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Middle School at Sun Valley open house

Community Visits Site of Future Middle School in Sun Valley

Dozens of community members and WCSD staff members gathered at a site in Sun Valley where the District will build a new middle school. The open house offered an opportunity…

Generous Donor Brings Toys to Pre-K Students at Cannan Elementary School

Pre-Kindergarten students at Rita Cannan Elementary School received an early gift from Mike Alt, who donated toys and games to the students as part of his “Can’t Is Not An…

Students and staff host visit at Depoali Middle School

What a great time I had visiting Depoali Middle School. It is always interesting and insightful to learn about each of our schools as they are all unique. I was…

Yerington students visit Swope Middle School

Letter-Writing Campaign Leads to Visit from Yerington Students

A group of GT students at Swope Middle School were studying social justice, dissent, and social-emotional learning when their social studies teacher, Todd Bodensteiner, told them about two students in…

Innovations Principal Taylor Harper Receives National Recognition

Innovations Principal Taylor Harper has received the prestigious Ted Sizer Award from Big Picture Learning. Sizer was a leading educational visionary and reformer whose work helped lead to an revolutionary…