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Jessie Beck Elementary School GT Students Help Secure “Hydration Station”

Gifted and Talented (GT) students at Jessie Beck Elementary School participated in the LEGO Robotics competition last year, which dealt with “hydro.” They researched water movement, storage, and location, and…

Kindergarten students start school

The first day of kindergarten is a special day for students, teachers, and families. For many, it represents the first steps of a child’s 13-year educational journey. It is a…

Fun ‘First Day’ for WCSD

Celebrating the first day of school is one of my favorite things. It reminds me of my own excitement as a child moving to a new grade at school. I…

Alice Smith Elementary School students blossoming with Garden Classrooms program

I spent a beautiful, sunny morning visiting with students in their school garden at Alice Smith Elementary School. Assistant Principal Jackie Maloney hosted me as we toured their Garden Classroom….

Children’s Summer Meals Program expected to feed thousands this summer

Contact: Jocelyn Lantrip Office:  775-331-3663 ext. 127 Cell:  775-343-5255; jlantrip@fbnn.org Swimming, skateboarding, biking, and playing on the monkey bars – all summer activities of kids. But summer isn’t fun for…