Watch for your new Get Away Today magazine to come home with your student soon. It is filled with travel specials for your family including Adults at Kids’ Prices at the Disneyland Resort for travel in January, February and May 2018! Plus, you can still get 2018 tickets at 2017 prices before they go up!
Mental Health Parent Awareness Nights
Nebo School District will be hosting a series of Parent Awareness Nights. The topics of discussion will include mental health and safety planning with youth. Several community service providers will be present to answer question and help individuals to access services. See the event flyer for more information.
INTRODUCING FOURTH GRADE TEACHERS
Mr. Clay Craig grew up grew up right here in good old Santaquin, Utah. His hero is his mom, Barbara Craig. She is very brave even when times are difficult. She does everything with class. Mr. Craig enjoys spending time with family, making pottery, hiking, and reading.
DARE is a program offered to all fifth grade students at Orchard Hills Elementary. DARE stands for Drug Alcohol Resistance Education and is designed to teach students the risks involved with underage drinking, tobacco use and using illegal drugs. The point of DARE is to provide these students with the appropriate knowledge and skill set to make an educated & well-thought out decision when in the future they are confronted with drugs and alcohol.
INTRODUCING SIXTH GRADE TEACHERS
Mrs. Sandy Olson grew up in Seattle, Washington and Houston, Texas. Her husband, Doug, is her hero. He’s a survivor with a hopeful and positive attitude. Mrs. Olson likes going on walks with her family, watching Psych episodes, and watching movies.
Miss Jordyn Earl grew up in Payson, Utah. Her dad is her hero because he is the most patient and kind person. Miss Earl enjoys spending time with family, hiking, camping, swimming, and riding 4-wheelers.
The theme for the Reflections Contest this year was: Within Reach.
The winners for this year are:
The Orchard Hills Sixth Grade Orchestra performed today for the school. The orchestra is directed by Mrs. Drager and there are 11 students in orchestra. Instruments played are the violin, viola, and cello. The students have been working so hard early in the mornings before school and they sounded great. A few students perfomed solos today too.