November 2009

Maple Mountain Marching Band Takes 4th

Attributions: 
by Marshall Levi, MMHS Golden Eagle Globe

On November 6, members of the Maple Mountain Marching Band competed in the Red Rock Invitational in St. George. Wearing their new uniforms, tension was in the air before the Golden Eagles were to perform “Take Flight.”   Maple Mountain Marching Band was awarded 4th place overall.

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Wearing new uniforms, the MMHS Golden Eagles received 4th Place Overall at the St. George Red Rock Invitational on November 6.

Debbie Thorn Registers with Students

Attributions: 
By: Cameron Spilker and Keaton Atkinson, MMHS Golden Eagle Globe

Debbie Thorn has been working for Nebo School District for thirteen years.  She is our new Registrar at Maple Mountain High School.   Mrs. Thorn grew up in Idaho and graduated from Idaho Falls High School.  After she graduated from high school, she attended at Ricks College and Brigham Young University.   Mrs. Thorn chose to work for Nebo School District so that she could be more involved with her children and have the same schedule. 

Maple Mountain FFA does well at Snow College Competition

Attributions: 
By Monica Giffing, Advisor

On October 13, 2009, Maple Mountain FFA Chapter traveled to Snow College for the Annual Snow College FFA Judging Day. 
 
The Livestock Judging team placed 3rd overall--team members were, Luke Olsen, Brady Olsen, Daniel Jensen, and Derek Tidwell. Also, Kinsey Williams took 1st place in Dairy Cattle Judging. All students who participated did an amazing job at this competition; we are so very proud to call them members of Maple Mountain High School FFA.

MMHS FFA Participates in Festival of Trees

Attributions: 
by Monica Giffing, Advisor

Maple Mountain High School’s FFA Chapter will participate in this year’s Festival of Trees.  The Festival of Trees is in its 39th year and operates through a board of all women who volunteer their time to benefit the Primary Children’s Medical Center.  Businesses and families throughout the state enter the festival displaying their talents and abilities in creating a unique Christmas tree.  Over the years, the Festival of Trees has been copied throughout the United States and Canada; but, the Salt Lake City Festival of Trees is still called the “granddaddy” of them all.

FBLA & DECA Clubs Tour Businesses

Attributions: 
Carey White, MMHS DECA Advisor

On Wednesday, October 28, Springville High FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) and Maple Mountain High FBLA and DECA (A Marketing Club) members had the opportunity to tour three businesses in Utah County—Fort Knox Safes, Graphîk, and Tahitian Noni.