March 2013

Spanish Fork Jr. High Teacher of the Year - Mrs. DeeAnn Binks

Mrs. Binks is a wonderful Physical Education Teacher. She understands the needs of her students and she structures her class to meet the varying degrees of ability and motivation to ensure that all students learn and participate. Mrs. Binks is kind to everyone and is always concerned for the social and emotional welfare of her students.

Mr. Jade Andersen, our teacher of the month

Congratulations to Mr. Jade Andersen, our teacher of the month.  Mr. Andersen has been at Spanish Fork Junior for 5 years.  He has attended UVSC, BYU and SUU.  He enjoys sports, hunting and family activities.  He has a very positive attitude and is willing to help in any way possible.

His favorite quote is, ‘If you don’t have time to do it right, you must have time to do it over”.

His teaching philosophy is, “Anyone can learn and achieve great things”.

Honors Math to BYU Expo

On Wednesday, February 20, the Honors Math classes at Spanish Fork Junior High attended the BYU Engineering and Technology Expo at BYU.  Students were able to visit interactive booths where they learned what kinds of math, engineering and technology opportunities there are.  They also toured three labs on campus:  Racing Lab, Unmanned Airplane Lab, and the Water Flume Lab.  Finally, students got to participate in Competitions like the Alka seltzer bottle rockets, the Egg Drop Competition, Windmill Construction, Gumdrop and Toothpick structures, the Marshmallow Challenge and running

Assembly Schedule for Thursday, March 7

Assembly Schedule Thursday, March 7th

1st Period             8:00-8:40

2nd Period            8:45-9:25

          **No Pack Time**

3rd Period            9:30-10:10

4th period            10:15-10:55

1st Lunch             10:55-11:20

5th Period            11:25-12:05

5th period            11:00-11:40

2nd Lunch            11:40-12:05

6th period            12:10-2:00

Assembly  1:00-2:00 

7th Period            2:05-2:40