, Joe Worthen was inducted into the Nebo Athletic Hall of Fame surrounded by a large group of family and friends in attendance.

SheTech Explorer Event

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There are only 2 weeks left to register for the SheTech Explorer Event which will be held March 13th at UVU.  Registration closes March 4th.  Hurry to sign up as classes are filling up.

Calling all high school girls-come and interact with different companies that have technology at their core and see if it’s right for you!  Many companies will be there with fun interactive products to play with.   Companies include Ancestry, US Synthetics, Rockwell Collins, MaritzCX, Ebay, IM Flash, Disney, BD Medical, Merit Medical, The Aquarium, The Leonardo and many more!

Brookside Presents to Nebo School Board of Education - Answer to Wednesday's Challenge

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Brookside Presents to Nebo School Board of Education

Principal Alicia Rudd addressed the Nebo School Board of Education and introduced the School Community Chair, Shannon Pexton and music directors, Tami Evans and LeAnn Andrews. 

The three main areas of focus for Brookside Elementary are mathematics, literacy and the arts. Brookside teachers participate in numerous professional development opportunities. Some extracurricular activities developed include reading and writing clubs, chess club, orchestra, choir, and even a homework lab. Technology has also been an emphasis.  

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