Park City School District

PCSD Incident

Sep 6, 2017

This message just released by the Park City School District:

"Last night at approximately 9:20 p.m., Park City School District Administration was made aware of a social media post via Snapchat of a student putting a gun-like weapon into a backpack and making a statement “all will be better tomorrow.” 

As the Park City School District embarks on this year's theme of Safety and Health, they'll be incorporating the safety of its Hispanic and other ethnic students, now that President Trump has announced he will end the DACA -- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals -- program. This is the program that has allowed young, illegal immigrants the opportunity to receive temporary deferment from having to leave the country, as well as giving them temporary eligibility for a work permit. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Changes Coming to School District's Learning Center

Aug 18, 2017
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The Park City Learning Center is going through changes on a number of fronts.   Curriculum, wall color and even the name will be changing this year. Carolyn Murray has more:

Board Votes No on School Bond

Aug 1, 2017
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The Park City Board of Education voted down running a school bond on November’s ballot.  The motion left any future bond date nebulous.   A small number of the public attended and several gave input.  Carolyn Murray has more on this:  

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The Park City School District Superintendent has made a recommendation to the school board to hold off on running a 100 million dollar bond on November’s ballot.  The meeting to finalize this decision is Tuesday.  Carolyn Murray has more. 

Park City Rotary Gives $125,000 to Local Youth Causes

Jul 19, 2017
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The Park City Rotary gave 125,000 dollars to three local youth oriented non-profits.  The method was unique for the Rotary because their grants are usually smaller and distributed to diverse causes.  Carolyn Murray has more on this.

The four-year-long legal fight between the Park City School District and former Park City High principal Hilary Hays has come to an end. A confidential settlement to Hays' lawsuit has been approved by Governor Gary Herbert's office. Rick Brough has more.

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A new school board member has been named to replace Phil Kaplan who resigned his seat in District 1, earlier in June.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The School Board meets Tuesday afternoon to vote on new hiring recommendations.  A new Assistant Superintendent is expected to be approved along with Compensation Agreements for District Administrative personnel. 

Candidates Interviewed for Board of Education

Jun 8, 2017

The three people applying for the open position on the school board were interviewed on Thursday.    Carolyn Murray attended the interviews and has this to report:

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