Education briefs, July 1-3 |

Education briefs, July 1-3


Park City Day School announces changes

The Park City Day School has announced changes to its staff for the 2015-2016 school year. According to the school’s website,, the changes are as follows: Kim Schofield will serve as office manager for the middle school, Tracy Roberts will teach kindergarten, Kaara Peterson will teach first grade, Brandy Garcia will teach second-graders, Meg Marsland will teach fourth grade, Joseph Dvorak will teach fifth grade, while Megan Ollett is moving from second grade to third grade. The school boasts that each teacher brings diverse life and educational experience.

Park City School District offers free lunches

The Park City School District’s child nutrition department is providing free meals to children under 18 throughout the summer. According to the district’s website,, the program takes place at the lunchroom in McPolin Elementary School. The program will run Monday through Thursday through July 23. Breakfast is served from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., while lunch goes from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Adults can also eat, at a cost of $2.50 for breakfast and $3.50 for lunch. Contact the school district at 435-645-5600 for more information.

North Summit students need to be vaccinated

The North Summit School District is reminding parents that incoming seventh-graders need to vaccinated before school starts. According to the district’s website,, students must be able to show proof of having received the Tdap vaccine, the meningococcal vaccine and the varicella vaccine. Students who do not have proofs of vaccination will not be allowed to start school. For more information, visit the district’s website or contact the district at 435-336-5654. School nurse Linda Wilde can also be reached at 435-336-2101.