Nebo Education Foundation Partners with Amazon Smile

Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

If you are shopping on Amazon anyway, the Nebo Education Foundation would be significantly benefitted if you shopped through smile.amazon.com.

 

Support us when you shop on Amazon. Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/87-0546418 and Amazon donates to Nebo Education Foundation.

 

About AmazonSmile

 

What is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.

How do I shop at AmazonSmile?

To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

Remember to type in NEBO EDUCATION FOUNDATION when it asks you for your favorite charity.

 

The donations that come into the Nebo Education Foundation are then given back to teachers and schools through grants. 

 

Thank you for your support.

 

Sincerely,

Lana Hiskey

Executive Director

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Chess Tournament for Elementary, Jr. High, and High School

Saturday February 24, 2018 8:30 am - 1:00 pm approximately Cherry Creek Elementary 484 S. 200 E. Springville, 84663 Please enter through east doors.

Please see attached document for more information.

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Box Top Competition

Box Tops will be collected the week of… February 5th - 9th. Collecting Box Tops is a fun and easy way to help earn money for our school.

For every class that brings in 250 box tops, extra recess time will be earned!

Also, a popcorn and hot chocolate party will be awarded
to the class with the most Box Tops out of grades K-3 and 4-6!

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February Newsletter

Hello Parents, 

Welcome to February!  I can’t believe that we are this far into the school year.  With spring on its way in 6 weeks, hopefully in 6 weeks, we anticipate many more great things happening here at Sierra Bonita.  I am impressed with the great students we have in our school and the great support they get from each of you!  Thanks for all you do!

 

SEP Conferences

Our SEP conferences will be held on March 1st.  These will be student led conferences so there will be no sign-ups for this conference.  We recommend that those whose last name that starts with A-L to come any time from 3:30-5:30 and M-Z to come any time between 6-8.  We understand that this time does not work for everyone so if you need to come to the other session that is fine.  We are just trying to prevent too much congestion.  Teachers will be eating dinner from 5:30-6.  

Lost and Found Items:  We have several items in our lost and found back by the lunchroom.  Please have your students take a moment to look for their lost items.  You are welcome to come in and look for items as well that are your childs’.  If items continue to increase and become too many, we will donate these items to Tabitha’s Way.

PTA News:

Box Tops week will be February 5th-9th.  Please bring in any Box Tops you may have to your classroom teacher.  Prizes will be awarded to the class with the most Box tops brought in. 

Next PTA Meeting:  February 14th at 9:15 am. 

School Community Council

Our next SCC meeting will be on February 21st at 11:40. 

We are in the process of reviewing our goals for next year and making needed changes to help our students succeed. 

Pick-Up Zone & Parking

We appreciate the efforts of all parents and staff members in providing for the safety of students in our drop-off and pick up zones. Please help us to ensure that all students are accompanied by an adult when crossing through the pick-up zone.  Also, thank you for reserving our handicapped parking spaces for those who have need for these parking stalls. We remind you to please park in a parking stall if you need to leave your vehicles to come inside the school.  This allows the flow of the drop-off and pick-up areas to be maintained and keeps vehicles moving forward and not needing to back up!  We have great appreciation for everyone’s efforts to increase safety in our parking lots and drop off and pick-up zones before and after school.  Winter weather creates a greater need for caution and patience as we come to and from school! 

Note: By law, bus zones cannot be used as drop off and pick up zones even if there are no buses present!

 

School Checkout Procedures

Please follow the following procedures when you need to check a student out from school before the end-of-school bell rings.  First, share with an office secretary that an early checkout is necessary, second, fill out information and sign name on the checkout sheet located in the office area, and third, wait in the office area until your student arrives in the office. Thank you.

 

Students Walking, Riding Bicycles/Scooters & Crosswalks

We have many students who are walking and riding bicycles/scooters to school each day. We have provided training for students to use sidewalks and to follow the instructions of adult supervisors and our crossing guards. We have instructed students to use the crosswalk in front of the school when crossing 1800 East. Faculty members will serve as crossing guards at this crosswalk. We ask that all parents please instruct their children on these and other safety measures to better ensure that students safely make their way to and from school each day.

 

Spirit Day

We have school spirit at Sierra Bonita, and have designated each Friday as our School Spirit Day. We have nice school shirts and encourage children to wear their school shirts (this year’s and past years’ shirts) or school colors (blue and maroon) on Fridays.  We have a lot to be proud of at Sierra Bonita and want to do all we can to build school pride.

 

Extracurricular Activities:

Look for information about our Spring robotics classes coming home soon. 

 

Calendar of Events for February

 

Monday-Friday February 5-19……….…………………...…………..……….…….……… . . . . . Box Top Drive

 

Friday, February 9 ………...…...…..………………………………….………...…….Birthday Lunch for February

 

Wednesday, February 14……….…………………...…………..……….…….……………….….. PTA Meeting at 9:15

 

Friday, February 16..…....……………………….……………. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Spring Picture Day

 

Monday, February 19……………………………………………………….….. . . . . . . . No School-President’s Day

 

Wednesday, February 21……….…………………...…………..……….…….5th and 6th Grade Science Fair.

 

Tuesday, February 22 …………………………………………………… . . . Schoolwide Field Trip to UVU (1st-6th)

 

Thursday, March 1st ………...…...…..………………………………….………...…….Student Lead Conferences

 

Monday-Friday, February 26th-March 2nd  …………………………………… . . . . . . . . Scholastic Bookfair in Gym.

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Praise Notes 1-26-2018

Attributions: 

Every Friday, "Praise Notes" are read during morning announcements. These students are called to the office and get thier picture taken. Students can earn a "Praise Note" by being caught doing kind things throughout the school and classrooms.

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Hand Washing Class with Nurse Boston

Attributions: 
Tiffany Boston - School Nurse

Our school nurse, Tiffany Boston, taught each class the proper way to wash their hands. Kodax, a first grader, helped Mrs. Boston demonstrate to the other students how to wash their hands. Mrs. Boston had a special light to see if the students washed their hands properly. Students learned how to scrub their hands with soap and sing the alphabet song while washing their hands.  

 

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