Category: Schools

Maple Mountain wins prestigious award

Maple Mountain wins prestigious award

by Lana Hiskey. The Utah Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (UIAAA) announced that Maple Mountain High (MMHS) was awarded the Director’s Cup for 4A schools in the state of Utah for the 2016-2017 school year. The Director’s Cup is based on three components: how the school finishes in state competitions; the combined GPA for each program that competes at state competitions; […]

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Maple Mountain students show support for Mountain View

Maple Mountain students show support for Mountain View

Maple Mountain students showed their love and support for Mountain View High School students by dressing up in their best dress and making a poster.

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MMHS Football completes playoff run

MMHS Football completes playoff run

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain High School football team completed  its first-ever playoff run on November 11. Pitted against a powerhouse East High team, the Golden Eagles had a tough loss, 64-13 in the 4A semifinals at Rice-Eccles Stadium. The 2016 football season has been historic in that this is the first time Maple Mountain has […]

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Sierra Bonita students honor veterans

Sierra Bonita students honor veterans

Students at Sierra Bonita Elementary remembered and honored veterans on Veteran’s Day, Nov 11, 2016. They sang: “There are not words big enough. There is not a hug strong enough. There is not a smile wide enough. All I can offer is THANK YOU. You are my hero. You are in my thoughts. You are in my prayers. For all […]

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Sarah Mafi is MMHS Prep of the Week

Sarah Mafi is MMHS Prep of the Week

by Dave Boyack. Congratulations to Sarah Mafi on being selected as this week’s, “Prep of The Week.” Sarah’s outstanding play as a middle blocker/outside hitter has been a big factor in guiding the volleyball team to the Region 8 title. Sarah and her teammates also had an outstanding state tournament finishing with a 3-1 record and the highest team finish […]

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MMHS DECA Competes at Snow College

MMHS DECA Competes at Snow College

by Alan Marvin. Last week the Maple  Mountain High School DECA club participated in a competition at Snow College. Our students performed very well! We had 6 students in the final round, including Savannah Marker and McKenzie Connelly, who won 1st place in the Business Law and Ethics category. For winning first place, they each received a $2000 scholarship to Snow […]

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Nebo School District’s Academic All-State Winners, Fall 2016

Nebo School District’s Academic All-State Winners, Fall 2016

Congratulations to Nebo School District’s Academic All-State winners: Girls’ Tennis 4A GPA Abigail Crandall, Maple Mountain High Sarah Thompson, Spanish Fork High Boys’ Golf 4A GPA 3.99 Gavin McMullin, Payson High Parker Hannifin, Payson High Haden Loveridge, Salem Hills High Steve Barton, Salem Hills High Girls’ Cross Country 4A GPA 4.0 Abigail Jackman, Maple Mountain High Allison Ells, Maple Mountain […]

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Mapleton Elementary Road to Success winners

Mapleton Elementary Road to Success winners

Congratulations to Mapleton Elementary’s Road to Success winners for October.  These students were the top readers in their class and received a book of their choice.  Mapleton Elementary students have read over 450,000 minutes so far this year.  Way to go students!

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Maple Mountain Volleyball takes 1st in region, 6th in state

Maple Mountain Volleyball takes 1st in region, 6th in state

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain girls’ volleyball team finished their season on a winning note, taking first place in region play, and sixth place in State! Congratulations!

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MMHS football defeats Box Elder 32-8

MMHS football defeats Box Elder 32-8

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain football team advanced in playoff action by defeating Box Elder 32-8 on November 4, 2016.

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Nebo State Champion athletes recognized

Nebo State Champion athletes recognized

by Lana Hiskey. The following students and teams were recognized at the Nebo School Board for being Spring 2016 State Champions. Maple Mountain High Sschool State Champion Boys Soccer 2015-16 Coaches: Mike Klauck, Jeff Lewis, Shaun Bagley, Kristen Mortensen, Corey Norman Players: Spencer Young, Connor Lunt, Jacob Scott, Hunter Flinders, Thomas Bastian, Tanner Dayton, Lucas Norman, Josh Aram, Dawson Beautler, […]

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MMHS Boys’ Soccer takes USHAA 4A State Championship

MMHS Boys’ Soccer takes USHAA 4A State Championship

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, MapleMountainSports.com]. The Maple Mountain High School Boys’ Soccer team won the 4A State Championship on Thursday, May 26, 2016, after an intense game against Orem with a final score of 1-0. See the Daily Herald article here.    

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MMHS Softball is second in State

MMHS Softball is second in State

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain girls’ softball team placed second in 4A State competition after a tough loss to reigning champion Spanish Fork, 5-2, on Thursday, May 26. Read the Daily Herald article here.

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MMHS athletes excel at State meet

MMHS athletes excel at State meet

[Girls Medley Team, 1st place finish. Courtesy photo, via Facebook]. Maple Mountain athletes posted some great performances at the State track meet this weekend as the boys’ team finished in 6th place with 37 points, and the girls’ team finished in 7th place with 40 points. Top performers for the Eagles were standout Elli Eastmond, who finished first in the 800 […]

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Utah tech companies team with local schools

Utah tech companies team with local schools

Utah’s tech industry is helping educate Utah students and expand access to computer science learning. In one project, more than 225 fourth, fifth and sixth grade students at Maple Ridge Elementary School have engaged in Code.org’s plugged and unplugged curriculum, administered by volunteers from InsideSales.com. “This program has really made a difference for our students,” said Sara Matis, principal at […]

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Lady Golden Eagles softball advances in 4A State playoffs

Lady Golden Eagles softball advances in 4A State playoffs

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Lady Golden Eagles softball team has advanced in 4A State playoff action after defeating Alta 19-1 on May 19, 2016. See more here.

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MMHS Boys Soccer advances to semifinals

MMHS Boys Soccer advances to semifinals

[photo: Jeff Porcaro, Maple Mountain Sports]. The Maple Mountain High School boys’ soccer team has advanced to semifinal play after a hard-fought victory over Alta High School, 1-0. Daily Herald Article

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Long-time educator Carol Day to retire

Long-time educator Carol Day to retire

by Chris Hash. After 29 years, Mapleton educator Carol Day is set to graduate from elementary school. Twenty three of those 29 years have been spent in Nebo School District, most recently at Mapleton and Hobble Creek Elementary schools. It’s safe to say that hundreds of local children have benefited from her efforts. And on Wednesday, May 18, many of […]

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Nebo Education Foundation Gives Grants to Schools in May

Nebo Education Foundation Gives Grants to Schools in May

by Lana Hiskey. The Nebo Education Foundation board met on May 3, 2016, to discuss the many grants and needs across the district. This Foundation Board functions through generous donations made by individuals and businesses as well as fundraisers where all the money goes to educate students in Nebo School District. Maple Ridge Elementary receives grant Mapleton Junior High receives […]

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Aidan Dayton named Gatorade Utah State Soccer Player of the Year

Aidan Dayton named Gatorade Utah State Soccer Player of the Year

Maple Mountain soccer player Aidan Dayton has been named Gatorade Utah State Boys’ Soccer Player of the Year. “Dayton is smart and creative in his offense,” said Shane Ferrin, head coach at Spanish Fork High. “He’s intuitive on defense and he brings his entire team up with his significant effort and positive attitude.” The 5’11” junior plays defender and midfielder […]

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