Weekend fun at Orme

Every weekend, our faculty Duty Teams plan both on and off campus activities for students. Each Duty Team has several Prefects serving on it, and the Prefects help come up with fun ideas and things of interest for students to do. There is always plenty to do on campus on Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays. […]

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Orme hosts Equine Trail Sports obstacle course competition

This fall, Orme hosted an Obstacle Course Competition for Equine Trail Sports. We had over 30 competitors and their horses take part in different trail obstacles. Some of the obstacles included a raised wooden bridge, “jousting” pumpkins, throwing a spear, walking through a Native American campsite, side passing over logs, and several other fun challenges. […]

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Fun in the chemistry classroom

Who says you can’t have fun while learning something new. Certainly not the students in Mrs. Strobel’s chemistry classes! In recognition of Halloween last week, students studied the Periodic Table of Elements, and then carved pumpkins to represent 40 of those 118 elements. In the AP Chemistry class, students performed a lab in which they […]

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Students participate in Therapy Horse Association

This fall, several Orme students became certified by the American Miniature Therapy Horse Association. Led by faculty and staff members Sylvia Strobel and Dave Bradford, students Sheila June, Eco Martinson, Peyton Calmes, Madyson Whitney and Josie Avery (along with several miniature horses, of course) traveled to Cottonwood, Arizona to visit with senior citizens at the […]

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Family Days Coffee House Performances

Coffee House is held monthly at Orme, but for Family Days weekend it was an extra special extravaganza. Held in Horsecollar Theater, visiting parents and families were able to attend and enjoy the show. Students (and a few faculty members) displayed their diverse talents. Performances included several guitar pieces, a current folk-pop-rock song sung as […]

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