Utah Highway Patrol

The Utah Highway Patrol canine unit and the Park City Police Department conducted a routine drug search Tuesday morning at Park City High School.  Multiple hits were detected by the search dogs.  One case has been referred to Juvenile Court.  Carolyn Murray has this:

On November 14th a Park City High School student reported seeing a man pointing a gun across a field on the Kearns campus.  The man saw the student, concealed the gun and walked away.  The incident fell under the Park City Attorney’s Office jurisdiction.  Three months later, the prosecutor is now able to provide a statement to the media.   Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City School district will hold a first-ever Career and Technical Education conference for students in 5th through 11th grades. The hope is to engage students and families in understanding career pathways that are offered in the school district. Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School District

AT&T Inc. needs to boost its cell signal and has approached the Park City School District with a proposal to place cell towers on the Eccles auditorium. The images provided by the telecom company show the towers will not exceed the height of the existing building.  Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City School District is a step closer to a master plan although there is still no firm date for completion. With the demographic study recently completed, they’re ready to enter the next phase, which involves collecting a large amount of internal data.   Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City School District hired the consulting firm Lewis Young Robinson & Burningham, Inc. to predict student growth through 2027. The firm estimates that 476 new students are likely to come into the district over the next 10 years. Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City School Board meets in work session Tuesday.  Erin Grady will take an oath of office as the newly assigned board member who is filling Julie Eihausen’s vacated seat.   The 2019 budget, demographics and a 10-year growth projection will be discussed.   Carolyn Murray has this:

It’s widely reported that Utah has a teacher shortage. With the legislature looking at a number of education bills, it’s uncertain the impact new laws will have on the Park City School District.  Carolyn Murray has this: 

Julie Eihausen, a Park City School Board member since January 2015, is vacating her seat early as the school district faces significant staff turnover and financial issues. Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School District, Matt Nagel, Liis Rametto, Steve Cuttita

The Park City School District celebrated three teachers who have earned National Board Certification, which can take up to 600 hours of outside work.  Matt Nagel and Steve Cuttitta from Park City High School and Liis Rametta from Jeremy Ranch Elementary School were the three honored during the Jan. 16  school board meeting.