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Hillcrest High School student Steven Guzman, an aspiring hip-hop musician, in January was named the Boys and Girls Clubs of South Valley Youth of the Year.  He also is serving as the clubs' youth representative for 2010. Guzman, a sophomore, aims to become the first in his family to graduate high school and go to college. Read more about Guzman in the Salt Lake Tribune.
Canyons District has announced the times and dates of its high school graduation ceremonies: Alta High School — June 2, 10 a.m. at Utah Valley University Brighton High School — June 2, 2 p.m. at the E Center Hillcrest High School — June 2, 6 p.m. at the E Center Jordan High School — June 2, 10 a.m. at South Towne Expo Center South Park School — June 1, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Utah State Prison   Entrada — May 24, 7 p.m., Brighton High School Jordan Valley School — May 27, 11 a.m., Jordan Valley School
Park Lane Elementary will celebrate its 30-year anniversary on Monday, April 26.  Former students, teachers and principals are invited to attend the 6:30 p.m. party at the school, 9965 S. 2300 East, Sandy. A photo slideshow of events from the past three decades will play throughout the event.
Wednesday, 07 April 2010 20:05

CSD Teachers In Car-Giveaway Contest

Canyons District teachers have been nominated for a chance to win the use of a 2010 Nissan Rogue for two years and a $1,000 Visa card for classroom supplies. How do they win? In the tradition of “American Idol” and “Dancing With The Stars,” the public is asked to vote for the teacher who has gone above and beyond the call of classroom duty. Contest organizers say the vote tally will play a big part in determining which teachers drive away with first, second and third prize. Second place receives a $750 Visa card for supplies and third place receives…
A Hillcrest High School teacher is one of only 37 teachers nationwide to be honored with a Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumni Association Inspirational Teacher Award. Biology teacher Phil Talbot was surprised last week in his fourth-period class by Principal Sue Malone, who informed Talbot’s students that he’d been selected for one of the 2010 awards. The honor is given to outstanding former teachers of current MIT students who wish to thank their high school mentors for helping them prepare for the rigors of college and careers. “I know he works you hard, but I know he doesn’t expect you…
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