Tuesday, May 19, an open house was held at Brockbank Elementary honoring Mrs.Laurel Koyle and Mr. Byron Villaverde. Laurel and Byron have touched the lives of many children throughout the years and will be greatly missed. We wish them both the best in their retirement!
Wednesday, May 13, Craig Harvey from Horace Mann Insurance came to Brockbank to award the Brockbank Classified Employee of the Year Award. This year there were two winners, Karen Swenson and Doug Patterson.
The fourth-grade Hershey Track Meet was recently held on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at the Spanish Fork High School track. Brockbank fourth-graders worked really hard getting ready for this competition and it showed. Everyone that competed did a great job!
Brockbank fifth-graders got the opportunity to go to Camp Floyd State Park and experience the life of a soldier enlisted in the Johnston's Army. The got to watch musket fire and candle making. They also got to attend classes in a 19th century one-room schoolhouse, tour the museum, and Stagecoach Inn. The students really enjoyed this field trip.
Brockbank students in Ms. Kristi Jensen's class participated at Maple Mountain High School in the Superstars Track Meet. There were almost 260 students from every elementary school in the Nebo School District that got to be track stars for the day. Students participated in the 50, 100, 200, and 400 meter dashes and relays, and many of them also did the shot put, the standing long jump and high jump. All participants received a medal and T-shirt.
We are excited to offer a summer reading program this year at Brockbank. The goal of our program is to keep students reading in the summer. Summer school runs for eight weeks, beginning the week of June 8, and running through July 23. If you decide to participate your child will be assigned a 45 minute class that meets twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. There is forms in the office if you are interested in participating in this program. The tuition for summer school is $30 per student.
Brockbank is happy to announce the Nelson Heroes for April.
Picture #1 - Anaca Olsen, Aubrey Henry, Payden Sorensen, Kade Loreen, Principal Larraine Nelson, Peyton Green, Kate Ethington, Lexus Solomon, Alexandra Avalos, and Jacie Roberts.
Picture #2 - Austin Hansen, Sierra Sherman, Hinklie Davis, Gwen Beagley, Principal Larraine Nelson, Kiley Mitchell, Tess Newitt, and Alex Hansen.
Tuesday, April 28, Brockbank third-graders were excited to attend and compete in their first Hershey Track Meet. Third grade students worked really hard getting ready and did a great job competing.