March 2015

Kindergarten Registration

Do you have a child who is Five or going to be Five by September 1, 2015?  Registration for next year's Kindergarten will be held on:  Wednesday, March 18, 2015.  Your child should be Five years old before September 1, 2015, in order to enroll in Kindergarten.  You will need to bring with you the following items: A Record of immunizations, his or her Birth Certificate, and Proof of Residency.  If you miss Kindergarten enrollment, feel free to contact the school to find out what they would like you to do.

Great Artist Art Gallery

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Great Artist Art Gallery.  This event will serve as the family night activity held in conjunction with the book fair and will be a culminating experience associated with the Great Artist Program that has been sponsored by the PTA.  Every student in the school will have artwork on display and there will be some additional activities during the evening for guests to participate in. Please plan to join us Monday, March 16th.  The gallery will be open to all the families of the students and faculty from 5:00-6:30 PM.  We hope to see you there. 

My Face: A Kindergarten Perspective

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Mrs. Morgan's Kindergarten class had the opportunity to draw and color a self portrait.  Mrs. Morgan said, "I use it mostly to reinforce how even though we all have two eyes, a nose, a mouth, two ears, etc. no one looks just like us—we are all unique.  One of our social studies standards is to recognize differences and have respect for each individual.  We used mirrors to look at the colors and shapes of our features.  I taught them how to use shapes to form their faces and shoulders.  Then we used oil pastels to color our portraits.  We also used this poem:

My Face

District Chess Tournament Results

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Pictures by Rylie Andreason and Marylynn Lewis

On February 28, Nebo School District held their annual chess tournament at Cherry Creek Elementary School. Overall schools  First place :  Art City Elementary School ; Second place:  Reagan Academy ; Third Place:  Hobble Creek Elementary;  Fourth place:  C. H. Taylor Elementary; Fifth place:  Springville Junior; Sixth place:  Mapleton Elementary School;  Seventh place:  Orchard Hills Elementary;  Eighth place:  Cherry Creek Elementary;  Ninth Place:  Mapleton Junior; Tenth place:  East Meadows Elementary. 

Great Artist Gallery

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The PTA is looking forward to the upcoming Great Artist Art Gallery.  This event will serve as the family night activity held in conjunction with the book fair and will be a culminating experience associated with the Great Artist Program that has been sponsored by the PTA.  Every student in the school will have artwork on display and there will be some additional activities during the evening for guests to participate in. Please plan to join us Monday, March 16th.  The gallery will be open to all the families of the students and faculty from 5:00-6:30 PM.  We hope to see you there.