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What's happening in our district...

Board of Education Information

April 1, 2014 - Board Report

April 1, 2014 - Board Business Meeting Agenda

March 18, 2014 - Board Report

March 18, 2014 - Board Study Session Agenda

 

Board Meeting agendas, minutes and recordings

Salt Lake City School District News and Events...

Lifetime Achievement Award

Rosanne Henderson, the district's Fine Arts Supervisor, is the winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Sorenson Legacy Foundation. Ms. Henderson was selected from nominees throughout the state for her work in building an exemplary fine arts program in Salt Lake City School District. She will receive $5,000 and be honored at a banquet on April 25.

Posted: April 22, 2014back to top


2014 Annual Asbestos Notification

In accordance with the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act, (AHERA) this is to serve as the annual notification for the Salt Lake City School District for 2014. Building re-inspections are being conducted on a six-month cycle. Each school’s Asbestos Management Plan is available for review in the building's main office or the custodial area.

Asbestos awareness training is required annually for all maintenance and custodial personnel and is being completed throughout the year on the district's online safety training program. New employee training should be completed no more than 60 days from the start of employment. Anyone in need of this training or with questions regarding asbestos should contact Steve Bennett in Auxiliary Services at (801) 974-8392.

In the last year, asbestos abatement projects have been completed at Lincoln Elementary and Highland High School. We are currently planning any projects that will be needed in the coming year.

Posted: April 21, 2014back to top


West High Student Wins Anti-drug Art Contest

West High School student Quincy Bowen's 'Zombie' Entry won First Place in the Salt Lake City Police Student Art Contest. Bowen was awarded a $2,500 scholarship and a Macbook Air. The police department will use the winning entry to raise awareness among teens about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse.

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Posted: April 14, 2014back to top


Fifth-grade Students Make and Donate Quilts

A unique classroom project has helped a fifth-grade class at Whittier Elementary School learn a valuable life lesson: donating time and energy to serve others. The students made and donated quilts to Primary Children's Medical Center.

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Posted: April 11, 2014back to top


West High Teacher Receives Honor

West High School Spanish Teacher Aileen Aviles was invited to participate in the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Language Acquisition External Review Committee. Aileen contributed her expertise in Spanish language learning and worked with a group of educators from around the world to develop curriculum for the IB Language Program.

Posted: April 11, 2014back to top


Make a Lasting Difference

Come make a difference in your community by participating in the Comcast Cares day at West High School. Get involved in your community and make a lasting impact in your neighborhood. All volunteers will receive a free t-shirt, breakfast, and lunch.

Saturday, April 26, 2014
7 - 8 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast
8 a.m. - noon - Service Projects
Noon - 1 p.m. - Lunch

Fill out the volunteer form and return it to the office at West High School.

Posted: April 10, 2014back to top


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