Santaquin Elementary students delighted the Nebo School Board - Answer to Wednesday Challenge

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By Lana Hiskey
Santaquin Elementary students delighted the Nebo School Board - Answer to Wednesday Challenge

Santaquin Elementary students delighted the Nebo School Board of Education in March 2019. 

Santaquin Elementary School’s principal, Ien Richins thanked the Nebo School Board of Education for this opportunity to share just some of the exciting things happening at the school. Santaquin’s fourth- and sixth-grade students each presented a dance, and the sixth grade sang about the water cycle along with their dance. Both performances related to the grade’s core curriculum. Music helps to reinforce some of the main concepts being taught in the classroom. 

Nebo Female Students Explore Technology

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Lana Hiskey
Nebo Female Students Explore Technology

Governor Herbert declared March 20, as “Utah Girls in Tech” day. The Advanced Learning Center (ALC) celebrated today with the BYU Computer Science department. Angela Rogers, Angela Jones, and Ronda Hair spent time helping the students learn, “How to Train Your Computer.” The girls had a great experience. Thank you BYU and Ronda Hair for your sharing your expertise during the workshop. 

Nebo School District and ALC have some amazing girls that represent us in the “Tech World”.

Nebo Teacher Jethro Gillespie Earns Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award

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Lana Hiskey
Nebo Teacher Jethro Gillespie Earns Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award

The National Art Education Association (NAEA) has named Jethro Gillespie, of Spanish Fork, UT, to receive the 2019 Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award in Art Education Runner Up. This prestigious award, determined through a peer review of nominations, recognizes the value of doctoral research to the profession of art education and its related disciplines, to advocate on behalf of such research, and to foster continued support of d The award will be presented at the NAEA National Convention in Boston, MA, March 14-16, 2019.

Where Are We Wednesday, March 20, 2019?

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Where Are We Wednesday, March 20, 2019?

Where are we Wednesday, March 20, 2019? Name the place and event that happened in Nebo School District.

The communications office will be posting photos from around the district on Wednesdays. The first person to email the correct name and place will receive a gift.  Email your response to wherearewewednesday@nebo.edu(link sends email)

Nebo Students Visit Airplane Maintenance Facility

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Ed Helmick
Nebo Students Visit Airplane Maintenance Facility

Students from the Nebo School District ALC High School Aviation program visited the new Duncan airplane maintenance and modification center being completed at the Provo Airport. The new Duncan Aviation facility is a 70+ million-dollar investment that is a huge complex of hangars for business jet inspection, repair, modification, and painting. The complex which is still under construction will have 275,000 square feet of inside space when completed. The company currently has 135 employees and that number is expected to grow to 200 by the end of the year.

Nebo’s Winter Academic All-State Winners 2019

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By Lana Hiskey
Nebo Academic Winter All State Winners 2019

Nebo School District is proud of the many students that are winners and nominated to the Utah High School Activities Association and Deseret News Academic All-State Teams. Congratulations on a job well done.

Following are the Nebo Academic All-State winners:

Boys’ Basketball
Parker Farnworth, Maple Mountain
Brayden Biesinger, Salem Hills
Carson Peterson, Salem Hills
David Jones, Salem Hills

Nebo Individual State Champions

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By Lana Hiskey
Nebo Wrestling and Swimming Individual State Champions 2019

Nebo School Board of Education and Superintendent Staff congratulates individual State Champions.

Individual Wrestling State Champions
Merrell Morley, Salem Hills, 182 lbs.
Chyler Zeeman, Salem Hills, 160 lbs.
Tyson Carter, Payson, 170 lbs.

Individual Springville High Swimming State Champions
Cameron Green, Springville, 200 Yard Freestyle
Cameron Green, Springville, 100 Yard Backstroke

Westside Elementary Earns Nebo #Hashtag Award

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By Lana Hiskey
Principal Lori Pruitt & Assistant Superintendent Scott Wilson

Congratulations to Westside Elementary, in Nebo School District, and their school PR person, Arlene Haymond, for earning the Nebo #Hashtag Award. This award is given to the school that communicates to their parents and students, in a variety of ways, the events and important news items happening at school. Ms. Haymond has posted over 30 stories a month. The school also has over 130 percent of their student enrollment connected on social media to get the latest news from the school. 

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