Supercast Episode 209: An Assistant Principal and His Passion for Pickleball

Superintendent on the court with Andrew LovellDuring the school day he is determined to provide students with the best educational experience possible at Monte Vista Elementary School. But when the final bell rings, Assistant Principal Andrew Lovell trades the classroom for a pickleball court.

On this episode of the Supercast, find out how Mr. Lovell is sharing his love and passion for the game of pickleball with colleagues. They are colleagues of all ages and abilities who suddenly can’t get enough of what has become one of the most popular, fastest growing sports in the nation right now.

The Fall Family Fair Returns With Fun Activities and Resources

Take advantage of Language and Culture Services’ Fall Family Fair on Thursday, September 7th, at the Viridian (West Jordan City Library), 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, from 4-7 p.m. Find resources from dozens of Jordan School District departments for parents and students. Nurses will provide health screenings for students. Math, literacy, STEM, and digital learning specialists will oversee academic activities and share helpful learning strategies. In addition, the Jordan District Health and Wellness Team will share their knowledge and provide community resources for families. Other partners include the Salt Lake County Library, gang prevention specialists, and community outreach groups. There will also be food trucks, fun games, and prizes.

Majestic Elementary Arts Academy Kicks Off “The Magic of Majestic” Theme Complete with Delightful Disney Characters

Students at Majestic Elementary Arts Academy were filled with excitement and delight during a kickoff assembly revealing the school’s theme for this year. That’s because Disney Princesses, Mickey Mouse, and the Evil Queen were all on hand for the fun. Majestic Principal Marianne Johansen and her staff decided on the theme “The Magic of Majestic… The Magic in You.” Students will be asked to share their magical stories throughout the school year. They are also being asked to take PRIDE in themselves and the school by being Positive, Responsible, Independent, Disciplined, and Empowered (PRIDE).

We wish everyone at Majestic Elementary Arts Academy a fun, creative, safe, successful, and magical school year!

Jordan Virtual Learning Academy Schools Ignite the School Year with a BBQ Bash!

Staff at the Jordan Virtual Learning Academy Schools throw a sizzling BBQ social to celebrate the new school year. The event brought together students, staff, and parents to connect in person. The school’s principals operated the grills, and the staff served smiles and mouthwatering food.

We hope our students at Rocky Peak Virtual Elementary School, Kelsey Peak Virtual Middle School, and Kings Peak High School have a fantastic year.

Strategic Planning Participation Survey for Employees, Parents & Students

Strategic Planning Participation Survey WebsiteWe are excited to partner with parents and community members to make Jordan School District the very best it can be for the families and students we serve. As we begin work on updating the District’s comprehensive strategic plan for the future, we invite you to be a part of the process.

The strategic planning process will help define our vision and prioritize our resources. We are committed to developing a plan that is inclusive of the strengths, hopes, beliefs, and values of our community. 

Please take a moment to share your thoughts and experiences through the survey below, which should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Additionally, students in grades 7-12 will have the opportunity to take the survey at their school buildings.

Thank you for your continued partnership as we embark on this important process.