2018 Superintendent Search

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The Board of School Trustees is seeking input about the profile for a new superintendent. The selection process as well as the Town Hall Meetings will be managed by Ray & Associates. Please join the discussion for one of the Town Hall Meetings.   Meeting Dates & Locations All meetings will be streamed live on http://ccsd.net by Vegas PBS, and an … Read More

Family Learning Resource Academy (FLRA)

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Parents/families are invited to a FREE learning opportunity provided by the Family and Community Engagement Services (FACES) Department of CCSD! Family Learning Resource Academy (FLRA) Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Whitney Community Recreation Center 5712 Missouri Avenue Las Vegas, NV  89122 (Cross streets: E Tropicana and Boulder Highway) The guest presenters, Vegas PBS, will focus on literacy … Read More

Low Cost Internet

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Cox Connect2Compete opens a world of opportunity for families that have a K-12 student and receive government assistance. Low Cost Internet Offer Surveys indicate that in the United States, more than 80% of all teachers believe that online learning improves education. While many consider access to technology at home to be critically important to the quality of a student’s education, … Read More


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Dear Parents, Grandparents, and Guardians 2018 has begun and we are ready for it! As we commence a second semester of learning, I am truly happy to share with you that students and parents at this school now have access to SafeVoice. SafeVoice offers a hotline, mobile app, and website to anonymously report threats to the safety or well-being of … Read More

CCSD Seeking Input on Gender Diverse Guidelines

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The Clark County School District is looking for your input on whether we should develop written guidance on how to ensure gender diverse students feel safe and respected in school. A working group has been meeting for several months and has recommended that CCSD develop both a policy/regulation and administrative guidelines regarding gender diverse students. The group also suggested some … Read More

ACT Test Day: February 27

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The annual ACT test will be administered on Tuesday, February 27. Taking the ACT during the school day is a great benefit to you. Why, you ask? What can the ACT test do for me? Save money in college! Both UNR and UNLV award scholarship amounts based on standardized test scores and GPA. Earning at least an 18 in English … Read More

The Learner Perspective

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Before you became a teacher, you were a student — just like those you teach today. But as Brenda Hernandez from Nevada Learning Academy shares sometimes we need a reminder of what it’s like to be a student. “We want to make sure our courses are quality courses. So we are putting our staff through QM’s Teaching Online Certificate (TOC) … Read More

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

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We can all help prevent suicide. Every year, the Lifeline and other mental health organizations and individuals across the U.S. and around the world raise awareness of suicide prevention during September, National Suicide Prevention Month. If you need help or believe that another student needs help, please contact your school counselor.

NV Promise Scholarship

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Recent legislation was signed into law with the aim of increasing college participation and preparing our youth to enter the workforce. This legislation, Senate Bill 391, created the Nevada Promise Scholarship.  For those who qualify, this scholarship will pay any remaining tuition and mandatory fees at a Nevada community college after Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Governor Guinn … Read More