This month, the school district received $325,000 from Tooele County as part of a surplus of funds they received from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, (CARES), Act. The federal stimulus aimed at COVID-19 relief is flexible in nature; the school district can use the funds for a wide variety of efforts including distance/remote learning, school meals, supporting at-risk student populations, mental and physical health, supplemental learning, facilities/equipment, and maintaining continuity of core staff and services. (To read more click on the title)
Digital Teaching and Learning Initiative brings additional technology training to teachers and devices to students. Last month, the Tooele County School District Board of Education approved a formal Digital Teaching and Learning Initiative that not only aims to train teachers on how to more effectively use technology in the classroom but also bring the district to a one-device-per-student ratio.
18KTooele County School District is K-12 with 26 schools and approximately 18,000 students enrolled.69%Of the 2018-19 graduating class, 69% of those graduates were Career and Technical Education pathway completers. The state average is 20%.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.4 STEMWe have four state-designated STEM schools. STEM curriculum covers four specific disciplines — science, technology, engineering, and mathematics — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach.7,286 Sq MilesThe boundaries of TCSD cover 7,286 square miles.1:1Wendover High, Dugway K-12, Ibapah Elementary and Vernon Elementary have laptops for every student.