Computer coding camps planned for Nebo students
Nebo School District students in fourth through ninth grades are invited to be part of a series of Online Coding Camps to be held from mid-January to mid-March. These after-school computer coding classes will be held at various locations throughout the district.
Students will learn the basics of computer science using the language SCRATCH 2.0. A four-week introduction course will be held Jan. 18 through Feb. 12 and a 10-week intermediate/advanced course will be held Jan. 18 through March 25.
Cost for the introduction classes is $19 and cost for the intermediate/advanced classes is $39. A competition team will be formed in the spring to compete at Utah Valley University on International Scratch Day - May 14, 2016.
Those interested should go to http://bit. ly/nebocodeingcamp and fill out a registration form. Payment is due by the first class of the session.
Classes will be taught at the following Nebo district schools (dates and times vary from school to school):
Introduction course (grades 4-6): Hobble Creek Elementary School, Art City Elementary School, Sierra Bonita Elementary School, Spanish Oaks Elementary School and Brockbank Elementary School. Introduction course (grades 4-9): Wilson Elementary School. Introduction course (grades 7-9): Diamond Fork Junior High School and Mapleton Junior High School.
Intermediate/advanced level course (grades 4-6): Hobble Creek Elementary School, Spanish Oaks Elementary School and Brockbank Elementary School. Intermediate/advanced level course (grades 4-9): Wilson Elementary School. Intermediate/advanced level course (grades 7-9): Spanish Fork Junior High School and Mapleton Junior High School.
For more information, contact Alison Hansen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nebo School District has announced the winners of its annual student Christmas Card contest. They are:
First Place: Ruby Campbell, Ninth Grade, Spanish Fork Junior. Teacher: Mr. David Hughes-Millman. Ruby’s design was used as the cover for 2015 Nebo School District Christmas card.
Second Place: Jane Wilson, Seventh Grade, Springville Junior High School. Teacher: Mrs. Taneya Elison. Jane’s design was used as the cover for 2015 Nebo Education Foundation Christmas card.
Third Place: Shelbee Reid, Seventh Grade, Salem Junior. Teacher: Lisa Magnusson.