Mr. Beardall recognized as Assistant Principal of the Year

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Tue, 01/31/2023 - 08:03

Congratulations to Jason Beardall and Tiffanie Miley for being recognized in Nebo School District as Outstanding Secondary Principals.

Jason Beardall was selected among his peers as Nebo’s Assistant Principal of the Year. Jason has served as the Assistant Principal for Springville High since 2018. Previously he served as Dean of Students for three years. Jason also taught health at  Spanish Fork Junior for six years, served as Campus Supervisor for Springville High for two years, and as a teacher’s aide and Cornerstone technician for three years.

Lana Hiskey

SHS Chinese Classes Celebrate Chinese New Year

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Fri, 01/27/2023 - 13:01

Chinese classes celebrated Chinese New Year in class last week, they learned a Chinese song, fan dance, Chinese Classic dance and 3 tyles of Kongfu. They also wrote New Year couplets, wrapped and ate some dumplings, and some students and parents went to Timpview High and UVU  too. It was a lot of fun, Happy the year of Rabbit!

Vicky Yuan, Chinese Teacher

SHS welders compete

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Thu, 01/26/2023 - 07:19

Congratulations to our own SHS Welding Competition team. They recently competed at the Nebo Welding Invitational on Jan. 20th and will be competing at the USU Eastern Welding Contest in Price on Jan. 30th. The team consists of Luke Barksdale, Piper Koense, and Taylor Thomas. Their coach is Mr. Ostler. Good luck to them!

Meet Mr. Peterson

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Thu, 01/19/2023 - 10:31

Springville High School would like to introduce our newest teacher, Mr. Cassidy Peterson.  Mr. Peterson is teaching in the Math Department, as Mr. Brad Thornton has moved to the District Office.  We would like to wish them both best of luck for the rest of the school year.  

"I am a graduate from Springville High. I am married and have 4 children. I enjoy spending time outside, camping and hiking with my family. Any day out on the golf course is a good day. I also enjoy a good dad joke, come find me on a Friday and I am wearing a t-shirt with a math pun on it."

Students of the Month - January

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Thu, 01/19/2023 - 10:09

Congratulations to the January Students of the Month chosen from the English Department.

Nixon Rapier, nominated by Mrs. Jones.  " Nixon is a very hard worker in English.  He contributes to all discussions and takes the role of a leader.  He clearly cares about his work."

Keirra Riches, nominated by Mrs. Jones.  "Keirra is wonderful to have in class.  She is driven and cares about every assignment, doing each thoroughly.  She is a good example to her peers."

Senior Yearbook Ads

Submitted by beth.hansen on Thu, 01/12/2023 - 15:32

Don't miss out on getting a Senior Ad in the 2022-23 yearbook. The last day to submit is Jan 27th at 11:59 for $50. Fees can be paid online at or in the SHS Finance Office. To submit your ad fill out this google form- where you can upload your text and photograph. This needs to be done before the deadline.


Nebo Community School Winter 2023

Submitted by beth.hansen on Wed, 01/11/2023 - 10:51

Nebo Community School classes are here. The classes will begin in January, so join a class to help those winter blues. This is an amazing opportunity to expand your horizons and improve your abilities. The goal of the Community School Program is to meet the needs and interests of the people in the community. There are many course options to choose from, recommendations are encouraged. We would love to see you there!

By Lana Hiskey

Validating the Emotion Without Condoning the Behavior

Submitted by beth.hansen on Wed, 01/11/2023 - 10:47

Dealing with concerning behaviors can be difficult for parents of children with disabilities. Many parents struggle knowing how to truly validate or connect with their child during a crisis without first resorting to some kind of negative consequence or punishment.

Join us to learn life-changing parenting techniques that will show you how you can emotionally connect with your child all while teaching them appropriate behaviors.

By Lana Hiskey