Education

Governor Herbert
5:20 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Student's Initiative To Garner Visit From Governor

Utah Governor Gary Herbert is scheduled to visit a group of Heber City high school students today, who urged lawmakers this year to pass a bill allowing 16- and 17-year-olds to serve as election poll workers. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park City School District
5:50 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Hauber Talks About The School District's Funds

Following this year's state legislature and the some 140 education related bills, educators are still sifting through how it all shakes, but it looks like some of the important things like per pupil spending were funded. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City School District
5:35 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Eihausen Runs For The Park City School Board

Thursday is the final day for school board candidate filings. So far, four have thrown in their bid for the District 5 seat which encompasses the Summit Park, Pinebrook, Timberline area, etc. One of the candidates is a longtime volunteer Julie Eihausen. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City High School
5:54 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Park City High School Has Some Presidential Scholars

Two Park City High School seniors have been named at Presidential Scholar candidates. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Community Scholarships
5:16 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Community Scholarship Program Seeks Donors

The Community Scholarship Fund grants money to some 160 graduating high school seniors through donations made by anyone in the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City School District
6:20 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Conley Reviews The Common Core In School Board Meeting

Standardizing education is the main goal of the Common Core standards being implemented across the nation. At Tuesday's school board meeting, the math portion of the common core will be reviewed. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Education
6:08 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Elizabeth Strasser On Child Nutrition

The Park City School district has a new child nutrition specialist, Elizabeth Strasser. Strasser says with some recent upgrades on school lunch and continual efforts, school lunches are much healthier than the reputation they have. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Budget Woes
2:49 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Park City School District Has $800K Shortfall

Following some unexpected costs and miscalculations, The Park City School district budget comes up short by over $800 thousand dollars this year. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Dual Immersion
12:21 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Middle School Immersion Axed But Foreign Language Skills Will Grow

Park City School District dual immersion language students might not be taking Calculus in French while in high school, but, under the plan revealed by the School District this week, they will get quality foreign language instruction to solidify their skills after fifth grade. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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School Budget
11:57 am
Wed March 5, 2014

School District Falls $600K Short With Budget

Park City School District is coming up short in this year's budget - some of the reason for the shortfall has to do with the reduced revenues from the State. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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