Despite community concerns, the Park City board of education is moving ahead on plans for a new $5 million building - but what the building will be used for still isn't clear. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
Amid a flood of concern from students, teachers, parents, and the community, the Park City School Board appeared to compromise on the proposed $5,000,000 building for possible future district needs, but in doing so confused the issue even further. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The Park City School District has a $46,000,000 operating budget and $66,000,000 total in various funds. Yet the district scrutinizes the budget each year to attempt to keep it out of the red. A budget meeting takes place Tuesday morning to work toward the adoption of the final budget at the end of June. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The Park City school district just two years after a tax increase face an upcoming deficiency, district officials say they'll again make cuts and have said another tax increase may be on the horizon. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Park City School District Superintendent Ember Conley sat down with Leslie Thatcher at KPCW Monday morning to preview several topics on the Board of Education's Work Session agenda, including the District learning plan, long school bus routes, budget deficits and the proposed professional development building. The full interview follows.