December 2015

First Grade Program


The First Grade students at Orchard Hills Elementary performed their annual Christmas Program. They performed during 2 slide shows and performed a wonderful instrumental with sticks and bells to the tune of Toy Soldiers, they sang many Christmas tunes and were delightful to listen to.

Santa Beards


Here the preschoolers are putting on Santa beards and shaving them off!  So fun!

Ho Ho Ho!

Reflections Contest Awards


 This year's theme was: "Let your Imagination Fly." Here are the kids who won awards:

Award of Excellence-
Kylie Nilson
Michael Nilson
Kinsley Smith
Chloe Crabb
Courtlyn Rowley

Award of Excellence-
Michael Nilson
Kylie Nilson
Samantha Grimstead
Hallie Francom
Cydnee Burke
Award of Merit- Brooke Warren

Cougar Choir and Orchestra Perform


On Tuesday, December 9th the Orchard Hills Cougar Choir and Orchestra presented a Christmas concert to the school and later that night to our parents.  We played and sang Christmas songs.  The students have been working very hard and did an amazing job.  Everyone felt just a little more Christmas Spirit that day!  Thanks to Tammy Drager, Kathy Kelley, and Lea Knotts for putting the concert together.  Merry Christmas to all!

Utah Symphony


Utah Symphony played for all fourth graders in Nebo School District at Salem Hills High School.

2015 Gobble Off Winners


Just before Thanksgiving we had our annual Turkey Gobble Off.  Each class had a winner who participated in the grade level Gobble Off.  Then there were 2 winners who received a turkey!  

Grade Level Winners:

  • Kindergarten:  Zak Glismann
  • 1st Grade:  Jerrica Bascom
  • 2nd Grade:  Kyler Ewell
  • 3rd Grade:  Lincoln Robbins
  • 4th Grade:  Jason Wride
  • 5th Grade:  Gabrielle Akers
  • 6th Grade:  Tiffani Bond

Turkey Winners:

Kyler Ewell

Tiffani Bond

Food Drive


The 6th grade Service Committee of the Student Council organized and carried out a food drive.  Our school collected over 21 boxes of food weighing a total of 845 pounds.  Thanks for all that was donated!