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Superintendent Davis spends time with Sparks Railroaders

Principal Kevin Carroll and his amazing team welcomed me to Sparks High School. I enjoyed hearing about the graduation initiatives from senior class counselors Angela Heard and RD Gutual. They…

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Nevada School Performance Framework Supports Ongoing Work in WCSD: District works in partnership with State to help all students succeed

Reno, NV (September 14, 2018) – The Nevada Department of Education (NDE) has released its statewide school performance framework, a multiple-measure approach to evaluating the progress, successes, and continuing challenges…

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11 WCSD Students Named Semifinalists in 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program

Reno, NV (Sept. 12, 2018) – Eleven high school students in the Washoe County School District (WCSD) have been named semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. They are…

Pleasant Valley Mustangs host Traci Davis

Principal Derek Cordell and I spent time together visiting with students and teachers at Pleasant Valley Elementary School. During the tour, we visited classrooms, the playground, library, and school garden….

Davis enjoys visit to Double Diamond Elementary School

Staff and students at Double Diamond Elementary School, one of our Multi-Track Year-Round schools, hosted me for a visit. I enjoyed visiting with the students and teachers on yellow, purple,…