The fourth annual Nebo School District Dance Company Concert will be held at Salem Hills High School this year. This unique concert includes the Dance Companies from all five high schools in the district. Each school's company will perform two dances each. All of the Nebo Dance Sterling Scholars will also perform. Please come and support our Dance Company and the MMHS Dance Sterling Scholar Whitney Johns, this Wednesday, March 12th, at 7:00 P.M. in the SHHS Auditorium.
The Dance Company is presenting it's fifth annual "MMHS Dance Company Showcase" this Friday, March 7th at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. MMDC members Elise Barney, Anna Tanner, Whitney Johns, and McCall Moon will all have their choreography showcased. The Dance Company has invited other performing groups to join with them. This includes the Diamond Fork Jr. High Dance Company, many dance studios in the area, and a few of our Chamber Singers. Admission is $5 adults, $3 students/children, or $15 immediate family.
Chloe Harlan has been selected as this week's "Prep of the Week" for her outstanding efforts with the girls swim team. Chloe placed in four different events at the region 8 meet to help her team to a 3rd place overall finish. Chloe has also been outstanding in the classroom with a cumulative GPA of 3.996. Congratulations Chloe, and thank you for being a great representative of Maple Mountain High School!
Maddie Williams has been selected as this week's MMHS "Prep of the Week" for her outstanding play for the girls basketball team. Maddie had 5 three pointers against Timpview and 3 more against Salem Hills in games this past week. Maddie's efforts have helped the Lady Eagles stay in the hunt for a possible state playoff. Congratulations Maddie, and good luck to you and your teammates the rest of the way!
Maple Mountain FFA competed at Area 5 FFA Contests January 29. These contests are the qualifiers for State and students competed against eight other schools.
Kathrine McInelly represented our chapter well in the Creed speaking contest. This contest is where students memorize a five paragraph creed and recite it to the judges. In addition to speaking, they are asked questions. Kathrine did a great job.
Maple Mountain High School DECA club competed in the Utah southern regional competition. We had a great showing with the following students placing in their competitions: Bethany Irwin and Chandler Schramm taking 2nd in Hospitality tourism, and Taylor Blood and Ryan Denison taking 3rd in Hospitality Tourism. Brittner Smart and Heather Tautkus took 2nd in Hospitality Services. Brayden Jackman and Duncan Beutler took 2nd in Buying and Merchandising. Curtis Blair and Ariel Florez-Mena took 3rd in Sports and Entertainment Marketing. If you see these students, please congratulate them!
On Friday, January 31, 2014, the MMHS Ellevés competed in the State 4A Drill Team Competition held at UVU. The Ellevés placed 2nd in the military category, 2nd in the dance category, and 3rd in the character category. Overall, Maple Mountain placed 2nd. There were seventeen 4A schools competing. This is the first time MMHS Ellevés have taken 2nd overall at State.