February 2016

Winter Play - Twelve Angry Jurors

Attributions: 
Story by Bradley Moss.

Students of the Maple Mountain Theatre Department are putting the finishing touches on the MMHS Winter Play, Twelve Angry Jurors.  This play is the stage version of the classic film 12 Angry Men.  The story focuses on a jury room as the 12 individuals debate the guilt of a young man on trial for the murder of his father.  The deliberations reveal the biases and prejudices of the jury members who start out wanting a quick guilty verdict.  A lone juror suggests that the responsibility of those in the room is to look beyond their first impressions to see if they can uncover t

Broadcast Awards

Attributions: 
Story by Lindsey McMurdie.

Yesterday 9 of our TV Broadcasting students competed in same-day news story, radio, and anchoring competitions at the Broadcast Awards held at BYU. They also entered several pre-recorded videos 2 weeks prior. We had an exciting day, learned A LOT, and even brought home a big award! Cat Keliiliki was awarded best news story in the state! This was huge for her and our program. If you have her in your classes, please congratulate her!

Sarah Larsen Receives Juror's Choice Award

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Story by Jethro Gillespie.

Yesterday at the state capitol Sarah Larsen was recognized for her Juror's Choice Award from her entry in the All-State High School Visual Art show at the Springville Museum of Art. There were almost 1,000 entries submitted, and 328 accepted into the show. Of those 328, only 5 received Juror's Choice Awards. 

 

Congrats Sarah!

 

February Student of the Month

Attributions: 

Chase Farrer 
Where do you want to see yourself in five years? I want to see myself becoming the man I've set out to be. 

What are your favorite hobbies?
I enjoy meeting new people at my job. I also enjoy watching movies and experiencing new lives. 

If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them?
I would ask Ghandi how we can look at a person and see something different than what everyone else sees. 

Dance Company Showcase

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Story by Karla Palfreyman.

The MMHS Dance Company will host its 7th annual showcase on Friday, March 11th at 7:00 pm. Come see a preview of dances performed by the Dance Company along with guest performances by Esprit de Corp, The Dance Spot, The Dancing Child, Lifehouse Performing Studio, Charisma Studios, Devotion Dance, Steps Dance, and more. This is an exciting night celebrating dance in our schools and community.

Prep of the Week

Attributions: 
Story by Dave Boyack.

Makayla Cazier is our MMHS Prep of the Week for her outstanding performance at the UHSAA State Swim meet this past week. Mikayla won two individual gold medals in the 200 IM and also the 500m freestyle. Her later event set a new 4A state record. Congratulations Makayla on a great year and for representing Maple Mountain High School at the highest level.

Jannelyse Allred Featured in FCCLA's Teen Times

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Story found at http://issuu.com/fccla/docs/jan_feb

Through their involvement in their families, careers, and communities, members are empowered to envision what their futures may hold. We want to highlight members who use their opportunities in the red jacket to prepare for a red hot future!

In this edition of "Red Jacket, Red Hot Future", meet Jannelyse Allred, a student from Maple Mountain High School in Spanish Fork, Utah.

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