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 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.
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