Congratulations to all of the Payson Junior High science fair winners! Dylan Weight earned the grand prize for his experiment on chemical and physical energy. Perrin Ballamos, Jonathan Laursen, Jake Olson, and Gavin Siggard are all advancing to the district science fair at BYU. We are so proud of all of our student scientists! Great work Grizzlies.
Congratulations to February's Students of the Month! Here is what their teachers had to say about them:
Tae Silva- Tae is very kind and polite, a friend to everyone, a great helper and fun to have in class.
Danielle Holm- Danielle is sweet, kind and loving and always does her best. She is always nice to everyone.
Natasha Simpson- Natasha is a hard worker; she is always completing and turning in assignments on time. She is always smiling and has a kind, loving heart.
Hunter Lefler- Hunter is a fun loving kid that loves to hang out with friends. He is a joy to be around and makes PJHS a better place.
Ashley Pray- Ashley is kind and hard working. She stays focused in class and is a friend to others. She is always trying to improve.
The Science Fair is this Wednesday and Thursday in the activities room. Check-in is between 3-5, and judging will begin at 5. The awards ceremony will be on the 7th at 5 PM. Come and win fame, fortune, and glory for you and your family! Questions, talk to your science teacher or Mr. Wright.
On Monday, January 28th, the top two teams from each school, Payson Junior HIgh School, Mapleton Junior HIgh School, and Diamond Fork Junior High School, met to compete in a district Battle of the Books challenge. The students were terrific! The teams each read 20 books and then prepared to answer questions about those 20 books. They also had to memorize the titles and authors to all 20 books! First place went to Payson Junior High School’s FBI team. Great work Grizzlies!
Battle of the Books was a roaring success! Congratulations to all of the students who participated and won. First place goes to Ashlynn Durfee, Londyn McMurdie, and Diana Ward. All those who participated did a great job and read 24 books per team. Great work Grizzlies!
Congratulations to January's students of the month! Macin Kuester has a really good heart, is a peer tutor and is such a great friend to all students. Lynzi Hallett is an excellent student academically, is very kind, and tells her teacher's thank you every day! Shelby Ungermann is an exceptional student, always participates in class, and has an infectious attitude about life. Dayton Randoph is an awesome student and has a genuine, positive attitude about school and life in general. Emrie Carroll is always smiling, always says hello and always does her best! She is kind to everyone. Aiden Jacobson is a great student who is always on task and always willing to help others. He is in 7th grade, but is in an 8th grade honors math class and is earning A's.