September 2015

Green Ribbon Week

Submitted by julia.murray on Mon, 09/21/2015 - 17:55

Green Ribbon week is designed to promote health and safety.  

Monday: Parents and students signed pledges to stay safe while walking to and from school each day.  That means that they will walk on sidewalks, only cross streets at intersections and cross walks, look both ways before crossing the street, wear a helmet when riding a bike or a scooter, and wear a seat belt when in a car; parents pledged to be aware of pedestrians and drive the speed limit or even under the speed limit. 

Welcome to Art City Julie Howard, Kiz Lister, and Jana Vincent

Submitted by julia.murray on Fri, 09/18/2015 - 10:14

We have three fantastic ladies that work in the school lunch room!  Please welcome Julie Howard, Kiz Lister and Jana Vincent.

Julie Howard graduated from United Township High School, this is her 3rd year as a lunch worker. She isso excited to be at Art City. Julie was born and raised in Indiana. She now lives in Springville.  She is the 3rd in her family; She is married, she has a son in the Air Force and her favorite thing to do outside of work includes hanging out with her friends and husband. 

It's Reflections time!

Submitted by julia.murray on Tue, 09/15/2015 - 11:23

It's Reflections time!

If you have students with an interest in the arts, please encourage them to enter!

THEME: "Let Your Imagination Fly"

DEADLINE: October 2, 2015

CATEGORIES: Dance Choreography Film Production Literature Photography Visual Arts Music Composition

IMPORTANT: Students must turn in a registration form with an artist's statement. This statement explains how the piece of art relates to the theme. Judges rely on this in the judging process.

Welcome to Art City Cami Palmer

Submitted by julia.murray on Wed, 09/09/2015 - 12:45

Hi my name is Cami Palmer.  I graduated from Brigham Young University.  This is my third year teaching.  I am so excited to be teaching first-grade.  I was born in Minnesota where I also grew up! I now live in Orem.

 I am the oldest in my family. I have three sisters and one lucky brother at the end. I am married to my best friend, Taylor. We were married in June 2014 on Friday the 13th. It's our LUCKY day! Taylor studied graphic design at BYU and now works as a web designer. 

"Pirates Don't Change Diapers" Kindergarden Students Don't . . .

Submitted by julia.murray on Wed, 09/09/2015 - 12:41

Mrs. Morgan's afternoon Kindergarten class read the Book "Pirates Don't Change Diapers" by Melinda Long and David Shannon; then talk about what Kindergarten students don't do as part of their first week of school and learning what procedures they can do.  They also create a "pirate" image of themselves. 

Watch D.O.G.S. meeting Changed to 6:30 p.m Thursday, September 24

Submitted by julia.murray on Tue, 09/08/2015 - 20:24

Please remember the Watch D.O.G.S.  meeting Changed to 6:30 p.m Thursday, September 24.  The PTA is excited to launch a new program this year called Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students). The program allows fathers and father figures to take a day off of work and spend it helping out at Art City! Look for more information to come. Please contact Jason Park jasonamber417 [at] msn [dot] com with any questions.