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The Public Relations Office helps connect people with information about the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) and the state’s public school system. Here you will find links to the latest news about Utah schools as well as links to social media outlets used by the Utah State Board of Education.

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2023 Press Releases 

December 4

Utah Graduation Rates Show Consistent Growth

November 20

Utah State Board of Education Releases School Designations

November 7

Utah Public School Enrollment Sees a Decline in 2023

November 6

Full-Day Kindergarten Sees Strong Enrollment Increase Across the State

November 2

Utah Public School Enrollment Sees a Decline for the First Time in 2023

October 31

Utah State Board of Education Releases School Report Cards

October 23

Join Us for Utah Apple Crunch Day at the Utah State Capitol

October 6

Viewmont High School Teacher Named 2024 Utah Teacher of the Year

October 4

Schools Across Utah Celebrate State’s First Ever American Founders and Constitution Month

September 28

Utah Students Continue to Demonstrate Upward Trends on Advanced Placement Exams

September 27

Utah State Board of Education Seeking Public Feedback on School Accountability Exception Waiver

September 18

Many Utah LEAs on Track to Meet Reading Goal for Third Grade Students

September 11

Utah Policy for Free and Reduced-Price Meals in the 2023-2024 School Year Announced

August 24

Feedback Sought on Waiver Request to Extend Availability of State Assessment Formula Grant Funds to 2024

August 15

314 Classrooms Added Across Utah as Parents Embrace Full-Day Kindergarten Initiative

August 8

Alpine Overcomes Challenges and Increases Literacy Proficiency with Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS)

August 7

Utah State Board of Education Concludes Personnel Investigation

July 13

Statement on Concerns Regarding Board Member Actions

June 9

USBE is Seeking Public Input on Utah’s Core Standards

June 8

USBE Announces Summer Food Service Program Sites

May 25

USBE Honors 13 Utah Educators and School Leaders with First Ever Science of Reading Awards

May 22 

USBE Finance Committee Holds Special Meeting

May 16 

74 Utah Students Receive Scholarship or Tuition Award

May 15

Three Utah Students Named 2023 U.S. Presidential Scholars

April 12

Summer P-EBT Benefits Help Purchase Food During Summer Months

April 10

Utah Finalists Announced for 2023 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

April 4

Students Selected to attend the 2023 National Youth Science Camp

March 28

USBE Partners with Kids Read Now to Provide Free Books to K-3 Students in Utah

January 29

Board Leadership Statement on Allegations of Educator Rule Violation

January 23

State Board Opposes House Bill 215

January 17

Public Comment Sought on Draft Standards for Two Middle School Courses: College and Career Awareness and Digital Literacy

Public Comment Sought on Updates to Supplemental Science Standards: Anatomy/Physiology, Genetics, Geology, Marine Biology/Oceanography, and Meteorology

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