September 2014

Reflections

Attributions: 
Jana Davis

Coming up - your Reflections projects are due on October 3rd. Check in starts at 8:30 am on the stage. Forms are available at utahpta.org/reflections. Every student that participates will be invited to our ice cream party held later at the end of October.

 

Family Movie Night

Attributions: 
Jana Davis

 We had our first family movie night featuring "Despicable Me 2" shown by Open Air Entertainment. Each student that participated in the walk a thon was given a free bag of popcorn. Thank you to all the families that came. It was a great fun! And also thanks to the PTA board for putting the movie night together. 

Walk A Thon

Attributions: 
Jana Davis

Last Monday was the walk a thon, our annual PTA school fundraiser. Students and teachers were excited and ready to go! The PTA had bottled waters for each student,  apples and bananas for snacks (all donated by Reams in Springville)  and a water mister. It was great to see everyone participate. Big thanks to all the parents who came and helped! We couldn't have done it without you. Last day to turn in your donations envelope is Monday September 29th. Our awards assembly will be October 1st. 

Student of the Week/Friendship

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This year at Mapleton Elementary we will be spotlighting a Student of the Week from each classroom. These students receive a certificate and prize from Mrs. Peery with the chance to be drawn out at the end of each month for "Pizza with the Principal." The focus for the month of August and September is "friendship." The students are selected based upon their kindness and by being a great friend to their classmates or peers. Here are the Students of the Week. 

Student of the Week/ Friendship

Attributions: 
Carol Day

This year at Mapleton Elementary we will be spotlighting a Student of the Week from each classroom. These students receive a certificate and prize from Mrs. Peery with the chance to be drawn out at the end of each month for "Pizza with the Principal." The focus for the month of August and September is "friendship." The students are selected based upon their kindness and by being a great friend to their classmates or peers. Here are the Students of the Week. 

Walk A Thon Assembly

Attributions: 
PTA

 

PTA's annual fundraiser this year is a WALK A THON.  There was a kickoff assembly, Wednesday, to get the kids excited and who more to get them excited than BYU's one and only mascot Cosmo!! Cosmo did some breakdancing, flips and high fives for the kids! We also had a short video explaining all the prizes, with the best being the teachers ending up in human hamster balls!! 

Please help your kids with donations and get them ready to walk on Sept 22nd! Big thanks to Kat Stitt and Britney Eliason for a great assembly!!

 

3rd Grade Field Trip "Discovering Mapleton History"

Attributions: 
Carol Day

Third grade students went on a field trip to discover Mapleton history.   They visited : the hollow
Where pioneers and Utes gathered and traded goods, the Mapleton History museum ,park and Whiting campground.   They heard stories from Laurie Whiting, Mary Fotjek, Orpha Dee Johnson, Erik Brinkerhoff and Chris Roberts.   Chris
Will be teaching dance to the students for an art project
Funded by the Utah Division of Arts and Museums and the National Endowment for the Arts September
11-18.

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