May 2014

DFJHS Student Council

The end of the school year brings about many changes, and it is time to welcome our 7 new student council members.  They are Nyah Heber president; 9th grade representatives Katie Funk, Anthony Tai Palepoi, and Hannah Taylor; and 8th grade representatives Ladd Davis, Josh Judkins, and Kacey Melton.

These 7 new members of the Diamond Fork Junior High student council will be attending the Dixie Leadership Conference in St. George this summer to begin planning their awesome new school year.  Best wishes to Diamond Fork's 2014-2015 student council members!

Students of the Month

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 for their outstanding citizenship and hard work. Nominees are then voted on by the entire faculty.  The students of the month for May are:

7th Grade: Hannah Cary and Micah Eastwood

8th Grade: Hallie Stephenson and Rayce Tanner

9th Grade: Maricruz Alvis and Manuel Perez

Diamondback Fitness Day

By: Gentry Lambert


Every year Diamond Fork Junior High provides a fitness day for all of its students. Fitness day includes many different activities and lessons including the "Diamondback 5-K Dash" around Spanish Fork City. Everyone is invited to join the race: students, parents, grandparents, siblings - even aunts and uncles - bring them all!  This activity encourages everyone to become active as we kick off summer vaction. This year’s Fitness Day will take place on Friday, May 23, 2014 during school hours.


National Junior Honor Society

By: Lilei Leifson

On May 6th Diamond Fork Junior High School's National Junior Honors Society held its induction meeting for the new inductees and their parents at 5 pm in the library. Honors Society is a great experience and all the new inductees are excited to take part in this organization over their 9th grade year.