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

This week's characteristic is " Volunteer"

Our winners are: Bryant, Hailey, Aleciaa, Amaya, Angel, Sebastian, Ellisha, Thomas, Jennifer, Emmanuel Giovannii, Sofia, Gervias, Alezander, Nicole, Celia Marie Thomas, Dylan, Sherlyn Victor, Paulo, Carina,.


News & Announcements

2015-2016 Registration

Online Registration is available for returning students.
New students please check in the office.

Please Note: Registration is incomplete until all forms and "Registration Requirements " have been received by the office staff.

New Student Requirements:
Proof of Residence
Birth Certificate
Verification of last school attended.

Returning Student Requirments:
Proof of Residence

New Schedule
Monday - Friday 8:10 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Early Dismissal Friday May 6,2016.
Utah Food Bank Friday May 6, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.
Cafe Con Leche Tuesday May ,10 2016 at 8:15 a.m.
College and Career Week May 16- 27 , 2016.
6th Grade Immunization Clinic May 18,2016.
School Carnival May 20, 2016.



Posted: 03/03/2016