A k-9 public charter school.
Student Life

Schoolwide Traditions

  • Culture Night
  • This Day in History
  • History Fair 
  • Field Day
  • Leadership Week & Leader In Me Program
  • College Week
  • Red Ribbon Day & Safety Week
  • Great Artist Program
  • Second Steps Weekly Lessons
  • School Plays & Performances
  • Music Informances
  • Wellness & Dress Code Policy
  • Schoolwide Use of Dockets & Planners

Kindergarten, 1st & 2nd Grade Traditions 

  • K - 100th day of school
    K - Field trip to Hogle Zoo, 
    K - Field trip to Clark Planetarium, and Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum
    K - History/Culture celebrations such as Presidents' Day, Cinco De Mayo
    K - Book Character Dress Up Day
    1 - 1st Grade Opera
    2- Tanner Dance
    2 - Winter Program in December
    2- Rome Party in May
    2 - Annual Service Project
    2 - Two Field Trips (i.e. - Museum of Curiosity, This is the Place)

3rd & 4th Grade Traditions 

  • 3rd & 4th - Tanner Dance
  • 3 - Planetarium Field Trip (Space Unit)
    3-  Aquarium Field Trip (Biome Unit)
    3 - Tanner Dance Performance Field Trip
    3- Museum of Natural Curiosity Field Trip (simple machines)
    4 - Field Trip to "This is the Place" State Park
    4 - Learning Recorders in Music

5th & 6th Grade Traditions 

  • 5 - Colonial Day
  • 5 - Field Trip to State Capitol
  • 5 - Invention Convention
  • 5 - Hot Chocolate Read-In
  • 5 - Science Fair
  • 5 - Maturation Program
  • 5 - Drama Unit  with Utah Center for Performing Arts
  • 6 - Paper Mache Masks
  • 6- Dodge Ball Fridays
  • 6 - Walking Field Trip to the District 
  • 6 - Videography with University of Utah Project
  • 5 & 6 - Learn Ukeleles in Music

Junior High Traditions

  • Junior High Wax Museum 
  • RISE Time
  • PRIDE Homeroom Leadership Class & PRIDE Days
  • Charter League Athletics
  • 9th Grade La Caille Dinner
  • 9th Grade Lagoon Day
  • 9th Grade Promotion

Student life at Early Light Academy is what makes us unique. We participate in programs and innovative activities such as Great Artists Program and Tanner Dance. Our students work hands-on in modern science labs and interact with Physical Education and Music specialists weekly. We offer a wide range of extra curricular organizations as well as in-school enrichment activities. Early Light Academy participates in the Utah Charter League for cross country, co-ed volleyball, basketball, and co-ed soccer. 

Check back soon for more updates as we highlight additional clubs and activities available for our students!