Category Archives: Community News

Silver Spike Award for WCSD Communications Office

WCSD Office of Communications Wins Five Silver Spike Awards

The WCSD Office of Communications and Community Engagement was honored with five Silver Spike Awards at a recent ceremony hosted by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Sierra Nevada…

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Nevada Association of School Boards Bestows Three Awards on WCSD

At its recent Annual Conference, the Nevada Association of School Boards (NASB) recognized the achievements and contributions of school board members, teachers, administrators, educational advocates, and others from across the…

Annual Punkin Chunkin competition

Tossing “Punkins” Builds Career Skills

What’s a good hands-on way to teach STEM skills – science, technology, engineering and math – that bring them to life? Megan Conley, a teacher at Kate Smith Elementary, thought…

Silver Lake Elementary School receives “Buddy Bench” from the Red Rock Pizza Factory

Owners of the Red Rock Pizza Factory, James and Stacy Huffmon, along with Pizza Factory President, MaryJane Riva, generously donated a “Buddy Bench” to the kindergarten through second grade students…

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Renown TeleHealth: Visit the Pediatrician Without Leaving School

Taking a child to the doctor can require some juggling, including time off work and time away from school and other responsibilities. But now there’s another option: TeleHealth at school….