THE PEAK AWARD CUSTOMER SERVICE PROGRAM
Nebo School District wants to showcase our Positive Energy and Kind employees. PEAK Awards are nominated by patrons and recognized by the Superintendent Staff and Nebo School Board of Education. The award is administered by the Communications and Community Relations Department.
February 2014 PEAK Award Winners:
Terri Hales, Transportation, Oakridge
Nominated by: Teresa Gordon
Suzanne Kimball–Coordinator of Employee Support
The Nebo School Board of Education appointed Suzanne Kimball as the Coordinator of Employee Support by the Nebo School Board of Education. Suzanne received her bachelor’s degree in English from Brigham Young University and a Masters in Educational Administration from Purdue University.
Congratulations to An'Jalee Burningham for this week’s Wednesday Challenge sponsored by Wiggy Wash.
Payson Junior High School’s band and orchestra students along with their teachers, Mrs. Ericksen and Mrs. Petrucka performed at Spring Lake Elementary. This performance was to introduce the sixth-grade students to what is offered at the junior high school.
The theme was “Daring Dueling Duo Battling for Your Boogle Beat.” The musical performance showcased solos and the following types of instruments: woodwinds, brass, percussion, violin, viola, cello, and bass.
Nebo Education Foundation Gives Grants February 2014
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 or scholarships, yet a substantial amount is available for the greatest need. Greatest need monies are considered for grants submitted by area schools.
Seven Schools in Nebo Honored for Healthier Us School Challenge Award
Last week at their annual conference in St. George, Utah, Nebo School District's Child Nutrition Program was recognized for receiving the Bronze Award to the following elementary schools: Brockbank, Orchard Hills, Park, Rees, Santaquin, Taylor, and Wilson.
Kathleen Britton, Utah State Child Nutrition Director and Kim Loveland, Assistant Director of Child Nutrition congratulated Nebo as well as other Districts who have received the award.
Nebo School District lowered the Flag of the United States of America on the day of Sgt. Cory Wride’s funeral, Wednesday, February 5, 2014. Spanish Fork schools were dismissed earlier than usual for the miles-long procession of over 1,000 officers that traveled a route marked with blue ribbons and the American flags from Utah Valley University through Spanish Fork to the cemetery. Let us all remember and be grateful for all those that make the ultimate sacrifice to preserve our public safety.