Lady Red Devils host Skyhawks in Volleyball

photos by Erin Call, SHS News Photographer

On Tuesday, October 18, our Springville Lady Red Devil Sophomore, JV, and Varsity teams hosted the Salem Hills Lady Skyhawks in volleyball matchups.  Although the varsity games were close, Salem Hills left with the victory, 3-0.

Breast cancer awareness night included the "Dig Pink" t-shirts worn by the players, students, and crowd.

Red Ribbon Week

photos by Jordan Gillespie, SHS News Photographer

Red Ribbon Week was celebrated by students at lunch with a free throw basketball contest on Tuesday and chalk art on Wednesday.  Some students also had fun with back flips!

Spotlight on Snell, Special Ed Teacher

by Spencer Houck and Josh Ornelas, SHS News Writers

Mr. Justin Snell is an eight year teaching veteran, who previously taught five years at Springville High, one year at Timpview High, and his next year will be at Summit Center.  Snell enjoys teaching special education, specifically behavioral guidance. He loves watching his students grow in positive ways. Snell’s hopes for teaching this year are to have fewer students in his class; and, subsequently, in need of behavioral instruction.

New Social Studies teacher and assistant football coach

by Jordyn Gillespie and Kelton Hartvigsen, SHS News Writers

Mr. Jake Jacobus not only teaches Government, US Studies, and P.E., but he also coaches for our undefeated football team this year.  This is Jacobus’ first year teaching.  He’s originally from Bakersfield, California, but moved to Utah with his wife Natalie to attend Brigham Young University and teach.

“Having students tell me they are grateful to have me at Springville,” said Jacobus when asked what his most rewarding teaching experience has been.