NUAMES : Northern Utah Academy for Math, Engineering and Science


An early college high school working in partnership with WSU.

Awards & Recognition

Girl Scout Lifetime Membership Award

Alexis Baker and Cheyenne Stafford Graduated as Ambassador Girl Scouts and received their Lifetime Membership Award.

Technology Student Association State Competition Awards

March 12, 2014

1st Place Video Game Design: Mike Beelek, Cody Lay, Ian Martin, Austin Vaughn, Brayden Vera, Zach Zundel
1st Place Debate and Technological Issues: Haley Boman and Erik Fronberg
2nd Place Chapter team: Haley Boman, Erik Fronberg, Zach Zundel, Braden Shill, Sidney Marchant
2nd Place Career Preparation: Haley Boman
2nd Place Sci Viz: Shannon Wardell and Zach Zundel
3rd Place Technology Bowl: Erik Fronberg, Shannon Wardell, Zach Zundel
And the new State TSA President is Erik Fronberg!

Congratulations and thank you to Mrs. Nikolaev and Mr. Rudes for all their hard work with TSA!

NUAMES Student Receives Full Scholarship to Study in South Korea

Congratulations Matthew! Read the Press Release »

Technology Student Association State Competition

March 20, 2013

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American Legion Oratorical Contest

Congrats to Ian Hardy who took 2nd place in the American Legion Oratorical Contest!

(L to R) Dept of Utah Vice Commander Randy Edwards, 1st place winner Taylor Greenwell (Davis High), District 2 Commander Chuck Stephenson, 2nd place winner Ian Hardy (NUAMES), Area 1 Commander John Sheets

English Quest Results

February 24, 2012

Tonia Lancaster – 1st place for Literature Test
Tonia Lancaster – 1st place for Vocabulary Test
Esther Davis – 2nd place for character sketch
Brendan Woodhall – 2nd place for informative speaking

NUAMES Student Wins Martin Luther King Essay Contest

January 12, 2012

Congratulations to JD Tarancon, his parents and his teacher, Mrs. Brenda Wise! He was the Sophomore grade level Winner for the state and the Grand Prize winner for the state! JD was awarded a $100 cash prize and was honored at a wonderful lunch and awards ceremony.

NUAMES Board President Lands Cover of Utah Business Magazine

November 2011

NUAMES Board President is the CEO of Futura Industries. Futura was just named "One of the 25 Best Utah Companies to Work For" by Utah Business Magazine! Huge Congrats to Sue!

NUAMES Receives High Performing School Award

September 2011

The Utah State Office of Education awards NUAMES as a High Performing School.

NUAMES Student Chosen for the South Korea Scholarship Program

Congratulations are in order! Nuames student, Alyssa Aamodt, was selected to participate in the South Korea Scholarship program. Her accomplishments have been recognized in two local newspapers. Read about it here and here.

National Junior Teen All American Girl

Summer 2011

We are proud to announce that one of our students, Celeste Francis, is the National Junior Teen All American Girl!

Technology Student Association Winners!

May 2011

Computer Aided Design (CAD) 3D — 1st Place, Neal James
Fashion Design — 1st Place, Natalie Barcelo, Delaney Burks, Alexis Marquez & Nathan Otten

Robotics Regional Competition

April 2011

Congratulations to our first Robotics Team on their win at the Regional Competition in Salt Lake City. A team of 11 students will compete at the Nationals in St. Louis, Missouri from April 27-30! Good luck team!

Science Olympiad Winners!

March 2011

Astronomy — 3rd Place, Erika Loertscher & Kenna Deamer
Disease Detectives — 4th Place, Minna Wang & Colin Anderson
Dynamic Planet — 5th Place, Nathan Otten
Ecology — 8th Place, Christian Perkins & Garrett Bigelow
Mission Possible — 2nd Place, Emily Zentz & Jordan Martineau
Ornithology — 3rd Place, Colin Anderson

Thanks to Mr. G for advising!

Math Team Winners!

March 2011

NUAMES won 1st Place in the Division 2A at the Utah State Math Contest! Team members included Ian Hardy, Mitchell Siegel and Minna Wang! Thanks to their advisor, Mr. Bennett!

Science Fair Winners!

March 2011

1st Place — Rebecca Peters for her project The Effects of Chlorpyrifos on Bacterial Competitors of Asperigillus Flavus.
2nd Place — Kim Sholler for her project Got Spins (an experiment on the effects of music on the vestibular system).
3rd Place — Minna Wang for her project on Temperature's Effect on Test Performance.

English Quest Winners!

February 2011

Digital Book Cover

1st Place — Emily Woodford
3rd Place — Catie Read

Character Sketch Writing

2nd Place — Charlie Anderson


3rd Place — Tianna Leon

Shakespearean Monologue

1st Place — Elisabeth Stucki


1st Place — Tianna Leon
2nd Place — Erika Loertscher

Vocabulary Test

2nd Place Tie — Tanoya Poulsen & Kayli Johnson

Traditional Photo Essay

1st Place — Alex Bingham

American Legion Oratorical Contest Winner

February 2011

Congratulations to Travis Crowe, the American Legion Oratorical Scholarship Contest winner! He won $200 and will represent the District in the State competition on February 12th!

US News & World Report Recognition


US News & World Report named NUAMES "One of the Top Schools in the Nation" in 2009.

USOE - Closing the Achievement Gap


Closing the Achievement Gap from USOE because of high CRT scores.

TSA Nationals

2009-2010 Results

Congratulations to Owen Krafft, National Merit Semi-Finalist.

Board Recognition Awards


Faculty – Tatiana Nikolaev, Student – Aja Swalberg


Faculty – Holly Allen, Student – Jadie Ward


Faculty – Dave Allphin, Student – Travis Crowe


An early college high school working in partnership with WSU.