Crystal Apple Award at East Meadows

The Crystal Apple award this year goes to the brains of our operation. Julie Hammari leads our team through her talents, knowledge, abilities and height. She has been a great leader and teacher for both faculty and students here at East Meadows Elementary. She has always been willing to change a grade level because of her nature to be flexible and ability to work in any situation. This is most apparent in her current grade level team.

Cherry Creek Presents to Nebo School Board

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

Cherry Creek’s second-grade students performed a patriotic musical selection for the Nebo School Board in January. Principal Mark Balzotti addressed the Board praising his wonderful faculty, staff and parents for the success the school has had with testing. Mr. Patrick Money and Mrs. MarJean Strong, school community council members also addressed the Board highlighting the wonderful programs at Cherry Creek Elementary.

Nebo School District's Captain's Academy

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

In January, Nebo School District held its second Captain's Academy on leadership and sportsmanship. The Captain’s Academy is held three times a year. This event took place at Springville High School and included captains from each winter sport, student government, drill team, cheer squad, and band.

Crystal Apple Award at Hobble Creek

This year’s recipient for the Crystal Apple Award from Hobble Creek Elementary School is Deana Coates. Deana has been sharing her time as an Instructional Coach for the last four years between Hobble Creek and Spring Lake Elementary. Previous to that Deana taught at Brookside Elementary, Grant Elementary, Sage Creek Elementary and Westside Elementary. Deana is a meticulous planner as a teacher; she prepares well and is a great example of a continuous learner. She stands out as a leader among teachers.

Judy Catlett is awarded the Crystal Apple Award

Attributions: 
Hayley Kirkland

On Monday, January 11, 2010, the Crystal Apple Award was presented to Judy Catlett of Barnett Elementary. The Crystal Apple Award is given to teachers that show devotion to students and outstanding performance in the classroom and is awarded by nomination from the school faculty. Mrs. Catlett is adored by her students and loved by the Barnett faculty. She has been teaching at Barnett for twenty-five years and has her masters in Math. Positivity is her greatest strength whether it be with students, parents, or faculty members and she always makes everyone feel important and special.

Donation to Nebo Education Foundation

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

Usually the Nebo Education Foundation is giving money to those classes, programs, and schools in Nebo School District that need that extra support to enhance student learning. However, this time Nebo Education Foundation is on the receiving end of a donation. Get Away Today’s business director, Dave Dunyon, donates a check to the Nebo Education Foundation through their business partnership. Get Away Today offers incredible deals to vacation spots including Disneyland, San Diego, Florida, and Hawaii to name a few.

Nebo District’s Legacy Volunteer Mentoring Program

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

Nebo District’s Legacy Mentoring coordinators presented to Nebo School Board this month. The Legacy Volunteer Mentoring program is designed to match a carefully screened adult volunteer (Mentor) with a child (Mentee) in a school environment.

Nebo Legacy Mentoring is a partnership project through the Parent Teacher Association and Brigham Young University funded with a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools. Dr. Gary Wall, former school district superintendent, established this program during the 2008-09 school year.

Samantha Sorensen, Reflections National Winner 2008-09

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

"Wow" Samantha Sorensen, Art City Elementary 5th grade student, submitted this photo for Reflections last year for the 2008-2009 contest (theme was "Wow"). Samantha received this award for the State level, her picture went on to the National level and won an award of Merit. "I just received a Medal for National Level".

Crystal Apple Award Recipient at Foothills Elementary

Attributions: 
Lana H. Hiskey - Public Information Officer - Nebo School District

On Monday, January 11, 2010, Craig Harvey with Horace Mann presented the
Crystal Apple Award to Coral Lee Findlay of Foothills Elementary. Mrs.
Findlay was nominated by the Foothills faculty for her outstanding
performance as a teacher and team member. Her energy and enthusiasm are
contagious and much laughter is sure to follow. She's a great asset to
Foothills Elementary and is well-loved by both her faculty members and
students. Congratulations to Mrs. Findlay!!

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