February 2016

Steve James Visits Art City Elementary

Submitted by julia.murray on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 22:52
On Thursday, February 18th, 2016, Art City Elementary School, Springville, Utah, had the opportunity to hear from Steve James, a motivational speaker who helps students become better. 

"Steve James has been positively affecting the lives of children and families through his effective and entertaining school assembly programs for many years.

Pictures by Sarah Ferrin

100th Day of Kindergarten

Submitted by julia.murray on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 22:25

Students get so excitted to celebrate the 100th day of school and the Kindergarten is no exception.  Students in Mrs. Barbara Miner's and Mrs. Alisa Morgan's Kindergarten classes had the opportunity to celebrate the 100th day of school.  Students made posters of 100 things.

Sixth-Grade Soc Hop

Submitted by julia.murray on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 22:19

On Friday, February 12, 2016 Art City Elementary School Sixth-grade classes held an old fashioned "Sock-hop" to celebrate Valentine's day by exploring what it was like in the Fifties.  There was Karaoke, picture booth, musical chairs, "50's" Trivia, hand jive and line dance, hula hoops, and the Limbo.

Spelling Bee Winners

Submitted by julia.murray on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 22:06

Art City Elementary School Spelling Bee was held on Wednesday February 11, 2016, there were approximately 35 students participate in the spelling bee.  All students who were interested in participating in the spelling bee had the opportunity to have a mini "bee" in their classrooms, then if they were the top three they were able to move onto the school "bee"; students were given lists the first of February to study and prepare.  Lilliy H. (center) was first, Ashley E. was second and Carlitos was thrid.

Picture by Fourth-grade Teacher Kristy Bird

What is Real and What is Not? White Ribbon Week

Submitted by julia.murray on Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:17

What is real and what is not real?  Students at Art City Elementary were challenged this week to take time away from their electronics and do something real.  Students signed a wall and wrote some of their real-time experiences . . . "I built a snowman."  "I helped shovel snow from my neighbors' driveway."  "I read and played in the snow."  These are just a few of the fun things students at Art City Elementary School decided to do.