Park City School District

The Park City School District has had six superintendents in 24 years. With Ember Conley’s resignation it puts the school board, once again, in the search and recruitment mode.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

The Park City Board of Education meets  Tuesday for their final meeting of 2017. Associate Director from the Utah School Board Association plans to present strategies for hiring a replacement for departing superintendent Ember Conley.  Other agenda items include a detailed discussion of the Master Planning process along with budget and tax increase conversations. Carolyn Murray has this:

A state audit has found the Park City School District was not in compliance with the state procurement process. The district hired a contractor about a year and a half ago to upgrade 6 schools to LED technology.  Carolyn Murray has this:

It’s uncertain how the federal tax overhaul underway in Washington will impact the average American.  Teachers in Utah have some skin in the game and are waiting to see how the changes will affect their out of pocket spending for their classrooms.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School District superintendent Ember Conley announced she will complete her current contact through the end of the school district and will not seek renewal. Leslie Thatcher has more.

School District Leaders Criticized During Public Input

Nov 29, 2017

The Park City Board of Education came under fire during the public input portion at their last board meeting November 21st. School Leaders say the criticism is unwarranted. Carolyn Murray has this report:

School Budget May Increase $7 million Next Year

Nov 27, 2017
Park City School District

The Park City School District is looking at a budget increase of about 7 million dollars for next school year. In the past, budget talks happened in the winter and early spring of the calendar year but the school district is taking a different approach now.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

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:

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