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Submitted by nick.sheffer on Mon, 09/09/2019 - 19:18
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Mr. Whitney

Mustang Message 9/9/19

Dear Students and Parents,

 

Teacher Development Day - Early Out 

We want to remind all parents that next Monday, September 16th will be a district wide minimum day for staff development (SDD).  No lunch will be served and school will be released at 11:25 a.m. with buses running accordingly. Please be aware of this early out so that you can make any necessary arrangements. 

 

Check-Out E-books Online in Sora

Sora by Overdrive is a great resource available to students and staff in Nebo School District.  It is free and provides access to hundreds of ebooks and audiobooks. On the Sora app, students can take and export notes and highlight and comment on what they're reading.  Sora will save all their notes even after the book has been returned. The Sora app can be downloaded on most electronic devices - Easy directions can be found by going to the Nebo home page  www.nebo.edu  clicking on Students Home Page and scrolling down on the left hand side to “Library, Digital (Nebo)” Here is the direct link - http://www.nebo.edu/overdrive  There you will find easy directions on how to download the app and use it to check out ebooks and audiobooks.

 

Uplift Parenting Conference

The Uplift Parenting Conference on September 28th held at theThanksgiving Point Show Barn is an initiative of the First Lady of Utah, Jeanette Herbert. Five different presenters will be giving “Tips Talks”. Presenters include: David Osmond, Brad Barton, Jessie Funk, Collin Kartchner, and Clay Olsen. Topics range from resiliency, addiction recovery, social media, and anxiety. Please click this link for admission costs and more details - www.upliftfamilies.org

 

Upcoming Events at MJHS

Sept. 9-13 - SPIRIT WEEK -

 Marvel Monday - Wear your superhero clothes

 Black out Tuesday - Wear all black

 We The People Wednesday - Wear patriotic apparel

 Throwback Thursday - Wear your best throwback clothes

 Feel Good Friday - Wear your comfy clothes

Sept. 10-13 - SafeUT Campaign during lunch Tues-Fri

Sept. 12 - Intramural Tennis @ Mapleton 3:30 p.m.

Sept. 13 - Cross Country @ Mapleton Jr. 3:30 p.m.

Sept. 16 - Teacher Development Day - School out early @ 11:25 a.m.

Sept. 17 - GirlsTennis @ Mapleton Jr. 3:30 p.m.

Sept. 18 - School Community Council 2:50 p.m.

Sept. 19 - Girls Tennis @ MMHS 3:30 p.m.

Sept. 19 - Girls Intramural Tennis @ Payson Jr. 3:30

Sept. 20 - MID TERM

Sept. 20 - Cross Country @ Diamond Fork

 

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/