Category Archives: Community News

Washoe County superintendent weighs in on class, race, and education

By April Corbin August 14, 2018 This article is reprinted from the Nevada Current. The original link is here: https://www.nevadacurrent.com/2018/08/14/washoe-county-superintendent-weighs-in-on-class-race-and-education/ Washoe County School District Superintendent Traci Davis interacts with students…

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…

What Do You Think? Community Encouraged to Take School Finance Survey

Augenblick, Palaich and Associates (APA) is currently conducting a school finance study on behalf of the state of Nevada that includes identifying the resources needed to serve at-risk students, English…