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The Park City Board of Education met Tuesday  morning in a work session. The School Board’s goals were discussed which included a new policy on how the board will communicate with the media. Job survey results were presented and Board President, Andrew Caplan read a statement about their plans to bond for capital projects next year.  Carolyn Murray has this:

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The Park City School District’s newly established master planning committee met for the 1st time last week. Committee members will meet regularly for the next eight months to identify the district’s educational direction. Based on suggestions from the community, a 15-person steering committee will bring options to an executive board who will then make final recommendations to the school board. Carolyn Murray has this:  

   

Park City School District Business Administrator Todd Hauber sits on the Executive Committee. He describes the master planning process as layered.  

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:

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A Master Planning consultant presented the Park City Board of Education with a comprehensive outline of data they would need to finalize a district wide master plan.  The Master Plan would define the facility needs of the district now and 5 to 10 years into the future.  Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City Board of Education meets  Tuesday for their final meeting of 2017. Associate Director from the Utah School Board Association plans to present strategies for hiring a replacement for departing superintendent Ember Conley.  Other agenda items include a detailed discussion of the Master Planning process along with budget and tax increase conversations. Carolyn Murray has this:

The Park City Board of Education is pushing ahead with finalizing their Strategic Plan while the Master Planning process, is just now gearing up.  But with the failure of the South Summit School Bond initiative on Tuesday, it’s got Park City’s Board Members taking stock.  Carolyn Murray has this:

A group of about 50 teachers, students, administrators, civic leaders and citizens-at-large convened to brainstorm  possible solutions for the Kearns School Campus.  With budget no option for this session, creativity flowed.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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