Our Teachers and Students

My First Year Teaching – A Look Back

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:26

When we first began this series, no one could have predicted it would conclude in these unprecedented times of a worldwide pandemic and school closures. Relying on their strengths and PVSchools community for support, Amanda, Federico and Tara finish the year strongly as confident and inspiring educators ready to continue the journey.

Watch as Amanda, Federico and Tara look back on their first year of teaching:

PVSchools Good News with Steven Jeras, Episode 5

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Tue, 05/26/2020 - 11:30

Assistant Superintendent Dr. Steve Jeras goes all out in this PVSchools Good News end-of-year finale! This extended episode celebrates good news throughout the district and features a special tribute to the 2020 graduating class with special guests Matty Cardarople from "Stranger Things" and David Koechner from "The Office" and "Anchorman."

We hope you enjoy this episode of "Good News," and afterward, please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe.

Thank you for supporting the "Good News" series, and keep an eye out for a surprise summer episode!

PVSchools Good News with Steven Jeras, Episode 4

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Fri, 05/15/2020 - 16:59

It must be Friday, because we have more PVSchools Good News with Dr. Steven Jeras! This episode is packed with positive stories from all across our amazing and inspiring PVSchools community!

Student features include Shea Middle School student Jacob and his experience with Veterans Heritage Project, and a senior profile of North Canyon High School senior Delphine, a stellar example of excellence in AVID and Track & Field. Plus, Fireside Principal Teresa Simmons answers the question, “What are you watching?”

We hope you enjoy this episode of "Good News," and afterward, please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe if you would like to catch every episode as soon as it debuts. New videos will be posted every Friday.

For a chance to be featured in a future episode, please submit your photos or videos with a brief description to communications@pvschools.net and include “Good News” in the subject line. We will try to highlight as many stories as possible.

PVSchools Good News with Steven Jeras, Episode 3

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Fri, 05/08/2020 - 15:04

Dr. Steve Jeras, Assistant Superintendent of Leadership - Elementary, brings you some more PVSchools Good News!

Highlights include Teacher Appreciation Week, “What are you watching?” with Mr. Ontiveros from North Canyon High School, a Senior Profile of Zoee from Horizon High School, and many more stories of positivity from our PVSchools community!

Please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe if you would like to catch every episode of "Good News" as soon as it debuts. New videos will be posted every Friday.

For a chance to be featured in a future episode, please submit your photos or videos with a brief description to communications@pvschools.net and include “Good News” in the subject line. We will try to highlight as many stories as possible.

Thank You School Nurses – National School Nurse Day

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Wed, 05/06/2020 - 11:27

PVSchools is incredibly proud of, and grateful for, our school nurses!

Wednesday, May 6, is National School Nurse Day – which also marks the beginning of National Nurses Week. On this day, we would like to say a special thank you and put a spotlight on the school nurses who care for the health and well-being of PVSchools students.

Thank You Teachers – Teacher Appreciation Week

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Tue, 05/05/2020 - 11:45

The educational mission of PVSchools could not be pursued without the work of our brightest stars – our teachers!

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week – and Tuesday, May 5, is Teacher Appreciation Day – so the PVSchools Governing Board would like to deliver a special message to all of our educators, who are currently working as hard as ever to coordinate distance learning with their students during these unique circumstances.

We are forever grateful for our teachers!

PVSchools Good News with Steven Jeras, Episode 2

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Tue, 05/05/2020 - 10:54

In this difficult time and with the huge adjustments being made by everyone, we wanted to make sure to share the good news happening in our PVSchools community. We hope you enjoy it!

Please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe if you would like to catch every episode of "Good News" as soon as it debuts. New videos will be posted every Friday.

For a chance to be featured in a future episode, please submit your photos or videos with a brief description to communications@pvschools.net and include “Good News” in the subject line. We will try to highlight as many stories as possible.

PVSchools Good News with Steven Jeras, Episode 1

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Fri, 04/24/2020 - 13:31

We are proud to announce the launch of a new web series, "PVSchools Good News." Even though campuses are closed and we are all finishing out the school year at home, rest assured there is still plenty of good news to report across PVSchools!

In episode one of "PVSchools Good News," Dr. Steven Jeras, Assistant Superintendent of Leadership - Elementary, provides some laughs and smiles as he highlights some of the positive happenings within our community.

A new episode of "Good News" will be released every Friday through the end of the school year. Please visit our YouTube channel and subscribe if you would like to catch every episode as soon as it debuts.

Teacher Parades – We're All in This Together

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Wed, 04/01/2020 - 08:17

As our schools finished the first week of closures, our amazing and dedicated teachers and school staff organized parades through their neighborhoods to let families know we are still supporting them in their educational journey as we navigate this detour.

Families let teachers know they're still engaged by returning greetings with creative homemade signs expressing messages of pride and hope.

These very special moments reinforce our shared commitment to supporting one another through this challenging time.

Staying Healthy: Important Things to Remember When Washing Hands

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Sat, 03/14/2020 - 09:33

The single most important piece of advice health experts can give to help us stay safe from COVID-19 is this one: Wash your hands!

In this video, PVSchools students show how to properly wash your hands and remind us it is always important, not just during a pandemic.

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