Category Archives: Community News

WCSD Bus Driver Creates Holiday Spirit on Her Bus

Every day, Holly Clark gets up early and takes several hundred students to and from Shaw Middle School and Alyce Taylor Elementary School in Sparks. She says one of her…

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…

Family Resource Center Offers Help to Those in Need

During the holiday season, many organizations reach out with offers of help to people in need. But the WCSD Family Resource Center (FRC) stands ready every day of the year…

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…