Park City High School

The federal lawsuit filed against the Park City School District by former Park City High principal Hilary Hays has come to a confidential settlement. However, there's still a big question mark hanging over the resolution. Due to the size of the settlement, it's been referred to Governor Gary Herbert to be ratified. The parties in the dispute haven't heard from the governor's office yet -- after nearly four months of waiting. Rick Brough 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:

Thousands Respond to School Survey in Two Days

May 4, 2017

The Park City School District has posted a survey on their website urging the community to weigh in on the school start time change options. They’ve had a huge response in just the first day of it being posted.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The annual US News report of high school rankings is out and for the first time in a while, Park City High School is on the list - making it to the top 500 in the country and number two high school in Utah. Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City Board of Education meets next Monday, the 27th.  The agenda includes a price tag for the proposed High School Expansion project.  Last week, they voted to rescind implementing grade realignment for next school year because they don’t have the room to accommodate 9th graders into the existing high school. Carolyn Murray has this:

Improv Group Rises Again at Park City High School

Dec 7, 2016

An improv comedy group at Park City High School has their first performance since being disbanded years ago. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

Beginning December 1st, The National Park Service and the United States Navy will host a 75 year anniversary memorial of the bombing of Pearl Harbor.  The Park City High School Marching Band has a unique opportunity to travel to Hawaii to participate in the event. KPCW’s Carolyn Murray has more.  

The Park City High School expansion Architectural firm had a preliminary unveiling last week where design options were laid out and students and faculty could look over the plans, ask questions and give input.  KPCW’s Carolyn Murray had an opportunity to attend and has this report.

KPCW

  334 teenagers received their diplomas from Park City High School Friday evening at Dozier Field.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has highlights of the ceremony:

Salutatorian Madeline Knauer's speech:   

Valedictorian Jackson Burton's speech: 

Principal Bob O'Connor's speech:  

Senior Class President Nicholas Coleman's speech:  

Student Body President James Morris' speech & song: 

Lynn Ware Peek

334 Park City High school seniors will walk to the proverbial “other side” to graduate at the 2016 commencement ceremony Friday.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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