April 2022

Spanish Fork City Youth Arts Festival Registration

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Fri, 04/29/2022 - 12:23

We are less than a week away from the Spanish Fork City Youth Arts Festival registration opening!!  This is a great program for kids of all ages to enjoy 2 week long classes in a variety of the arts (dance, music, fine art, etc.) during the summer.  Here is the link to the classes being offered:   https://www.spanishfork.org/departments/parkrec/arts/yaf.php

Golden Keyboarding Champs at Spanish Oaks

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Fri, 04/22/2022 - 10:52

Congratulations to Tristen Lott and Taizyl Tomlinson for being the top keyboarding champs from Spanish Oaks Elementary! Last week, the district held its annual Nebo Keyboarding Championship for 4th and 5th graders. Out of the 300 students representing local grade schools, Taizyl took 6th place overall in the 4th grade division, and Tristen came in 2nd place in the 5th grade division, winning $75.00 for his efforts! Both students were presented with a Golden Keyboard and recognized by Christine Blazzard from the district on Friday, April 22. 

Chris Thompson

Spanish Oaks Teacher of the Year-Emily Monroe

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Fri, 04/15/2022 - 10:00

Emily Monroe                
Spanish Oaks Elementary

“Emily has a positive attitude and willingness to serve. She is respectful and interested in collaboration. Emily is extremely devoted to her students and works tirelessly to build lasting bonds with each child.”

We are so lucky to work with Emily, and our students are in such good hands in her classroom!  Emily is one of those faculty members that are easy to work with, that steps in to help when there is a problem, and is always pleasant and positive.  We love her!  Congratulations, Emily!

Region 10 PTA Award Recipient-Mrs. Quinton

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Fri, 04/15/2022 - 09:47

Mrs. Quinton, 5th grade teacher, has been selected to receive the Utah PTA Outstanding Educator Award from the Region 10 PTA.  Region 10 is composed of Nebo and Provo school districts, and we are so thrilled to be able to recognize her!  We are all so impressed with everything she contributes to Spanish Oaks Elementary, and totally agree that she exemplifies everything that this award stands for.  Gabi was honored at an Awards Luncheon yesterday.    We love you, Mrs. Quinton!

Kiwanis Kids at Spanish Oaks

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Mon, 04/11/2022 - 08:44

The following students have been chosen for the Kiwanis Award for this year.  They are each amazing students that have put forth extra effort to be thoughtful of others, do well in their school work, and be a friend to everyone.  Our students are Berkley Devenish, Haden Grotegut, Jayce Mills, Bryce Smith, Kinsley Stumpe and Lucy Theodosis.  Congratulations, students!!