Utah County 4-H Honors Afterschool Club Leader–Eric Ferrin

Mr. Eric Ferrin, mathematics teacher at Spanish Fork Junior High, was recently honored as Afterschool Club Leader of the Year by Utah County 4-H.

Mr. Ferrin has volunteered to be a club leader for the 4-H Afterschool program every term since it began at Spanish Fork Junior High four years ago. He leads a 3-D Computer Art and Animation Club and a Roller Coaster Tycoon Club. The students learn technical skills as well as how to run a successful business. He is key in running a successful parent showcase.

Canyon Crystal Apple Award to Andrea Pond

Andrea Pond, Canyon Elementary Educational Technician, was honored with the Crystal Apple Award. She has worked at Canyon for the past five years and is currently supervising the Take Home Library. She is very helpful and patient as she interacts with the students and teachers at Canyon Elementary.

Andrea is a hard worker and likes organizing, doing yard work, making crafts, and traveling. Andrea has been employed in a variety of jobs. She was a travel agent and is a licensed manicurist.

Nebo District Science Fair

Landmark High School is pleased to host the Nebo School District Science Fair on Wednesday and Thursday, February 23 and 24, 2011.  The Nebo Science Fair will be held in the gym of Landmark High School located at 612 South Main, Spanish Fork. 

Elementary Division (Grades 5th - 6th) will be on Wednesday, February 23.  Projects will be open to the public beginning at 6:00 p.m. 

Junior and Senior Divisions (Grades 7th – 12th) will be on Thursday, February 24.  Projects will be open to the public beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Former Nebo School Board Member Honored by Springville Chamber

Lana Hiskey

Springville Chamber of Commerce holds Awards Banquet and Installation

President Jay Knight welcomed chamber members and guests to the annual awards banquet. He introduced the new board members and officers. The meal was provided by Utah Celebrations Catering.

Judge Sherylnn Fenstermaker conducted the installation of the new Officers and Board of Directors for the year 2011.

Brockbank Elementary Presents to Nebo School Board

Lana Hiskey

Principal Alison Hansen introduced the gifted and talented program that included the Brockbank debate team. Ms. Kristel Peterson, advisor for debate, said that out of the eight awards, Brockbank won six at the district debate competition.

Chess is another favorite activity for the students at Brockbank. Ethan Oyler won first place and showed his trophy.

Karolyn Peery introduced four students that displayed their talent in art with some outstanding, artistic pictures.