Emerson's Art Festival

The Arts Festival is coming soon! March 30th 5:00-8:00- Come see some great talent, fantastic art and wonderful food. 

Don’t forget to purchase student art work and get it framed or purchase student art cards.  All proceeds go to funding Emerson’s Art program!

Emerson PTA

PTA members signEmerson’s PTA needs volunteers to fill a few Board Positions (if you are interested email pta-

Open Positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer 

Principal's Message

Principal’s Message

As we kick off 2017 and are experiencing Utah’s winter wonderland, I wanted to inform you that we at Emerson are concerned about the air quality in our city and keeping our students healthy and safe during recesses.  Emerson complies with Board Policy G-9: Outdoor Air Quality and the Recess Guidance for Schools in terms of keeping students indoors for recess when necessary.  Please show your support by complying with the Idle Free City Ordinance by turning off your vehicle after 2 minutes of idling when dropping off and picking up your student(s).  We must all work together to reduce air pollution in our city and give our kids a healthy environment.

Thanks for supporting Emerson!

Ms. Reynolds


Please look under Policies and Procedures for new information on HB175 regarding volunteering.  Contact April Reynolds for addtional information if needed.

Box Tops

Help Emerson earn money by clipping Box Tops.  Emerson’s goal is to collect $1,000! All money goes to funding teacher grants and supplies. Click here for more information.


When choosing a day care for your child, you may want to ask them about transportation.  A few examples of questions are:  where is the pick up and drop off area, do they prefer morning or full day for kindergarten, do they transport early for breakfast or do they serve it at their center?  Visit the center at different times of the day, ask about activities, policies, etc.  Below are listed the day cares that have served Emerson.

ARTFIRST, 1549 S 1100 E. ‑ 84105, 801-467-5278

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB, 968 SUGARMONT DR. ‑ 84106, 801-466‑1540   

DEVLINS, 2156 S 1000 EAST ‑ 84106 , 801-486‑3545  

FUNTIME, 1248 S 300 EAST – 84105, 801-467‑9988   

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (JCC) , 2 N MEDICAL DR. – 84113, 801-581‑0098     

LITTLE SCHOLARS DAYCARE,  653 SIMPSON AVE - 84106, 801-467-8545 

MISS BILLIES/KIDS CAMPUS, 232 W 800 S – 84105 , 801-322-5683                                                                  

MONTESSORI, 1303 S 1100 EAST ‑ 84105, 801-467‑6024     

PLAYHOUSE DAY CARE, 1740 S 1100 EAST – 84105, 801-487-6679

SL COMM. ED. EXTENDED DAY, EMERSON SCHOOL through our District Community Ed Dept, 801-578-8275

ST JOHN’S COMM CHILD DEV,   475 E HERBERT AVE ‑ 84111, 801-364-4874

ZANIAC, 1045 E 2100 S – 84106,  801-997-8580

YOUTH CITY (4-14), 615 S 300 EAST – 84111, 801-535-6129 

 Liberty location-Emerson students, John Lyman 801-533-0485                                                                  

Emerson's Community Garden

Emerson has an amazing community garden and if you are interested in  volunteering or donating please visit Emerson’s Community Garden website.

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