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Recent News Releases


December 9

Mark Huntsman elected new chair of Utah State Board of Education

November 22

Utah’s High School Graduation Rate Rises to 85 Percent in 2016

November 10

Utah’s Public Schools Add 10,580 Students This Year

October 27

Utah Eighth Graders Top Nation in Science; Fourth Graders Ranked Eighth

October 24

More Utah Students Take AP Exams, Passing Rate Still Surpasses Nation

October 7

State Board Endorses Ballot Measure That Would Better Fund Schools

October 6

New Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind Campus Opens in SLC

September 15

More Students Proficient in Math, Science, But School Grades Down

September 9

State Board to Recommend Legislative Changes to Utah’s Assessment and Accountability Systems

September 9

State Board Changes Rule after Listening to Public Comments

September 9

West High AVID Teacher Named Utah Teacher of the Year

September 8

State Charter School Board Names Lambert Executive Director

September 6

Utah Schools Aim to Decrease Chronic Absenteeism

September 6

Utah Science and Math Teachers Named Finalists for Presidential Teaching Award

August 24

Utah ACT Composite Scores Hold Steady in 2016 Amid National Decline; English Scores Up One-tenth; Math Scores Down One-tenth

August 12

State Office of Rehabilitation Opens Waiting List to Serve More than 2,300 Utahns with Disabilities

August 3

State Charter School Board Names Finalists for Executive Director

August 2

State Board Seeks Local Flexibility in New Federal Education Regulations

June 30

Utah State Board of Education and Staff to Use One Name

June 29

National School Lunch, School Breakfast, After School Snack and Special Milk Programs Policy Announced

June 23

Sydnee Dickson Named Utah's State Superintendent of Public Instruction

May 19

Utah State Safety Skill Competition Set Saturday for School Bus Drivers

February 2

Utah Winners of Martin Luther King (MLK) Essay, Video Contest Named

January 15

Six Utah Sites Chosen to Pilot Early Childhood Education Programs

January 6

Canyons, Alpine, Washington District Educators Named Utah Principals of the Year

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