Supercast Episode 82: “Latinos In Action” Making a Difference Every Day at Copper Hills High

CHHS Latinos in Action with Superintendent GodfreyThey are role models making a big difference at Copper Hills High School and in the community. We are talking about students in the “Latinos In Action” program.

On this episode of the Supercast, we visit a “Latinos In Action” class and talk to some amazing students who take great pride in who they are, where they are going in education and the good they do for others on a daily basis.

Supercast Episode 81: An Assistant Principal’s Passion as Level 7 Local Google Guide

Superintendent & Adriane Yancey at a restaurantYou could say she is an assistant principal with great taste. When Adrienne Yancey isn’t in schools helping to educate students, she is educating perfect strangers, reviewing restaurants as a Level 7 Local Google Guide.

On this episode of the Supercast, Superintendent Anthony Godfrey finds out what it takes to be a Local Google Guide and why it is a passion for this assistant principal. He even heads to a local restaurant that is all the rage right now to do a taste test and give the food his own Google review.

Supercast Episode 80: Copper Hills High School Girls Wrestling Team Makes History on the Mat

Students prepare to wrestleThey are considered pioneers in their sport, making history throughout the state of Utah. Girls high school wrestling became a sanctioned sport for the first time this year and at Copper Hills High School it is a season filled with success.

On this episode of the Supercast, we stop by the wrestling room at Copper Hills High where the girls wrestling team is still talking about their first-ever state tournament. Several of the girls walked away with state championships and the team placed second overall.  They are girls in a league of their own – literally making history during Women’s History Month.

Supercast Episode 79: Students Growing with Classroom Garden

Superintendent and a student show off some veggies from the gardenStudents in Julie Feyereisen’s 3rd grade classroom are growing in a very healthy way this school year. It’s thanks, in part to something called a Tower Garden in the classroom. The Tower Garden is a 6-foot pillar which uses grow lights and aeroponic technology to grow plants indoors using water and no soil.

On this episode of the Supercast we head inside Ms. Feyereisen’s classroom to see the Tower Garden. There we celebrate a successful harvest and taste some of the healthy produce students planted as part of their lesson in sustainable gardening.

Supercast Episode 78: Where in the World is WJHS Basketball Great Jordan Loveridge?

Jordan Loveridge takes a jump shotHe rose to the top of his game as a 6-foot-6 inch forward in basketball for the West Jordan High School Jaguars and was named 2012 5A Player of the Year leading the state in scoring and rebounding. Jordan Loveridge, or J-Love as he is known to some, also made a name for himself in the basketball program at the University of Utah where he became one of the top scorers in school history.

Today, at the age of 27, the West Jordan High grad is still making a name for himself playing professional basketball overseas. On this episode of the Supercast, we catch up with Jordan Loveridge who is currently playing pro ball in Finland. Find out how his time at West Jordan High helped him reach his goals and how life has changed with his superstar status abroad.