LAYTON — On Tuesday, Sept. 29, North Layton Junior High School will host its seventh-grade career fair. From jobs in public safety to piloting a helicopter, students will see what is involved in a variety of jobs. For more information, contact Lynette Nielson at 801-402-6612.
Syracuse talks about Columbine
SYRACUSE — On Wednesday, Sept. 30, students at Syracuse Junior High School will hear the story of Rachel Scott, the first person killed at Columbine High School in Colorado. As her parents began to pick up the pieces after her death, they discovered several diaries with Rachel’s life philosophy. They have now formed a nonprofit organization titled Rachel’s Challenge. Following an assembly at 9 a.m., there is a training session for students who want to do something good for other people. An evening session at 7 p.m. welcomes parents to see what their children have seen.
Knowlton shows respect
FARMINGTON — On Wednesday, Sept. 30, Knowlton Elementary school is hosting a Vectors Assembly with a focus on respect – for themselves and others. For more information, contact Grace Larsen at 801-402-3000.
Davis schools to take a recess
DAVIS COUNTY — Thursday and Friday, Oct. 1-2, is fall recess for all of the Davis School District. All schools and district offices will be closed those days.
Lincoln features reading garden
LAYTON — Lincoln Elementary School has a new reading garden. Designed and built by a group of Boy Scouts, it features a walkway with personalized bricks, benches and shade trees. For more information, contact principal Chris Whitaker at 801-402-2450.