Being a teenager isn’t always easy. One in five kids between the ages of 13 and 18 live with some sort of mental health condition, and suicide is the third leading cause of death for individuals between the ages of 10 and 24. Sometimes kids who are struggling don’t know where to turn. Officials at the Grand County School District hope to make finding help easier through the SafeUT app.
After holding a Truth in Taxation hearing on August 3, the Grand County Board of Education has approved the district’s tax rates for the 2016-2017 fiscal year. After a brief presentation from Grand County Schools Business Administrator Robert Farnsworth, the board voted in favor of freezing the tax rates in order to help pull in new funds that can be used for capital building projects, and help offset the impacts of inflation.
Have you ever walked through the halls of HMK and wondered about some of the amazing art that hangs on the walls?