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Lobo Updat 2/18/15

Submitted by david.thacker on Wed, 02/18/2015 - 16:02

Parents, Students and Friends

 Parent Teacher Conferences

P/T Conferences will be held Tomorrow, February 19th, from 3:00 – 7:30p.m. Please be advised that teachers will take a dinner break in two groups at 5:30 and 6:00p.m. In order to avoid longer wait times or miss a teacher entirely it is advisable to adjust your plans around the dinner hour. Our P/T Conference is a great time to visit with teachers and discuss how your student(s) is doing in class.  Teachers will be in the cafeteria - before you head in please stop at the counseling table to pick up a copy of your student's midterm grade report.  The counseling table will be set up at the main entrance of the school, outside of the main office.

 Staff Development Day

We want to remind all parents that Wednesday, February 25th will be a district wide minimum day for staff development (SDD).  School will be released at 11:15a.m. and buses will run accordingly.  Please be aware of this shortened schedule in order to make any necessary arrangements.

 Nebo District Chess Tournament

Nebo School District is sponsoring the Utah K12 Chess Tournament to be held Saturday, February 28th at Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville.  An informational flyer and registration is now available at  The cost is $15 and you must register by Feb 26; lunch will be available for purchase. No registration or payment will be accepted at the door so be sure to register now!

 9th Grade High School Visit

Attention all 9th grade students and parents - on Wednesday, February 25th, all 9th graders will be bused to Spanish Fork High School for Sophomore Orientation.  They will receive important registration information and forms.  These forms will need to be completed and returned Thursday, February 26th, the very next day with parent signatures.  The counselors from the high school will be in our building on Thursday to help students put their class requests into the computer.  This will be done during their social studies class.  This is only for class requests.  High school class registration will be done online by you and your student starting sometime in March.  For questions about open-enrollment go to the website:

 PTA Book Fair

Our final book fair of the year is happening right now.  It is located in the room right next to the cafeteria - look for the signs.  Please make sure to take time to come in and support the PTA as they support our awesome teachers here at Spanish Fork Jr. High!  Every single bit of money the book fair makes goes directly to our teachers. 

 Lobos in Action

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Spanish Fork Junior High Science Fair award winners!  Our 8th Grade winners are: 1st- Amanda Insalaco; 2nd- Sarah Wessman; 3rd- Jenna Muirbrook & Kylee Crook; Our 9th Grade winners are: 1st- Amberly Perrins; 2nd- Cade Swenson; 3rd- Kate Baadsgaard”.  Thanks to all the students who presented projects.  Good luck to the winners as they move on to the next phase of competition. Also Congratulations to Danica Butler - She recently took 3rd place at State in the 200M freestyle and the 500M freestyle!

 Upcoming SFJHS Activities:

  • Feb 19 - Parent/Teacher Conferences 3:00-7:30pm

  • Feb 24 - District Wide School Community Council Meeting at MMHS 4:00pm

  • Feb 25 - DDD - School Dismissed at 11:15am

  • Feb 25 - Sophomore Orientation at SFHS for all 9th Graders

  • Feb 27 - Stars Assembly