SFHS Celebrates Homecoming Week with Activities

Submitted by ts on Mon, 09/14/2009 - 17:26

Spanish Fork High School was having its homecoming week last week.  They had many fun activities like a volleyball tournament, a powder-puff football game for the girls, and a fiesta. And rounding it all up was the football game Friday night. Many students showed up to each of the activities and had a blast. The winning team of the volleyball tournament was the “Diablos,” and the powder–puff champions were the “Spicy Spankin’ Spaniards.” The fiesta had a huge turnout and everyone who attended had a

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By Evan Anderson and Karianne Nelson

Firefighter Fundraiser Success

Submitted by ts on Mon, 09/14/2009 - 17:24

Last week Spanish Fork High School’s Masque Club conducted a fundraiser for the local firefighters. Each day they went to all the classes in the school asking for donations. Students donated everything from pennies to ten dollar bills. In only three days, they had raised $346.84.

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Hannah Carson and Jared John Tuckett

SFHS Students Prepare for Future

Submitted by ts on Wed, 09/09/2009 - 15:17

Start preparing now!  There are many tests and scholarships throughout the year, and it is important for students to be aware of them.  Sophomores get to look forward to the UBSCT (Utah Basic Skills Competency Test), which they must pass to graduate.

Juniors can start preparing for college with the ACT.  This test is required for many college applications and scholarships.  The next available date for the ACT will be in October.  Also, juniors can apply for the Coca-Cola Scholar Scholarship.

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by Emily McKinney and Hannah Carson

Hope Squad Builds Self Esteem at Jr. Highs

Submitted by ts on Wed, 09/09/2009 - 15:15

SFHS Hope Squad had the opportunity to visit both Spanish Fork and Diamond Fork Jr. Highs. They talked to 8th grade health classes about self esteem and making friends. The activities they provided were presented in a way that was fun and helped them get to know each other. The kids also learned how to build each other up as well as themselves.

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Karianne Nelson and Jared John Tuckett

SF Choir Boosters Plan Variety Show

Submitted by ts on Wed, 09/09/2009 - 15:13

Spanish Fork High School Choir Boosters’ annual fundraiser is coming soon. The variety show is Thursday, September 17th at 7:00 pm in the SFHS Auditorium.  The Variety Show will feature acts like Utah Valley Children’s Choir, SFHS choirs, two past years of Encore, and a whistling storyteller. Tickets will be sold at the door for two dollars per person and ten dollars for a family. All proceeds will go towards scholarships for deserving choir students. This will be a great way for the Booster club to earn money and for the choirs to jumpstart another great year.

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By Evan Anderson and Christina Heywood