Achievement Highlights

30 Jul Track Field Invitational

Virgin Valley High School boys placed fourth and the girls, fifth, at the annual Grant Bushman Track and Field Invitational at the Moapa Valley High School Jeff Keel Stadium on March 27, 2015, in Overton, Nevada....

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30 Jul STEM Competition

Four Sunrise Mountain High School students won a nationwide STEM competition sponsored by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association and other aerospace organizations. As a result of winning, the students, their teacher, and two advisors received an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington state for two weeks this...

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30 Jul Magnet Schools of America

Seventeen magnet schools received prestigious merit awards from Magnet Schools of America (MSA). MSA recognizes schools that display a commitment to academic standards, curriculum innovation, diversity efforts, specialized teaching, parent engagement, and community involvement. The following schools earned the 2015 MSA Magnet School of Excellence...

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30 Jul Turnaround School

Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky announced the addition of two elementary schools, Matt Kelly and H.P. Fitzgerald, to the Turnaround Zone (TAZ). The recommendation to the superintendent was made by a CCSD staff and community review committee led by Board of School Trustees President Dr. Linda E....

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30 Jul History Essay Contest

Arbor View High School ninth-grade student Caleb Rivers was the winner of his school's 2015 Black History Month essay contest. His essay, “My Heritage,” was the winning entry among dozens of entries, and he received a gift card to a local restaurant....

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30 Jul Non-Profit Foundation

Beverly Rogers, the wife of longtime television station owner, Jim Rogers (Nevada philanthropist and education advocate), launched a non-profit foundation in his memory on January 21, 2015, with a pledge to fully fund college scholarships to the college or higher education institute of their choice...

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