March 2020

Follow-up Parent Information March 23, 2020

Submitted by riley.winward on Tue, 03/24/2020 - 09:17

March 23, 2020


Dear Parent/Guardian:


Like you, we are just learning that Governor Gary R. Herbert, State Superintendent Syd Dickson, and the Utah State Board of Education “announced today that Utah’s K-12 public schools will extend their dismissal [soft closure] through Friday, May 1st.”  Their press release further stated that they will “continue to evaluate the situation to make a determination about the remaining school year” and that:


Nebo Free Child Nutrition Program Starting March 19, 2020

Submitted by riley.winward on Wed, 03/18/2020 - 22:23

March 18, 2020

Dear Parents:

In this ever-changing environment, Nebo School District is working hard to meet the needs of the children in our communities. Nebo School District’s Child Nutrition Department has received a fee waiver from the State Board of Education through the USDA. Therefore:


Wednesday Pick-Up Updates!

Submitted by riley.winward on Tue, 03/17/2020 - 15:13

Hello parents! We have a small change of plans for tomorrow. Parents are now being instructed to come up to your child's classroom outside window (or outside door, if they have one), and student pick-up materials will be passed through! If your child is in Mrs. Robins' class, please come to the window of the room by Mr. Craigs' (3rd grade) classroom. If you child is in Mrs. Jenkins' class, please come to the window of the music room at the front of the school (to the right of the front doors, when you are facing them).

Orchard Hills Pick-Up Times for Wednesday, 3/18!

Submitted by riley.winward on Mon, 03/16/2020 - 18:12
On Wednesday, 3/18/2020, the school will be open for students and parents to come get Chromebooks, student work, books, cubby contents, and anything else they might need in order to prepare for their at-home learning, which begins on the same day. For everyone’s safety, we are trying to stagger the amount of people in the building at one time, so please only come at your assigned time. Assignments are based on last name. If you are unable to come to the school at your assigned time, please contact your child’s teacher to make other arrangements. Thanks, everyone!

Breakfast and Lunch Menu 3/16 - 3/20

Submitted by riley.winward on Sun, 03/15/2020 - 20:08

Breakfast and Lunch Menu 3/16 - 3/20

Here is the menu that will be served this week at school. We don’t have supplies for cold grab-and-go meals this week. We are hoping to have them for next week. Because of this, many of our items will be served hot. They will be served in the lunch room, and then will be taken home to eat.

Breakfast: Cereal, Pop tart, Juice, Milk
Lunch: Mini Pepperoni Pizza Calzones, Veggie cup, Fruit, Milk

Updated Information 3/15/2020 (Please Read)

Submitted by riley.winward on Sun, 03/15/2020 - 16:18

March 15, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians:

This letter, dated March 15, is a follow up to the Nebo District letter dated March 13, and other letters that have been sent from your child’s school.  It is intended to provide clarification regarding some general questions that have been circulating.  Please help us to ensure that all parents, guardians, grandparents, or caregivers who provide student support are aware of this information.


State Issues Clarification on K-12 Dismissal

Submitted by riley.winward on Sun, 03/15/2020 - 12:20

State Issues Clarification on K-12 Dismissal

SALT LAKE CITY (March 14, 2020) - At a news conference yesterday afternoon, Gov. Gary R.  Herbert mentioned that during public school’s two-week dismissal, parents who are unable to be home with children will have the option to bring them to school to be supervised by teachers. This is not the case.

Gov. Herbert

Update from Mr. Murray

Submitted by riley.winward on Sat, 03/14/2020 - 17:54

Dear Parents:

As you are aware all K-12 schools in Utah are dismissed for the next two weeks.  During this time students will participate in at home learning.  These days will be counted as school days, and students are expected to continue their learning and school work.  Teachers will be sending out information to you on Tuesday with specifics for your child’s class.

Ryan Murray