Magna Elementary’s Mission Statement

Inspiring learners through educational excellence for a lifetime of global opportunities.

From the Blog

Magna Elementary Tribune Article

Magna Elementary was listed in the Salt Lake Tribune as having less teacher turn-over than other west side schools.   "School district data show a wide variety of average experience levels at Salt Lake County schools, from a low of 3.9 … [Read More...]

Granite Edtech Website offers Summer Reading Ideas

This morning on both the Ed. Tech. and Library web sites we post a roundup of Summer Reading resources from Granite School District, the public libraries in our communities, and the web in … [Read More...]

Magna United Family Center

Dear Parents Some exciting news. We have moved the Cyprus Family Center to Magna Elementary. We are very excited about the move as we know all of us will be happy over there. We will be offering the following: Canvas / Gradebook and Parent … [Read More...]

Recent News

Blue Recycling Dumpster

The following items can be put into the blue dumpster by the gray shed in the east parking lot:



  • Newspaper
  • Wrapping Paper
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Brochures & Pamphlets
  • Mail
  • File Folders & Card Stock
  • Office & Computer Paper
  • Printing and Writing Paper
  • Paperback Books
  • Telephone Books

 PLASTIC (#1 – 7)

  • (PETE) Bottles  
  • Beverage & Water Bottles
  • Plastic (HDPE) Bottles and Jugs 
  • Milk & Water Jugs     
  • Food & Juice Bottles
  • Cleaning & Laundry Bottles
  • Liquid Detergent & Shampoo Bottles
  • Clear and Colored Bottles
  • Grocery Bags


  • China or Ceramics
  • Cookware or Utensils
  • Clothing or shoes
  • Diapers or Pet Food Bags
  • Food or Liquid Waste
  • Glass (OF ANY KIND)
  • Light bulbs or Fluorescent Tubes
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Wood Scraps
  • Auto parts or Batteries


  • Corrugated Cardboard (flatten/cut up)
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Food Boxes & Cartons
  • Gift, Shoe & Cartons
  • Milk Cartons & Juice Boxes
  • Molded Fiberboard
  • Plastic Coated Cartons
  • Paper Bags or Cartons


  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel & Tin Cans
  • Aluminum Plates & Pans
  • Metal Clothes Hangers
  • Metal Jar & Bottle Lids
  • Scrap Copper, Brass & Aluminum
  • Small Appliances


  • Motor Oil or Paint Cans
  • Napkins, Paper Towels or Tissues
  • Paper Plates, Cups or Pizza Boxes
  • Print or Toner Cartridges
  • Styrofoam or Packing Peanuts
  • Tarps or Garden Hoses
  • Toys or Electronics
  • Furniture
  • Construction Materials
  • Trash or Yard Clipping







NetSmartz Assembly

Students at Magna Elementary attended an Internet Safety Assembly today presented by NetSmartz Utah.  There is a website with additional information for students and parents.  The web address is  The site includes information, videos and games.

For K-3rd Grades the following video is recommended.

Discuss:  What’s one thing you liked about the video?  Why do you think the kids didn’t tell right away?  What types of things can happen online that you should always tell a trusted adult about?

For 4th – 6th Grades the following site is recommended.

Instruct them to participate in the games, comics, and/or videos on the website.  Follow-up with a discussion about the concepts learned.