Spirit of the Mustang - October

Linda Woodfield

Kevin Diehl is a new member of the faculty, yet he has won the hearts and voices of the choir students at Mapleton Jr. High.  I overheard some of his students talking in the Foods Lab about what a great teacher he is, and what a great sense of humor he has.

To help to get to know him better, here is some information about Kevin.

Mapleton Jr. Shakespeare Team Excels

Becky Clement

Mapleton Jr. High School’s Shakespeare Team shined in the Southern Utah University's 3 Day Shakespeare Competition. They competed in multiple events, including an ensemble scene title A Stage Manager’s Nightmare. The actors depicted a conflict between the director, Alden Sturgeon, and the stage manager, Hope Taylor.  During the scene, Alden recruited actors from the classic tragedy Romeo and Juliet to participate in Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Students of the Month - September

Andrea Pond

Mapleton Jr. High School is pleased to announce the September 2015 Students of the Month. Each academic area selects one outstanding student per grade level to represent their department for student of the month. In order to be selected these students must show superior academic achievement along with exceptional citizenship. The MJHS students of the month were invited to a pizza party to celebrate this fantastic accomplishment. The students of the month for September are (listed by academic area):

CTE: Aislynn Barcelon, Leah Ribble

English:  Adrian Gamez