Achievement Highlights

07 Aug CCSD highlights Class of 2015 graduation achievements

The Clark County School District (CCSD) recently celebrated the major milestones achieved by the Class of 2015 who were honored during high school commencement ceremonies in June. The graduation season commemorated each student's unique road to success, as well as the obstacles they overcame in...

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30 Jul Essay Contest

Burkholder Middle School history teachers Sylvia Demasi and Tony Birtolo, and their students, participated in the recent "We the People: Founding Fathers" essay contest. Burkholder Middle School students dominated the competition, winning a majority of the nine categories. Student Cole Miele took first place and...

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30 Jul Junior Varsity Quiz

Thirty-five CCSD middle and junior high schools took part in the Junior Varsity Quiz competition on March 14, 2015, at Harney Middle School. The room winners were as follows: Blue League: Johnston Middle School, Molasky Junior High School, Saville Middle School, and Swainston Middle School;...

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30 Jul National Geographic State Bee

The 2015 Nevada National Geographic State Bee was held on April 3, 2015, at Tarkanian Middle School. Angel Cruz, an eighth-grader from Johnson Junior High School took second place, and Amal Anilkumar, an eighth-grader from Greenspun Junior High School took third place. Brian Montes, an...

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30 Jul National Title I Distinguished School Award

Hyde Park Middle School and Silvestri Junior High School received the National Title I Distinguished Schools Award at the 2015 National Title I conference. Hyde Park Middle School was selected because it exhibited exceptional student performance for two or more consecutive years. Silvestri Junior High...

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