Education briefs: Park City Film hosts kid screenings over break
Park City Film hosts kid screenings over break
Park City Film is hosting film screenings for students over the February break, according to a newsletter. All screenings are scheduled to take place at 4 p.m. at the Jim Santy Auditorium. “Monsters vs. Aliens” is set to screen on Wednesday, Feb. 20; “Pelé: Birth of a Legend” is set to screen on Thursday, Feb. 21; and “Incredibles 2” is set to screen on Friday, Feb. 22. The events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit parkcityfilm.org/film/presidents-day-school-break-film-series/.
School districts hiring substitute teachers
Park City School District and South Summit School District are hiring substitute teachers, according to the districts’ websites. Teachers are needed in Park City School District for all grade levels and subject areas, including preschool, special education and dual immersion. To apply, visit pcschools.us and click on jobs. To apply for a position in South Summit School District, visit https://bit.ly/2TWSPJT.
Jeremy Ranch Elementary School to host book fair
Jeremy Ranch Elementary School is set to host its book fair March 4 to March 7 from 7:45 to 8:15 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:45 to 4 p.m. each day, according to the school’s newsletter. Those who are not able to attend the fair in person can visit the online book fair from Feb. 22 through March 14. The online book fair is available at scholastic.com/bf/jeremyranchelementaryschool. The parent-teacher organization plans to supply breakfast to parents who browse the fair with their kids on March 7, from 7 to 8 a.m. Parents can also purchase and donate books from teachers’ wish boxes. Those interested in volunteering for the fair can sign up at https://bit.ly/2BJ7Zv7.
A Parkite who immigrated to the U.S. when he was 13 is giving scholarships and internships to three first-generation graduates from PCHS.