Veterans Honored at SHHS vs SFHS Football with Senator Hatch

Angela Nederhand

SALEM, UT – Senator Orrin Hatch came to Salem Hills High School to honor veterans at the 3rd Annual Military Appreciation football game on September 11, 2015.  During his visit Senator Hatch made a special speech to veterans before sharing the football field with them for the 9-11 commemoration. Veterans and their families enjoyed a free meal, plus admission to the football game.

“You are the basis of our country,” Senator Hatch told the veterans of both Spanish Fork and Salem, “You’re the reason why our country is the greatest in the world.”

Utah PTA Awards Honor to Sherry Sandberg

Lana Hiskey

Mrs. Sherry Sandberg was presented the 2015 Utah PTA Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Educator. She was presented with a small cash award from Mountain America Credit Union, as well as a cash Award from McDonald’s Corporation. 

Rees Elementary Students Perform at Governor's Native American Summit


Rees Students Perform at Governor’s Native American SummitRees students performed for the 10th Annual Governor’s Native American Summit held at Utah Valley University.  The students performed a 12 minutes reader’s theatre, Navajo Code Talkers, as part of the opening session of the two-day conference.  The play was written and directed by Nebo’s elementary drama specialist Lisa Kirkwood Bean, and featured students from the multi-age classroom of Mrs. Brenda Beyal.

PEAK Awards September 2015

Lana Hiskey

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. 

Leaders Among Leaders - Answer to Wednesday's Challenge

Adam Gull

At the Nebo School District Office, a firm handshake, eye contact, and a simple greeting such as— “Hello!  Welcome to Board Meeting.” is what every visitor and district staff encountered from 13 Park Student Leaders at the most recent board meeting on Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

Students and staff had the privilege to present the good things happening at Park Elementary.  Everything presented was centered on the Leader in Me. 

Nebo News September 2015

Nebo Success at FCCLA Nationals

Jessica Kunzler

In July, Nebo School District was well represented at the National Leadership Conference  for FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America). Twelve students, from four high schools traveled to Washington D.C. where they were able to compete in STAR Event competitions, raise awareness and advocate for Family & Consumer Sciences Education at the nation's capitol, see all of the great city sites, and network with over 7,000 FCCLA members from across the country. 

Salem Hills High & Principal Peery Awarded Teacher Feature Award - Answer to Wednesday's Challenge

Salem Hills High School was surprised by KSL and Zions Bank with the Teacher Feature Award this week. 

Shannon Williams said, "Today was an amazing day! Mr. Peery was awarded with the teacher feature from KSL, along with the school, for having a climate of "making a difference" in the lives if others each day.

"Watching our youth at the pep assembly strengthens our faith in the youth of this generation. They are amazing, strong, and great leaders. We are in good hands. GO SKYHAWKS!"

New Maple Ridge Elementary School Ribbon Cutting

Lana Hiskey

Maple Ridge held its ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, August 18, 10:00 a.m. Principal Sara Matis welcomed future students, parents, Mapleton City officials, state representatives, Nebo School District personnel, and school employees.