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Nevada PTA Events

Alabama PTA has been conducting “Why PTA is Still Relevant” workshops across the great state of Alabama. They are covering a variety of topics including advocacy, membership and Alabama College and Career Readiness Standards. The workshops have been held in Huntsville and Montgomery and two additional workshops are planned for Mobile and Tuscaloosa. I was thrilled to see a huge turnout of administrators at the Montgomery event! Excellent job team!

Nevada PTA Summer Slide

With school coming to an end, many parents worry about the “Summer Slide.” This morning, Parenting Resource, Learning Heroes, and the Nevada PTA share tips on keeping your children motivated, engaged and learning through summer! Watch the video here:

PTA Awards

Blue Ribbon Schools – The U.S. Department of Education selected Sue H. Morrow and Glen C. Taylor Elementary Schools, and Sig Rogich Middle School as 2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools for their overall excellence among only 335 public and private schools recognized nationwide. National PTA – Sandra L. Thompson Elementary School was one of only 124 schools to receive the National PTA School of Excellence award in September 2015 for its outstanding

Summer Leadership Training

The trainings will be: Saturday, June 18 at Palo Verde HS (333 S Pavilion Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89144) Saturday, July 23 (Reno) – location to be determined and Saturday, August 13 at Chaparral HS (3850 Annie Oakley Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89121). Saturday, September 10 at Spring Creek ES (Elko, NV) Registration begins at 8:00am. Workshops will end at 4pm. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Please mail

Clark County School District

New school will bring relief to two nearby schools over capacity LAS VEGAS – The Clark County School District (CCSD) broke ground on a new elementary school near the intersection of Chartan Avenue and Pioneer Way. It is the fourth of six new elementary schools that will break ground in 2016, with funds from the 2015 Capital Improvement Program. State Senator Becky Harris (D-9) was in attendance to help commemorate

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,