DECA's Regional Competition Results

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Wed, 01/26/2022 - 13:10

On February 21st the MMHS DECA club competed at our annual regional competition. The competition was held at BYU. Those who attended the competition were Madisen Millard, Keslee Van Orman, and Austin Willson.

Keslee Van Orman
- 3rd Place: Apparel and Accessories, Role Play
- 3rd Place: Apparel and Accessories, Test

Austin Willson
- 1st Place: Quick Serve Restaurant, Test
- 2nd Place: Quick Serve Restaurant, Role Play
- Also received a high score test award

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Story and photos by Alan Marvin.

January Students of the Month

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Tue, 01/25/2022 - 12:29

Mickey Torgerson
What are your favorite hobbies?  Driving, working, shopping. 
If you could have a conversation with anyone from history, who would it be and what would you ask them?  Taylor Swift, can we be friends?

Brielle Branch
Where do you want to see yourself in five years?  Graduating with my bachelors degree. 
What are your favorite hobbies?  Swimming, hiking, and hanging out with my friends. 

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Story by MaryLynne Graff. Photo by Tyler Lewis.

Maple Mountain High School Ellevés Place 2nd at Region

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Mon, 01/24/2022 - 11:07

The Maple Mountain High School Ellevés competed at the Region 9 Drill Team Competition held at Salem Hills High School on Thursday, January 20, 2022. The Ellevés placed 2nd in the Military category; 2nd in the Dance category, and 2nd in the Show category. Overall, the Ellevés placed 2nd in Region 9.

Three Ellevés placed in the drill down. Camdyn Marker placed 3rd; Rylee Bingham placed 2nd; and Alexis Hill placed 1st. 

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Story and photos by Molly Brenchley.

State Board of Education, DonorsChoose Launch $12 Million Effort for Educators Largest COVID Relief Funding Program of Its Kind to Directly Help Utah Public School Classrooms

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Tue, 01/18/2022 - 12:35

SALT LAKE CITY – Today, the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) officially launches the allocation of $12 million in COVID-19 relief funds to directly help K-12 public school educators get classroom resources for the school year through DonorsChoose, a nonprofit crowdfunding website. The collaboration between USBE and DonorsChoose is the largest of its kind to date in the nation and will provide Utah educators with up to $1,000 in funding for their projects, empowering them to support their students' success with classroom resources.

Seniors Need to Order Cap and Gown

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Tue, 01/11/2022 - 13:14

Graduation is just around the corner.  Please make sure you have ordered your Cap and Gown.  The deadline to guarantee you have the correct size is January 31, 2022.  Please click the link below and place your order.  The Cap and Gown Unit is what is required for the graduation ceremony. 

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Story by Jostens.

Bountiful Invitational Drill Team Competition Results

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Mon, 01/10/2022 - 11:29

The MMHS Ellevés competed at the Bountiful Invitational Drill Team Competition at Bountiful High School on January 8, 2022.  They placed 1st in Military, 2nd in Hip Hop, 2nd in Dance, and 2nd in Show.  The team was 2nd overall in the 5A division.

Maple Mountain also took four places in the 5A Drill Down.  Cheyenne Ortiz won 1st place, Camdyn Marker won 2nd, Rylee Bingham won 4th place, and Lauren Taylor won 5th place. Congratulations to the drill team!

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Story and photos by Molly Brenchley.

Nebo School District Offers Love and Logic Parenting Workshop

Submitted by tyler.lewis on Wed, 01/05/2022 - 07:30

Nebo School District in partnership with Spanish Fork City presents a virtual Love and Logic Parenting Workshop.

“There's a lot of advice out there on how to raise your kids – some better than others. ‘Love and Logic’ is a favorite of therapists, family life educators, teachers, principals, and most importantly parents. It is practical, easy to learn, and really effective! Come and enjoy this fun, upbeat, and informative workshop full of useful tips!” – Jonathan Sherman, LMFT, Family Therapist and Parent Educator

Where: Online via Zoom

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By Lana Hiskey