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January 2017

Art Show

Submitted by andrea.pond on Thu, 01/26/2017 - 13:28
Andrea Pond

Its time again for the annual MJHS Art Show!  Please bring all entries to the main office by Friday February 3. There are cash prizes available in each category as well as by grade. Our categories are:


Please mount all paper entries on black paper or cardstock. We look forward to seeing all the talent we have here at our school!  No limit of entries per student.

MJHS Wrestling

Submitted by andrea.pond on Wed, 01/18/2017 - 15:21
Craig LaMont

Mapleton Jr High wrestling team was 5-0 in district dual meets this year narrowly losing their final match by seven points.  Two days later they avenged most of their losses to rival Mt. Nebo by claiming the most champions of any school.   District champions from Mapleton Mustangs include Kaden Ercanbrack, Lukus Carrillo, Brock Morris, Sage Mortimer, Cooper Cox, Andrew Jensen, Jace Witney, and Justyn Mitchell.   District runner ups included Brody Esquivel and Kendall Rasmussen.   Bronze medalists were: Trae Rasmussen, Dillan Shepherd, Lenin Jimenez, and Colton Archibald while 4th place finishers were: Ashtyn Lowe, McKay Hansen and Bryon Reese.    The team boasted 14 girl wrestlers this year including three varsity wrestlers and now 2 time district champion and undefeated Sage Mortimer.   Team captains this year were Brock Morris, Sage Mortimer, Justyn Mitchell, Jace Witney and Lulus Carrillo.  The team was coached by Craig LaMont, Ben Gasser, and Brooks Robinson.    GO MUSTANG WRESTLERS!

December DARE Assembly

Submitted by andrea.pond on Tue, 01/10/2017 - 14:07
Andrea Pond

In December the student government planned and put on a DARE assembly.  The teachers signed up for various DARE's that were fun, gross and daring!  Mr. Nalette shaved his head into a mohawk and several teachers ate gross food.  It was a lot of fun for everyone.  The student government announced the final number of money that was raised for our fall funraiser, over 3,000 was collected by the students.  What a huge success, a big Thank You goes to everyone that contributed to the fundraiser!  

Spirit of the Mustang - January 2017

Submitted by andrea.pond on Tue, 01/10/2017 - 08:35
Amy Ollerton

Susan Holman is fair, she sets reasonable boundaries for students and holds them to it.  She is very professional and treats students really well.  I have never heard her talk poorly of her class. She is always very positive and her classroom is inviting to students.  She likes volleyball, reading, and traveling/family vacations. If she wasn't a teacher she would be a nurse. This is her seventh year teaching, but this is her first full year in a while. She loves yoga (she used to be a gymnast). In her free time she likes to paint.  If she weren't a teacher she would be a nurse.   Thank you Susan for being a positive force at MJHS, it's great teaching with you!



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