Achievement Highlights

30 Jul Director of Bands Honored

The Public Education Foundation honored Foothill High School’s Director of Bands, Travis Pardee, with the Myra Greenspun Teacher Excellence Award on April 21, 2015. The award recognizes an exemplary public school teacher who is successful in using innovative teaching strategies and raising student achievement. It...

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30 Jul Math Teacher Recognition

Laughlin Junior/Senior High School mathematics teacher John DelQuadro was highlighted in the Laughlin Nevada Times. His passion for math is summed up by saying that, “You can’t do real life without doing math. Everything in the whole world is described by math.”...

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30 Jul Solar Energy Systems

A Solar Award from PUC for new 125 kW Solar Energy systems was provided to four Title I middle schools (Harney, Findlay, Faiss, and Bailey). The electricity generated by each system may flow back into NV Energy's grid, where the District will receive and retain...

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30 Jul Parent University

Cram Middle School Assistant Principal Derek Fialkiewicz designed and implemented Parent University to help parents learn mathematics. Mr. Fialkiewicz and nine math teachers teach mathematics to parents so that they can help their children with math homework and tests. On alternating Saturdays, Parent University offers...

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30 Jul Solar Energy Systems

A Solar Award from PUC for new 125 kW Solar Energy systems was provided to four Title I middle schools (Harney, Findlay, Faiss, and Bailey). The electricity generated by each system may flow back into NV Energy's grid, where the District will receive and retain...

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30 Jul JV Quiz Competition

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...

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30 Jul Varsity Cheers team

Out of 103 teams, the Lied Middle School Varsity Cheer girls competed against two other teams from California at the JAMZ Nationals competition in February 2015 to win the national champion title....

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30 Jul JV 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...

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30 Jul Hour of Code

Eldorado High School won a $10,000 prize for its efforts to promote the annual Hour of Code activities that took place in December 2014.   The Hour of Code is organized by Code.org, a public 501c3 non-profit dedicated to expanding participation in computer science by making...

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