2965 East 3435 South

Salt Lake City, Utah 84109

Phone: (801) 466-4214


“At the Reid School we educate the whole child” — Dr. Ethna R. Reid, PhD

Accredited by the AdvancED (First through Twelfth Grade).  Validated by the U.S. Department of Education
(Preschool through 12th Grade).

This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.

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Student Life

Students select elective classes and participate in various sports, clubs, special programs, and many extra-curricular activities throughout the year; which are all part of students' daily life.  Below are pictures and descriptions of some of these opportunities.  You may also view a printable PDF Flyer of Activities for 2016-2017.

Shakespeare Festival

All students are in the Festival events in March.  Middle School students not in the play rehearsals participate in science and special music classes.

Mathematics Competitions

State and National Mathematics Contests and Mathcounts (state-wide competition events) keep math students and Mrs. Barlow busy!

Annual Shakespeare Festival.

Chess Club

Chess instruction twice-a-week and annual competitions for all grade levels.  Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 a.m. Sponsored by Mr. Gardner Reid.

Volleyball and Lacrosse

Co-Ed Volleyball and Girl Lacrosse teams compete with other teams in Salt Lake County.  Sponsored by the P.E. teacher and parent groups.

Chess Club members compete in a tournament.

Roots and Shoots

Influence positive change for communities, animals and the environment, and connect with students in almost 100 countries.  Meet twice a month after school.  Sponsored by Mrs. Coffman and Mrs. Chamberlain.

Geography Bee

Study the geography of the world.  School, State, and National Competitions.  Grades 4 and up.

Volleyball team.

Yearbook Student and Parent Staff

(Two parents from each Home Room) Preserve school memories.  Organized by Mrs. Barlow and Mrs. Reid.

Linnie Fisher Robinson

Foundation for Literary Arts

School-sponsored Poetry and Short Story competitions for students.  Cash and certificate awards.

Perfect Attendance trophies given at the end of the year.

Penmanship and Poetry Contests

Students compete in school, state, and national poetry and penmanship contests.  Sponsored by all Reading/English teachers.

Poetry Recitation Competitions

September and October memorizations are judged by a panel of recognized drama and literary specialists.

Students tug-a-rope during the annual Mini-mini Olympics.

Mini-mini Olympics

Mini-mini Olympics in September bring teams of one student from each grade level in games of fun.

Mock Trial

Experience the roles of attorney, witness or bailiff as you contest both sides of a court case against other participating schools.  Twice a week after school.

Children read to their parents demonstrating their reading skills during a special event.


September Parent and Student Get-togethers welcome newcomers, form bonds of friendship, and develop plans for the year.

National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

A select group of excellent Middle School students as they participate in discovery field experiences, service and social opportunities.  Wednesdays at lunch.  Advisors, Mrs. Barlow and Mrs. Tateoka.

NJHS Students serve in the environment.

Halloween Carnival

Annual evening dinner, booths, spoof alley and more.  Parents, students, staff, and alumni make the event outstanding.

Halloween “Parade”

“Parade” in the Auditorium for Elementary students; preschoolers parade in the classrooms; Middle School students enjoy partying in their costumes at Fat Cats.

Elementary school students dress up in costume for the Halloween Carnival and Parade.  Middle school students dress up and head to Fat Cats bowling alley.

Thanksgiving Feast

Students in reading/English, as they learn to follow written directions, contribute one food item for the school’s feast.  Preschoolers re-enact the first Thanksgiving.

Students enjoying a Thanksgiving Feast.

School Programs

Programs of instrumental and vocal music (all students participate) celebrate the Winter and Spring seasons, Veteran’s Day and the Fine Arts Fair.

Guitar students during an instrumental music performance.

Valentine’s Day

Valentine parties for Preschoolers and Elementary students.  Middle Schoolers are served an “elegant” lunch following lessons on etiquette and learn some new dance steps.

Students learn line-dancing on Valentine's Day.

Fine Arts Fair

Last school day in February four or five pieces of art for each student are displayed; “Best of Show” winner honored; gallery walk for parents and visitors; Fine Arts Anthology distributed; poetry and short story winners announced.

A large painting of trees wins the 'Best of Show' award.

Lego League Team

Students elect to join the team and learn to program robots to do assigned tasks outlined by State.

Students demonstrate their engineering prowess with Lego robots.

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