Education briefs, Sept. 23-25 |

Education briefs, Sept. 23-25


Trailside Elementary seeks volunteers

Trailside Elementary School is looking for parents and community members to participate in its second annual Science Fair Kickoff Festival. According to the school’s newsletter, people who have or are involved in careers in science, technology, engineering or math are asked to volunteer for the event. Volunteers would speak to students for 10 to 15 minutes about their expertise. The festival is scheduled for Nov. 4, and those interested are asked to email Martina Costello at .

TMJH to hold parent-teacher conferences

Treasure Mountain Junior High is set to hold parent-teacher conferences on Oct. 1. According to the school’s website,, parents must schedule appointments between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. An open forum with teachers that doesn’t require an appointment will be held from 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m. Parents can schedule the appointments at the school’s website. The school’s counseling department will be putting on a presentation on mental health awareness in conjunction with the conferences. The presentation will be held in room 39 from 5:10 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

South Summit High hosts blood drive

South Summit High School will host a blood drive on Oct. 7. According to the school’s website, the drive will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the small gym. Appointments can be made at by clicking "Find a Blood Drive" and entering the zip code 84036 or by contacting Amy Regan at . Students who wish to donate blood must be at least 16 years old and have a signed Red Cross parental consent form, which can be picked up at the high school’s main office.