Community Day 2019
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Adopt a Family: Ag Department Community Day
The Ag Department has been working hard since the November Fall Banquet on putting together the Adopt a Family Community Day Activity. The activity has been headed up by the FFA Community Service Committee, and many students came to help this year!
Read more of Kate Hough's article.
A Christmas Gift for the Homeless
For teacher Wendy Swanson’s Community Day project, she along with a small group of students worked hard to put together bags of clothes and lunches for the “home-free” citizens in their community.
Read more of Alexis Loewen's article
Community Day for Butterflies
On the last day of every semester, the whole Minarets school contributes to the community with a day of school-wide collaboration. This community day, Spanish teacher UP planted different types of plants in the planter boxes right out of the 600 building
Community Day with Smolijan
For Community Day, teachers Vaughan and Smolijan took a group of 54 students to Woodward Park to pick up trash, and then to River Park for lunch.
Read more of Janine Alven's, Kaydence Holmes, and Eve Romano's article.
Lights, Camera, and Perform: Showband Live
This year was a new chance for a new opportunity as the Music Department live-streamed an hour-long performance for Community Day.
Monsters Elementary: Drama's Community Day Activity
To give back on Community Day, the Minarets Drama Department traveled to Spring Valley Elementary to bond with kinder and first graders. After a few team building activities the class broke into buddies with the high schoolers and they created creatures.
Read more of Colby Jobinger's article
One Man's Trash is Another Man's Treasure
Minarets had its fourth Annual Community on December 19, 2019 and many teachers did different activities for students to participate in. Math teacher Ryan Hansen hosted his own activity by picking up trash along Road 200.
Read more of Derek Ray's and Jaraith Rios' article
Students signed up for art teacher Jill Gambles Community Day activity made toys for the animals at the SPCA.
Read more of Eden Tenty's article
Spreading the Christmas Cheer One Card At A Time
‘Tis the season for card and gift tag making! Keeping with her tradition, Minarets Cs and history teacher Katie Morgan hosted for Community Day a Christmas card making activity in which cards and gift tags were handmade for the patients of Valley Children’s Hospital.
The end of the semester means far more than signature projects though. It means break, relaxation, and the holiday season! This leaves only one question. What up with Santa Claus? It’s his time of year again!
Read more of Autumn Pecarovich's and Joseph Langley's article.
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