Park City

School Board Votes to Change Start Times in 2018

Jun 6, 2017
Park City, Utah

Tuesday, the Park City Board of Education unanimously passed a motion to implement a change in school start times effective for the 2018/19 school year. However, there are still many caveats to getting it done right.  Carolyn Murray was there and has this:

New Transit Programs Coming This Summer

Jun 5, 2017

Park City and parts of Summit County have new and expanded transit services coming on line in June.  The programs all part of Park City’s carbon reduction initiative.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Liz Cantlebary on the left

A Park City High School senior is named the winner of the 2017 Youthlink Utah Young Humanitarian award.  It’s the non-profit organization dedicated to getting young people involved in humanitarian service work locally and abroad. Carolyn Murray has more:

Park City Teachers Grateful for $7000.00 Raise

May 31, 2017

Students, Teachers, Administrators and School Board members gathered in the high school cafeteria on Wednesday to celebrate the Park City School District’s successful teacher contract negotiations. The pay raise announcement had a lot of educators smiling and a lot of students cheering them on. Carolyn Murray was there and has this story.  Click here to watch the video.

Mountain Town Music and Latinos in Action are partnering to bring a Latin music program to Park City.  They’ve lined up a variety of  music including Norteno,  Mariachi, Salsa and Mexican Rock  .  Carolyn Murray has the story.

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees in Round Valley

May 30, 2017
Grandmother Willow Courtesy of Summit Land Conservancy

Park City’s Carbon Sequestration plan includes a tree planting event in Round Valley on Sunday.  They’ve got a couple hundred trees to put in the ground and hope to get a big volunteer turn out.  Carolyn Murray has more details on the green initiative.

Teacher Contract Negotiations Final

May 30, 2017

The Park City School District teacher contract negotiation team has reached a settlement.  The Board of Education meets in Special Regular Session Wednesday from noon to 2 pm.  . Carolyn Murray has more:

Children of undocumented immigrants who are brought to the United States find themselves in a no-man’s land once they age out of public school.  A Park City resident is raising money to help these kids apply for deferred action status.  Carolyn Murray has more on this:

Summer School Program Soars to Success

May 26, 2017

The Park City School District has made significant steps toward closing the achievement gap and one summer school program has had tangible results.  Carolyn Murray has more:

2017 Tour Of Utah Bypassing Park City

May 26, 2017
Tour of Utah photo credit

The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah Press Release on Thursday outlines the start and finish locations of each stage in the professional men's cycling challenge.  Course details and descriptions are included.  Carolyn Murray has more on the event. 

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