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Preschool registration available for 2011-12 school year

Park City School District is expanding the preschool program at McPolin, Jeremy Ranch, Parley’s Park and Trailside elementary schools for district residents during the 2011-2012 school year. Registration will be held Thursday, March 10, at Parley’s Park Elementary, Monday, March 14, at McPolin Elementary and Wednesday, March 16, at Parley’s Park Elementary from 5:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Registration packets will be available at all elementary schools and on the district website. Proof of residency, a birth certificate, immunizations records and a $30 registration fee are required. Students must be 3 or 4 years old before Oct. 15 to enroll. Annual tuition is $180 or $20 if the student qualifies for free-or-reduced lunch.

March is Education Awareness Month

March is Education Awareness Month in the Park City School District. The Park City Education Foundation and the district will host a series of conversations on education.

March 10: Park City’s local schools Update, including the Park City School District, Park City Day School, Weilenmann School, and The Winter Sports School and Temple Har Shalom at 7 p.m.

March 16: Importance of Pre-K and afterschool enrichment in closing the achievement gap in our community held at the Park City High School Lecture Hall at 7 p.m.

Community Education cooking classes expanded

Park City School District Community Education is adding an additional session of the popular cooking class ‘The Five Best Pasta Sauces’ Wednesday, March 16, from 6-9 p.m. To register, call Jane Toly at 435-615-0215 or go to Classes are held at Park City High School.