Park City School Board

Leslie Thatcher

The Park City Education Association (PCEA) is hosting a public forum tonight to introduce the community to the five candidates running for two seats on the Park City Board of Education in next month's primary.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

Primary election day in Summit County isn't going to be busy for the County Clerk's office. Clerk Kent Jones confirms that there will be only one county-wide contests, for Democrats, and three School Board races. Rick Brough has more.

With long term forecasting and getting an overview of the budget months before it has to be approved, the Park City school board hopes to avoid some of the budget shortfalls the district has been plagued with in the past. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City school board is wrestling with the safety of students and concern for the property owners who live near the district's four elementary schools as they consider a recommendation to install fencing at all four schools. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

With two school board seats up for grabs in the coming elections and the filling window now closed - four candidates are vying for the District 5 seat. One of those is Julia Nirula. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Longtime educator and former athletic director and assistant principal of Park City High School, Doug Payne will run for the Park City school board. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Voters in Summit County have a good-sized roster of candidates to choose from in the 2014 elections for county, school board and state-wide offices.

As the filing window closed at 5 o'clock yesterday, the results showed - among other things - a large field of contenders running for a Park City school board seat, and also for County Auditor.

And while it looks like Representative Mel Brown wouldn't have any competition, a trio of challengers filed against him in the final hours Thursday. RIck Brough has more.

The Park City school board meets Tuesday in a work session at 9 am.  Budgetary discussions, a review of the district's strategic plan and more plans for the dual immersion program are on the agenda.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Hoping to finish the District Learning Plan sooner than later, the Park City School Board will spend most of the meeting Tuesday discussing the plan.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City School Board will look at math grading, risky behavior on the decline and the dual immersion program in its Tuesday meeting. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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