Course Selection, Job Fair, and Hope Week


9th Graders Going Into 10th Grade: Course Selection will happen later in the Spring. We’ll send something out as it gets closer.

8th Graders Going Into 9th Grade: Course Selection opens in Skyward today and closes on Friday, January 27. For information on how to register for classes and information on elective options, please visit the SoJo website. A PowerPoint tutorial will be available on how to choose classes along with a PowerPoint on choosing Earth Systems or Biology. Please make sure your student has a full 7 credits as well as 3 alternates chosen by Friday. Our counselors will be helping students complete this process during science classes this week.

7th Graders Going Into 8th Grade: Course Selection will happen in Skyward next week, and our counselors will help students complete this process during science classes. More info to come.

6th Graders Going Into 7th Grade: Course Selection will happen on February 7th at the school. Check out this flier. There will be a session starting at 5 pm, 5:45 pm and 6 pm. Teachers and counselors will be on hand to answer questions and help students complete registration before leaving that evening.  If you are unable to attend, you can register at home.


This week is Hope Week at SoJo, and our Ambassadors have put together a week of exciting lunchtime activities and mental health tips. Each day has a theme, which can be found here and below:

  • Monday: Stress Therapy – Wear Pastels
  • Tuesday: Friendship – Twin Day
  • Wednesday: Level Up Your Own Path – Wear Funky or Mismatched Clothes
  • Thursday: Suicide Awareness – Wear School Colors
  • Friday: Self-Care – Dress Comfy


If you’re interested in working at SoJo as a hall monitor, special education classroom assistant, custodian, or in our cafeteria, join us this Wednesday at Oquirrh Hills Middle School in Riverton from 6-8 pm. Positions are available across the district, but we have those specific positions available here at SoJo. We hope to see you there!


We’ve had a couple of near-misses with pedestrians and cars in our parking lot. Please remember to drive slowly and avoid cutting through the parking lot – even in the early morning during seminary drop off times.