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Master’s Degree Program Available for STEM Instructors

Mrs. Dorothy Lemelson is offering 25 teachers in the Washoe County School District and Lyon County School district the opportunity to complete a Master’s degree in Elementary Education with an …

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Chief Finance Officer Tom Ciesynski Retires

After 26 years of service to the Washoe County School District, Chief Finance Officer Tom Ciesynski is retiring. He began his career with WCSD in 1991 as a Senior Accountant,…

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WCSD Math Teacher to Serve as Regional Director for Math Educator Group

Content provided by Network Communicate Support Motivate (NCSM) NCSM Board of Directors Election Results Announced Aurora, CO — NCSM announced today election results for the organization’s board of directors. The…

Damonte Ranch HS teacher awarded 2018 Nevada Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Damonte Ranch High School art teacher, Pilar Biller, who was named 2018 Nevada Teacher of the Year by the Nevada Department of Education. Biller received this recognition on…

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WCSD Celebrates School Psychology Awareness Week: District honors professionals who support students and staff

In recognition of the vital services provided by school psychologists, Washoe County School District (WCSD) is joining with districts nationwide in celebrating School Psychology Awareness Week from November 13-17. More…