School News

Congratulations, Mrs. Olsen ... Spanish Oaks "Teacher of the Year"!!

Spanish Oaks Elementary is so proud to announce that our "Teacher of the Year" for 2013-2014 is ... Mrs. Angela Olsen!!  A parent writes, "I cannot think of a more deserving teacher to be the 'teacher of the year'.  Our school is very lucky to have Mrs. Olsen as one of our teachers.  She is an awesome educator that really loves all of her students and wants them to succeed ... My children have been very lucky to start their education with such a wonderful teacher.  Mrs. Olsen has not only helped them further their learning skills, but also their love for school."  Congratulations to one of our most favorite teachers!


Save the Date: Spanish Oaks Elementary 5K "Fun Run" Festival and PTA Carnival

Spanish Oaks Elementary and our PTA are excited to present our first annual 5K "Fun Run" Festival:  A 5K Race and a "Fun (1 mile) Run", with our PTA School Carnival and Basket Auction to follow the race.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
   5K Race ($10) and "Fun (1 mile) Run" ($5) ... 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
   PTA School Carnival and Basket Auction ... 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

The race will start and finish at the school.  Fruit, water and other refueling needs will be provided at the finish.  After the completion of the race, our wonderful PTA will be sponsoring a carnival for the communityCome and enjoy the festivities!

Online registration will need to be completed on or before Friday, May 16th at 10:00 a.m.  Our official Spanish Oaks Elementary 5K Festival T-shirt ($10) will also be available for purchase at time of registration.

Maple Mountain Baseball Player Superheroes

We sure love it when the "Big Kids" ... our superheros ... come and read with our little ones.  Maple Mountain High School baseball team members came and showed how they are not only superheroes, but STUDENT- athletes, as well.  They talked about their love for their sport, and READING!

It Pays To Read at Spanish Oaks ... with Cookies!

Selected students chosen for their outstanding reading efforts last month were rewarded with a cookie decorating celebration with Mrs. Brown on Tuesday, February 11th.  Students enjoyed frosting and decorating their own cookies, after which came the best part ... eating them!   We love reading at Spanish Oaks!

Staff Appreciation Week: Super Hero Day

Our wonderful PTA at Spanish Oaks organized an amazing Staff Appreciation Week, February 3-7, to recognize the awesome people who work each day to make Spanish Oaks the place to be!  A special "thank you" to Sarah O'Gwin, Lillian Kump and their team for all of their hard work! 

Thursday (2-06-14) was our Super Hero Dress Up Day  where everyone was welcome to dress up to celebrate our favorite super heroes ... all Spanish Oaks Faculty and Staff Members!!

Early Out Day 2-05-2014

All Spanish Fork secondary schools will be excused at 11:15 a.m. and all Spanish Fork elementary schools will be excused at 12:00 noon this Wednesday, February 5, 2014.
EARLY RELEASE IS FOR SPANISH FORK SCHOOLS ONLY.  Schools include:  Spanish Oaks, Canyon, East Meadows, Park, Larsen, Rees Sierra Bonita, River View, Brockbank, SFJHS, Diamond Fork Junior High, MMHS, SFHS, and Landmark.


Please see for details.

Joint AM/PM Kindergarten Session 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on 2-05-2014 at Spanish Oaks ... Thank you!