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Increased security at Jordan High School this week; threat not believed to be credible  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- There will be increased security at Jordan High School this week after authorities were alerted to a threat, which they do not believe is credible.

Another threat at Jordan High prompts evacuation of school

Jordan High School was evacuated Thursday due to a bomb threat, according to the Canyons School District.

About half of Jordan High School students absent due to threat  Deseret News

Following an undisclosed threat found written on a bathroom wall, about half of the students from Jordan High School stayed home today, according to the ...

Threat prompts increased police presence at Utah high school

There will be an increased police presence at Jordan High School this week due to a threat.

Salt Lake County mayoral candidates outline visions on affordable housing and climate change  Salt Lake Tribune

Sandy ∙ At the Salt Lake County mayoral debate at Jordan High School on Thursday evening, the four candidates outlined their plans for the county moving ...

High school football: Jordan Beetdiggers 2018 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Jordan Beetdiggers football team heading into the 2018 season.

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: PR: 1. Last game: Beat Indiana Elite Prep (Ind.) 63-38. Next: Horizon Christian Academy (Fort Wayne, Ind.) 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 27 - 0 - 0.

Jordan High student cited in false scare case  Deseret News

Police have cited a 17-year-old boy who they say created a panic at Jordan High School by spreading false rumors of a school shooting.

Unfounded threats keep more than half of Jordan High students home  Deseret News

A threat of violence at Jordan High School prompted many parents to keep their students home on Friday.

Jordan High's new ballroom company gives students chance to perfect their passion | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan High School recently offered a new ballroom company so students can perform and compete. (Julie Slama/City Journals). After interest surged recently at ...

Police: No imminent threat to West Jordan High, Jordan High after social media rumors  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) Rumors of an imminent school shooting at West Jordan High School circulated on social media Friday morning. Police do notbelieve there is any ...

Teen airlifted from Jordan High School after accident expected to be OK

SANDY, Utah – A teenager who was airlifted from Jordan High School with a critical neck injury Wednesday is expected to be OK. The student was injured in an ...

Junior high in Sandy experimenting with meditation in class, and the results are promising  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- A middle school in Sandy is trying something new to combat anxiety, depression and behavioral problems and it's probably not something you ...

Parents concerned over high school divisions being redrawn

The Utah High School Activities Association, or UHSAA, is working on drawing up new alignments for regions that high schools across the state would compete ...

Canyons announces 2018 high school graduation ceremonies  Deseret News

The Canyons School District has announced the district's five traditional high schools will hold graduation ceremonies on Tuesday, June 5.

Dates set for local high school commencement exercises | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Thousands of local high school seniors have their eyes set to graduate this spring. Below is a schedule of information available about area graduations.

'Tis the season – for MAD Jags  West Jordan Journal

M.A.D. Jags season is here. Find out how you can join in on the fun and Make A Difference as West Jordan High School students raise money for charity.

Twin brothers push each other to success across multiple sports | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

It began as a way to condition for the sport they loved. It turned into a four-year love affair with a new sport for the Bennett brothers of Jordan High School.

16-year-old suspect in sex assault of female jogger in Sandy accepts plea deal  Gephardt Daily

A 16-year-old boy accused of sexually assaulting a woman who was jogging near the Sandy Civic Center TRAX station in March has admitted in adult court to a ...

Dyson Koehler hits game-winner to give Jordan big win on senior night  Deseret News

Dyson Koehler made a game-winning shot at the buzzer that gave Jordan a dramatic 40-38 senior night victory.

Smithfield mother says daughters were targets of racial slurs at Sky View soccer match at Alta  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- Administrators at Alta High School in Sandy are investigating allegations of racial slurs on the school's soccer field during a recent match.

‘Realistic’ looking gun brought to Matheson Junior High School in Magna  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

MAGNA, Utah -- Police are investigating a non-lethal weapon brought into a Magna Junior High School Wednesday morning. Granite School District spokesman ...

High school baseball: 2018 5A All-State Team  Deseret News

Here's a look at the 2018 Deseret News 5A all-state baseball team as voted on by the coaches.

Overtime hero Gentrey Gibson comes through in 4A semis as Orem girls soccer beats Mountain Crest  Daily Herald

Three 4A girls soccer playoff games ... three tense overtime battles ... three Orem wins.

Top three classifications remain largely the same as UHSAA realigns for 2019-2021  Salt Lake Tribune

Midvale • The Utah High School Activities Association board of trustees on Wednesday realigned the classifications for 2019-2021. It was the second ...

Jordan drill team offers freshman dancer an opportunity to be 'the girl other people need to see'  Deseret News

Born with TAR syndrome, Taylor Tilby had reservations about going out for drill team at Jordan High, despite her passion for dance. But coaches and dancers ...

Elevated educator does his best ‘Elf on the Shelf’ impression at Utah high school  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

MAGNA, Utah -- A Utah principal is taking some inspiration from the popular Elf on the Shelf tradition and decking the halls with himself. Rob McDaniel, principal ...

Utah middle school addresses bullying with kindness campaign  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

HERRIMAN, Utah — A middle school in the Jordan School District is addressing bullying head on with a campaign they call "Choose Kindness." Each month ...

Valedictorians (and competition)—a family tradition  West Jordan Journal

Valedictorians are a family tradition for this West Jordan family.

Jordan Swimming has a great outlook for 2016–17 season | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan swimmers have a great outlook on the season, focusing on individual goals to improve in spite of being inexperienced and young.

Sophomore breaks school record in first meet | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Quispe, who recently moved to Utah from Peru, not only broke the school's 100-yard backstroke, but beat the record by a full second, finishing the race in 58.10 ...

How Jordan School District is Helping Students Eat Healthy  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Just how important is it for students to eat well balanced meals throughout their day? We asked Jodie Bowles, kitchen manager at Herriman High, and Katie ...

Utah school resource officers trained to 'run towards the sound of bullets'  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) - School resource officers in Utah say their number one priority is to run towards the sound of bullets not away from them.This reaction comes after news ...

Junior high team wins division championship  West Jordan Journal

In its fourth year of existence, the Utah Girls Tackle Football League continues to grow. Teams from Utah, Davis and Salt Lake counties comprised more than ...

Police, school officials investigating hazing allegations at Jordan High  Deseret News

Sandy police and Canyons School District officials are investigating allegations of hazing involving the Jordan High School wrestling team.

15-year-old faces 6 felonies in brutal attack of jogger in Sandy  Deseret News

A 15-year-old boy is facing six first-degree felonies after police say he dragged a woman off a trail in the Dimple Dell gully last month, telling her she was going ...

West Jordan youth basketball team wins summer games gold  West Jordan Journal

Ryan Farmer wanted to organize a youth basketball team made up of only boys that would attend West Jordan High School. His vision and determination have ...

Briggs steps down as Jaguar head coach  West Jordan Journal

After 23 years, the Jaguars will have a new head basketball coach. Scott Briggs has led them to two state championships.

Complaint filed against supporters of Canyons School District bond

SANDY, Utah -- A Sandy parent has filed a complaint with the Utah Lieutenant Governor's Office against supporters of the Canyons School District bond.

Students find success with peer-tutoring program at West Jordan High  West Jordan Journal

By Jet Burnham | Because of peer tutors, students of limited abilities and language skills can access any classes they want to ...

Terra Linda Elementary scores partnership with local soccer club  West Jordan Journal

7 Elite Academy, a club in the Utah Youth Soccer Association, has offered its nearby indoor soccer facility as an evacuation site for the 600 students and faculty ...

14 local high school teachers take on 100 day challenge  ABC 4

Learn what challenge several high school teachers have taken on for 100 days! Sponsored.

Jordan area teachers recognized for excellent work  West Jordan Journal

I have never seen a teacher do so much with so little for so many kids.”

Salt Lake County mayoral hopefuls to participate in forum, debate  Deseret News

The Democratic candidates to replace Rep. Ben McAdams, D-Utah, as Salt Lake County mayor will participate in two special election events next week.

New Farmington High School is a state-of-the-art modern school  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

FARMINGTON, Utah -- Welcome to the brand-new Farmington High School, 405000 square feet of state-of-the art architecture designed with the intention of ...

Jordan, Alta High Schools get new turf fields | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

FieldTurf recently completed installing new turf fields and drainage systems for Jordan and Alta High.

Snow Canyon soccer team beats Logan, advances to 4A championship game  St George News

GEORGE — The Snow Canyon girls soccer team rallied from behind to win its semifinal game 2-1 against Logan Friday afternoon, putting the Lady Warriors in ...

No surprise as Rowland Hall, Waterford advance again to 2A girls soccer title game  Deseret News

Winged Lions, Ravens handle their semifinal opponents and look forward to deciding who's best in Saturday's championship game.

Parents demand answers after police investigate possible threat at middle school  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah – Some parents are upset at Canyons School District for not telling them sooner about a possible threat at Eastmont Middle School. Sandy Police ...

Grizzlies football prepared to take the next step  West Jordan Journal

Copper Hills High School football one just one game last season, but their improvement was evident if you look a little closer.

Police cadets train for active shooters at Jordan High School | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Cadets round a corner in formation just before encountering Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Daniel Krum who acted as an active shooter at Jordan High School on ...

West Jordan Alum already making name for himself in comedy  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan High alum Alex Velluto is a comedian who is already turning heads in the comedy world.

Amid critical audit, board says it may now penalize Utah schools over fees  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah State Board of Education may start withholding education funding from school districts or charter schools that don't comply with ...

UHSAA Proposed Realignment Would Move Park City High Up A Division In Prep Sports  KPCW

The Utah High School Activities Association has proposed their re-alignment for prep sports for the 2019-2021 school years. The re-alignment would see two.

The Best of the Best: 2018 Daily Herald All-Valley Girls Soccer team  Daily Herald

Here's a look at the top high school girls soccer talent in Utah Valley this year:

Teen in critical condition after falling from parking structure at Jordan Commons in Sandy  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after he fell an estimated 20-25 feet from a parking garage at Jordan Commons Saturday. Sgt. Jason ...

New Administrators to take helm in Sandy Schools | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Canyons Board of Education announces new school administrative appointments to several Sandy schools.

No regrets for well-traveled prep legend Austin Kafentzis, now a BYU backup  Salt Lake Tribune

Cougars welcome Badgers on Saturday, but record-setting signal-caller is now a running back and may not play much. 0. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) ...

Sandy City Youth Council honors outstanding Brighton coach  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

Brighton High coach honored by Sandy City Youth Council student.

Jordan High student arrested in 2 bomb threats at school  Deseret News

A 17-year-old Jordan High School student was arrested Friday in connection with a pair of bomb threats at the school.

Jordan High parts ways with boys basketball coach  Deseret News

Jordan High decides not to renew the coaching contract of coach Rob Geertsen, who led the boys basketball program for the last six years.

How one school district is making kids feel welcome and safe  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Every child deserves to feel welcome and secure at school. That`s why Canyons School District is not only outfitting facilities with modern security features but ...

West Jordan track athletes set for state meet  West Jordan Journal

The track teams in West Jordan have begun to prepare for the Utah high school state track meet.

School district switches to 4-day week  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- Thousands of students and parents in one Colorado district will find the school week shortened to just four days. In School District 27J it's ...

New coach breathes new life into Alta baseball | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

He was appointed in February, two weeks before the season began, but head coach Daron Connelly is establishing a culture for Alta baseball.

Ogden, Jordan, Canyons administrators named Utah Principals of the Year  Deseret News

Administrators at Ben Lomond High School, West Jordan Middle School and Albion Middle School have been named 2018 Utah Secondary Principals of the ...

Sandy students saturate sidewalks with surrealist art  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- Alta High School art students in Sandy got creative and covered in chalk on Friday. It was the art department's annual sidewalk chalk art event, ...

Midvale Middle's performances benefit Jordan Valley students as well as themselves | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Midvale Middle School's instrumental groups perform for Jordan Valley students, benefitting both schools' students.

Former MVP Jose Canseco is lending his prodigious biceps to a Utah high school's athletic arms race  Salt Lake Tribune

Herriman High's quest for an indoor batting/pitching facility for its baseball and softball teams will include a fundraiser this Saturday featuring the controversial ...

Jordan, Waterford robotics teams advance to world championships | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan High School's robotics team won the overall championship of this year's FIRST Utah regional robotics competition and was expected to participate in the ...

'Go Beetdiggers!' 84-year-old returns to cheer for alma mater

Sixty-six years after graduating from Jordan High School, Lawana Peterson returned to cheer on her alma mater once more. The energetic 84-year-old joined ...

BYU Baseball Adds 11 Signees | Official Home of

PROVO, Utah - BYU baseball head coach Mike Littlewood announced the signing of 11 student-athletes to letters of intent on Wednesday. "As a staff we feel this ...

Unknown charges filed in Jordan High hazing case  Deseret News

Charges were filed in juvenile court following a monthslong investigation of hazing involving members of the Jordan High School wrestling team.

Students accused of stealing handguns from South Jordan store in custody

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — Both of the students accused of stealing handguns from a South Jordan store are in custody, police confirmed Wednesday evening.

Dixie State volleyball: DSU adds three new players for 2019 season  Deseret News

Dixie State head women's volleyball coach Robyn Felder announced Tuesday the addition of three players to the Trailblazer program for the upcoming 2019 ...

Sandy Exchange Club honors local high school students | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Local students are honored with awards from the Sandy Exchange Club.

Sandy Hook Elementary School evacuated over bomb threat on sixth anniversary of shooting  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

NEWTON, Conn. - Newtown Police say a bomb threat caused Sandy Hook Elementary School to be evacuated. The children have been dismissed for the day.

Third Utah student this week arrested for alleged school threats  Deseret News

For the third time this week, police have arrested a Utah student for allegedly making school shooting threats.

Four-day school week goes into effect in Colorado district  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

BRIGHTON, Colo. – Thousands of students and parents in one Colorado district will find the school week shortened to just four days. In School District 27J it's ...

High school baseball: MVPs were difference makers in championship seasons  Deseret News

When their teams needed them the most, the 2018 Deseret News baseball MVPs delivered in the clutch, both on the mound and at the plate, in helping lead ...

A reformed Hildale has its first prep sports star — a 6-foot 8-inch cross-country runner named Jeffs  Salt Lake Tribune

James Jeffs helped build his high school. That's not a metaphor. When he was 10 or 11 years old, he was sent to work with other members of the Fundamentalist ...

'Bad, bad' shooting comment prompts reaction at Utah school  Deseret News

Sandy police say an upset middle school student made a very poor choice in how he vented his frustration on social media.

Utah student inventor rolls out a skateboard with storage — a 'skate utility vehicle'  Salt Lake Tribune

Coming down the path, Brantley Topham looks tall enough to be a new shooting guard for the Utah Jazz — until it becomes clear he's standing on something.

Coming spring 2019: Murray High football field to host semi-pro football  Murray Journal

Semi-pro football is coming to Murray High School's football field, but not for nearly a year.

High school football: Jordan Beetdiggers 2017 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Jordan Beetdiggers football team heading into the 2017 season.

Vandals hit Maple Mountain High on heels of yearbook controversy  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SPANISH FORK, Utah - Students arrived to find vandals had hit Maple Mountain High School this week. Maple Mountain High School student CJ Hulce sent Fox ...

Jordan soccer looks to be tough in Region 3 | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

The Jordan High School boys soccer team is looking good this season and hopes to go further in the playoffs than last year.

Should students' cellphones be locked up at school? New technology is giving teachers more options.  Salt Lake Tribune

While some Utah educators have resorted to using devices to curtail distractions and prevent cheating, others see benefits to taking a more nuanced approach.

Former Utah high school record-setter Austin Kafentzis transfers to BYU

The saga of record-setting Utah high school quarterback Austin Kafentzis has returned to the Wasatch Front and the spot of his first collegiate offer: BYU.

Student dies after shooting at North Carolina high school, police say  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

By Jay Croft, CNN The student shot at a North Carolina high school Monday morning has died, police say. The shooting occurred in a Butler High School ...

Art and architecture meet on the canvas and in life for Justin Wheatley  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

By Holly Vasic | Holladay's own Justin Wheatley is an artist inspired by suburbia. His acrylic paintings, which feature mostly barns ...

UPDATE: Bullied student gets surprise homecoming proposal from Miss Greater Salt Lake  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

UPDATE: The two Taylorsville high school students attended the homecoming dance and had a great time on Saturday. TAYLORSVILLE – Students at a ...

Legislative audit finds Utah schools are charging students excessive fees for extracurricular activities  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY — A legislative audit found Utah schools are charging students excessive fees to participate in sports or clubs outside of the classroom.

Mustangs fall in double overtime at state soccer semis  The Herald Journal

SANDY — It was looking like the second semifinal of the day was headed to penalty kicks.

Canyons School District: Rumored threats at Brighton High are ‘unfounded’

SANDY, Utah – Officials with the Canyons School District say rumored threats against Brighton High are “unfounded” and students are safe to come to school.

High school apologizes to rival school following yearbook controversy  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SPRINGVILLE, Utah - Pictures of yearbook pages at Maple Mountain High School covered the news this weekend—a Utah high school rivalry against ...

Ridgecrest Veterans Day ceremony thanks veterans, active military for service  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

Ridgecrest Elementary to hold Veterans Day ceremony to honor American veterans and active military for their patriotism, *service* and sacrifice.

West Jordan SBOs, Class Officers Unite  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan High School's 2016–17 SBOs and class officers pose for a picture at the assembly where they were introduced as the new student government ...

Roosevelt City Police investigating high school sexting case  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

ROOSEVELT, Utah - A sexting case between a group of high school students is currently being investigated by police in Roosevelt. According to Lee Nichole ...

How did the UT Vols football commitments fare last week?  Jackson Sun

Here's a look at how each Tennessee commit did this past weekend.

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