The building is pretty empty these days. Limited staff and a few teachers coming in to prepare their lessons from their classrooms, but no students! And we miss our students! We hope everyone is hanging in there and can't wait for the time we our halls are filled with the sounds of students and out classrooms filled with learning!
Please, when you’re in public places, wear a mask. Doing so will help protect you and others as we work to keep Utah healthy and safe.
“A Mask for Every Utahn” is a state of Utah initiative, in partnership with the Utah Manufacturers Association, to help Utahns who may not have a face mask and are returning to the workplace or going out in public.
The mask initiative is for all Utahns. We would particularly welcome orders from those who:
Just a reminder that Nebo is offering free meals, breakfast and lunch, for all children ages 0 to 18 years. Click on the following link for the most up-to-date information: https://www.nebo.edu/sites/nebo.edu/files/Nebo%20Free%20Meals%204%2024%2020.pdf.
We would like to share 25 Tips for Mental Health Wellness during Quarantine. If you find your student is struggling, please reach out to teachers, advocates or counselors via email.
As you may have heard, Governor Herbert and State Superintendent Sydnee Dickson have extended the “soft
school closure” until the end of the school year. Although we are disappointed that we will not be able to work
with students in our usual manner, we understand why the decision was made and fully support them. That
being said, we now will need to address a variety of very unique situations.
As anxiety and uncertainty rises among displaced students and disrupted families because of the Coronavirus closures, one Utah organization is stepping up to offer some real help at home.
March 23, 2020
Like you, we are just learning that Governor Gary R. Herbert, State Superintendent Syd Dickson, and the Utah State Board of Education “announced today that Utah’s K-12 public schools will extend their dismissal [soft closure] through Friday, May 1st.” Their press release further stated that they will “continue to evaluate the situation to make a determination about the remaining school year” and that:
Landmark works to instill 5 Vital Behaviors that will keep our students on the pathway to success, no matter what they choose to do with their lives. To promote these behaviors, we award Student of the Month accolades to 5 students who have excelled at one or more of these behaviors.
For the month of Fenurary those students are the following:
Attendance: Fernanda Carmona has not missed a day of school in the last 2 miniterms. She's not just here to be here, either; she gets her work done.
This is a valuable tool to help offer guidance to parents on how to model resilience and encourage healthy together time with their kids based on the WhyTry model of resilience. Here's a link to the guide: The Parent Guide to Resilience