Wasatch High School

Wasatch High Graduation Attendance Requires Tickets

Apr 26, 2018

Wasatch High School is expecting 480 graduates this May. Hosting that many students has become a challenge for the school. David Boyle has more:

Lassonde Institute University of Utah

$20,000 has been awarded to students in the 2018 Lassonde Institute Utah High School Entrepreneur Challenge.  Out of 150 innovations submitted, five teams from Park City High School and one from Wasatch High School finished in the top 20. 

Exchange Student Found Dead In Wasatch County Home

Mar 23, 2018
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A 17-year-old exchange student from Estonia, Anica Juur, was found dead last weekend at her host home in Midway. She had been staying with a family for the past nine months, attending Wasatch High School. There is no foul play suspected with the unexpected death of the teen.  Carolyn Murray has this.

The Wasatch County School District is responding to another social media post, this one by a 16-year-old student, threatening school violence.  School administrators have communicated the incident through a letter on their website, www.wasatch.edu.  The student has not been charged as of this reporting but is detained in a youth detention center.  Carolyn Murray has this:

A group of Wasatch High School students plan to pay tribute to the lives lost in Parkland, Florida, from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in February. One of the students organizing a remembrance walk out has been surprised by the reaction from her community. Carolyn Murray has this:

Wasatch High School Student Charged With Felony

Mar 1, 2018

A 15- year-old Wasatch High school student was arrested last week and remains in juvenile detention after posting a threatening video on social media. The video was seen by a fellow student and immediately reported to the police. Carolyn Murray has details:

Teen Council Teaches Teens about Teenage Issues

Jul 28, 2017
Planned Parenthood-Teen Council

The fourth year of the Planned Parenthood Teen Council kicks off with a student retreat next month.  The students, once trained in this program, become a resource for other young people who want information about reproductive health, contraception and healthy relationships. Carolyn Murray has more. 

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Wasatch High School is investigating a safe schools violation which occurred in one of the school's parking lots Thursday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

A Park City lawmaker's proposal to raise the tobacco age to 21 died in committee Monday, despite a Wasatch High School student's plea to lawmakers.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.

In May, Wasatch High School made national news when it was reported that the school's yearbook staff had altered student photos without their permission. At this point, the district's superintendent says the issue is still being looked at and he's waiting for a report from the school principal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.