Park City School District

Erin Grady

A longtime local and Park City High School graduate, Erin Grady, was named to serve the unexpired term of school board member Julie Eihausen. 

Erin Grady was one of two candidates for the position. She has lived in Park City for 34 years and was educated in Park City schools. She currently serves as co-president of the PTA at Parleys’ Park Elementary school. She is also a board member of PC READS and the Figure Skating Club of Park City. She also served for 12 years as communications manager for Deer Valley Resort.

Park City High School

This is Park City High School’s second year to host Utah College Application week.  Representatives from each college and university across the state will visit the school to help students complete submit their respective college applications. Carolyn Murray has this:  

The Park City Board of Education is pushing ahead with finalizing their Strategic Plan while the Master Planning process, is just now gearing up.  But with the failure of the South Summit School Bond initiative on Tuesday, it’s got Park City’s Board Members taking stock.  Carolyn Murray has this:

High School Principal Takes Leave of Absence

Nov 8, 2017

Park City School District Superintendent Ember Conley announced Wednesday that Park City High School Principal Bob O’Connor will be taking a personal leave, effective immediately.

School Board Interviews Candidates to Fill Open Seat

Nov 6, 2017
Park City School District

Two candidates have applied for the Park City School Board seat opening up in February.  Julie Eihausen is resigning from the board effective early February.  Interviews for her replacement are Tuesday starting at 9 am.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City Board of Education

The Park City Board of Education held their last public Strategic Planning session on Wednesday evening.  Teachers and administrators were not invited to attend.  This was in response to an early October meeting where parents said they were uncomfortable talking openly about their issues in front of school staff.   Carolyn Murray has this: 

Park City School District

The Park City Board of Education is finalizing the district strategic plan in the next week.  They’re holding one more public input session on Wednesday evening and hope to hear from school district residents.   

The South Summit School District is looking at growth pressures in the long term -- not least because the massive Silver Creek Village, with its 1300 residential units, will build out in the coming decades. As part of their response, the district is launching a new school called the Silver Summit Academy. Rick Brough has more.

Park City School District

Dyslexia is an unexpected difficulty in learning to read write and spell.    Park City Reads and the Park City Education Foundation brings a renowned expert in to talk about a new reading program rolling out in the district’s elementary schools. Carolyn Murray has this:

Spurred by a successful pilot program last year at McPolin Elementary, a public-private partnership at the Park City School District has established an initiative to help out dyslexic youngsters and other students who struggle with reading. Rick Brough has more.

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