November 2018

Computer Programming Tour

Carey White

On Thursday, November 15, forty second year computer programming students from Springville High and the Advanced Learning Center toured a few technology companies in Lehi including Microsoft, Adobe, and Xactware.Activities included a presentation by Microsoft from their company programmers, a tour of the Adobe building, and lunch provided by Xactware.  In the Spring, Xactware will host a 24-hour overnight code camp competition.Many of these students are also enrolled in UVU Concurrent Enrollment.  These students receive college credit in their high school programming classes.   Their teachers are Rob Eastmond (ALC) and Carey White (Springville High).

Service Week


Next week the SHS student council will be hosting service projects each day after school to serve the community and our school. No money or supplies are needed, just time! If we record 600 hours of service donated by our students in these projects the school will hold an hour long lunch on Thursday, December 13th. We would love to see each student attend at least one day of service.

  • Monday (12/3)- Blanket Making for Hospitals

  • Tuesday (12/4)- Bracelet Kits for Children for Primary Children's

  • Wednesday (12/5)- Coloring books for Primary Children's

  • Thursday (12/6)-Service for the School

  • Friday (12/7)- Finishing up unfinished projects from the week

  • Monday (12/10)- Oakridge Play, Auditorium @ 7pm

  • Wednesday (12/12)- Letter to Santa with Hope Squad/BLT cafeteria @ 3:00 p.m.

  • Thursday (12/13)-  Hour long lunch IF we have 600 hours of recorded service.  

Announcements for the week of November 26, 2018


Please read the newsletter for all the activities and announcements this week.                                                                 Girls basketball starts this week with 2 home games! The Drama Department will be presenting “Into the Woods”, opening night is this Thursday.  If you or someone you know might be interested in being on the girls golf team this year please contact Coach Jacobus at Thank you to those who have donated to the winter clothing drive, we are still accepting donations in the front office.


SHS Drama Department presents "Into the Woods"

Don't miss the SHS Drama Department in their winter production of "Into the Woods".  Opening Night will be Thursday, November, 29th at 7:00 pm. Additional Showings will be on Friday, November 30th at 7:00 pm; Saturday, December 1st at 2:00 and 7:00pm; and closing night will be Monday, December 3rd at 7:00pm. The Cost is $8 per adult and $6 for students, seniors, and children.


November 19th, 2018 Announcements

Attributions:   Today there will be a Mini Parent/Teacher Conference & student make-up day. Teachers will be available in their classrooms from 1:20-3:00 pm to meet with parents or students. Please encourage your students to take this opportunity before the holiday weekend to meet with any teacher they could use help from. Please read the newsletter for all this weeks announcements. 


Winter Clothing Drive

SHS will be working with the Food and Care Coalition in Provo through the month of November to gather ADULT sized coats and other winter clothing for the Homeless. Our school goal is 150 items! We wil have a donation box in the front office starting today, November 13th, to collect items. We are having a friendly competition with MMHS to see who can collect the most. There is an urgent need for the following adult sized winter clothing:

Coats & Gloves: new or gently used; Hats & Scarves: new only


Quiz Bowl Sign Ups


The Quiz bowl is coming up! It will be held Decemeber 10th through the 14th. Now is the time to get your team together and sign up today in the Library. The last day for sign ups is December 4th. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Rabner (


Announcements for the week of November 12, 2018   This is an important week for Seniors. UCAW, Utah College Application week, is going on in computer lab C-26. Representatives from Utah Colleges will be here at SHS to assist Seniors in applying for college. Tuesday, November 13th, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm, counselors will be available to help parents and seniors with the FAFSA application. Please see the newsletter for links on more information and needed documentation. There is an ACT prep class starting Saturday, November 17th, we currently have 12 signed up and need at least 20 or the class will be cancelled. This is a great opportunity for seniors taking the December ACT and Juniors who will take the ACT at SHS in February.

Soccer Open Gym will be Monday, Wednesday, adn Friday this week, 6:00 pm @ALC

Sub for Santa Applications will be at Westside Elementary School this Tuesday and Winter Guard will be holding Auditions Thursday & Friday this week.

Please take a moment and read over the Newsletter for information on these and other events going on at SHS.  



Sub for Santa Applications


Do you or someone you know need help with Christmas this year? Sub for Santa is currently taking applications. There will be an application night at Westside Elementry School Thursday, November 15th from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. There are other times and locations listed on the attachement. Please bring a photo ID for yourself, an ID for your children (Immunization record, Birth Certificate, Mecaid card, or Baptismal record), Income verification, and proof of current address.  

Winter Guard Audittions

Come join SHS Winter Guard. Our Winter Guard team has won several compititions, last year taking 2nd at State. Audtions will be held 11/15 & 16th, a parent meeting will be on Wednesday, 11/14. No previous experience is required.