Category Archives: Community News

Innovations Principal Taylor Harper Receives National Recognition

Innovations Principal Taylor Harper has received the prestigious Ted Sizer Award from Big Picture Learning. Sizer was a leading educational visionary and reformer whose work helped lead to an revolutionary…

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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 …

Warm Winter Clothing Donations Needed!

The Family Resource Center (FRC) is in need of warm winter clothing for children in need. There is a bin located in the lobby of the WCSD Admin building at…

SCAM ALERT: Sheriff’s Office receiving an increase in reports of phone scammers claiming to be from law enforcement

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is receiving more calls from the public this week about a phone scam in which the scammers pose as officials from the Washoe County Sheriff’s…

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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,…