Lobo Update 10/24/16


Parents, Students and Friends –

 End of 1st Term

Please note that the last day of first term is this Friday, October 28th - Final term grades will be printed and sent home with students  the following Friday, November 4th.

 Red Ribbon Week

Students Encouraged to Participate in Freedom Festival Contests

This just in to SFJH—

Provo’s annual, Freedom Festival is encouraging students from all over Utah County to participate in one or more of its five (5) contests.  Here is there official announcement:

“The Freedom Festival sponsors multiple patriotic contests each year in categories including Art, Essay, Speech, Storytelling, and Video. The video contest is open to everyone; other contests are open only to students. The contest theme this year is Freedom.”

Seventh Grade Students Explore Careers

by Kathy Thacker

The seventh grade College and Career Awareness classes participated in a career fair on October 18th and 19th.  Parents and family of seventh grade students volunteered to come to the College and Career Awareness classes to teach students all about their jobs. 

Here’s a list of some of the awesome jobs we learned about:  Juvenile Court Victim Coordinator, Building Inspector, Sr. Software Engineer, Internet Marketing, Meteorologist, Assistant Athletic Director for BYU, Registered Nurse, Cosmetologist, Dietician, Seamstress, and Financial Planner.

Native American History Topic of Cross Grade Assembly

by Rillene Nielsen with Shae Harmer, pictures by Shae Harmer and Lois Terry

Mrs. Shea Harmer and Ms. Lois Terry’s 7th and 8th grade Social Studies students recently had the opportunity to learn about the contributions made by Native Americans to the United States and our lifestyle.

During a presentation by Eileen Quintana and Brenda Beyal of the Nebo School District Indian Education program, students learned about the history of Native Americans and their impact on history.  They were also able to examine artifacts Quintana and Beyal brought with them.