Amy Hunt

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:02) Utah Avalanche Forecast Center report.

( 01:09) Mask mandate addressed in last nights Summit County Council meeting as Rick Brough reports.

( 04:56) Summit County Council Member Chris Robinson recaps Wednesday's meeting.

( 22:00) Amy Hunt Chief Academic Officer of the PCSD talks about the achievement gap and how the funds coming from the American Rescue Plan will help address kids who need extra support getting caught up since COVID.

PCSD

The Park City Board of Education approved a change to the bell schedule for Treasure Mountain Junior High and Park City High School to give more time to adequately help those students learning from home. It will take effect at the start of the new marking period which is Oct 19.

Half of the Park City High School student body is learning from home due to quarantine or having chosen the remote learning option offered by the district. With COVID-19 impacts on in school attendance, teachers are managing both modes of learning and it is taking a toll.