Park City School District

The dual immersion language program in the Park City School District is thriving, but at the same time, a few red flags are being raised as the program grows and as the now nearly bilingual students grow into the middle school grades. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City School District has published its list of capital expenditures - from a health and safety punch list - to a few things desired by teachers and administrators to make the job of education go a little more smoothly. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Seussville, Park City Style!
March 3, 2014

Calling Volunteers!
Put on your striped hat and find your red bow tie; we need volunteers to read to our children.

Let us celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday by making it a day to increase student literacy. Volunteer to read to Park City School District Elementary Students on March 3, 2014. For every volunteer that reads to students, their teacher will receive an age appropriate book for their classroom library.

Sign up is available on the schools website.

With insurance, retirement, and operational costs increasing slightly beyond where the Park City school district projected, efficiency has become the new buzz word. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

A recent survey of more than 900 Park City School District adolescents suggests that while alcohol consumption is on the decline, marijuana use may be increasing. Lynn Ware Peek has m0re.

The Park City School Board will look at math grading, risky behavior on the decline and the dual immersion program in its Tuesday meeting. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Blended Learning is a new wave of learning that the Park City School District is considering. It incorporates technology but differs from standard on-line learning in that a teacher facilitates it within the walls of a classroom. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

The Park City School District associate superintendent of teaching, learning and technology, Lori Gardner, has retired and is being replaced by an interim director while a national search for a permanent curriculum director ensues. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

As the Park City school board tackles the preliminary school district budget, some deficits are on the horizon for the next few years. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Blended Learning is a new catch phrase you'll hear around the Park City School District. It combines a greater amount of technology into teacher directed learning. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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