SOUTH WEBER -- Davis County's newest charter school, HighMark Charter School, will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, on South Weber Drive west of Highway 89 and the Frontage Road, to mark the beginning of construction on a building that will serve 580 students in grades K-9.
School representatives and area dignitaries will attend.
The school will include a media center, library, gymnasium, classrooms, commons areas and a school store.
HMCS will also host open houses from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the following dates for anyone interested in learning more about the school:
- Nov. 29 at Pleasant Valley Library.
- Dec. 6 in South Weber.
- Dec. 13 in Mountain Green.
- Jan. 17 at Riverdale City Community Center.
The charter school is scheduled to open in August 2012. For more details, visit www.HMCharterSchool.org.