Springville FFA had their Opening Social and parent meeting this past Wednesday, August 28th. While the parents had their meeting, members played games with the Springville officer team. There were games such as cornhole, water balloon toss, and a dart board with balloons. One of the members Marsha Woods, said, “Everyone was so welcoming and the games were really fun.” While the members were playing games, they received tickets to put themselves in to a raffle at the end of the activity.
Spanish Fork FFA competed in their state competition this week.We had 10 teams that competed. Three of those teams ended up in the top 3 with an addition 2 in the top 5. In addition 8 students were in the top 10 in their contest. Congratulations to our students who worked so hard to receive success.
Livestock Team - State Champions (1st out of 53 teams!) and will represent Utah at National FFA Convention.
Spanish Fork High School's Family and Consumer Science classes joined forces to put on an amazing evening with a Recycle and Re-Design Fashion Show. Apparel Design and Fashion Strategies students created their own runway fashions made from recycled materials as we traveled the world to fashion's most prominent cities. Students modeled their attire on the runway and scored big points with judges. ProStart students also contributed by providing an impressive array of delicious treats for the event.
Nebo School District team, win the Tech Challenge at SheTech. High School Girls from all over Utah were at the Expo Center in Salt Lake to compete in the Tech Challenge. Teams were given a real natural disaster situation and had to come up with a way overcome the challenges of that natural disaster. The team from Nebo School district created a design for a solar powered light that would allow survivors to found sooner as well as provide a basic need to people in the disaster. The teams’ design and presentation earned them the 1st place honors.
COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY WINNER: Amanda Insalaco Salem Hills High School Parents: Mike and Amy Insalaco, Spanish Fork
Salem Hills High School
Parents: Mike and Amy Insalaco, Spanish Fork.
I fell in love with computer technology one day when I was eight years old. I accompanied my father to work and job shadowed him at the MTC in Provo. I was fascinated with the language teaching and learning tools that he was developing.
FAMILY & CONSUMER SCIENCES CATEGORY WINNER: Kenzie Wilkinson Salem Hills High School Parents: Jeron and Heidi Wilkinson, Salem
Salem Hills High School
Parents: Jeron and Heidi Wilkinson, Salem.
Family and Consumer Science is the reason my future has direction and stability. It’s the reason I’m excited to graduate and go out into the world.