Mark your calendars for Thursday, Oct. 26, when Ecker Hill Middle School hosts a Parent Night. Students and parents from throughout Park City School District are welcome to attend.
The 6 p.m. event in the school auditorium will feature Dr. Ben Belnap, the district’s Assistant Superintendent of Student Wellness, who will speak on substance abuse prevention. Dr. Belnap is a licensed psychologist who was previously a behavior specialist for the Washington County School District and clinical director of assessment for a treatment center for girls in Hurricane, Utah.
The evening will also feature Cole Parkinson from the Utah Attorney General’s Office who will speak about Internet safety. He is an area director with Utah NetSmartz. NetSmartz is a Utah program provided by the Boys & Girls Clubs throughout the state and is managed by the Utah Office of the Attorney General. He will discuss cyberbullying, Internet predators, social networking dangers, and more.