Master storyteller Bil Lepp stopped by Maple Ridge Elementary on Monday, August 30th, to share his masterfull storytelling with the students. Bil will be sharing stories at the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival in Orem September 1-3.
Students at Maple Ridge enjoyed a fun assembly on the first day of school provided by IHC and the Just Jumping Company. After being entertained by amazing tricks and routines, a few students and teachers were able to practice their jumping skills. Mrs. Matis even got in on the fun by double dutching in her high heels. For highlight videos of the assembly, please follow us on Instagram, user name: MapleRidgePride
Last week, as teachers prepared for the coming school year, volunteers from Maple Mountain Pharmacy offered their services in laminating, cutting and organizing various supplies. Many teachers were appreciative of their willingness to help with the preparation.
On Wednesday, August 17th, teachers returned to school. As part of the welcome back, Principal Sara Matis donned her patriotic attire to inspire teachers to be persistent, and passionate about teaching. Several Olympic games were available for teachers to play during the lunch hour.