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Spring Arts in the Time of COVID-19

  • May 22, 2020

WSD held its 10th Annual Spring Arts Festival Fundraiser on Friday, May 22. Students and staff had been preparing carefully for this event and were excited to enjoy it with parents in a brand new way. On Friday morning, a…

WSD Students Learn Digitally During School “Dismissal”

  • March 18, 2020

UPDATE: On Tuesday, April 14, the state announced that Utah’s K-12 public schools will extend their dismissal (or soft closure) through the end of the school year in a continuing effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. --- On March…

Celebrating 10 Years of Success!

  • February 17, 2020

Students, parents, teachers, administrators, and board members past and present joined together on February 12 to celebrate Weilenmann School of Discovery’s 10th year of operation. Woodward Park City hosted the event and provided donuts and hot chocolate for the 300+…

English Language Arts

Steve Williams Named Executive Director of WSD

  • February 11, 2020

The WSD Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Steve Williams as the Executive Director of the Weilenmann School of Discovery beginning July 1, 2020. In their announcement to the school community, the board acknowledged Steve Williams as the…

Enrollment for the 2020-21 School Year

  • January 1, 2020

Enrollment for the 2020-21 school year is now open! New students interested in attending WSD, including new siblings of current WSD students, may now submit the “Intent to Enroll” application for the 2020 - 21 school year. The first lottery…

An Interview with Park City TV

  • October 3, 2019

On September 23, 2019, WSD’s Executive Director, Cindy Phillips, talked with Park City TV host Conrad Iacobellis. They discussed Cindy’s background in education, the approaching 10 year anniversary of Weilenmann School of Discovery, and what makes this charter school so…

Shared Vision, Shared Leadership: The WSD Model

  • June 24, 2019

Last spring, an article was published in the online educational magazine, Edutopia, that featured Weilenmann School of Discovery’s administrative model. In the article, educational consultant Heather Wolpert-Gawron made the observation that “one of the elements that makes this school different…

Vicky Fitlow

2020 Executive Director Transition Committee

  • June 11, 2019

Dear Families, The WSD Board of Directors has asked me to serve as Chair of the Executive Director Transition Committee. In that role, I have gathered administrators, consultants, current and former board members, parents, teachers, and experienced leaders from other…

Cindy Phillips

2020 Executive Director Transition

  • June 11, 2019

Dear WSD Families, In January of 2017, after serving for five years as WSD’s Executive Director, I was invited by the WSD Board of Directors to extend my role for three more years. I accepted, and the Board voted unanimously…