Spanish Oaks Achieves the Energy Star Recognition Award

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Our very own Spanish Oaks Elementary was one of the 39 buildings in Nebo School District to celebrate achieving the Energy Star Recognition Award!  This is the most of any school district in the state of Utah, with the recognition being presented to the most energy efficient buildings in the country.  To earn the ENERGY STAR Certification, buildings must rate in the top 25 percent nationwide for energy efficiency.  Nebo averaged in the top 10 percent.  “We are extremely pleased to receive this recognition from ENERGY STAR,” said Nebo School Distri

Congratulations to Mrs. Carter, our June PEAK Award Winner!!

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Congratulations to our very own Mrs. Carter for being awarded the Nebo School District's PEAK Award (Positive Energy And Kindness)!!  A grateful Spanish Oaks nominating parent writes,  "This ‘guardian angel’ cares for [my son] while he is at school ... My son truly loves Mrs. Carter and knows that no matter what is going on, he will be helped ... I could never thank Mrs. Carter enough for all she does.  I feel safe taking my son to school.  The only word that can describe her is ‘Angel’!”

Spanish Oaks Science EXTRA Explorer Summer Camp

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The first week of summer, Spanish Oaks students enjoyed our SCIENCE EXTRA Explorer Summer Camp ... Loose in the Lab!  Interested students met for 3 days, learning from teachers and parents ... They kept a science journal, learned to use the scientific method, and conducted hands-on experiments.  Thank you to Mrs. Aagard, Mr. Meeks, and our awesome volunteers for continuing the learning!


Knight to Queen's Bishop 3

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If you don't understand what that means, check with one of our top placing Chess gurus:

4 grade:
1st Derek Ford
2nd Asher Kelly
3rd Haley Spencer

5 grade:
1st Caden Black
2nd Kaidan Baird
3rd Spencer Meeks

6 grade:
1st Evan Seamons
2nd Kamry Adams
3rd Kai Huffman

Leslie Loftin

Spanish Oaks Represents at Track Meet

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On Tuesday, April 29, all of the 6th grade students in the Spanish Fork area attended the annual Hershey Track Meet at Spanish Fork High School.  Students had an amazing time competing in events such as:  100 yard dash, 100 meter race, 400 meter relay, softball throw, standing long jump, etc.  It was a perfect day and everyone had a great time, including the 6th grade teachers, who took very seriously their chance to race.  And the teacher winner is ... our very own Mr. Crockett!  Run, sixth grade ... RUN!


3rd Grade Family Program

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The 3rd grade family program reminded us about some of the funny and not so funny parts of being in a family! They did an AMAZING Job!

P.S. Congratulations to our Mrs. Jerrika Terry Bridges who just is starting her own new little family (She was married on Thursday May 8th)

Spanish Oaks 'End of Year' Reading Rewards

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If you have over 2 million minutes, does it always go with cool music?  Loud cheers?  Over 100 books, 2 $50 College Scholarships, AND a brand new bike given away?  It does if they are reading minutes at Spanish Oaks Elementary!!!  Mrs. Brown rocked the school, with the help of Mr. Crockett providing the tunes, at our end of the year "Race into Reading" Assembly.  Spanish Oaks children read, read and READ ... and the minutes prove it!  So does the love of reading that the children here have developed!  Keep up the great work and ... READ READ READ!