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School News

Washing hands helps limit the spread of disease

Viral Meningitis Cases Reported County-Wide and in WCSD– How to Stay Healthy

Cases of viral meningitis have been reported in Washoe County, including at some WCSD schools. Here’s some important information about how you and your family can stay healthy: Stay home…

Superintendent’s special visit to Winnemucca Elementary School

I visited Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School and spent time with first-year teacher Muriel Zug and her first grade students. It was a real pleasure to talk to Ms. Zug about…

Teacher Amy Camacho

WCSD Teacher, Saved by Organ Donation, Will Ride in Rose Parade

Information provided by Donor Network West Amy Camacho, a fifth grade teacher at Van Gorder Elementary School whose life was saved with a kidney and pancreas transplant last year, has…

Sparks Middle School Students Raise Money for Hurricane Relief

An outstanding group of students at Sparks Middle School worked for several weeks to raise money for the American Red Cross Hurricane Relief Fund. The “Make a Difference” group—also known…

Sadie Meals, Scholarship winner

Innovations Graduate Wins Prestigious Music Scholarship

For the second time in as many years, a graduate at Innovations High School in Reno has won the prestigious Delfeayo Marsalis Scholarship for Music. Sadie Meals, an up and…