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March 2017

FCCLA State STAR Event Competition

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Fri, 03/31/2017 - 12:38
Whitney Carter

Congrats to the following winners:

Madison Draper - Interior Design- Bronze
Ashley Norris - Interior Design - Gold- 1st place and going to nationals
Ashlee Allan - Early Childhood Education- Silver
Lorin Wyss - Career Investigation- Silver
Emma Barrett - Fashion Construction- Silver
Agnes Bliddal - Fashion Construction- Silver
Anna Warner - Entrepreneurship- Silver

Educational Theater Association Outstanding School

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Fri, 03/31/2017 - 12:21
Educational Theatre Association

Spanish Fork High school received one of the four Outstanding School Awards for 2016-2017! Your school certainly merits such a prestigious award because it serves as a model for the kind of theatre arts program the Educational Theatre Association strives to promote in all its member schools. Congrats, Mr. Hunsaker! and all the Drama Dons!

Skills USA State Competition

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Tue, 03/28/2017 - 12:44
Shaun Black

The SFHS Skills USA team members competed at the State Competition on Friday. All eight competitors represented SFHS well in several categories. Rochelle Christensen competed in the interview category and went further than anyone in the history of our participation in this category. Juan Cruz, Carson Sheriff, and Nathan Perkins took the Silver medal for Welding Fabrication. Gavin Jensen represented us in the Welding category. Travis Redmond and Matt Ramirez both competed in Collision Repair Technology. Kyle Coombs earned the gold medal in auto finishing. Congrats to all of the competitors! Way to represent SFHS!

Skills USA State Competition

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Tue, 03/28/2017 - 11:01
Kyle Coombs with the gold medal
Zac Taylor and Kyle Coombs

Spanish Fork High school was well represented at SkillsUSA state competition last week when Kyle Coombs took state in Automotive Refinishing Tech. He will compete at the National Competition in Louisville KY! Let's hope he brings in a National title for SFHS! Congrats Kyle! 

Skills USA State Competition

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:00
Diana Applegate

Maricruz Torres, a SFHS Senior, competed in the MATC Utah State Skills USA competition in the Customer Service division on Thursday Mar 23rd and placed 1st, winning a Gold Medal.  She will compete at nationals in Kentucky in June. Congrats Maricruz!!

Coding Camp

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Tue, 03/21/2017 - 08:19

Free CODE TO SUCCESS summer program. 9 WEEKS—3 LANGUAGES—0 DOLLARS  High School Students can learn computer coding in HTML, CSS and JAVASCRIPT this summer. Apply today at Code to Success is a free computer coding program available to 30 high school students this summer at Spanish Fork High School June 12- August 15, Monday-Thursday from 8 am – 12 pm. The course does not require experience in coding to be accepted. Code to Success is a self-guided program using professionally developed curriculum. Mentors are available to assist coding students with problems and explain methods. All materials are provided. This course comes with a one-year subscription to Pluralsight.

Congrats FFA

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Mon, 03/13/2017 - 14:13
Kaylee Liddiard

Spanish Fork FFA just returned from the 89th FFA State Convention held in Cedar City, Utah.  Students were able to learn about themselves and become better leaders. Students participated in workshops, sessions and entertainment activities. 

Overall Spanish Fork had a successful year at the convention. If you see the following please congratulate them. 

Star Greenhand: Award that recognizes sophomore students for their SAE project. 

  • · Porter Olsen: Star Greenhand in Production Winner
  • · Chase Holt: Star Greenhand in Agribusiness 1st Runner Up

State Star: Award that recognizes senior students for their SAE project 

  • · Tell Orton: State Star in Agribusiness 1st Runner Up

Proficiency Award: Award that recognizes students for their SAE

  • · Brooke Voorhees - Food Science and Technology winner
  • · Jake Jones - Wildlife Management winner
  • · Lindsey Olsen - Sheep Production winner

State FFA Degree: Degree earned by productively investing, giving back to the community, and working on their SAE experience. 

  • · Tell Orton
  • · Amanda Olsen
  • · Mallory Sorensen
  • · Rochelle Christensen
  • · Raquel Christensen
  • · Nicole Ivie
  • · Jared Roach

Agriscience Fair: Students complete a project and compete

  • · Ashley Olsen: Animal Science - Winner
  • · Rylei Voorhees: Food Products and Processing -Winner
  • · Porter Olsen: Animal Science - Winner

State Officer: Chosen from 27 candidatees to be one of the six that will lead the state this next year. It has been 7 years since Spanish Fork has had an officer.

  • · Bailee Argyle - Sentinel 2017-2018


Congrats Joey Buck!

Submitted by bonnie.beckstead on Fri, 03/10/2017 - 10:06
Shauna Whittekiend

Last night, at the Wasatch Front Region Sterling Scholar Awards Ceremony--Joey Buck was named First Runner-up in the Instrumental Music category!

If you see him around, be sure to congratulate him! What an accomplishment!!

Parent Awareness Night

Submitted by kippy.bishop on Fri, 03/10/2017 - 07:23

Nebo School District will be presenting two Parent Awareness Nights in accordance with Utah Law.  The topics of discussion will include:

  • Substance abuse
  • Mental health services addressing depression, suicide awareness and suicide prevention

Several community service providers will be present to answer questions and help individuals to access services.

See our website for for additional details.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Springville High School Little Theater
1205 E 900 S, Springville

Monday, March 13, 2017 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Payson High School
1050 S Main, Payson

Your student may receive detention credit with prior approval from the school administration.


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