News Archive 2016-17 School Year

School Highlight: A History of Emerson Elementary

Did you know that Emerson Elementary is one of the oldest schools in Salt Lake District?

Bonneville Fun Run

Over 500 Bonneville students took to the sidewalks to raise money for school programs and events.

Best-selling Author Visits Dilworth Elementary School

Ms. Haddix spoke to the students about how she creates her characters and the settings of her books.

Emerson Community Garden

Emerson Elementary's community garden is in full bloom with plants and learning.

Highland Park Jog-a-thon

Fitness, fun, and fund raising go hand in hand at Highland Park Elementary's Jog-a-thon.

Guest Author Articles

We are pleased each month to feature a series of articles from students and employees. October's articles come from students at Franklin Elementary, Wasatch Elementary Principal Deborah Candler, and Fine Arts Supervisor Adam Eskelson. We hope you enjoy them.

Best-selling Author Visits Bryant Middle School

Author Margaret Peterson Haddix recently visited Bryant Middle School and spoke with students about how she writes her books.

The Incredible Edible Insect Show

Highland Park Elementary kindergarten students have a knack for making bugs... and eating them!

Top Title I School in 2015-16

Edison Elementary is beaming with pride, after being named a Top School in the district.

Indian Hills Fun Run

Indian Hills students recently had a chance to get fit and help raise money for the school at the same time.

Hillside Peer Tutor Program

Hillside Middle School students have developed some unique friendships through an elective class called “peer tutoring.”

Learning Positive Behavior Through Carnivals

Ensign Elementary is focusing on positive beahvior, and they are using carnivals to help teach the lessons.

A New Mural at Escalante

A new 60-foot mural at Escalante Elementary paints the picture of school success.

Back to School Traditions: Glendale/Mountain View Carnival

At the first of each school year, Glendale and Mountain View celebrate with a neighborhood carnival.

A Trip to Silver Lake

Highland Park Elementary fourth-grade students recently took a trip to Silver Lake, a chance to learn outside the classroom.

Guest Author Series: Cathy Johnson, Dilworth Elementary

We are pleased to present the second article in our guest author series. This article comes from Cathy Johnson, a 6th grade teacher at Dilworth Elementary.

Guest Author Series: Nathan Elkins, North Star Elementary

We are pleased to announce a new series of articles by employees and students throughout the district. Our first article comes from Nathan Elkins, the Principal at North Star Elementary.

Back to School Traditions: Parkview Elementary

Each year on the first day of school students, families, and employees gather to raise the flag at Parkview Elementary.

Back to School Traditions: East High School

The Leopard Prowl at East High welcomed this year's freshmen to the school.

Our Teachers Are Always Learning

It's not just the students who learn new things at school. Check out this story from Dilworth Elementary.


School Highlight: Franklin Fire Drill

Each year our schools conduct drills so students know just what to do in the event of an emergency.

East High Pep Rally East High Pep Rally


Three Salt Lake City School District teachers are being recognized by the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.  

Breakfast with the Superintendent

Enjoy a cup of coffee or hot chocolate and a sweet treat as you mingle with the superintendent, school leadership, and other parents. (en español)

State and Regional Child Nutrition Awards

Three employees from our Child Nutrtion Department were recently named the best in the state.

Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow

Congratulations to Nathan Auck, a teacher at the Horizonte Instruction and Training Center. He has been selected as an Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow at the U.S. Department of Energy.

Previous Years:

2014-15 News Archive
2015-16 News Archive

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