School News

Mustang Message 11/11/19

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Mustang Message 11/11/19

Dear Students and Parents,

 

Thank You Veterans!

MJHS wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to all those who have contributed so much to the freedom of this nation and our community by serving in our armed forces. We sincerely honor and appreciate your service!

 

You Are Invited to Try-Out for the Spring Musical - Annie

This year, MJHS will be presenting "Annie" for the spring musical!  Auditions will be held November 18th and 19th, and 20th after school. Performances will be March 5th, 6th, 7th and 9th.. Swing by Miss Cook's room (302) to pick up an audition packet and sign up for an audition time!

 

Join Us for an Encore Parent/Student Presentation TONIGHT at MMHS

All Nebo School District parents and students are invited to attend a special presentation tonight, November 11th in the Maple Mountain High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. It is entitled Progress not Perfection and will be presented by Dr. Christy Kane Ph.D., CMHC. It is the same presentation that was offered in October at Springville High. Attendees will learn key solutions to help teens navigate “life in progress” and other information that is intended to strengthen families and kids. The presentation discusses the difficulties teens face in today’s complex social media world as they sort through the journey of progress versus perfection. Click here to see the flyer - http://mjhs.nebo.edu/news/join-us-encore-parentstudent-presentation-mmhs

 

Valley Visioning Survey - Please Read This Important Information

You have the unique opportunity to weigh in on the future of our community, while also earning funds for our school. This fall, Envision Utah is helping Utah Valley residents and stakeholders create a vision for the future as we add nearly 1 million people to our population over the next 50 years. This effort – called Valley Visioning – has culminated into the Valley Visioning survey, Click here for the link: https://www.valleyvisioningsurvey.org/ 

This survey gives Utah Valley residents the chance to weigh in on growth-related issues important to our future. It will serve as the foundation for a vision with specific strategies which will help ensure Utah Valley remains a great place to call home, now and in the future.

The survey is also a good chance for us to get support for our school. Please take the survey and type in our school’s name at the end. For every survey completed by a parent, teacher, or student 13 years or older, Ancestry and Adobe (in partnership with Envision Utah) have agreed to donate $1.50 to our school. This is a great opportunity for each of us to share our voices to define our future. Please take the survey and share it with your friends, family, and everyone you know! 

 

Upcoming Events at MJHS

Nov 11 - 9th Grade Boys B-Ball Try-Outs Begin - Gym 3:00 p.m.

Nov 12 - 9th Grade Girls B-Ball Try-Outs Begin - Gym 3:00 p.m. 

Nov. 13 - Wrestling @ Springville 3:30 p.m.

Nov. 20 - Wrestling @ Salem 3:30 p.m.

 

We encourage parents and students to LIKE us and FOLLOW us on our MJHS Facebook and Twitter. Remember - To see the complete calendar and other important announcements visit the official MJHS webpage at: http://mjhs.nebo.edu/

Mustang Message 11/4/19

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Mustang Message 11/4/19

Valley Visioning Survey - Please Read This Important Information

You have the unique opportunity to weigh in on the future of our community, while also earning funds for our school. This fall, Envision Utah is helping Utah Valley residents and stakeholders create a vision for the future as we add nearly 1 million people to our population over the next 50 years. This effort – called Valley Visioning – has culminated into the Valley Visioning survey, Click here for the link: https://www.valleyvisioningsurvey.org/ 

This survey gives Utah Valley residents the chance to weigh in on growth-related issues important to our future. It will serve as the foundation for a vision with specific strategies which will help ensure Utah Valley remains a great place to call home, now and in the future.

The survey is also a good chance for us to get support for our school. Please take the survey and type in our school’s name at the end. For every survey completed by a parent, teacher, or student 13 years or older, Ancestry and Adobe (in partnership with Envision Utah) have agreed to donate $1.50 to our school. This is a great opportunity for each of us to share our voices to define our future. Please take the survey and share it with your friends, family, and everyone you know! 

 

Author Brandon Mull Visit

Mapleton Jr. High has the opportunity to hear from the well-published children's author Brandon Mull during an upcoming school wide assembly. As part of this visit, Funfinity in Springville is offering a 10% discount to students that might be interested in purchasing one of his books. If you would like to take advantage of this offer, please visit Mrs. Marett in the library by Wednesday, November 6th to pick up an order form.  

 

Join Us for an Encore Parent/Student Presentation at MMHS

All Nebo School District parents and students are invited to attend a special presentation on November 11th in the Maple Mountain High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. It is entitled Progress not Perfection and will be presented by Dr. Christy Kane Ph.D., CMHC. It is the same presentation that was offered in October at Springville High. Attendees will learn key solutions to help teens navigate “life in progress” and other information that is intended to strengthen families and kids. The presentation discusses the difficulties teens face in today’s complex social media world as they sort through the journey of progress versus perfection. Click here to see the flyer - http://mjhs.nebo.edu/news/join-us-encore-parentstudent-presentation-mmhs

 

School Musical

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! This spring, Mapleton Jr. High will present “Annie” for the school musical.  Auditions will be held after school on November 18th, 19th, and 20th. If you are interested in auditioning, pick up an audition packet and sign up for an audition time outside of Miss Cook’s room (#302)

 

It’s Not Too Late to Join Mustang Wrestling

All 7th through 9th grade students are invited to participate in wrestling this year. Paperwork must be submitted on RegisterMyAthlete and fees paid before you can practice. Click here for step by step directions on using RegisterMyAthlete - http://mjhs.nebo.edu/news/information-register-my-athlete  Fees must be paid in the finance office. Drop by the wrestling room after school and visit with Coach LaMont if you are interested or have questions.

 

9th Grade Girls and Boys Basketball Team Tryouts

Tryouts are fast approaching for both the girls and boys 9th grade basketball teams. Tryouts for the boys will be held on Monday & Tuesday November 11th & 12th, and girls tryouts will be held Tuesday & Wednesday, November 12th & 13th. Remember that no student will be allowed to try out for the team without first completing the athletic registration at the Register MyAthlete.Com website. Click here for step by step directions on using Register My Athlete -  http://mjhs.nebo.edu/news/information-register-my-athlete - If you have any questions please contact Coach Lines or Coach Schaffer.

 

SHS Soccer

Springville High School boys soccer open gym begins Nov. 6th at 6:00 p.m. @ the Fieldhouse in Salem (161 E 400 N, Salem, UT 84653). Interested 9th grade athletes must be in the SHS boundaries to participate.

 

SHS Softball

There will be a quick informational meeting for any 9th-12th grade students interested in trying out for the Springville High School softball team on Wednesday, November 6th, at 3:00 p, in the SHS cafeteria.  Anyone interested in playing this upcoming season should attend. Parents do NOT need to be there. Contact Jill Thackeray (jill.thackeray@nebo.edu) if you have any questions.

 

Upcoming Events at MJHS

Nov. 6 - Wrestling Mt.Nebo @ Mapleton 3:30 p.m.

Nov 11 - 9th Grade Boys B-Ball Try-Outs Begin - Gym 3:00 p.m.

Nov 12 - 9th Grade Girls B-Ball Try-Outs Begin - Gym 3:00 p.m. 

Nov. 13 - Wrestling @ Springville 3:30 p.m.

 

We encourage parents and students to LIKE us and FOLLOW us on our MJHS Facebook and Twitter. Remember - To see the complete calendar and other important announcements visit the official MJHS webpage at: http://mjhs.nebo.edu/

Join Us for an Encore Parent/Student Presentation at MMHS

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Join Us for an Encore Parent/Student Presentation at MMHS

 

All Nebo School District parents and students are invited to attend a special presentation on November 11th in the Maple Mountain High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. It is entitled Progress not Perfection and will be presented by Dr. Christy Kane Ph.D., CMHC. It is the same presentation that was offered in October at Springville High. Attendees will learn key solutions to help teens navigate “life in progress” and other information that is intended to strengthen families and kids. The presentation discusses the difficulties teens face in today’s complex social media world as they sort through the journey of progress versus perfection.

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Mustang Message 10/28/19

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Mustang Message 10/28/19

Dear Students and Parents,

 

Halloween Costumes

As we have done in the past, students will be allowed to wear a Halloween costume to school this Thursday, October 31st. Make sure if you choose to wear a costume it follows these requirements: All costumes must meet the same modesty and dress code standards as regular school clothing; all costumes must meet safe school requirements with regards to weapons/violence etc., No masks or painted faces. These guidelines are intended to help school function as normally as possible and your cooperation is appreciated.

 

Fall Dance

What’s up Mustangs?  It's almost Halloween so you know what that means, another SPOOKTACULAR dance!  Come join us on Wednesday, October 30th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Admission is $4 with Student ID Card and $5 without. Remember to wear a costume!  Cookies will be served. See ya there!

 

School Musical

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! This spring, Mapleton Jr. High will present “Annie” for the school musical.  Auditions will be held after school on November 18th, 19th, and 20th. If you are interested in auditioning, pick up an audition packet and sign up for an audition time outside of Miss Cook’s room (#302)

 

It’s Not Too Late to Join Mustang Wrestling

All 7th through 9th grade students are invited to participate in wrestling this year. Paperwork must be submitted on RegisterMyAthlete and fees paid before you can practice. Click here for step by step directions on using RegisterMyAthlete - http://mjhs.nebo.edu/news/information-register-my-athlete  Fees must be paid in the finance office. Drop by the wrestling room after school and visit with Coach LaMont if you are interested or have questions.

 

Drivers Ed. Class Starting Soon

Springville High School is currently taking sign ups for the November Drivers Ed. Class. If you are 15 years of age and you have a current Learners permit you can sign up at the Finance Office at Springville High. This class will start Monday Nov. 4th @ 5:45am in room G-1.  For further information email Mr. Money - daniel.money@nebo.edu

 

SHS Soccer

Springville High School boys soccer open gym begins Nov. 6th at 6:00 p.m. @ the Fieldhouse in Salem (161 E 400 N, Salem, UT 84653). Interested 9th grade athletes must be in the SHS boundaries to participate.

 

Upcoming Events at MJHS

Oct. 28 - Second Term Begins

Oct. 28 - Red Ribbon Week - Use your head - wear RED

Oct. 29 - Red Ribbon Week - Team up against drugs - wear TEAM JERSEY

Oct. 30 - Red Ribbon Week - Drugs are wack - WACKY HAIR DAY

Oct. 30 - Halloween Dance 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. 

Oct. 31 - Red Ribbon Week - Drugs are scary dress up for HALLOWEEN!

Nov. 1 - Red Ribbon Week - Keep your future bright - WEAR NEON

Nov. 3 - Daylight Saving Time ends

 

We encourage parents and students to LIKE us and FOLLOW us on our MJHS Facebook and Twitter. Remember - To see the complete calendar and other important announcements visit the official MJHS webpage at: http://mjhs.nebo.edu/

 

 

Red Ribbon Week!

Attributions: 
Mr. Call

This week is Red Ribbon Week:

 

Monday: Use your head wear RED!

Tuesday: Team up against drugs wear a Jersey!

Wednesday: Drugs are Wack! Wacky Hair Day (HALLOWEEN DANCE 6-8PM)

Thursday: Drugs are Scary... Dress up for Halloween (HALLOWEEN)

Friday: Keep your future bright don't do drugs. Wear Neon

National School Lunch Week Winner!

Attributions: 
Joan Bills

National School Lunch Week was last week October 14th through 18th. MJHS was given a prize to give out. We chose to award this prize on Wednesday October 16th. A winner was chosen randomly that ate school lunch that day. Our winner was an eighth grader named Claire Michaelis. She won a Nintendo Switch. 

Congratulations to Claire!

Springville Library Teen Night

Attributions: 
Kim Christensen

Springville Library Teen Night Springville Library is inviting all MJHS students to spend their Fall Break Friday night at the library. The fun begins this Friday, October 18th at 6:30 p.m. There will be snacks, a movie, crafts, games and book prizes. This month it’s a Halloween Party: Decades Dance, so students are welcome to come in costume if they want. Grades 7-12 are invited, the library is closed to everyone but teens. Students do not need to have a Springville card to come for the fun, all teens that are looking for a safe, fun place to hang out on a Friday night are invited to attend. 

Thank You Mapleton City Senior Group!

Attributions: 
Kate Henderson

The Mapleton City Senior Group presented  a $400 check to local Mapleton schools. Representatives from Mapleton schools, Mapleton Jr High (Kate Henderson),  Hobble Creek Elementary (Linda Baird), Mapleton Elementary (Julie Peery) and Maple Ridge Elementary (Sara Matis) were invited to a lunch to receive these donations.  The donation money was raised by the Mapleton City Senior Group by having a yard sale. Thanks to this kind service to the local schools, the money will be used to provide students who may need clothing, glasses, or other items.  We appreciate the Mapleton Senior Group for this donation!

Mustang Message 10/14/19

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Mustang Message 10/14/19

Dear Students and Parents,

 

End of 1st Term

Please note that the end of first term is coming up quickly, the last day of the term will be Friday, October 25th.  At that point, grades will be finalized. With only a few days remaining, we remind all students to check and make sure everything is caught up.  Parents: please encourage students to work with their teachers to get any missing work finished or tests retaken. Let’s make it count! 

 

Counseling Corner - October Newsletter

Click this link to read the October Counseling Newsletter -

http://mjhs.nebo.edu/sites/mjhs.nebo.edu/files/MJHSNewsletterOCT2019.pdf

 

Do You Know a Veteran We Can Honor?

Monday, November 11 is our Veterans Day Assembly and we would like local veterans to come! A Veteran Breakfast will be served in the MJHS Faculty Room starting at 7:45 a.m. We then hope our veterans can stay for both our school assemblies from 8:35 a.m. until approx. 10:20 a.m. We would like to personally invite our veterans and family to attend, but we need to know who they are! Parents, please fill out the survey in the link, so we can invite and plan accordingly. Thank you! https://forms.gle/Qam4Y5g1yciXRJo4A

 

Upcoming Events at MJHS

Oct. 16 - Fall Band Concert @ MMHS 7:00 p.m.

Oct. 17 & 18 - Fall Break NO SCHOOL

Oct. 24 - Fall Choir Showcase 7:00 p.m. 

Oct. 25 - Last Day of First Term

 

We encourage parents and students to LIKE us and FOLLOW us on our MJHS Facebook and Twitter. Remember - To see the complete calendar and other important announcements visit the official MJHS webpage at: http://mjhs.nebo.edu/

Do You Know a Veteran We Can Honor?

Attributions: 
Mr. Whitney

Do You Know a Veteran We Can Honor?

Monday, November 11 is our Veterans Day Assembly and we would like local veterans to come! A Veteran Breakfast will be served in the MJHS Faculty Room starting at 7:45 a.m. We then hope our veterans can stay for both our school assemblies from 8:35 a.m. until approx. 10:20 a.m. We would like to personally invite our veterans and family to attend, but we need to know who they are! Parents, please fill out the survey in the link, so we can invite and plan accordingly. Thank you! https://forms.gle/Qam4Y5g1yciXRJo4A

 

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