Education Briefs: July 9-12, 2014
Homeschool Information Night
Parents who would like to homeschool their children can have their questions answered at Homeschool Info Night Tuesday, July 22, from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 133 of the Kimball Junction Library located at 1885 W. Ute Blvd.
The open house event will provide resources and curriculum for review as well as information about local homeschool groups and co-ops. For more information, contact Carrie Piper at firstname.lastname@example.org.
World Cup-Themed Summer Camp
Ecker Hill Middle School is scheduled to host a World Cup-themed summer camp July 28 through Aug. 1 for students in the French Dual-Language Immersion program who are comfortable with speaking the basics of the language. The entire camp will be conducted in French.
Topics and activities will range from discussion of imports and exports from France to the other sports France and its related countries play. For more information, contact Michele Roepke at 435-729-9406.
PCSD School Board Meetings
The Park City School District Board of Education has scheduled its meetings for the 2014-2015 school year. Meetings will continue to be held on Tuesdays at the District Office located at 2700 Kearns Blvd.
The 4 p.m. regular sessions are scheduled for Aug. 19, Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 9, Jan. 20, Feb. 3, March 17, April 21, May 19 and June 16. The 9 a.m. work sessions will be held Aug. 12, Sept. 2, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Jan. 6, March 3, May 5 and June 2. For more information, contact Lorie Pearce at 435-645-5600.
A Park City student’s desire to reduce plastic waste led to engineering a new set of utensils, the Sporknife.