News of Interest

Three Clark County Schools Receive National PTA Schools Of Excellence

Two-a-day PTA meetings, assigned classroom ambassadors and widespread buy-in are  are just a few of the unique PTA efforts that have to be made in a city like Las Vegas to have success. The same efforts that resulted in national recognition.  This school year three schools in the Clark County School District were selected as National PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Schools of Excellence. The three schools to receive the award

Summer resources for parents and students available online

CCSD summer page provides a one-stop shop for all things summer LAS VEGAS – Summer is here, and to help ensure a safe and productive break, the Clark County School District (CCSD) has provided parents with a list of activities and resources to keep students busy and learning. Parents and students can visit, a one-stop shop with information on a variety of topics including summer classes, food service programs,

Outreach, retention boosts graduation numbers

  Rising graduation rates tell story of improving district LAS VEGAS – School Board Trustee Lorraine Alderman and Superintendent Dwight D. Jones joined students and educators to announce that the District anticipates nearly 15,000 high school graduates, which represents an approximately 65 percent graduation rate, about 13 percentage points higher than the number of students who were on track to graduate at the beginning of the school year.  The District