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The annual US News report of high school rankings is out and for the first time in a while, Park City High School is on the list - making it to the top 500 in the country and number two high school in Utah. Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City High School Ethics Team won the state and regional competition and is now headed to the National Championships at the University of North Carolina. Carolyn Murray talked with the coach and has this:

Park City High School Senior Drowns in Family Hot Tub

Mar 15, 2017

Park City High School senior, Ryan James Mitchell passed away unexpectedly on Sunday.   He was found unresponsive in the family’s hot tub after complaining of a sore back.  Carolyn Murray has this:  

Ryan's family is holding a celebration of his life at the Eccles Center on Sunday, March 19 th from 2 to 5 pm.

The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Ryan's honor to the Park City High School Community Scholarship Program, 1750 Kearns Blvd, Park City Utah 85060.

 

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Park City High School students and teachers were quick to the response Monday afternoon after reports of hate speech surfaced on three apartment buildings across the street from the high school. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On Tuesday, the Park City Board of Education voted to place a capital bond on November’s ballot.  They’ll ask voters to decide how they want to pay for a new 5/6 school and the high school expansion, which are both projects that are needed to accommodate Grade Realignment. Carolyn Murray has more:

Sixty-four million dollars is the price tag to expand Park City High School.  The Board of Education will meet on Tuesday morning and evaluate whether to expand the existing building or to build a new high school.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Park City High School Expansion Plans Progress

Jan 10, 2017

The High School Expansion subcommittee wants to hear what people have to say about the design plans to enlarge the high school to accommodate 9th grade. They have another presentation scheduled for Wednesday.  Carolyn Murray has more:

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The Park City Board of Education will further discuss whether the district should implement drug testing for students. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Cheryl Fox, director of Summit Land Conservancy: Summit County Manager Tom Fisher about Wednesday's County Council meeting; PCHS Band Teacher Bret Hughes has details about this year's Sweetheart Gala on February 12th, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA) Attorney David Garbett discusses their opposition to Congressman Rob Bishop's Wilderness Bill and North Summit School District Superintendent Jerre Homes announces the school board's decision to switch all of their light bulbs to LED.

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