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
With class instructing moving online for the next couple of weeks, we want to make sure students are able to access curriculum. Below is information about checking out chromebooks from the school and possible sources for internet home access.
If you need a chromebook, contact us to let us know that have a need or stop in and check one out at the front of the school.
March 15, 2020
This letter, dated March 15, is a follow up to the Nebo District letter dated March 13, and other letters that have been sent from your child’s school. It is intended to provide clarification regarding some general questions that have been circulating. Please help us to ensure that all parents, guardians, grandparents, or caregivers who provide student support are aware of this information.
NEBO SCHOOL DISTRICT TO DISMISS SCHOOLS -- Repeat
Recently LHS had its 5th Mini-term honors assembly. The assembly recognizes students who have great attendance and have made the academic honor roll. We also honored our January Students of the Month.
Later in the week those same students were invited to an Honors Field Trip activity at Classic Skating. Students and chaperones had a great time!
Well done, Dragons!