Dr. Enriquez, LIA CEO and Founder, Visits SJHS

Submitted by april.rockwood on Tue, 02/21/2023 - 11:24

On Friday, February, 17th, Latinos in Action CEO and Founder, Dr. Jose Enriquez visited SJHS. LIA students from both the junior high and Springville High learned about why Dr. Enriquez founded LIA, his vision for the students, and how students are being developed everyday to be leaders in their schools and communities.  Students also learned about scholarship opportunities, the annual conference, art and essay contests (with cash prizes), and enrichment opportunities through the University of Utah and Utah State University. Thank you Dr. Enriquez for your inspiring visit!

Be an Ally Winners

Submitted by april.rockwood on Fri, 02/17/2023 - 12:32

We want to recognize and congratulate this week’s "Be An Ally" winners. Keslee Fenn (left) was nominated by Ms. Pina for picking up a Chinese New Year Poster and hanging it back up so it wouldn’t get ruined even though she is not in Chinese! Oneyla Wolf (right) was nominated by Ms. Rockwood for always being willing to help her classmates when they don’t understand a concept or need help with missing work! Thank you Keslee and Oneyla for making our school a better place to be!  Please go to the library to receive your prize and have your picture taken.

SJHS Knights Take Gold at FCCLA Competition

Submitted by april.rockwood on Thu, 02/16/2023 - 08:23

Last week our FCCLA students competed in the district competition. They brought home gold and bronze and have several students advancing to the state competition later this year.

Abby Snyder & Himaya Hunsaker competed in Repurpose and Redesign. They repurposed wood pallets and made a beautiful stool. They received gold and will be advancing to the state competition.

Sam Beus & Chloe Magaleby competed in Interior Design to create a living space for teens. They received bronze and will advance to the state competition.

Grace Gibb competed in Promote and Publicize to come up with ways to spread the word about FCCLA and received a bronze.

Nebo Parent Guidance Series -- Mental Health Awareness Opportunity

Submitted by april.rockwood on Mon, 02/13/2023 - 11:58

Attention Nebo Parents:

Join our next Mental Health Series...
"Emotional Regulation: Recognizing What's Wrong"
February 22, 2023, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. via Zoom.
Go to: https://cookcenter.info/NeboFeb22

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate. We welcome you to come, learn, and participate so you can help others.

Lana Hiskey

Nebo School District Offers Love and Logic Parenting Workshop

Submitted by april.rockwood on Mon, 02/13/2023 - 11:57

Nebo School District in partnership with Spanish Fork City presents a virtual Love and Logic Parenting Workshop.

“There's a lot of advice out there on how to raise your kids – some better than others. ‘Love and Logic’ is a favorite of therapists, family life educators, teachers, principals, and most importantly parents. It is practical, easy to learn, and really effective! Come and enjoy this fun, upbeat, and informative workshop full of useful tips!” – Jonathan Sherman, LMFT, Family Therapist and Parent Educator

Where: Online via Zoom
Dates: Tuesdays - March 14, 21, & 28 (all three for the full course)
Time: 6:00 -7:30 p.m.

Lana Hiskey

Top TEN Tips for Raising Children with Special Needs

Submitted by april.rockwood on Mon, 02/06/2023 - 08:38

Top TEN Tips for Raising Children with Special Needs

Thursday, February 9, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

This class will go over parenting tips specific for parents of children with disabilities, including:
Grief with a new diagnosis or challenge
Dealing with crisis
Parenting Techniques that work
Advocating for your child
Controlling your level of stress
Dealing with unwanted advice
Having laughter and hope in the journey

Lana Hiskey

2/6/23 SJHS Newsletter — 06/02/23 Boletín SJHS

Submitted by tiffanie.miley on Sun, 02/05/2023 - 23:31

Desplaza hacia abajo para Español.

Dear SJHS parents and guardians:

It was good to see so many of you at Parent-Teacher conferences last week! Thank you for coming to meet with our teachers. If you weren’t able to attend, please feel free to reach out to your child’s teachers if you have any questions or concerns about how your child is doing in their classes.

Events for this week:

Tiffanie Miley

Be an Ally Winners

Submitted by april.rockwood on Fri, 02/03/2023 - 13:52

Congratulations to this week's "Be an Ally" Winners! Zander Stewart was recognized for helping a friend in class. "He is a great friend who wants him to succeed!" Anna Larsen was recognized for helping a student who was not feeling well. "What allowed Anna to do this was her regular preparation. Anna is prepared for class so that she can help in an emergency."

Thank you Zander and Anna for making our school such a great place to be!