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Welcome Mr. Cornwall, Staff Developer/Title-1 Coordinator

Submitted by courtney.corbin on Wed, 05/02/2018 - 20:40
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We want to welcome Mr. Clint Cornwall as part of our Taylor family!  Mr. Cornwall will be Taylor’s title-1 Coordinator/Staff developer beginning next year! He has been teaching 3rd and 5th grades at Cherry Creek Elementary and is definitely a school favorite! He has been married for 6 years, has 3 children, enjoys camping, hunting, snowmobiling and a nice cold Dr. Pepper!  Mr. Cornwall is excited to be a Taylor tiger!!!! 

#manytigersoneroar #beenheresince1866 #taylormeansfamily

Principal’s Newsletter

Submitted by courtney.corbin on Tue, 05/01/2018 - 07:24

Our Yearbooks are in and they look amazing!  Every page is colored and the pictures are so clear.  We are so excited how well they turned out.  It is not to late to order yours.  You can go to the Taylor Elementary Website:  taylor.nebo.edu Click on PAY ONLINE! and then Yearbook OR Come into our Front Office and pay Mrs. Young.  Make checks payable to Taylor Elementary School.  We will be handing them out on May 14th. This will give your student a few weeks to get autographs.

 

 Now is the time of year to check up on your student’s lunch account balances, library book returns and/or any fines they may have at the school. Please be diligent in settling up any balances or fines by the end of the year. Thank you in advance for your help on these matters. 

Be sure to check your teachers emails as well as the school website for information concerning grade level events in April & May. It is a busy time of year and we will do our best to communicate information out to you effectively.

 

We have  3rd Grade Track on Thursday and 4th grade has been rescheduled for May 8th.  Please make sure your student dresses in layers.  We never know what the weather is going to be like.

 

 We have LOTS and LOTS of stuff in our Lost and Found.  Will you encourage your student to PLEASE stop by and see if anything belongs to them?

 

We have our Family Read with Our Hero Celebration next Monday, May 7, 2018 at 5:00pm.  If you have not RSVP, please do so by May 2nd.  We need to know how many family members are going to be eating pizza.  We have asked that you let the teacher of your OLDEST child know this information.

 

 Be sure to check your teachers emails as well as the school website for information concerning grade level events in  May. It is a busy time of year and we will do our best to communicate information out to you effectively.

 

You can find the online calendar under Upcoming Events located on the school webpage. http://taylor.nebo.edu

 

Haveyou checked out our facebook and instagram? Follow us  on Facebook at Payson Taylor Elementary School and on Instragram @taylor_tigers

Principal’s Newsletter

Submitted by courtney.corbin on Sat, 04/21/2018 - 09:32
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Hello Taylor families,

A million thank  yous to our PTA for spoiling us this week.  We greatly appreciate all the yummy food and VIP treatment!  We have the best PTA around!!!

Kindergarten PRE-Registration:  If you were not able to make it to our Pre-Registration, please come and get pre-registered for Kindergarten.   This will help us know our numbers for next year.  Please help spread the word if you know of families with a child coming to Kindergarten next year!   

End of Year Assessment:  A reminder that we have begun end of year assessments.. Teachers will be testing over the course of several weeks.  Your child will not be testing every day, however, it is imperative that he/she is at school, reviewing and/or testing.  If your child is going to be absent during this testing period, please notify your child’s teacher so he/she can make arrangements for alternate days of testing.  First and Second grades will be testing through May 11th, and the Kindergarten Assessment will be May 21-25.  

Busy time of year:  Be sure to check your teachers emails as well as the school website for information concerning grade level events in April & May. It is a busy time of year and we will do our best to communicate information out to you effectively.

Read with your Heroes Night!:  We have a VERY Fun event coming up really soon.  On May 7th, we are going to have our final Read with the Hero.  However this one will be quite a bit different from the others we have had this year.  We will be having it AT NIGHT.    Please see flyer attached.  Hard copy will be coming home soon!

District Summer Theater Program:  Also attached is a fun summer Art opportunity for students.

Lost and Found:  Our Lost and Found is getting really really big!  If you think your child has lost a hoodie, jacket, coat, etc. please come and check out our lost and found!!!!!

Upcoming events:
April 24 6th Grade Track meet
April 25 5th Grade Track Meet
May 1 4th grade Track Meet
May 2 Turn in the Read with Hero Night RSVP
May 2 2nd Grade Field Trip to Living Planet Aquarium
May 3 3rd Grade Track Meet
May 3 5th and 6th Grade Bees Game
May 7 Read with your Hero Celebration at 5:00 PM
May 7 Fine Arts Concert 6:00 PM

Title I Preschool Screening

Submitted by billi.robbins on Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:20
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Title I PreSchool Screening at Taylor Elementary

April 20, 2018

8:30 to 2:30

Call 801-465-6050 to schedule an appointment

Must live in Taylor Elementary Boundaries and Child must be 4 years old on or before Sept. 1st.  Parents are asked to help in class each month.  Fun and academic learning environment with Certified Teachers.  Please call now, spaces are limited!

 

 

Mrs. Grill Awarded ‘Taylor Teacher of the Year’ at Board Meeting

Submitted by courtney.corbin on Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:57
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Wendy Grill
Taylor Elementary
“Wendy makes sure the academic, emotional and physical needs of her students are met. She truly loves her students. Wendy does not make her students fit her mold, she makes her mold fit her students individually. She is reflective and always adapting and improving her practice based on reflections and new learning. Wendy focuses on the needs of her students and works tirelessly to find solutions to their learning challenges. Wendy is a master teacher.”

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