On Friday the PTA hosted a Race for Education fundraiser. All the students participated by running, walking, and jogging. They all had so much fun! Thank you PTA for such a fun activity for the students.
Orchard Hills End of Year Bash!
Monday, May 14th from 6-7pm.
We will be celebrating another awesome year come to an end and everyone is invited! The party will be outside by the basketball hoops. There will be dancing, face painting, and loads of fun! So mark your calendars and we'll see you there.
Sixth graders at Orchard Hills went to Salem Pond. The students rotated through different stations where they learned about the ecosystem there. Parents were a huge help in running these stations.
The kindergartners went on a field trip to the Museum of Natural Curiosity at Thanksgiving Point. They loved it! They had so much fun playing and exploring. Many of them were so excited to ride the bus for the first time.
The Orchard Hills Cougar Choir performed for the school and their parents. They did so great and they have been practicing after school for the last few months. Mrs. Kathy Kelley directs the choir and Mrs. Mary Robins accompanies them.
Watch for your new Get Away Today magazine to come home with your student. It is full of hot summer travel deals! And, with every vacation package purchased with Get Away Today, they donate a portion to Nebo Education Foundation. Call 855-GET-AWAY or book online at https://www.getawaytoday.com?referrerid=757.
Dustin Hansen, author and illustrator of the series Microsaurs, came and visited Mrs. McMullin’s class. Mrs. McMullin read the first book of the series to her class and her students loved the book. They were excited to meet the special guest and he even signed their books and bookmarks. He talked about the steps of writing a story and they got to help give him ideas for the next book he’s writing.
The second grade classes went to Farm Field Days. They loved learning about farming and agriculture in their community!
Miss Riley Winward is teacher of the year for Orchard Hills Elementary! We are so excited that she is at Orchard Hills. Congratulations Miss Winward!