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Greenhouse
CLOSED - Our Greenhouse special education program has moved to the JATC-South campus located in Riverton.  We no longer grow or sell plants here at South Valley School.


Resources
Get your teen or adult with special needs ready for transition.  Find information about resources available, such as how to apply for guardianship, for SSI or Medicaid, or how to find community activities.

Child's Table and Chairs
Woodshop
South Valley School's wood shop is a fully equipped facility where custom wood products are produced by students enrolled in the part-time program.

Wood Clock Engraved
Framing/Engraving
Most items can be personalized with names, or any desired quote or logo. Use one of our ideas, bring your own, or work with our designers to create something unique.


Announcements

 

Pictures have been take for this school year.  You can still order picture packages by clicking https://www.bellphoto.com/Customer/Home/Index?prepay=southvalleyfall22&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=website&utm_source=sendgrid.com.

 

February 2023

  • Student of the Month recognitions will be Thursday, February 2nd.  Congrats winners!
  • Our Flying Around the World Day is Friday, February 3rd.  Each class has chosen a country and learned all about what makes that country special.  Students and guests will "fly" from one room to another to learn all of the amazing facts our students present about their country.  In-flight snacks will be served.  Flights begin "departing" at 8:30 a.m.  Students will each have a passport to get stamped at each country they visit.  We look forward to this amazing event!
  • CANDY GRAMS will be available to purchase February 6th - 14th.  Give a special something to your sweetheart!  Prices range from $.25 - $1.00.
  • Do you have questions and need more information about guardianship?  Come to the meeting sponsored by the Utah Parent Center held here at South Valley School on Tuesday, February 7th at 6:00 p.m.  Check out the guardianship page under the resources tab on our website at the top of the page.  It also has helpful information about obtaining guardianship for your student.
  • The J.S.D. Heath & Wellness Day will be Friday, February 10th.  NO SCHOOL for students will be held.  The District will provide access to a range of online Health and Wellness information and curriculum for families and students of all ages.  Families will be able to choose how they wish to engage with the materials provided. There will be no school meals, busing, or access to teachers.
  • Parent Teacher Conferences for our Life Design program will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, February 8th - 9th from 2:30 - 6:30 p.m.  Please check with your student's teacher about coming to discuss their progress this school year.
  • Parent Teacher Conferences for Classes 1 - 10 here at South Valley will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, February 15th - 16th from 2:30 - 6:30 p.m.  Check with your student's teacher for appointment information.
  • There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday, February 17th for P.T.C. Compensatory Day.
  • NO SCHOOL on Monday, February 20th for President's Day.  Enjoy your 4-day weekend!
  • Our annual TALENT SHOW will be Friday, February 24th.  Always a favorite event!

Order South Valley School merchandise online!

Click https://jordansdut.governmentwindow.com/estore/svs/south-valley-school-item.html to access our online store!

 South Valley School Facebook Page

Did you know South Valley School has a Facebook page?  You can find information for upcoming events, and see pictures of our students having a fantastic time here at school.  Scan the QR code to access!

 

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 Jordan Education Foundation (JEF) Donations to South Valley

If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to our school, please click https://www.jordaneducationfoundation.org/_files/ugd/0f1d9c_e5f00d67e00b4f5c9579ac245eebf5c5.pdf , fill out the form and contact Becky Marshall here at South Valley for further instructions.  Donations can be designated to a specific class and teacher or to be used for a specific purpose.  We appreciate all of our community partners and friends who help us!

For more information about JEF and all they do, please click https://www.jordaneducationfoundation.org/.

 June 2022

Congratulations to our Graduates!!  To watch the graduation video, click 2022 SVS Graduation slide show

 

Talent Show 2022

Our Talent Show was a huge success!!  We had a live show at school, and students submitted video recordings of their talents that can be seen in our Digital Talent Show Video.  Watch both here!!

Live Talent Show Video:  https://youtu.be/yCV0Xy5FLOw.  Digital Talent Show Video:  https://youtu.be/NilUjFYsG5I.

JSD Health and Wellness Info

Click https://wellness.jordandistrict.org/resources/ to access information for students to participate in activities that address personal health and wellness.  Jordan School District has partnered with the Cook Center for Human Connection to provide on-demand content for parents on a wide variety of topics related to health and wellness. These resources will be available on an ongoing basis through parentguidance.org. The Cook Center is based in Utah and focuses on supporting children, families, and schools.

 

Autism - Project Safeguard Program

Do you worry about your student wandering away or even running from home or a caregiver? Did you know that the Unified Police offer a registry?  Follow this link to learn more about AUTISM - PROJECT SAFEGUARD.  They recommend that you register your child annually so that the information is up-to-date.  https://updsl.org/page_services_autism-projectsafeguard.php

Food Donation Connection and Harvest Programs

A big THANK YOU to Food Donation Connection who coordinates Harvest Programs for companies that donate food to non-profit organizations.  We have received donations from Pizza Hut, Starbucks, and Einstein Bagels, and anticipate others.  We receive about 20 pounds of food each week!  The food is sent home with students and is a big help for families.  We are very grateful to be a beneficiary of this program!  Please visit the Food Donation Connection website to see all about how much good they do.  Thank you, Food Donation Connection!

https://www.foodtodonate.com/

 

Work at South Valley

Click the link to see positions we currently have available. Available SVS Positions.

 

Join Smith's Grocery Store Inspiring Donations for South Valley School!

South Valley School will receive .5% of each eligible purchase you make when you link us to your Rewards Card.  We use this money, along with parent/guardian donations, for our community based activities.  Our organization number is: CT421.  Even if you have enrolled in the past, check to make sure South Valley is still receiving credit.  To go to Smith's website and sign up or check your enrollment is still up to date, click here to go to the smiths inspiring donations page.

Smith's Donation Flyer

 

Our South Valley School Job Site Partners

A huge shout-out to our Community Business partners!  It is vital to our program to have our students gain work experience and these locations are wonderful to provide us with a job site!  Check out the list, and please consider supporting our community business partners for their generosity to South Valley School.

West Jordan
Fairfield Inn – near freeway by Winco
Cal-Ranch on 7800 South AND Cal-ranch in Draper on Draper Parkway
Macey’s on 7800 South
Calvary Thrift Store on 7800 South
Smith’s on 9000 South and Redwood
Taylor Andrews Academy 9000 South
Helm’s Ace Hardware 7200 South and Redwood
Papa Murphy’s on 9000 South and 2700 West
Deseret Industries on Redwood Road and about 7300 South
Fairfield Inn on 7200 South near Winco
Village Baker near corner of 9000 South and Redwood Rd intersection
Gene Fullmer Rec Center
Hampton Inn – Jordan Landing
Cinemark – Jordan Landing
Chili’s – Jordan Landing
Sam’s Club at Jordan Landing
Dairy Queen on about 8200 South and Redwood Rd
Smith and Edwards 9000 South and Redwood Rd
Home Depot near 9000 South and Redwood Rd intersection
Jordan School District Offices

South Jordan
Harmon’s on 10400 South and Redwood Rd
Village Inn at The District

Riverton – all are near the intersection of 12600 South and Redwood Rd
Papa Murphy’s
IFA
Peterson’s Market

Sandy
Sandy City Animal Shelter
Hale Centre Theater

Murray
Humane Society of Utah

Kearns
Kearns Food Bank

Salt Lake City
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Humanitarian Center
The Kimball Center
Village Baker bakery on 2100 South

These are businesses we frequent that offer us great support:
Wal Mart at Jordan Landing
Saver’s in South Jordan near 10400 South and Redwood Rd
We have several other job sites within Jordan School District that I didn’t list here.