Faculty Spotlight: Ms. Anderson

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Wed, 03/23/2022 - 08:46

Ms. Anderson graduated from Spanish Fork High, and earned a bachelor's degree in English Education from UVU. She now teaches 8th grade English. One of her favorite treats is a Twix. The style she wishes would never come back are low-rise jeans. Her favorite band is Keith Urban– “I CAN'T WAIT for him to come to Vegas!!” Her favorite TV show is Modern Family. The best fashion choice that she said she had is “Definitely a perm and a super short haircut. (Think of Chutney from Legally Blonde)” Her favorite sport is Dance. We are glad that Ms.

Faculty Spotlight: Ms. Johnston

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Tue, 03/22/2022 - 10:37

Ms. Johnston graduated from Springville High School, but went to school in Napa, CA 9th-11th grade. She then earned her Bachelor Degree in English Teaching from BYU and Masters in Education in Learning and Technology from WGU. She is now one of our Librarians. One of her favorite treats are salt and vinegar chips. Her tooth brush is pink and white and she wears a size 6 shoe. Her favorite vacation spot is Hawaii. Her favorite cookie flavor is chocolate chip and her favorite sport to play is golf. We love having Ms.

Faculty Spotlight: Ms. Lopez

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Thu, 03/17/2022 - 11:17

Ms. Lopez graduated from Payson High School and is working on her Bachelors degree in Special Education at USU. She now helps out some of our students with their classes. One of her favorite treats is a snickers. Her celebrity crushes are Orlando Bloom and Jason Momoa. Her favorite Disney princess is not a princess but a fairy, Tinker Bell. Her favorite TV show is Yellowstone. Her favorite cookie flavor is a snickerdoodle and her favorite sport to play is badminton. We love having Ms. Lopez here at our school!

Faculty Spotlight: Señor Thomas

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Wed, 03/16/2022 - 08:53

Mr. (Señor) Thomas graduated from Mountain View High School in Orem, UT. He then earned his Bachelor in History and Spanish teaching from BYU and a  Masters in Education Leadership from BYU. Now he is a Spanish and US history teacher! One of his favorite treats are salt and vinegar chips. The style he wishes would never come back is, “tight pants on men (oh, crap too late.)” His backpack in 6th grade was Royal blue. His favorite brand is BYU. His favorite vacation was to Boston. His best fashion choice was flat top hair with glasses in Jr. High.

Mr. Mustang

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 14:34

Mr. Mustang pageant started yesterday! Some of our Freshman boys wore their best dress and walked down the runway!! The winners of yesterday are Kaluna And Levi!! Today they participated in a cupcake decorating contest!! The winners of today are 1st place- Xander, 2nd Place- Luca, Tied for 3rd- Peter and Kaluna. Tomorrow they will show off their amazing talents. 

MJHS Math Team

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 09:35

Last night, Mapleton Jr. High and Maple Grove Middle School Math Teams and their families got together to celebrate Pi Day. They enjoyed eating pizza and pie as well as playing fun math games. Awards were also given. 

Congratulations to our very own Math Team for taking 3rd place in the county for the Math Counts Competition. Also, congratulations to Asher Bear Bingham who took 8th place overall in Utah County. 

Faculty Spotlight: Ms. Heim

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 08:52

Ms. Heim graduated from Lehi High School. She then earned her Bachelor's degree in Family and Consumer Sciences Education from BYU and a minor in math education. She now teaches math. One of her favorite treats are Starbursts. The last song she listened to is, Papa’s got a brand new bag by James Brown. If she could go back in time she would go to the 70’s. Her favorite brand is Kirkland Signature™. Her favorite place to travel is Southern Utah. Her favorite sport to play is Soccer. We love having Ms.

Faculty Spotlight: Ms. Cook

Submitted by nathan.mohler on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 08:51

Ms. Cook graduated from Wootton High School in Rockville, Maryland. She then received her  Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from BYU and a Masters in Applied Theatre from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. She now teaches drama!  One of her favorite treats is a Twix. She has three toothbrushes and they are pink, green and purple. Her favorite brand is Converse. She has a green pair that are her favorite. If she had one wish it would be that stage lights and microphones always work, no matter what!