salt lake city school district http://kuer.org en Salt Lake City School District Apologizes For Witholding School Lunches http://kuer.org/post/salt-lake-city-school-district-apologizes-witholding-school-lunches <p></p><p></p><p>A spokesperson for Salt Lake City School District says Uintah Elementary School made a mistake by taking away the lunches of students who owed money. Now state lawmakers say they want to get to the bottom of it.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">District Spokesman Jason Olsen says on Tuesday cafeteria workers at </span>Uintah<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Elementary School threw away the lunches of about 32 students whose lunch accounts were in the negative. Those students were instead given a partial lunch of fruit and milk. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:18:40 +0000 Whittney Evans 41501 at http://kuer.org Salt Lake City School District Apologizes For Witholding School Lunches KUER News Pod: Wednesday June 5, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-june-5-2013 <p>The Salt Lake City School Board approves a tax hike, Kennecott Utah Copper announces they are done with layoffs - for now, and the Salt Lake County Council Okays a proposal for a mutual commitment registry.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F95570180&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 18:02:37 +0000 Brian Grimmett 30417 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday June 5, 2013 Salt Lake City School District Weighs Tax Hike http://kuer.org/post/salt-lake-city-school-district-weighs-tax-hike <p></p><p></p><p>The Salt Lake City School Board discussed the possibility of a property tax increase last night. District officials say a 3.47 percent increase is needed to sustain current programs and provide a salary increase for teachers.&nbsp;</p><p>The property tax increase amounts to an additional $12.65 a year for a taxpayer who owns a $100,000 home.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 06:12:53 +0000 Whittney Evans 29650 at http://kuer.org Salt Lake City School District Weighs Tax Hike