Nebo Foundation Gives Grants to Northern Area January 2016

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

 

The Nebo Education Foundation is composed of 20 volunteer board members who live in cities serviced by Nebo School District.  Board members meet each month to review and award grant requests, consider fund-raising avenues and other items that advance the educational opportunities for Nebo School District students.  Many of the donations received are for selected projects, yet a substantial amount is available for the greatest need.  Greatest need monies are considered for grants submitted by area schools. 

Junior High Youth Board meets with School Board - Answer to Wednesday's Challenge

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

 

Junior High Youth Board meets with Nebo School District Board of Education

A highlight for the Nebo School Board of Education is to meet with students from each of the 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.

The Nebo School Board took this opportunity to ask the Youth Board students questions concerning college and career readiness, technology and one-to-one devices, and readiness for mathematics.

Springville Mayor’s Student Recognition - Jaden Christensen and Korri Cooper

Attributions: 
Shannon Acor

Councilman Chris Sorensen awarded two very deserving students the Mayor’s Recognition Award in January’s City Council Meeting.   Recipient Jaden Christensen is in ninth grade at Mapleton Junior High. He is the son of Holly and Mike Christensen. 

Art Students Making a Difference

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

Springville Junior High's drawing teacher, Ms. Wallace, started with the idea of engaging her students in a project that would make positive changes in the world with their talent. One area the students focused on was researching clean water. 

Nebo Foundation Gives Grants to Southern Area January 2016

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

The Nebo Education Foundation meets each month to discuss submitted educational grants for students in Nebo School District. One of the goals of the foundation is to fund worthwhile projects in the district that provide resources to enrich student learning. The Nebo Education Foundation functions through generous donations made by individuals and businesses.

Congratulations to the following teachers that continue to inspire the minds of students.

Business Education Partners for Spanish Fork/Salem Chamber

Attributions: 

Congratulations to Robarge Collision, Cary & Judy Robarge, and Western States Insurance, Matt Barber, for receiving Business Education Partners of the Year for the Spanish Fork/Salem Chamber Awards.

Nebo School District truly appreciates all you do for our students!

Nebo Education Foundation Gives Grants to Central Area January 2016

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

 

Nebo Education Foundation board members meet each month to review and award grant requests, consider fund-raising avenues, and other items that advance the educational opportunities for Nebo School District students. The Nebo Education Foundation functions through generous donations made by individuals and businesses.

Nebo Chess Tournament

Attributions: 
Mary Lynn Lewis

Chess Tournament for Elementary, Jr. High, and High School.

Please see the tournament flyer for details.

Hobble Creek Art Exhibit The Threads of Silk Road Until February 3, 2016

Attributions: 
Carol Day

The Threads of Silk Road art showcase will be exhibited in Nebo School District at Hobble Creek Elementary at 1145 East 1200 North, Mapleton, Utah, from January 6, 2016, to February 3, 2016, and is opened Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Threads of the Silk Road features evocative photographs of village life in Central Asia and the Silk Road, which for two thousand years connected the Far East to Europe. 

Eileen Quintana, Native American Manager, Receives Prestigious Award

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Eileen Quintana, the program manager of the Nebo Title VII Education Program in Nebo School District was selected as one of Utah’s American Graduate Champions by Utah Education Network (UEN).

Connecting education to culture can be key to helping Native American students succeed. Through homework labs and summer camps for students in Nebo School district, Eileen Quintana brings individual attention to 220 students who need the resources and support. 

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