School will be begin at regularly scheduled times today. There has been little to no snow overnight. Additionally, crews have been out since yesterday afternoon clearing the school parking lots of snow. Please check the district website, Facebook or Twitter pages for any additional updates.
Independence High School Biology and Earth Science Classes had the opportunity to be visited by Hawkwatch. Hawkwatch is an organization that collects and analyzes data on raptors, and help with educating students on these birds. They have 7 birds in their program, and all have been labeled as non-releasable. This is a federal program, and […]
Aaron’s applied mathematics class was learning about the Fibonacci sequence and how it is relates to the world around us. They discovered the pattern was a spiral and that it was found in nature. They then learned how to cut, design and put together a star stained glass project. They talked about the pattern found […]
The Provo School District Foundation awards mini-grants to teachers in the district. Teachers have to explain their idea for a project with a two-page application. Our very own Mary James submitted a project idea and was awarded $500 to fund it. Mary is excited to purchase a video display unit and video editing software. Doing […]
Our HopeSquad went to CLAS Ropes Course to participate in team building activities and games. They had to work together, share ideas, encourage one another and test their bravery. Every student rode the Zip Line and jumped off a platform 25 feet above the ground. They worked hard, encouraged one another and really came together […]
Today’s Friday field trip with Mr. Sudweeks was to the Cosmetology School at the MATC in Spanish Fork. They had a fabulous time learning about hair, make-up, eye lash and nail programs. It was a great experience for those who attended. They found out ways that they can get high school credit while getting their cosmetology […]
Mr. Sudweeks, the guidance councilor, took students interested in becoming pilots to the Provo Airport. They visited the UVU Aviation program on Friday September 16th. UVU gave them a tour of the facility and then showed them a number of different types of airplanes. Next, they walked students through what it takes to become a […]