General: Updated 4/12/2017
Happy Autism Acceptance Month!
Utilize Your SVA Email: Please, please, please check your emails. Thanks!
Student Activity Room Rules: There have been updates made to the Student Activity Room. Please keep in mind the following items:
Enrichment: Updated 4/12/2017
Friday Night Activities: Each Friday, Jessica Shepherd, (a rec. therapist) comes in and does activities! These range from eating popcorn and watching a movie to doing crafts. Flyers are posted each week of the activity she will be doing. Please join in after dinner on Fridays to have some fun!
Every Friday, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM - Chess: Austin Smith would like to start having a chess group every Friday from 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM in the student activity room. If you are interested in participating, please speak with Austin.
Tuesday, August 22nd, 9:00 AM - Lagoon: We will be going to Lagoon again this year. We will be going in August, so if you want to start budgeting for Lagoon, please speak with Robert Seely or Stephanie Waters to set up a savings plan. Please speak with a rec. therapist if you have any questions. If you are interested in going you will need to sign-up and pay $55 to the front desk by Friday, August 11th at 4:30 PM.
Work Week Activities
Below are the activities during the work weeks that require a sign-up in order to participate. As with all activities that have a sign-up sheet, a minimum of three students will need to be signed up for each activity in order for the activity to happen. If you have any questions, please speak with Alyson, Quinci, or Cameron.
First Work Week Activities:
Monday, April 17th, 11:00 AM - Foosball Tournament: Sign-up no later than Thursday, April 13th at 5:00 PM.
Monday, April 17th, 1:00 PM - Paracord Keychain Making: Sign-up no later than Thursday, April 13th at 5:00 PM.
Tuesday, April 18th, 3:00 PM - Puppy Barn Visit: Sign-up no later than Friday, April 14th at 5:00 PM.
Thursday, April 20th, 1:00 PM - Water Balloon Volleyball: Sign-up no later than Monday, April 17th at 5:00 PM.
Thursday, April 20th, 3:00 PM - Cupcake Making: Sign-up no later than Monday, April 17th at 5:00 PM. If you have a dietary restriction and would like to participate, please sign-up and speak with a recreation therapist.
Thursday, April 20th, 6:30 PM - Provo Food Truck Round-up: Sign-up no later than, Monday, April 17th at 5:00 PM.
Saturday, April 22nd, 10:00 AM - UVU Uplift for Autism Event: We will be going to the UVU Uplift for Autism event. We need student volunteers to help serve food as well as running a game for children with Autism. Please sign-up by Monday, April 17th at 5 PM if you are interested in coming.
**The organization that is in charge of the Uplift for Autism event has asked that volunteers also sign-up electronically. If you have already signed-up please see Alyson to sign-up using the online system. If you have not signed-up but would still like to come, please see Alyson.**
Second Work Week Activities:
Monday, April 24th, 3:00 PM - Soap Factory: Sign-up and pay $3 to the front desk no later than, Thursday, April 20th at 5:00 PM.
Tuesday, April 25th, 6:30 PM - Laser Tag: Sign-up and pay $7 to the front desk no later than Thursday, April 20th at 5:00 PM.
Thursday, April 27th, 1:00 PM - Chess Tournament: Sign-up no later than Tuesday, April 25th at 5:00 PM.
Thursday, April 27th, 7:00 PM - “Betty Blue Eyes” at the Hale: Sign-up no later than Tuesday, April 18th at noon (lunch time).
Guidelines: Please take a moment and review the guidelines below for use of the Student Activity Room, Checking out recreation equipment, and use of the Boredom Book.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - Sign-up sheets are located on the large bulletin board by the main floor bathrooms of the community building. A few things to keep in mind:
How to check out items: You need to meet with a Rec. Therapist when you check something out. You can check out sports equipment, games, and other items.
How to access the Student Activity Room: There are laminated sheets in the SAR with the rules on them. We just ask that you be respectful of each other. In the evenings, you need to sign up in the HSW office in order to access the room.
ScenicView Academy Student Group on Facebook: We encourage you to join that group to get more information on community events.
Educational: Updated 4/12/2017
SVA Library: We have new items in our library (books and DVDs) available for checkout. Come see us in the following hours:
FYI: We are pleased to announce that...
Residential: Updated 4/12/2017
Quiet Time Policy Reminder for Residential Building: Quiet time is at 10:30 -- please be in your own room after that.
PLEASE DO NOT LOAN MONEY TO NOR SOLICIT MONEY FROM OTHER STUDENTS!
If you are your own payee for Social Security benefits; remember to send your pay stubs to Social Security ASAP. Not reporting your wages can lead to you having to return money to the government. If you have any questions ask Sarah H.
SPECIAL NOTE: If you have a concern or a conflict with someone at ScenicView, it is best to resolve the conflict with the individual directly. If you feel uncomfortable doing so, you may involve an appropriate staff member to help you. Please do not gossip about the person you have a conflict with.
Vocational: Updated 4/12/2017
Time Off Guidelines
SVA Student Request for Time Off form and Requesting time off Checklist