Diamond Fork Junior High's core values include integrity, courage, compassion, perserverance and respect. This month we would like to share an amazing story of integrity as demonstrated by fellow Diamondback Kaden Crowther.
Every month at Diamond Fork Junior High two students from the 7th, 8th, and 9th grades are selected as students of the month. These students are nominated and then voted on by the entire faculty. The students of the month for September are:
7th Grade: Natalee Chea and Jacob Reeves
8th Grade: Abigail Crockett and Harris Allen
9th Grade: Ellie Pickett and Dallin Staheli
Every year parents volunteer for the PTA (parent teacher association). These parents donate countless hours serving students and staff at Diamond Fork Junior High. This year's PTA board is: President Dona Terry, President Elect Dawn Graham, Treasure Melissa Webster, and Secretary Wendy Buhlar.
Diamond Fork Junior High has a National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) club. On the first Tuesday of each month, the Honor Society members meet in 9th grade history techer Vicki Gardner’s room - along with Kelly Cole, an 8th grade history teacher and Melinda Barber, a health teacher. During these monthly meetings the club decides what service projects they we be doing for that month.
To help raise awareness about the dangers of radon, students at Diamond Fork Junior High School are doing a poster contest. Entries are due October 8th to your science teacher. If you win the school contest you move on to the state competition, if you win the state competition you receive money and a chance to move on to the national competition.