Archived Posts - February 2013

District Spelling Bee Winners

  • 2/27/13 |
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The San Juan School District Spelling Bee was held on Tuesday, February 26th at 10:00 a.m. at San Juan High School. Contestants were sent from five of our schools: Monticello Elementary, Monticello High School, Blanding Elementary, Albert R Lyman Middle School, and Bluff Elementary. The three finalists were: Annsheri Reay of Monticello Elementary (3rd),  Noah Kemner of Albert R Lyman Middle School (2nd), and Jared Ward of Albert R Lyman Middle School (1st). These three finalists will advance to the Regional Spelling Bee in Moab on March 19th. We are proud of all of the contestants …

Board Meeting Summary: February 2013

  • 2/13/13 |
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The San Juan School District Board Meeting was held on Tuesday, February 12th at Whitehorse High School. The meeting began at 3:00 p.m. At the beginning of the meeting, Superintendent Doug Wright gave a presentation to the board about the district’s focus on the schools which have been identified by the State as being either Focus or Priority Schools due to low academic achievement.  Recently, three of these schools (Montezuma Creek Elementary, Monument Valley High, and Whitehorse High). were assessed by outside evaluating teams to help them develop a plan to improve the student& …