November 2021

Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Thu, 11/25/2021 - 13:40

Cameo Johnson works in the counseling office and gets up and ready to go even on days off--just in case there's an opportunity to do something fun.  During PE in junior high, Mrs. Johnson accidentally set off the fire alarm by hitting it with a volleyball.

SaJHS News 11/23

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Tue, 11/23/2021 - 13:31

Substitutes Needed: Did you know that Nebo School District is not only the highest rated district in south Utah county but also the sixth-largest school district in the state with over 35,000 students? With over 4,500 employees in Nebo School District, there is ample opportunity for you to be a substitute teacher or technician. 


Smart Steps for Stepfamilies

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Thu, 11/18/2021 - 10:52

Did you know that one in three children currently live in a stepfamily? This includes many of the children within the Nebo School District. Stefamilies can be successful! Utah State University's "Healthy Relationships Utah" has developed a 7-session course for individuals who have a child or children from a previous relationship. You'll learn how to answer questions like:

SaJHS News 11/16

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Wed, 11/17/2021 - 10:55

9th Grade CCR's: Parents of 9th Graders, it's time to sign up for a 9th Grade College and Career Readiness meeting. At this informative 30-minute meeting we will discuss high school graduation requirements, college and career options available to students in high school and beyond. We will also discuss how to prepare for high school registration in the spring. Be sure to check your email for a Sign-Up Genius link from your counselor. We hope to see you soon!

Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Wed, 11/17/2021 - 10:53

Tim Becker teaches Englsih at Salem Jr. High. He was the best speller in his junior high, but missed the word I-N-S-U-R-A-N-C-E in the first round of the school-wide spelling bee.  Mr. Becker likes to tell his students to "Think a little deeper."

Captains Academy

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Wed, 11/17/2021 - 10:41

Youth athletic leaders from secondary schools in Nebo School District gathered for Captains’ Academy this morning. This program is a powerful venue for students in leadership positions to increase communication and friendship among student athletes. Students are provided the opportunity to meet with their peers who are leaders in the same activities, discuss and plan how to lift others and encourage sportsmanship and leadership, and collaborate with one another to address shared challenges.

Faculty and Staff Spotlight

Submitted by neely.mcewan on Mon, 11/15/2021 - 10:49

Macie Epps teaches US History at Salem Jr High. When she was in junior high, Ms. Epps liked the songs "Party Rock Anthem" and "Call Me Maybe."  She always thought she would grow up to be an author, because she likes reading so much.