Salem Teacher Wins National Grant for STEM - Answer to Wednesday Challenge

The Society for Science and the Public distributed $100,000 in grants to 24 science research teachers across the nation to help teachers purchase needed equipment and amenities for their classrooms, including $3,000 to Kate Elliott, a sixth-grade teacher at Foothills Elementary School.

With the STEM grant money, Mrs. Elliott plans on purchasing DIY solar panel kits, global warming student kits, and taking a trip to the Leonardo museum in Salt Lake City.

Nebo District Offers Collaboration for Teachers Every Monday

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Maple Ridge

Every Monday is early out for students in Nebo School District. After the students depart for home, teachers collaborate with each other and work to analyze student data as well as plan curriculum with their teams to help each student in Nebo be successful. 

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Salem Hills High Partners with Deseret News for Anxiety Panel Discussion

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Wednesday, August 29, 7 p.m. Join the Deseret News at Salem Hills High, 150 Skyhawk Blvd, Salem, Utah, for a free screening of “Angst” followed by a panel discussion. Parents and students are invited. For more information visit deseretnews.com/anxiety or click on the link below.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/angst-deseret-news-free-film-screening-on-teens-anxiety-salem-tickets-48814027069 

First Day of School for Nebo School District Students 2018 - Answer to Wednesday Challenge

First Day of School for Nebo School District Students

August 21, was the first day of school for Nebo School District students. Many students received the “red carpet” royal treatment on the first day. Some students opened the year by honoring the American flag as a symbol of our free country.

Students were excited to see their friends again and get to know their teachers. One student, Brielle, said, “I can’t wait for library day so I can read more books.”

Back to School Benefits Fair

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Ryan Kay

Nebo School District Benefits Fair will be held during both sessions of opening institute! 45 Vendors will be on hand to answer questions. Select Health will be at the benefits fair doing health screenings.

If you get it done at the fair, you will not need to make an appt. with a Dr. to get it completed. This will count as one of your wellness requirements!

Maple Mountain High School
51 North, Spanish Fork Parkway

Nebo School District Readies for Students and First Day of School, August 21

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Nebo School District teachers and administrators are excited to have students back in the classroom and schools. Teachers having been training all summer to get ready for the first day of school and meeting their students. 

Collaboration time will continue to be on Mondays and is specifically for teachers to focus on improved student learning and quality instruction.