Education Briefs |

Education Briefs

The next ACT test will be administered on Oct. 25 at Park City High School (PCHS). PCHS is the only high school in Summit County that offers the test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register by Sept. 19. Late registration, with an additional fee, will be accepted until the final postmark deadline of October 3. Students can register online at , or pick up registration packets from the PCHS counseling office. The cost is $31 for the test. Please call the PCHS counseling office at 645-5657 with questions.

Adult English classes offered

The Park City School District is offering adult English as a Second Language (ESL) classes. The classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. The classes began Sept. 3 and run throughout the school year. There is a $20 registration fee for the entire year. Classes will be taught at all English levels and are open to Park City residents only. Child care will be provided. The classes will be taught at the Learning Center at 2400 Kearns Blvd. For more information, call 645-5600 ext. 1447.

Celebrate Your Museum Day is coming

When was the last time you visited your local museum? You may want to plan a visit on Sept. 13, which has been declared, "Celebrate Your Museum Day." The Rock Cliff Nature Center will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A naturalist will be available to answer questions. For more information, please contact the Nature Center at 782-3030. Rock Cliff is located on the east end of Jordanelle State Park. A day use fee of $7.00 per carload (up to 8 people) applies. Admission is free to Utah State Park Pass holders.

Fall family festival

The 3rd annual Fall Family Fest will take place on Saturday, Sept.13 to benefit the "Get to Know the Snow & Ice" Scholarship Fund founded by Anne Fortney and Joel Fine. The fund was created to assist local elementary school children who might not otherwise have the opportunity to participate in winter sports activities. The event will be held at the Park City Ice Arena & Sports Complex from noon until 4 p.m. A fee of $10 per car, $5 per person or $2 per bike will be charged to attend the festival. For more information, please call Ginger Ries at 640-1168 or Joel Fine at 901-2171.

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