Education Briefs for Nov. 7 through Nov. 13
November 6, 2012
Bully Prevention Forum
Park City Elementary school counselors are scheduled to present a Bully Prevention Parent Forum Wednesday Nov. 14, 2012 in the Park City High School Lecture Hall. The event is scheduled 7 to 8 p.m. and will serve as an opportunity for parents on younger students to join in the Anti-Bullying Coalition formed earlier this year at Treasure Mountain Middle School. Elementary Counselors, Administrators, and members of the Park City Community Anti- Bully Coalition will be in attendance.
Town Hall meeting on underage drinking
Park City High School is scheduled to host a Town Hall meeting Thursday, Nov. 15 at the Park City High School Lecture Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. Craig Povey, the Program Administrator from the Utah Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health, will speak along with Bobbi Anderson, a Utah mother who lost her son to underage drinking. A light meal will be served. For more information, contact Sam Walsh at 435-645-5657 ext. 2026.
Practice ACT at PCHS
The Practice ACT Exam (PLAN) will be given at the Park City High School Saturday, Nov. 10 at 8 a.m. The Park City High School Comprehensive Guidance Department will be administering the PLAN to sophomores. The PLAN includes academic tests in English, mathematics, reading and science, an interest inventory with career assessment information, a student information section on student plans and goal and college readiness advice. Sophomores interested in taking PLAN should see Rebekka Monson, the counseling secretary, for registration materials. The deadline to register is Nov. 7 and is on a first-come, first-serve basis. There are a limited number of tests available. The cost is $20 and can be payable by cash or check.