K-12 Education

Computer systems in the Alpine School District are being investigated after the district's technolo...
Adam Small

Alpine schools investigating “suspicious” computer activity

The issue involves the Alpine district's computer software. On Tuesday, the district said they noticed suspicious activity.
6 days ago
A bill working its way through the Utah Legislature could open the door for online, private, charte...
Adam Small

Non-public-school students could more easily play sports under a new bill

Bill sponsor, Rep. Jordan Teuscher, R-South Jordan, said the bill would level the playing field for some students.
7 days ago
A group of students at the Jean Massieu School of the Deaf is making blankets for pet dogs and cats...
Allie Litzinger

Students making pet blankets to donate to the Humane Society of Utah

The Kindness Club at Jean Massieu School of the Deaf is making blankets for pet dogs and cats at the Humane Society of Utah.
7 days ago
Shots were reportedly fired in the parking lot of Taylorsville High School on Thursday afternoon, l...
Simone Seikaly

Three teens in custody after fight, shooting at Taylorsville High

Shots were reportedly fired in the parking lot of Taylorsville High School on Thursday afternoon, leading to lockdown and lockout procedures.
12 days ago
utah jazz educator award winners...
Andrew Gordon

Spanish Fork teacher is year’s first Jazz “Most Valuable Educator”

The Jazz "Most Valuable Educator" honor comes with a custom Jazz jersey and $1,000 grant for the winning teacher's classroom.
13 days ago
The bill that would give parents money for private school is quickly moving through the Utah Legisl...
Lindsay Aerts

Utah State Board of Education calls special vote on school choice bill

The Utah State Board of Education will vote on whether to support a bill that would create a school choice scholarship and increase teacher salaries.
16 days ago
The bill that would give parents money for private school is quickly moving through the Utah Legisl...
Simone Seikaly

H.B. 215, combining “school choice” and teacher raises, approved by Utah House

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox has said previously that he would not approve a voucher, or school choice program that didn't include a teacher pay bonus.
18 days ago
girls play tackle football...
Randall Jeppesen

Girls’ tackle football lawsuit reinstated

Several girls filed a lawsuit in 2017 to get three Utah school districts to create tackle football teams for girls.
21 days ago
salt lake city school district offices are shown, they were just given an audit...
Aimee Cobabe

Salt Lake City School District looking at possible school closures

The Salt Lake City School District is looking at closing schools, but closures probably won't happen for another year as the school looks at options.
26 days ago
utah school enrollment...
Allessandra Harris

Davis School District has support team for military-connected children

Davis School District has a Military Support Team that provides help for students with connections to the military.
26 days ago
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Mark Jackson

Program connects special needs kids and student-athletes through soccer

A Davis County program is bringing student-athletes and kids with special needs together through playing soccer.
26 days ago
Francisco Daniel Aguilar, 17, is charged with aggravated murder, attempted aggravated murder and fe...
Samantha Herrera

16-year-old shot dead in Piute County, 17-year-old suspect in custody

The Piute County School District did not expand on the situation but said it had resources available to anyone in need.
29 days ago
A bill that could make its way to the Utah legislature in the 2023 session would require school dis...
Lindsay Aerts

Bill would require Utah school districts to notify parents of change in student name, pronouns 

The potential pronoun bill's sponsor said it will prohibit school districts from creating a written plan about pronouns that doesn't notify parents.
1 month ago
UVU graduation...
Cami Mondeaux

UVU to host drive-thru graduation with largest class in school history

UVU announced it would be hosting its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020, implementing a drive-thru system to maintain social distancing.
3 years ago
Students in graduation caps. The Utah graduation rate went up over the past few years....
Curt Gresseth

Live Mic: Coach gives Class of 2020 a thumbs-up

One Utah high school coach said the pandemic has given the Class of 2020 something they can carry with them for the rest of their lives: resilience.
3 years ago
Students in graduation caps. The Utah graduation rate went up over the past few years....
Curt Gresseth

Live Mic: High school senior navigates graduation, serious life challenges

Lee Lonsberry honors 2020 Corner Canyon High School senior and soon-to-be graduate John Glavin, who is embarking on a career in the Navy.
3 years ago
Krispy Kreme has created "Graduate Dozen" boxes for high school and college seniors.
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Allen Kim, CNN

Krispy Kreme is giving away free donuts to graduating seniors dressed in their caps and gowns

On Tuesday, Krispy Kreme will give its "Graduate Dozen" boxes to high school or college seniors who visit any Krispy Kreme dressed in their graduation caps and gowns or "Class of 2020" shirts or gear.
3 years ago
Students in graduation caps. The Utah graduation rate went up over the past few years....
Curt Gresseth

Despite missing out on graduation, senior upbeat about the future

The pandemic may mean a number of students are missing their high school graduation ceremonies, but one Utah senior isn't letting it ruin her hopes.
3 years ago
Marine...
Kelli Pierce

Class of 2020: Going into the Marine Corps to help people

Alexander Falkner has been studying at the Utah Military Academy since the seventh grade and now he's graduating and heading out to the Marine Corps. 
3 years ago
No one knows when concerts will return, so in the meantime, this will have to do....
Brian Ries, CNN

Oprah holds virtual graduation, other virtual gatherings

No one knows when concerts will return, so in the meantime, this will have to do.
3 years ago
Students at a Brooklyn middle school have a 'duck and cover' practice drill in preparation for a nu...
Christopher Dawson, CNN

Advice to seniors from seniors about graduating in the time of a national crisis

Here is guidance, senior to senior, from those who graduated in the midst of epidemics, wars and the fight for equal rights.
3 years ago
Paige Kennedy is graduating with a 3.9 GPA and has a full ride to Southern Utah University to study...
Kelli Pierce

The Class of 2020: Overcoming anxiety to graduate on top

Paige Kennedy will be attending SUU on a full scholarship and hopes to help cure diseases someday. But it took more than just brains to get to the top of the class; Paige has dealt with major anxiety for years. 
3 years ago
healing prom...
Kelli Pierce

Class of 2020: After family tragedy, 8-year-old asks aunt to “healing prom”

Many teens are disappointed this year because they can't attend prom.  But one family in East Millcreek held their own healing prom for their graduating senior which helped with the disappointment and to heal from a devastating tragedy.
3 years ago
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Emily Ashmead

Honoring the Class of 2020

Years of effort culminate to a single moment. Friends and family cheer, gifts are given, caps are thrown and, finally, high school seniors receive their diplomas. By now we know the Class of 2020 is unable to experience a traditional graduation ceremony, but that doesn’t mean they have been forgotten. This week, May 11-15, KSL […]
3 years ago

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