Debbie Worthen

Father outraged over ‘lack of security’ at high school

A father in Granite School District is outraged over what he calls a “lack of security” at Olympus High School.
1 day ago
Zachary Crane and Gabriella Arnold, two students who had their tests destroyed....
Debbie Worthen

High school students retake AP tests after school mix-up destroyed them

Two dozen Green Canyon High School students in North Logan won’t get credit for AP tests they took last May as the tests were mistakenly destroyed in transit.
2 days ago
Parent Kristen Pexton said the SHARP survey gave an insight into what's happening with her teenager...
Mike Anderson

How helpful is Utah’s SHARP survey? Parents have just days to give input

Utah parents have one more week to give their feedback on the State Board of Education's decision to pull its support for the Student Health and Risk Prevention survey, otherwise known as SHARP.
3 days ago
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Debbie Worthen

Parent advocacy group celebrates kids with special needs

A rally in Draper brings hundred of people together to celebrate inclusion for kids with special needs.
3 days ago
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Shelby Lofton

A Spanish Fork high school homecoming dress code causes tension between students and faculty

Upset students are speaking out tonight after being turned away from their homecoming dance.
3 days ago
A group of students touring Alta View Hospital in Sandy. (Mark Less)...
Alex Cabrero

Black Physicians of Utah host Medicine Immersion Day

A local organization is encouraging Utah's Black youth to consider a career field in health and medicine to diversify the medical field.
6 days ago
FILE: Timothy Gadson starts work as the new Salt Lake City Superintendent on July 1....
Madison Swenson

SLC School District parting ways with superintendent

The Salt Lake City School District has officially parted ways with Superintendent Timothy Gadson.
7 days ago
Teachers, secretaries and recess monitors in the Murray School District are dealing with students s...
Ladd Egan

‘It’s a mess’: Dog poop on school grounds growing problem in Murray District

Recess is supposed to be fun, but lately, it’s turning into a stinky mess for students in the Murray School District because of dog feces littering the playground.
7 days ago
Madison Swenson

Two Taylorsville schools put under temporary lockout protocol

Two schools in the Granite School District were briefly on lockout Thursday due to some "suspicious activity" nearby.
8 days ago
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Karah Brackin

Sen. Grover proposes bill to help with potential split from Alpine School District

A Utah state senator is pushing to clarify what it would mean for families and the community if Orem decides to part ways with the Alpine School District.
9 days ago
Former Vice President Mike Pence speaks at Utah Valley University in Orem on Tuesday. Pence visited...
Logan Stefanich, & Michael Houck, KSL TV

Mike Pence calls for stricter abortion laws, strengthening military during Utah visit

Former Vice President Mike Pence visited the Beehive State Tuesday to a packed audience at Utah Valley University's Gray R. Herbert Institute for Public Policy Fall Forum.
10 days ago
Layton High School as police responded to the stabbing....
Eliza Pace & Alex Cabrero

Layton High School student stabbed; juvenile in custody

A Layton high school student was stabbed Tuesday afternoon, and the school was placed on "lockout" after the suspect fled.
10 days ago
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Karah Brackin

Bountiful school installs new water system after lead scare

Over the summer, St. Olaf Catholic School tested its drinking water as they do every year. This time, though, tests came back showing signs of lead in the water.
10 days ago
Shara Park

Students get back to the basics, reduce technology use on ‘Mindful Monday’

As teachers and students look for ways to balance the use of technology in the classroom, one school in Sandy starts the week off by getting back to the basics with "Mindful Mondays."
10 days ago
Ladd Egan

Anonymous donor pledges nearly $100K to cover meals at Utah elementary school

Parents of students at Manila Elementary School awoke Monday to a surprising email announcing that a private donor will be paying for school meals for the entire school year.
11 days ago
The BYU campus in Provo, Utah....
Karah Brackin

BYU students respond to Oregon game chant

Over the weekend, Brigham Young University took on the University of Oregon in an away game, but the home team's chants are the main focus.
11 days ago
Westminster College in Salt Lake City is pictured on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. (Kristin Murphy, Des...
Michael Houck

Westminster College will be Westminster University in 2023

Westminster College announced it will be known as "Westminster University" starting Fall 2023.
11 days ago
Hundreds of UGA students are unable to move into a new student housing complex because the building...
Madeline Montgomery, WGCL

Construction delays leave hundreds of Atlanta students with no place to live

Hundreds of UGA students are unable to move into a new student housing complex because the building is still one big construction site.
13 days ago
Lauren Steinbrecher

‘Pride, Not Prejudice’ conference to teach educators inclusion in classroom

The Utah Pride Center is getting ready to teach hundreds of educators, students, parents, and caregivers how to create supportive and open school environments for LGBTQIA+ students.
14 days ago
Karah Brackin

‘Home Away From Home’ program underway at the U

With the semester underway, the University of Utah is connecting alumni faculty and staff in the area who have extra room in their home with students who need housing. It’s called the "Home Away From Home" Program. 
16 days ago
Deanie Wimmer

Chronic Absenteeism leads to rise in F grades in most of Utah’s largest school districts

Schools all over Utah are dealing with the problem of chronic absenteeism. Educators are seeing thousands of absences, and as a result, failing grades.
17 days ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge walk into Lambrook School alongside Prince George, 9, (left) Prin...
Sana Noor Haq, CNN

Royal children George, Charlotte and Louis arrive for first day at new school

Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, the children of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, arrived for their first day at a new school on Wednesday.
22 days ago
Alex Cabrero

University of Utah: Two racially-motivated incidents have taken place on campus

The University of Utah says enough is enough. In the first couple weeks of fall classes, university officials say there were two racially-motivated incidents on campus.
27 days ago
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Eliza Pace

Professor sues SUU after sanctions for refusing to use they/them pronouns for a student

A professor is suing Southern Utah University after being disciplined for refusing to use the preferred pronouns of "they/them" for a non-binary student in his class.
29 days ago
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