Delayed Start Today!

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Nebo School District

As of 7:00am, due to the recent storm, all schools will be operating on a two-hour delayed start today.  This means that if your school normally starts at 8:00 a.m., it will be starting at 10 a.m.  Morning-only programs, such as AM Kindergarten classes, have been cancelled.  Afternoon-only programs, such as PM Kindergarten will proceed as usual.  For up-to-the-minute information, please feel free to call our hotline at 801-354-7498, or go to our webpage at www.nebo.edu/schools/status. Thank you.

Granna Epperson gets a High Five

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Patty Garcia

Granna Epperson comes to our school each Christmas season and gives each of our OEK students a handmade quilt.  This year Granna Epperson was awared a High Five from KSL Channel 5 news.  Thank you Granna Epperson!

Beth Alice Waller Epperson was born on February 17, 1927 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  She was born at home in a house on 33rd South in East Mill Creek.  She weightd 5 lbs. and was so small she fit in a box of her Grandfather's new boots.  They put her on the oven door of the coal stove to keep her warm.

Polar Express

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Kindergarten Polar Express Day!  The Kindergartners each made a train car to ride in their parade. They enjoyed hot cocoa and had a visit with Santa!  

Chess Champions

Did you know that we have a chess club at Santaquin Elementary?  Every Wednesday morning at 8:00am our club meets to play and learn about the game of chess.  We hosted our first tournament last week and it was a huge success.  Our winners in each grade are listed below.  Congratulations!

 

1st: 1. Ellana Larsen 2. Caleb Olson 3. Taylee Sorensen

2nd: 1. Ryalie Williams 2. Lilly Shaw 3. Cambri Bezzant

3rd: 1. Brody Gunnell 2. Gavin Snelson 3. Eli Webster

4th: 1. Luke Kirk 2. Jonah Shaw 3. Charlie Nelson

Shout out to a Superstar!

Ryan Chilton is a 3rd grader in Ms. Hillams class.  Since the beginning of this school year he has improved  6 reading levels.  Mr. Argyle wanted to reward Ryan for his hard work and let Ryan pick a prize and a book.  Keep up the good work, You are a Santaquin Superstar!

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