601 North 1500 West
Salt Lake City, Utah 84116
Phone: 801.578.8100
Fax: 801.578.8155

Monday-Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

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Welcome to Backman Elementary School

Welcome Students and Parents!

We are college bound!!

This year at Backman Elementary, we are focusing on being college bound. This means practicing behaviors and skills now that will help our students reach their college and career goals. Each week we focus on a particular trait, such as grit, organization or problem solving. Teachers lead classroom conversations about the topic, the students use these skills throughout the week and one student from each class is chosen as an example of this characteristic. Students who are chosen are honored with a gift from a local college, a picture with the other winners, an award and postcard that is sent home. Click the link below to read about each of our characteristics!

College bound character book

Congratulations, this week's winners are :

Julia, Elizabeth ,Noe, Anysia, Mayte, Brija, Alana, Chelsie, Sara, Lufusi, Jesel, Embrindi, Anthony, Riley, Valeria, Adrian, Lissandro.


News & Announcements

Pride Party Wednesday March 4,2015.
Full Day Thursday March 5,2015.
Non Student Day March 6, No School;.
SCC Meeting Wednesday March 11,2015 at 5:30 p.m.
PTA Meeting Wednesday March 11,2015 at 6:30 pm.
Report Cards go home March 18,2015.

Please visit the Day Riverside Library, our 6th grade "Peace Posters" are on display. We would also like to send a big thanks to the "LIONS CLUB" for all their support



Posted: 12/04/2014