April 2010

4th-Graders Win at the Hershey Track Meet!

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 04/23/2010 - 15:31
On Wednesday, April 21, 2010, 4th-graders from Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville competed in the Hershey Track meet. All of the students did well and had a great time, even though it rained a little! Makenna Whitby took 6th place in the girls softball throw, Mikiya Olsen took 3rd place in the girls long jump, Avarie Peterson took 5th place in the girls 800 meter race, Alma Garcia took 1st place in the girls 800 meter race, and Brandon Bird took 4th place in the 300 meter, as well as 3rd place in the 800 meter. Congratulations fourth-graders!  

 

Third-Graders Win at the Hershey Track Meet!

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 04/21/2010 - 13:52
On Tuesday, April 20, 2010, 3rd-graders from Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville competed in the Hershey Track meet. All of the students did well and had a great time cheering each other on! Some of the students even won awards. Canon Young placed 1st in the boys 50 meter and 2nd in the boys 100 meter. Daniel Cameau placed 4th in the boys 50 meter. Seth Bennett placed 6th in the 100 meter. Luke Gleave took 6th place in the boys 400 meter.   Tanii Foster placed 2nd in the softball throw.  Other students who ran in semi-finals (not pictured) include Hayley Keller, Lily Udall, Shaina Hickenbot

3rd Grade Inventions

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 17:06
Third-graders at Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville recently learned about simple machines such as the screw, pulley, lever, wedge, inclined plane, and wheel/axle. They were challenged to create an original invention using at least two simple machines. The students created everything from a robot that carries your books around, to a game, to a machine that makes orange juice. This picture shows all of the inventions created by the students.

March Awards

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 17:05
On March 30, 2010 students at Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville received special awards. Three students from each class were chosen to receive awards for scholarship (red awards), citizenship (yellow awards), or special recognition (blue awards).    LOWER GRADES: The students who received Scholarship awards are: Kinder: Ethan Bird, Sydney McDaniel, Ella Unuren, Tyler Wright, Eduardo Gutierrez First: Ethan Wilson, Elise Johnson, Rylie Runyan, Kallie Harris, Nicholas Harris Second: Isaac Reynaga, Bodey Bennett, Mariah Pull Third: Elli Roylance, Jesus Aguayo, Sophia Wasden   The students who

January Awards

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 17:02
On January 27, 2010 students at Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville received special awards. Three students from each class were chosen to receive awards for scholarship (red awards), citizenship (yellow awards), or special recognition (blue awards).    The students who received Scholarship awards are: Kinder: Gavin Patterson, Will Udall, Brooklyn Passey, Park Pehrson, Angelo Grover First: Reanne Bourgeous, Sierra Thompson, Emman Hafen, Cadence Tripp, Paige Bennett Second: Ana Jaimes, Jasmin Lopez, Cassandra Vazquez, Breanna Jesse Third: Annalyce Leuck, Katie Johnson, Isaac South Fourth: Bl

Cherry Creek 3rd-Graders Visit Clark Planetarium

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 16:57
Recently, 3rd-Graders at Cherry Creek Elementary were able to visit the Clark Planetarium in Salt Lake City. The field trip was funded in part by a grant, which was awarded to the teachers by the Utah Aerospace Education Foundation. The students were lucky to be able to see lots of exhibits, as well as a few movies. This is what Mrs.

Cherry Creek Crystal Apple Award 2009-2010: Mrs. Cheryl Nielson

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 16:55

Cheryl Nielson is this year’s Crystal Apple recipient for Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville. She was voted by the teachers at her school because of her positive attitude, problem-solving skills, and love of students that she teaches.

One of her colleagues says, “Cheryl is always thinking about the individual child. She wants to understand each child and how to help them succeed around their peers. She has a great attitude with her students and colleagues. Cheryl goes the extra mile.”

Attributions
MarJean Strong

Cherry Creek Top Readers

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/01/2010 - 16:53
Cherry Creek in Springville recently rewarded the top reader from each class with a free book as part of an award assembly! At Cherry Creek, every time a student reads 100 minutes, they get to enter their name in a drawing to win a bike or a scooter. However, the faculty decided that students who were reading above and beyond the requested 100 minutes per week deserved a special prize. Congratulations to the winners!