February Happenings at Apple Valley

Submitted by emy.porter on Tue, 02/07/2023 - 10:37

2/7/23, Tuesday : Chess Club Begins. Chess Club will be from 8-8:45 a.m. every Tuesday morning until April 25. Students will enter the school through the front doors. For the first session, all students will meet in the gym to be assigned to classrooms.

2/8/23, Wednesday: Last day of Robotics Club.

2/7/23-2/13/23: Friendship Week. Students can write kind notes to one friend each morning in the foyer of the school. Doors open at 8:50 a.m.

Fantastic First Grade Readers!

Submitted by emy.porter on Mon, 02/06/2023 - 10:26

Our first grade students have the opportunity to earn a free book by completely filling in their take home reading log. Today three students in Mrs Tucker's class all finished and got to choose a book! Great job Cheznee B., Madi J., and Carter B. Keep reading! 


Top TEN Tips for Raising Children with Special Needs

Submitted by emy.porter on Mon, 02/06/2023 - 09:43

Top TEN Tips for Raising Children with Special Needs
Thursday, February 9, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

This class will go over parenting tips specific for parents of children with disabilities, including:
Grief with a new diagnosis or challenge
Dealing with crisis
Parenting Techniques that work
Advocating for your child
Controlling your level of stress
Dealing with unwanted advice
Having laughter and hope in the journey

Discovery Gateway Museum visits Kindergarten

Submitted by emy.porter on Wed, 02/01/2023 - 14:17

A presenter from the Discovery Gateway Museum came to our school last week to teach kindergartners about Forces and Motion. Kindergarten students learned about push and pull and then played tug-o-war and a hovercraft as they explored the forces of push and pull. 


Patty Garcia

101 days of school!

Submitted by emy.porter on Tue, 01/31/2023 - 11:51

Today is the 101st day of school and first grade is celebrating 101 dalmatian style! The day is full of celebrations with costumes, stories, and fun activities. We are 101 days smarter, braver, and stronger!


Faculty Spotlight by Student Council

Submitted by emy.porter on Tue, 01/31/2023 - 10:20

Our awesome student council members, Brielle and Miles, chose to interview Mrs. Larsen  this week for the faculty Spotlight of the week.  This is what they learned about her. 

Name: Heather Larsen 

Position: Intervention Specialist

Favorite thing about AppleValley: the people

Favorite thing to teach: Reading

Favorite hobby: camping, hiking, singing

Favorite food: homemade cookies

5th Grade Wax Museum

Submitted by emy.porter on Thu, 01/26/2023 - 14:02

Fifth grade has been working so hard to learn about different historical figures and today they were able to present all they learned at their class Wax Museums. It was so fun to see all of the students dressed up and to hear their great presentations. Good job 5th grade! 


1st Grade Chalk Art

Submitted by emy.porter on Thu, 01/26/2023 - 12:00

Mrs Tucker's first grade class has been learning about Utah Symbols and why our state is so great! Today they learned about the Delicate Arch and got to create some beautiful chalk art. They are great artists!