Taking the GED test in Utah will be a bit different in 2014. The high school equivalency test is being updated nationwide, with a focus on better preparing students for secondary education and workforce readiness. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
At least one Park City High School student has made a public protest against the new Park City Police Department safety liaison, saying he profiles students based on the way they look and the clothes they wear. But the school district says the officer may just be trying to raise awareness about some clothing brands and other habits of a drug culture that does exist, even at Park City High. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
An incident at Ecker Hill Middle School involving a student who was reported to be out of control, and claimed he had a knife resulted in what the school is calling only rumors about a total lock-down.
The Park City School board meetings take place monthly, and provide the community a variety of updates on what's going on with Park City Schools. If you've never attended before, you're encouraged to come; Tuesday's meeting is at 4:00 PM at the School District offices on Kearns Boulevard. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.
A community forum on education hosted by Park City schools Superintendent Ember Conley reviewed what the community thinks the school district is doing well, and what needs improvement. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
For the ninth year, students at Treasure MOuntain Junior High have a chance to see what life will be like after graduation. "Reality Town" is being held on Tuesday for the eighth grade. Rick Brough has more.
In celebration of The International Day of the Girl across the whole community, the public is invited to Tuesday's free screening of the film, "Girl Rising". The film sheds light on the importance of educating girls across the globe. Lynn Ware Peek has more.