PCSD

Grade Realignment Goes Into Effect 2019

Apr 19, 2017

The Park City School Board voted unanimously to postpone grade realignment until 2019 providing district facilities are ready to accommodate students.  Carolyn Murray attended Tuesday’s meeting and has this:

PCSD Uses New Texting Tool to Communicate About Bond

Apr 7, 2017

As the Park City School District proceeds with the November 2017 bond initiative, a new texting program will give district administration the ability to engage instantly with the public. They’ll be able to take comments and answer questions immediately.    Carolyn Murray has more. 

Trailside Students Meditating

Breathing, visualization, active listening and some yoga poses are part of the Trailside Elementary School Mindfulness Pilot Program .It’s held weekly for about 20 minutes per grade level and it’s funded by a grant from the Park City Ed Foundation.  Carolyn Murray visited the school and has this:

Summit County Sheriff's Department Image

The Summit County Sheriff’s Department is investigating two separate episodes involving an adult man approaching children who were walking home from their bus stop.  Carolyn Murray has more on this:

Park City Tax payers will be deciding if they want to pay for a school bond in November.  They have a tool that can be used by a property owner if they want to calculate their personal tax obligation based on several scenarios.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The Park City School Board received an update on the Dyslexia Pilot Program which is currently underway at McPolin Elementary.  The Board will decide this spring if it should be implemented in all four of Park City’s elementary schools.  Carolyn Murray has more:

The Park City Board of Education meets next Monday, the 27th.  The agenda includes a price tag for the proposed High School Expansion project.  Last week, they voted to rescind implementing grade realignment for next school year because they don’t have the room to accommodate 9th graders into the existing high school. Carolyn Murray has this:

After two Treasure Mountain Junior High School 8th graders died from a synthetic opiate overdose in September, Park City High School Journalism students, Jordan Blake and Jenny Burgess decided to get involved.  Carolyn Murray has more on this:

Park City School District has all but decided to not move forward with grade realignment until the 2018/19 school year.  Many considerations were taken into account in a more than 2 hour discussion of the multiple issues facing the School Board.  Carolyn Murray attended the meeting and has this:

The Park City School board has a full agenda for Tuesday’s board meeting.  The public is encouraged to stay informed with the multiple projects underway in the district.  Carolyn Murray has more.

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