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Classroom at SSHS

WCSD Board Certified Teachers Recognized for Outstanding Contribution to Students

In honor of their hard work and dedication to the children of Nevada, Gov. Brian Sandoval and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve have declared November 16 as Nevada National Board Certified…

Sparks High School Graduation

Sparks High School Among 30 High Schools in Country to be Recognized as Model Professional Learning Community at Work

In recognition of its sustained success in raising student achievement, Sparks High School has been named a Model Professional Learning Community at Work by Solution Tree. Only 200 schools and…

O’Brien Lions Welcome Superintendent Traci Davis for School Visit

I spent a very enjoyable morning at O’Brien STEM Academy with Principal Mary Basso and her phenomenal team. I was joined by Trustee John Mayer and we learned about the…

WCSD Earns National Recognition for Social-Emotional Learning Programs

The Washoe County School District is receiving national recognition for its Social-Emotional Learning programs and powerful efforts to engage with students. Teachers and staff at Cold Springs Middle School were…

Bus driver installs snow chains

WCSD Bus Drivers Prepare for Winter Weather Ahead

Reno, NV (October 20, 2017) – The Washoe County School District (WCSD) is preparing for inclement weather, and is reminding students, families, and the community about transportation and safety procedures…