Winter Weather 101: Canyons District’s Emergency Closure Guidelines

As Utah’s winter season approaches, here’s a reminder of Canyons District’s procedures and guidelines regarding snow closures and delays.   First and foremost, it’s important to know that Canyons District will make every effort to keep schools open and operating as usual. Snow storms can wreak havoc with morning commutes, but weather-related school closures and delays are rare.  In

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Alta’s McGill Selected to Lead Canyons’ Student Services

Dr. Brian McGill is the new Director of Student Services in Canyons School District.  The current principal of Alta High was chosen for the post after a competitive selection process. The Board of Education approved Dr. McGill’s appointment on Tuesday, Nov. 30.  He will start work in the new role

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Ken Rowley Appointed New Principal of Alta High

Ken Rowley is applying a farmer’s wisdom to the tasks in front of him as he assumes the role of principal at Alta High: “As my dad would tell me, it’s time to roll up the sleeves and get to work.”  Rowley, who has been an educator for 26 years,

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‘Season of Giving’ Well Under Way Around Canyons District

With the spirit of gratitude and giving that accompanies the holiday season, an abundance of food, clothing, and gifts are being gathered and given by students, families, and local organizations across Canyons School District. The heartfelt donations and deliveries recall a Brian Tracy recommendation: “Always give without remembering and always

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