Landmark Students Learn About Anne Frank

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 05/21/2010 - 08:43

On May 6th, a select few classes were sent to see an Anne Frank Exhibit at the Salt Lake City Library. (The classes were mixtures of English and history divisions, many of them currently studying the topic). We saw a documentary about the short life of Anne Frank. It told the story of her travels, her ponderings, her aspirations, her widely ranged emotions, her thoughtfulness, her mysteries and finally, her horrors.

Chase Thayne

Landmark Student Help Haiti

Submitted by brian.davenport on Thu, 05/20/2010 - 16:47

In an effort to help those who live in nation of Haiti, the Students of Landmark High School were very generous with their donations to a fund setup by the school to help Haiti.  The student Senate created a program called make change for Haiti.  Senior Paul Folaumahina took charge of the program and went around to all the classes in the school, and gave a presentation about the devastation of Haiti following the Earthquake on January 12, 2010. 

Landmark Collects 100 Cell Phones for Recycling

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 04/30/2010 - 14:15

Landmark High School in Spanish Fork, would like to thank all the members of the community who have dropped of their used cell phones for recycling.  Landmark was able to collect 100 used cell phones, which have been shipped back to Samsung for recycling.  Landmark receives double entry into a drawing for one of fifty grants of $1,000 to be used for green space improvements at the school, for every 25 cell phones collected and submitted prior to May 1st.

Landmark Collects Cell Phone to help protect the earth on Earth Day

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 04/23/2010 - 11:28

Landmark High School in Spanish Fork, would like to thank all the members of the community who have dropped of their used cell phones for recycling.  We would especially like to thank Macey’s Food and Drug Store in Spanish Fork, who allowed the student council of Landmark High School to hand out flyers and collect cell phones.  With the effort of the students donating old cell phones, and the community, Landmark has been able to collect 57 cell phones as of Friday morning April 23, 2010.  The students are striving to collect over 100.

Chad Hymas Speaks to the student of Landmark High

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 03/26/2010 - 11:16

“It was never an accident,” stated Chad Hymas to the students at Landmark High School in Spanish Fork, on Wednesday, March 3.  “I made a bad choice and now I am living with the choice that I made,” Chad continued.  Chad Hymas made a poor decision nine years ago that left him paralyzed from the breast bone down.  Now Chad is traveling the world and sharing his experiences with students and encouraging them to make the right choices in life. 

Landmark High School Receives Donation of Artifacts

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 03/26/2010 - 11:12

Landmark High School, in Spanish Fork, received a donation of several hundred dollars of rocks, fossils, meteorites and other items to the school’s science department. The items were donated by Ted Davies and Seth Sorensen. Mr. Patrick Hogle, science teacher at LHS received the donation from Mr. Davies on Wednesday March 24, 2010.

Brian Davenport

Christian Moore Founder of the "WhyTry?" Program Speaks to Landmark High School Students

Submitted by brian.davenport on Thu, 02/04/2010 - 17:37

     On Friday the 22nd of January, Landmark High School (LHS) in Spanish Fork, held an assembly about inspiration. There were going to be two speakers; Chad Hymas and Christian Moore. Unfortunately, Chad Hymas couldn't make it, do to a traffic accident. Thankfully he wasn't injured. Chad had been a farmer who had a bail of hay roll on top of him, paralyzing him from the waist down and, leaving him bound in a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Chad now travels around world speaking about overcoming challenges and accepting people, as they are, using himself as an example.

By: Michael Haws

Red Ribbon Week at Landmark High School

Submitted by brian.davenport on Fri, 12/11/2009 - 13:18

Landmark High School kicks off their annual “Red Ribbon Week,” by holding a relay race, to prove that you can have fun without using drugs.  Students were divided into teams by their advisory class, and they selected five students to participate in the relay race.  Team members had to do the crab crawl for half the gym and then another two members of the team had to go the rest of the way by doing the wheel barrel.  The fourth student then had to skip through a set of cones, to meet up with their fifth and final team mate who had to eat a donut hanging