Welcome to American Falls School District
Thank you for visiting the American Falls School District, one of the top school districts in Idaho. We invite you to explore our website to tour information concerning our district or any of our schools.
Committed to Excellence in Education
Randy Jensen - Superintendent
827 Fort Hall - American Falls, Idaho 83211
Phone: (208) 226-5173 - Fax: (208) 226-5754)
Looking to the Future The New J.R. Simplot Elementary School
The American Falls School District Photo/Art Contest.
The school district is looking for photographs or photos of artwork which will appeal to and inspire elementary school students.
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY July 21st, 2019
AT 12:00:00 P.M. MST.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR
We are looking for photographs and artwork that will inspire third, fourth and fifth grade students. The photos should inspire them to enhance their life with photography and art. Photos and photos of artwork will be printed on aluminum and hung in the new J.R. Simplot Elementary School.
WHO MAY ENTER
Current American Falls School District students or American Falls School District graduates.
HOW TO ENTER
E-mail submissions to the following e- mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. One submission per e- mail. The photograph will need to include the name of photographer/artist, title of the work, and a two sentence description of the work.
Photo by John Smith
Title: Moose on the Loose
Description: This picture of the moose was taken in the Willow Bay Marina area not far from the beach. Moose often frequent the area and humans should keep their distance.
Submissions must be in digital format. Only online entries will be eligible. No print or film submissions will be accepted for entry into this contest. The photographs need not be taken with a digital camera; scans of negatives or transparencies are acceptable. All digital files must be 20 megabytes or smaller, must be in JPEG or .jpg format, and must be at least 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,600 pixels tall (if a vertical image).
HOW MANY PHOTOGRAPHS CAN A PHOTOGRAPHER/ARTIST SUBMIT
Contestants can submit up to 20 entries. One submission per e- mail.
The Judges will select a total of 40 pieces from the entries.
WHO WILL BE THE JUDGES
A group of students who will be attending the J.R. Simplot Elementary School will be the judges.
In the American Falls School District, you will find:Commitment to college and career readinessPreparation for Idaho core and the development of creativity and thinking skills with an emphasis on integration of technologyA safe and secure learning environmentCaring and compassionate staff committed to providing the best education for each and every childOpportunities for meaningful parent involvementCommitment to the arts including band and choir programs beginning in the elementary grades. The district’s outstanding art program offers course work including ceramics, painting and drawing at the middle school and high school levels
Photographs of Historic American Falls, Idaho