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Parent Update for Week of Dec. 14-17, 2020

Congratulations goes to our 5th graders on their DARE graduation on Wednesday!  Thank you Officer Jonkman for your commitment to the health and safety of and connection with our community!

VIVINT GIVES BACK – Thursday December 17.

  • In person students – gifts will be given during school day.  If possible, please plan to pick up your child from school.
  • Online students need to come to school to pick up gift bags on Dec. 17 or Dec. 18.  Please look for additional class communication on specific pick up time.

FOOD RESOURCES

  • Holiday Food Bags available – Please contact front office if you need a bag of food.  Pick up on Wed Dec. 16 or Thurs. Dec. 17 at the school front office.
  • Free Groceries and clothing resource on Sat. Dec. 19 at K2 church from 12:00-1:00 pm while supplies last.  5049 Murray Blvd. Murray

FREE INTERNET –   CSD and Comcast have partnered to provide free internet to Canyons families through Internet Essentials program.  Families need to apply using a promo code provided by the school.  Call the EME front office at 801-826-8350 by Wednesday Dec. 16 to sign up..

Scripps Spelling Bee:  PTA is hosting this event at EME again this year.  Classroom spelling bees will be done in early February and winners will compete in school-wide spelling bee on Wed. Feb 17.  Winners will go on to regionals and possibly on to the National Spelling bee in Washington DC.  Look for Scripps Word lists in Thursday folders prior to winter recess. 

Winter recess is December 21-January 1, 2021.  School is back in session Monday January 4, 2021.  We hope you have a safe and peaceful winter recess.

Thank you to Vivint Gives Back, United Way of Salt Lake, Women’s United, Thanksgiving Point, TOSH, Rizepoint, Mrs. Crandall’s 5th graders in Park City Schools, Madeline Choir School and many individual donors for donations to our students and families this holiday season!

Great ideas for the winter recess from this Healthy Living Newsletter from Salt Lake County SLCO December Newsletter

Upcoming Flu clinics in our community  December Community Flu Clinics

DARE graduation 2020

Officer Ryan Jonkman with UPD, has been teaching the DARE curriculum to 5th graders since September.  Today, students celebrated the completion of the course and during the graduation, recited their personal commitments to be drug free and to stand up to bullying.  

Parent Update Week of Dec. 7-11, 2020

Congratulations to November Students of the Month for showing Ownership!  Congratulations to Teacher of the month Mr. Rob Carter in first grade and Staff of the month Mr. Corey Lee, School Psychologist Intern!  Focus in December for SOAR is Acceptance.  Holiday SOAR store will happen during the next 2 weeks at EME.

FOOD RESOURCES

  • Mobile Food Pantry 11:00 am Mon. Dec 7 at Mountain View Christan Assembly Church, 300 East 8000 South, Sandy.
  • Free Groceries and clothing resource on Sat. Dec. 19 at K2 church from 12:00-1:00 pm while supplies last.  5049 Murray Blvd. Murray

FREE INTERNET –   CSD and Comcast have partnered to provide free internet to Canyons families through Internet Essentials program.  Families need to apply using a promo code provided by the school.  Application deadline is Dec. 30, 2020.  Call the EME front office at 801-826-8350 if interested.

Scripps Spelling Bee:  PTA is hosting this event at EME again this year.  Classroom spelling bees will be done in early February and winners will compete in school-wide spelling bee on Wed. Feb 17.  Winners will go on to regionals and possibly on to the National Spelling bee in Washington DC.  Look for Scripps Word lists in Thursday folders prior to winter recess. 

Thank you to Thanksgiving Heroes, Go Aptive Environmental, Teachers for Hope, Utah Food Bank, Frank Cordova Foundation, Zions Bancorp and Five12 for food resources provided to our families this holiday season!  Thank you to Vivint Gives Back, United Way of Salt Lake, Women’s United, Thanksgiving Point, TOSH, Rizepoint and many individual donors for donations to our school this holiday season!

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