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The Park City School District will have the new Superintendent in place by the start of school in August.  She comes from the Greenwich, Connecticut school district which shares common goals and objectives.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Superintendent Jill Gildea leaves the Greenwich School District effective the end of July and according to Park City Business Administrator Todd Hauber, she’ll be in Park City no later than the 23rd of August. 

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The Park City Board of Education plans to spend about $1 million out of the $20 million capital account surplus to purchase a house for use by the incoming Superintendent.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School Board President, Andrew Caplan says when they began the search process to replace Ember Conley, they did a tremendous amount of community outreach, meeting with about 150 stakeholders.  He says they decided early on they wanted to insure current and future superintendents would be able to live in the community.          

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The Park City School Board was not able to vote on the 2018-19 Budget or on the proposed $5.6 million tax increase during the regularly scheduled board meeting on Tuesday.  They had just two of five board members and therefore no quorum to legally vote on any of the action items on the agenda.  Carolyn Murray has this:

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Summer vacation is now officially underway for Park City students. Wednesday was the final day of school. Seniors graduated last week.  Changes are coming for the 2018/19 school year with a new Superintendent and a new High School Principal joining the Administrative team.    Carolyn Murray has this:

Dr. Kathleen Einhorn has spent her career in Public Education and will be retiring from the Park City School District the end of July.  Her most recent district assignment was to stand in for former High School Principal, Bob O’Connor. But her background covers a variety of positions in the classroom, curriculum leadership and administration. Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City 8th Grade English Teacher Suspended

Jun 6, 2018
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A Treasure Mountain Junior High School Teacher is suspended for presenting the lyrics of an Eminem song to her 8th grade class earlier last month.   According to some reports, one student complained of the lyrics to parents who then contacted Administration which has resulted in the teacher’s suspension and an investigation.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Ethel Preston KPCW / Superintendent Jill Gildae

The Park City School District has a new Superintendent starting in August.  She has over 10 years of experience running school districts with her most recent stint in this past year as the leader of the Greenwich, Connecticut Public School District.   Carolyn Murray has this:

Jill Gildea

The Park City Board unanimously approved Dr. Jill Gildea to be the new Superintendent replacing Ember Conley who did not renew her contract with the school district in 2017.  Dr. Gildea most recently was head of the Greenwich Public School System in Connecticut.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

Members of the cross-country team that inspired the movie "McFarland, USA" came to Park City to speak to students about their journey. David Boyle has more:

School Board Is Hiring

May 2, 2018

The Park City School District is interviewing superintendent candidates on Saturday and they’re in the midst of a hiring frenzy for many other openings. There are 13 positions already approved for next year and administrators are hoping for school board approval for another seven new Interventionist and vice principal positions.  On May 1, Interim Superintendent David Gomez announced two administrative appointments for the 2018-19 school year. Carolyn Murray has this:

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