Canyons District is celebrating the opening of these schools with ribbon-cutting celebrations. The public is invited to the following events:
- Corner Canyon High — Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 9 a.m.
- Draper Park Middle — Wednesday, Aug.14 at 5 p.m.
- Butler Middle — Wednesday, Aug. 14 at 6 p.m.
Draper Park Middle, 13133 S. 1300 East, which is also making history as the first public middle school in Draper, has three academic wings that house high-tech classrooms, a fully integrated media center with a TV production studio and a 700-seat auditorium, to name a few of the school’s exciting features.
Butler Middle, 7530 S. 2700 East, has a gymnasium with an elevated indoor running track and fitness rooms dedicated to dance and strength training, a 1,000-seat auditorium theater made possible, in part, by a financial contribution from Cottonwood Heights , and an expanded cafeteria and spacious commons area.