Park City

Sam Thompson's Tech Leadership Class

Treasure Mountain Junior High 8th graders ventured into a social media free experiment last week.  The kids in the Student Tech Leadership class gave up social media for a solid week.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The Project for a Deeper Understanding holds its quarterly panel discussion on Thursday, October 5th.  The issue is Fake News  and the Demise of Public Discourse and with the current political and social climate, it is a timely conversation.  The organizers hope to have diversity of opinion and lively discourse.  KPCW General Manger, Renai Bodley will moderate.  Join in person or listen to the live broadcast starting at 7.

Park City High School

After expert input and a year’s worth of study, the Park City School Board voted  this past summer in favor of moving start times for High School and Junior High students. But it’s not finalized when the changes will take effect.  Carolyn Murray has more.  

Park City School District Wants Public Input.

Oct 2, 2017
Park City School District

The first of the Park City School District Strategic Planning Meeting  was held Monday.  The purpose was to gather input from the public on the direction they want the school district to take as it faces overcrowding and changes in the future of education. Carolyn Murray has more:  

Park City Hopes to Break Shotski World Record

Oct 2, 2017
Park City Rotary

Park City holds the second annual shot ski event coming October 14th.  The Sunrise Rotary, sponsoring the fundraiser, hopes to line 1250 participants up and down Main Street.  It’s not just about fundraising.    Carolyn Murray has more:   

 

The Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation representatives believe the Winter Olympics should return to SLC and they’re looking at the 2026 or 2030 games as potential dates.  The argument is the infrastructure is all in place and it won’t cost tax payers a thing. Carolyn Murray has more:

Deer Valley Sale Still Not Final

Sep 28, 2017
Deer Valley Ski Resort

 The Deer Valley sale to the KSL and Crown Family partnership isn’t final yet.  The purchasing group still hasn’t settled on a name and the president of Deer Valley says nothing will change as they prepare for the coming ski season.    Carolyn Murray has more. 

Ski Magazine Rates Deer Valley Number 1

Sep 28, 2017
Deer Valley Ski Resort

The annual Ski Magazine Readers Survey once again rates Deer Valley number one.  It’s been several years since holding the top spot and the head of the company says it’s no lie that number one is more fun.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Resignations Impact "Experience" on School Board

Sep 27, 2017
Park City School District

Two Park City School Board Presidents have resigned in the past 4 months.  Longevity on the board is dwindling with the longest serving member   only 2 years and 9 months into her term.  Carolyn Murray has more on this.

Utah State Board Of Education

The State of Utah released the Sage Test Scores earlier this week and school leaders weren’t surprised to see one of Park City schools receive a failing grade.    Carolyn Murray has this:  

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