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Five WCSD Grads Receive National Merit Scholarships

Reno, NV (July 18, 2017) — The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced that five high school seniors from the Washoe County School District (WCSD) have been awarded college-sponsored scholarships…

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WCSD Receives State Grant for Social Workers

School counselors, social workers, and other mental health professionals play a critical role in providing services and support for students, staff, and families in the Washoe County School District. Now,…

Hug High School JROTC Leadership Success!

The Procter Hug High School JROTC Leadership team has taken eighth place in a national JROTC competition in Washington, D.C. The JROTC Leadership & Academic Bowl (JLAB) is a nationally…

Woo-Betts Create Partnerships Between High School and Elementary Students

Woo-Betts Create Partnerships Between High School and Elementary Students

Jenny Hixson, a teacher at Roger Corbett Elementary, had an intriguing idea during a road trip. What would happen if there was a collaboration between her third-grade students and nearby…

Multicultural Senior Recognition Day

Multicultural Senior Recognition Day

This past Monday I was honored to be part of the Sixth Annual Multicultural Senior Recognition Day. This annual event celebrates the diversity of our students with a special event…