Senior English Classes March Into Battle

By: Taylor Ewing and Amanda Lundquist, SHS News Writers

On October 30 and 31, Springville High’s senior English classes participated in a World War l Centenary Commemoration to launch their War literature unit. Five Star Generals Simmons and Rabner led the many students that were “drafted” into Command Post HQ, the library, and given the weapon of choice, a camouflage Army pencil.

After running a lap around the courtyard, our soldiers were given an issued Military Uniform, dog tag, a tin helmet, and a Kit-bag, before being filed back into the library where they sat in their assigned trenches (upside-down tables).

Mckayla Montgomery signs track scholarship for UVU

by Carey S. White, SHS News Adviser

On Wednesday, November 12, Mckayla Montgomery officially committed to UVU's athletic track program for the Fall 2015 school year. 

Her SHS coach is Jeff Wales. Wales said, "She has tremendous potential, and will be an asset to UVU's team".

McKayla signed with UVU to run sprints for the Track & Field team.   She is the top returning sprinter in 4A, and the defending champion in the 200m.  She also anchored the state championship 4x100m relay team that ran a top ten all-time mark for all classifications.

Two Math Students honored at BYU

By Chris Frossard, SHS Math Teacher

Ashley McConnell and William Wallace of Springville High were honored with other state high school students as Distinguished and Exceptional High School Math Students at a banquet held at Brigham Young University on Wednesday, November 12.