Thanks to funds from a Digital Teaching and Learning Grant from the Utah Legislature, 4th and 5th grade classes at three elementary schools within Tooele County School District will receive 550 Google Chromebooks.
By: Amanda Warner-Jones.
As a Tooele County native, I am excited to join the team at the Tooele Education Foundation and give back to the schools that are so dear to me. I grew up in Pine Canyon, active in sports, FFA and many other activities. These opportunities left a lasting impression on me and love for Tooele County, which I carry into my work at the Tooele Education Foundation.
Teens spend an average of 6.5 hours per day on electronics...What is this doing to their brain?! Dr. Christy Kane will talk about how electronics are changing the human brain. The event will be held October 16th, 6:30 p.m. at Clarke N. Johnsen Jr. High. This is a free event open to the public.
16KTooele County School District is K-12 with approximately 16,600 students enrolled.91%The Tooele County School District graduation rate is 91%. Utah’s statewide graduation rate for 2016 was 85%.96%In 2016, the district had 4,247 students enrolled in a Career and Technical Education course with a 96% graduation rate for students who were CTE concentrators.26TCSD has 15 elementary schools, 3 junior highs, 4 high schools, 1 K-12 school, 1 special education pre-K, 1 alternative school, and 1 online K-12 school.8 DLITCSD has 8 schools with a Dual Language Immersion program. We offer open enrollment DLI in French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.2 STEMWe have 2 state-designated STEM schools that create strong instruction for college & career readiness focusing on Science, Technology, Education, and Mathematics.7,286 Sq MilesTooele County School district covers 7,286 square miles.1:1Wendover High, Dugway K-12, Ibapah Elementary and Vernon Elementary have laptops for every student.