Superintendent Nielsen and Nebo School Board Meet with Student Leaders - Answer to Wednesday Challenge

The Nebo School District Board of Education and Superintendent Rick Nielsen meets with students from each of the local high schools and junior high schools on a quarterly basis. Each Youth Board representative is selected by his/her principal to be a spokesperson for their school.

This month, the Nebo School Board asked the high school Youth Board students questions. The high school students, in turn, discussed their feelings on school safety, what they’ve gain from their education, resilience, and the Nebo School District bond.  

Nebo Students Inspired by RYLA


The Spanish Fork Rotary Club sponsored three Nebo School District high school-aged students to attend a three-day conference to learn about leadership and how to develop team-working skills. The conference took place up Provo Canyon at Aspen Grove.

On Tuesday, October 17, 2018, two students, Sydney Ward and Emma Morford, presented to the Spanish Fork Rotary Club about what they learned from the RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) conference.

Cafe Rio in Springville Donates to Nebo Education Foundation

Cafe Rio in Springville opened its doors on Wednesday, October 24. Cafe Rio's spokesperson stated that they always like to give back to the community and one way is to donate to the schools. Nebo Education Foundation received a $2,500 check from Cafe Rio and will disburse it to schools and teachers through grants.

Springville Mayor Child Youth Recognition Awards

Kyleigh Richards, Luke Elder and Megan Rawle received Springville Mayor Youth Recognition Awards at October's City Council Meeting. All three students were nominated for the award by their teachers at Art City and Brookside Elementary. Kyleigh, Luke and Megan were recognized for being hard working, kind to others, and having positive attitudes in all they do. What great examples they are to us all!

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Nebo School District Kids are our Future

Photos Eric Melander

Kids in Nebo School District are our hope for a bright future. Last spring, class portraits were taken of Nancy Melander’s second grade class at Wilson Elementary School in Nebo School District. Captured by Eric Melander, the portraits beautifully display the purity and goodness of children. Reflecting what Nebo School District employees feel, Eric Melander said, “As we know, whatever field we’re in, it’s not about us. It’s about the people we serve; in this case, it’s the kids.”

First-Graders Enthrall Nebo School Board of Education- Answer to Wednesday Challenge

First-graders at Canyon Elementary school displayed their love for the USA at Nebo School District’s October Board Meeting.

Penny McEntire, Literacy Specialist at Canyon Elementary, talked about the positive impact Tier II literacy programs have made in their school.

Save the Kids Free Parent Education Night

All invited to the #savethekids free Parent Education Night sponsored by Nebo School District on November 5, 2018, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the auditorium at Springville High auditorium at 1205 East 900 South in Springville, Utah.

Collin Kartchner and Dr. Katey McPherson will lead a discussion on:

  • Balancing screen time and device use,
  • Protecting and cultivating our children's self worth,
  • Devising a sensible family use of device plan.

Nebo Celebrates Apple Crunch Day - Farm to School Month


On Wednesday, October 17, Nebo School District joined with schools across Utah, Wyoming, Montana, and Nebraska in celebrating the 2nd Annual Apple Crunch Day aka "The Greatest Crunch on Earth!" Each elementary student eating school lunch in the district received a local, farm-fresh apple with their school lunch meal. Apples were provided by Mountainland Apples located in Santaquin Utah, right here in our area. Elementary students loved crunching into fresh, delicious apples!

Nebo Fall Break


As a reminder, school will not be held Thursday, October 18 and Friday October, 19 for Fall Break. We welcome students back on Monday, October 22.