Our Teachers and Students

Congratulations 2021 Graduates!

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Wed, 05/19/2021 - 13:34

Congratulations to the PVSchools Class of 2021, “virtually” the best class ever! Overcoming all the challenges of the past year, our students, families, and staff showed tremendous resilience and finished the year with many great accomplishments.

Acting Superintendent Dr. James P. Lee and Incoming Superintendent Dr. Troy Bales would like to say congratulations to the 2021 graduates and call attention to extraordinary feats at each of the high schools. We look forward to seeing how our graduates continue their personal journeys of excellence beyond high school.

Volunteer in Paradise Storytime Readings

Submitted by agilstrap@pvsc… on Thu, 04/22/2021 - 10:06

Please enjoy this YouTube playlist of various readings by volunteers in our Volunteer in Paradise program. Stories such as "The Cat in the Hat," "The Lorax," "Pig the Pug," "Will You Be My Friend!" and "The Great Thanksgiving Escape" are featured.

About Volunteer in Paradise

The Volunteer in Paradise (VIP) program's mission is to increase student achievement by providing instructional assistance and the individual attention of dedicated, high-quality volunteers while also promoting positive school and community partnerships.

Learn More About the VIP Program

 

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!