Education briefs, June 3-5
June 2, 2015
Park City High School to host commencement
Park City High School will hold its commencement ceremony for the graduating class of 2015 at 5 p.m. Friday at Dozier Field. According to the school’s website, graduates must participate in two graduation practices, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday. Those who do not attend cannot sit with the class during graduation. Caps and gowns will be distributed Wednesday after school. If there is inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to the Eccles Center and each student will be given up to four tickets for friends and family. Tickets will not be required if graduation remains at Dozier Field.
Board of Education holds interviews
The Park City Board of Education was scheduled to interview three candidates this week to fill its upcoming vacancy. According to the Board of Education’s agenda, James Meyer and Phillip Caplan were set to be interviewed during Tuesday’s public meeting, while the interview for Anne Bransford, a late applicant, was set for Wednesday morning. The person selected for the position will be replacing longtime Board member Moe Hickey, who recently announced he is moving from his precinct and stepping down June 30. The Board is scheduled to vote on the replacement at its June 16 meeting.
Camp Invention comes to Parley’s Park Parley’s Park Elementary School will host Camp Invention, a summer enrichment program, from June 8 through June 12. According to a press release, the camp, which is for first-graders through sixth-graders, fosters innovation and creativity. The camp focuses on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts and incorporates outdoor activities. For more information, or to register, visit campinvention.org.