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Access the Nebo School District E-Book Library with Sora

Submitted by analysa.allison on Fri, 03/27/2020 - 11:14
Attributions: 
Lana Hiskey

Access the Nebo School District E-Book Library with Sora

STEP 1 - Choose your method:

  • Use the Sora app, or use an Internet Browser (Chrome, Internet Explorer, etc.)
  • The Sora App is free to download from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store
  • If you are using a device that doesn't have the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store, you can access Sora in an internet browser at soraapp.com

STEP 2 - Find Nebo School District's collection:

  • Click - I have a setup code at the bottom center of the screen.
  • Nebo setup code is nebout. Enter it in the available line.
  • Click the green "Get started" button.

STEP 3 - Select the correct option from the dropdown menu:

  • Click the dropdown
If you're a student, select "Nebo School District Students".
If you're a teacher/staff, select "Nebo School District Staff".
Click the green Sign In button
 

STEP 4 - Sign in with your school Google email and password (personal Google accounts will not work).

Nebo Free Child Nutrition Program Starting March 19, 2020

Submitted by analysa.allison on Thu, 03/19/2020 - 07:51
Attributions: 
By Lana Hiskey

March 18, 2020

Dear Parents:

In this ever-changing environment, Nebo School District is working hard to meet the needs of the children in our communities. Nebo School District’s Child Nutrition Department has received a fee waiver from the State Board of Education through the USDA. Therefore:

FREE NUTRITION PROGRAM for AGES 0 to 18

Beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020, from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m., we have been authorized to offer Free Grab-n-Go breakfasts and lunches at the following locations for all children ages 0 - 18, Monday through Friday until further notice. Children from any school may pick up meals at these locations, but the children must be present to pick up meals and both meals may be picked up at the same time.

Please go to this link for all the details. Nebo Free Child Nutrition Program March 19, 2020.

Nebo Title VI Scholarship Application is now available!

Submitted by analysa.allison on Wed, 03/18/2020 - 11:01
Attributions: 
Nebo Title VI Parent Committee
Attention: American Indian Seniors in Nebo School District!
 
I encourage you to apply for our Parent Committee Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity for any American Indian Senior in Nebo School District. 
 
Requirements:
  • Must be Native American, Alaska Natives determined by Federal 506 Identification form.
  • Be a Senior in Nebo School District 
  • Plans to attend an accredited college/university or technical/vocational school in the Fall of 2021
  • GPA above 3.0 is desirable, however, all aspects of this application will be weighted 
  • Scholarship can only be used for tuition and books 
  • This scholarship is a one time, non-renewable scholarship

Our Title VI team encourages you to complete this application online. The on-line applicaiton can be found here. However, if you would like to you can still fill out a hard copy application and return it to Eileen Quintana at Larsen Elementary. A hard copy application can be found here

Navajo Nation Scholarship Application has open!

Submitted by analysa.allison on Wed, 03/18/2020 - 10:42
Attributions: 
ONNSFA

ONNSFA's 2020-2021 ONLINE APPLICATION OPENS MARCH 15

The Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Financial Assistance's online application for the 2020-2021 academic year will open on March 15, 2020. The deadline to submit applications and required documents is June 25, 2020.

The application is open to full-time and part-time undergraduates and graduates. For additional details: https://onnsfa.org/what-you-need-to-apply

Online Resources for Elementary Students

Submitted by analysa.allison on Mon, 03/16/2020 - 13:12

Nebo Title VI Parents and Guardians, 

Good Afternoon! I hope all is well with our Title VI families. I hope all families are adjusting well, and have the resources they need at home to promote student learning. I wanted to share some online resources to keep your elementary students learning as they may have some free time in the upcoming weeks.
 
I hope these resources will be useful to each of you. Please know our Title VI staff is thinking of each of our students and wishing the best for each of them and their family members through this difficult time. Please feel free to reach out to your Title VI Representatives if you have any needs or concerns. 
 
Title VI Representatives in Nebo Schoool District: 
 On behalf of all the Title VI Staff, we are wishing you all the best and can't wait to see you back in the future. 
 
Thank you,
Analysa Allison 
 
 

Empowering Scholars Summit

Submitted by analysa.allison on Mon, 02/24/2020 - 11:14
Attributions: 
American Indian Graduate Center

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Be a rising high school senior who will be entering college or university as a full-time student in Fall of 2021
  • Be an enrolled member of a federally or state recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group OR provide documentation of ancestry to possession of one-fourth degree Indian blood of a federally recognized tribe
  • Demonstrate an outstanding academic record with honors and awards
  • Have a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) at the time of nomination
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities
  • Be nominated by a teacher or counselor

For more information, please this website

Student Leadership Conference March 19, 2020 (This event has been canceled)

Submitted by analysa.allison on Fri, 02/07/2020 - 11:48
Updated 3.12.20- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and concern for all our Nebo School District students and their families we have canceled this event. Thank you for your understanding! 
 
What is it?
There are two components to this conference. There is an awards recognition component which allows students to receive an award in various areas such as academics, service-learning, performing arts, attendance, etc. There is also an educational component that includes break out sessions where students can interact with medical, technical, and mental health professionals.
 
When is it?
Thursday, March 19th, 2020
 
Where is it?
Utah Valley University
 
What age is this event targeted towards?
This event is intended for students in 7th-12th grade. Only 9th-12th grade students will be recognized at this event. However, 7th and 8th graders will receive their award in May at Nebo Title VI Awards night and are welcome to attend this event as well. 
 
How is my child nominated for an award?
Title VI Representative will meet with your student during our monthly Native Club at their school to nominate your student for an award. Parents, Guardians, Counselors, and Teachers are encouraged to nominate students as well. Students can be nominated for multiple categories. If you would like to nominate your students for an award please do so by filling a nomination form. Once, the nomination form is completed email it to Eileen Quintana
 
Download a 9th-12th grade nomination form here
Download a 7th-8th grade nonimation form here
Download Permission Slip here
 
Lunch will be provided for the students who participate. Transportation will be available for students who would like to attend. This event is made possible by a partnership with Utah State Board of Education Title VI.

 

Thank you, 
Nebo Title VI Staff

Aquarium Family Field Trip

Submitted by analysa.allison on Thu, 02/06/2020 - 15:14
Attributions: 
Natalie Billie

If you would like to attend this field trip, please sign up here by March 4th, 2020.

 

American Indian Caucus Day 2020 Field Trip Information

Submitted by analysa.allison on Thu, 02/06/2020 - 12:09
Attributions: 
Eileen Quintana
American Indian Caucus Agenda for 3.3.20
Please print and sign permission slip in order to go on the field trip.

American Indian Caucus Day at the Capitol
March 3, 2020
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Utah State Capitol, Salt Lake City, Utah

Nebo Title VI Indian Education invites you to join us on this field trip! This is for any American Indian student who is in 7th-12th grade. Please sign-up to go by contacting your Title VI Representative

Every year the Utah Division of Indian Affairs (UDIA) invites tribal leaders, legislators, community members, and partners to attend the annual American Indian Caucus Day at the Utah State Capitol. Caucus Day provides an opportunity for the state government to maintain and strengthen its relationship with Utah’s eight sovereign tribal nations by encouraging discussions between state and tribal leaders. 
 

This event will be on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at 9:00 am in the auditorium of the Utah State Office Building, which is the building behind (north) of the State Capitol. Nebo Students will take a tour of the Capitol, watch the process of passing bills into legislation and meet tribal leaders.

Please print, sign, and return this permission slip in order to attend the field trip. 

Bills regarding American Indian Affairs can be found here.

*Please bring lunch with you and wear good walking shoes and Native Jewelry!*

 

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