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Clark County School Board meeting ends early amid outrage, protests  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School Board abruptly ended its meeting Thursday night amid protests from an outraged crowd of teachers who showed up in droves to ...



Desert Pines football player eager to sign with Charlotte  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Desert Pines senior running back Jamel Brown is set to sign a national letter of intent to play for the University of Charlotte — four weeks after receiving the ...



Desert Pines High wide receiver transferring to UNLV from USC  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Randal Grimes hopes to be eligible to play this season. UNLV has applied for a waiver for Grimes, but the NCAA has not made a decision.



Freshmen lead Desert Pines past Silverado  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Jamir Stephens made a three-point play, and Milos Uzan hit a key 3-pointer to stop Silverado comebacks, as the sixth-ranked Jaguars held on for a 65-54 home ...



Desert Pines’ Darnell Washington: From poverty to prized recruit  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Darnell Washington is ranked by Rivals.com as the No. 1 tight end in the country in the 2020 class and has scholarship offers from more than 20 Division I ...



Freshman Milos Uzan has Desert Pines poised for playoff run  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Milos Uzan, the coach's son, has led the Jaguars in scoring, assists and steals and has them on a 13-game winning streak as they prepare for the Mountain ...



Friday Night Roundup: All eyes on Liberty at Desert Pines  Las Vegas Sun

Other games of note tonight include: Palo Verde against Shadow Ridge in the Northwest League, Silverado at Durango in the Southwest League opener, and ...



Desert Pines Jaguars set to make playoff statement on 4A level  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Many a high school football team has used the opinions of others as motivation. Desert Pines is no different as the Jaguars prepare to start the postseason.



Police arrest armed robbery suspect after teens targeted near Desert Pines High School  FOX5 Las Vegas

Officers arrested a suspect after two teens and two others were robbed in separate incidents on Tuesday morning in east Las Vegas, according to Las Vegas ...



Preseason Top 10: Can Bishop Gorman hold off Liberty amid another title run?  Las Vegas Sun

There's little debate needed when determining the No. 1 team in the Sun's preseason high school football Top 10. Bishop Gorman, after all, is the 10-time ...



Gabriel Lopez, Desert Pines stop Centennial  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Gabriel Lopez had three of Desert Pines' six sacks as the Jaguars earned a 28-7 home win over Centennial in the Class 4A Mountain Region quarterfinals.



Desert Pines eager to play region final after weather delay  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Desert Pines will meet Arbor View on Saturday for the Mountain Region championship. Seven-time defending state champion Bishop Gorman will play Clark in ...



Darnell Washington makes presence felt, leads Jaguars to win  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Desert Pines' Darnell Washington had 11 points, 15 rebounds, three assists and two blocked shots Tuesday to lead the fourth-ranked Jaguars to a 71-58 home ...



Liberty-Desert Pines game ruled double forfeit because of fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Liberty-Desert Pines football game last Friday — during which a benches-clearing fight broke out — will be ruled a double forfeit and each team will forfeit its ...



Desert Pines' sophomore class making strides, winning games  Las Vegas Sun

Tyler Williamson stepped to the line of scrimmage and looked around at his teammates. Whoever the Desert Pines high quarterback gave the ball to, it was ...



Late to school: Why Clark County had over 11K tardy buses this year  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Year after year, late or no-show buses in the Clark County School District draw the ire of parents and students alike. One year the problem even prompted a ...



Desert Pines’ Cameron Wiley seeks spectacular senior season  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Desert Pines senior Cameron Wiley shirks the conventional pregame music playlists in favor of motivational speech videos from the likes of Ray Lewis. As if he ...



As Liberty, Desert Pines await fight decision, implications abound  Las Vegas Review-Journal

For the third time in the last two seasons, a benches-clearing altercation has become the story of a high school football game. This time, officials are getting ...



Gabriel Lopez, Desert Pines ready to take on Liberty  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Gabriel Lopez and the Desert Pines defense will need to show their toughness as the fourth-ranked Jaguars (3-0) host No. 3 Liberty (1-2) at 7 p.m. Friday.



These Las Vegas area schools serving free meals for kids during the summer  Las Vegas Sun

For a large number of children in Southern Nevada, the end of school can bring anxiety over how they'll get enough to eat.



UNLV at forefront of bid to replace traditional remedial classes  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A new option known as corequisite classes will roll out at UNLV this year to help meet the NSHE goal of completely replacing traditional stand-alone remedial ...



Clark County School District by the numbers  Las Vegas Review-Journal

School is back in session for Clark County students on Monday as the 2019-20 school year begins.



2 Las Vegas schools cancel classes after power failure  Las Vegas Review-Journal

More than 3000 students were evacuated from schools on the east side of Las Vegas Thursday morning after power outages left classrooms sweltering.



Desert Pines teacher faces charges of sexual misconduct with student  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Desert Pines High School teacher was arrested Wednesday and charged with 16 counts of sex with a student.



CCSD places Eldorado High principal on leave  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Eldorado High School Principal David Wilson speaks as Ryan Johnson, left, and Royale Davis, both Eldorado High graduates, look on during a press ...



Report: 3 Las Vegas teens conspired in robberies, dumped man in desert  FOX5 Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Three juveniles were involved in an elaborate robbery scheme that involved driving a man out to the desert and having him run for his life, ...



Former Desert Pines teacher to face sexual assault charges, prosecutor says  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former Desert Pines High School teacher is expected to face sexual assault and kidnapping charges in connection with an ongoing relationship he had with a ...



Prosecutors add 20 new charges against former Desert Pines teacher  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A judge set bail at $100000 Wednesday for a former Desert Pines High School science teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student.



Remembering Jan Van Tuyl, who coached into his 80s and left mark on LV teens  Las Vegas Sun

The Basic High girls basketball team won the overtime jump ball. With possession, coach Jan Van Tuyl's strategy was simple: Hold onto the ball for the last shot.



'I love you Ms. Nash': Community honors mother, son and daughter shot in North Las Vegas  News3LV

A bullet hole serves as a tragic reminder of what happened outside a convenience store on Lake Mead and Simmons Sunday night. “He didn't just take one ...



Students robbed on their way to school | Las Vegas Local Breaking News, Headlines  FOX5 Las Vegas

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Pepper spray used to quell fights at Las Vegas Valley high schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The school year ended Thursday with fights at three Las Vegas Valley high schools, resulting in several students being cited, according to school police.



CCSD spends $500K fighting lawsuits as teacher lands new job  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District has spent more than $500,000 defending two cases alleging that a former special education teacher — now teaching in Nye ...



Pepper spray stops fight between students in Las Vegas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Three students were arrested Friday after police used pepper spray to stop a fight that broke out as the school day was ending at a Las Vegas high school.



Clark County schools’ diverse grading policies penalize some students  Las Vegas Review-Journal

When it comes to academic success or failure, Clark County students aren't playing on a level field. At Cimarron-Memorial High School in Las Vegas, a grade of ...



Clark County teacher accused of kidnapping, child abuse  Las Vegas Review-Journal

School police arrested a Mojave High School teacher and coach on Monday who is faced with charges of kidnapping, child abuse and sale of a controlled ...



Clark County school trustees to vote on $500K settlement for fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School Board on Thursday is set to approve a $500,000 settlement — an amount significantly higher than originally sought — for three former ...



Person diagnosed with TB at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District said Wednesday that a person at Durango High School has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis.



CCSD schools want to rise above Nevada’s underperforming label  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Desert Pines High School is one of 21 in the Clark County School District that the state considers underperforming. That makes it eligible for conversion to a ...



TB tests required for 200 students at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District on Thursday told about 200 students that they need to be tested for tuberculosis after a person at a western Las Vegas Valley ...



Cutting deans at Clark County schools poses safety risks, critics say  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The elimination of deans in Clark County School District middle and high schools will remove employees critical to combating violence and addressing ...



Las Vegas student filmed singing lyrics with racial slurs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Palo Verde High School student filmed singing song lyrics with racial slurs and the phrase “they can burn in hell” is the second racist incident to go public in ...



CCSD backs down from cutting 170 dean jobs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District will not eliminate the jobs of roughly 170 middle and high school deans as previously announced, Superintendent Jesus Jara ...



Metro, CCSD police close ranks to ensure school safety in new year  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Law enforcement agencies say they have strengthened partnerships to ensure the roughly 321000 students returning to public schools next week are secure in ...



Judge blocks Clark County schools from eliminating dean positions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A District Court judge in Las Vegas has at least temporarily stopped the Clark County School District from eliminating 170 dean positions for this upcoming ...



CCSD board to consider $100K settlement with mom of slain student  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School Board will vote Thursday on a $100,000 settlement for the mother of Dalvin Brown, the Canyon Springs High School student who was ...



Clark County schools closed Friday due to weather  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County's public schools will be closed Friday because of weather, the school district announced. In addition to a call to parents, the Clark County School ...



Coach's dedication to Desert Pines involves more than football success  Las Vegas Sun

It's safe to say Saturday is no ordinary game. It's a chance for the Desert Pines High football team to finally win a championship three years in the making.



Clark County school students to make up snow day April 22  Las Vegas Review-Journal

April 22, the day after Easter, will be the make-up day for the snow day that canceled school on Feb. 22, the Clark County School Board decided Thursday night.



Some Clark County schools get creative to save dean positions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Some middle and high schools across Clark County are finding creative ways to scrape together enough money to save administrative positions threatened by ...



Clark County schools to cut 170 dean positions to close deficit  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District will eliminate all 170 dean positions at middle and high schools in an effort to close a roughly $17 million deficit projected for ...



Threat leads to added police presence at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police are investigating a threat made toward Cimarron-Memorial High School students Wednesday.



55 Clark County schools to lose millions in federal funding under new formula  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Fifty-five Clark County schools will lose millions in federal funding next school year due to a change in the way the Clark County School District distributes the ...



Las Vegas school social worker arrested on sexual misconduct charges  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police have arrested a social worker for alleged inappropriate behavior with two students following an investigation at Chaparral ...



2019 Clark County School District graduations begin this week  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Graduation season begins Wednesday in the Clark County School District with a ceremony at the Stewart School for special education students.



CCSD trustees accused of breaking open meeting laws on dean job cuts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The union representing the 170 deans whose jobs were eliminated in the latest round of Clark County School District budget cuts has filed a lawsuit alleging that ...



Las Vegas elementary school principal faces an uprising  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A principal at a Las Vegas elementary school has an uprising on her hands. Staff and parents at Decker Elementary say Principal Alice Roybal-Benson has ...



CCSD officials report graduation rate for 2018 surpasses previous record  FOX5 Las Vegas

The Clark County School District reported the final graduation rate for the Class of 2018 was a record high of 85.22 percent, up two percentage points from 2017.



Parents reminded of required vaccinations before school starts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Parents of Clark County School District students are reminded that they will need to have proof of a variety of immunizations before kids return to school next ...



Assistant superintendent in Clark County schools takes Arizona job  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Assistant Superintendent Jesse Welsh will lead the Paradise Valley Unified School District, which operates 45 schools north of Phoenix.



Judge blocks regulator from moving to shut Nevada Virtual Academy  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A judge has issued a temporary restraining order to block a potential closure of the online Nevada Virtual Academy charter school until a lawsuit alleging that the ...



Las Vegas educators rally for better school funding in Nevada  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Several thousand teachers and supporters rallied in front of the federal courthouse in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday, calling for action from legislators and ...



Western High School in Las Vegas placed on lockdown after fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Las Vegas high school with a recent history of racially motivated fights was again placed on lockdown Thursday after a similar fight broke out.



CCSD chief outlines safety measures after cuts to dean positions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

While the CCSD administrators union has filed a lawsuit to stop the elimination of 170 dean positions, the district is moving forward with alternatives to school ...



2 boys with BB gun arrested at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Two teenage boys were arrested Wednesday for bringing a BB gun onto a high school campus in the north Las Vegas Valley, school police said Thursday.



Clark County teachers won’t strike to start school year  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The teachers union is still standing by its threat of one if the Clark County School District does not meet its demands.



Online charter school sues Nevada board over performance stipulations  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Virtual Academy claims the Charter Public School Authority imposed unlawful conditions in its renewal contract that would cause irreparable harm to its ...



Coroner identifies family killed in North Las Vegas shooting  FOX5 Las Vegas

A North Las Vegas community is mourning the death of a woman people in the area call the “village mother,” along with her two children.



Nevada students’ information exposed in data breach  Las Vegas Review-Journal

More than 650,000 Nevada students had personal information exposed in a data breach announced this week by the state's two largest school districts, ...



NCAA rules UNLV transfer Randal Grimes immediately eligible  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Wide receiver Randal Grimes, who transferred from Southern California to UNLV, was ruled eligible to play for the Rebels this season.



Ex-Desert Pines lineman Poutasi awaits NFL Draft  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former Utah offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi, who went to Desert Pines High School, is expected to be the top Southern Nevada player taken when the NFL ...



Judge urged to OK Art Institute of Las Vegas sale to faculty group  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A court appointed receiver has asked a judge to OK the sale of The Art Institute of Las Vegas to a group of professors who have been negotiating to buy it since ...



Clark County teachers vote to strike if low funding causes cuts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Teachers have voted to strike during the 2019-20 school year if the Clark County School District makes budget cuts as a result of a lack of state funding after the ...



Las Vegas a hotbed for high school mariachi  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts' mariachi group Encendido finished in the top five at the national mariachi competition in San Antonio in November 2017 ...



Principals vote no confidence in CCSD superintendent Jesus Jara  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Secondary principals across the Clark County School District passed a no confidence vote in Superintendent Jesus Jara on Wednesday, just two days after the ...



Las Vegas student suspended for threatening classmates  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Hyde Park Middle School student threatened a group of students on social media Wednesday, CCSD police sergeant Bryan Zink said. The threat was later ...



Desert Pines QB selling the world on Las Vegas and UNLV  Las Vegas Sun

Marckell Grayson may be just the leader, quarterback and recruiter the UNLV football team has been waiting for. And someday, maybe the mayor Las Vegas ...



Student injured in fight at northwest valley high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A student was taken to a hospital after a fight at a northwest valley high school Wednesday morning, police said.



Clark County School District facing $17M-18M budget deficit  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Despite winning additional funding in the legislative session, the Clark County School District revealed Tuesday that it is facing a budget deficit of between $17 ...



Principal injured, 5 students cited in North Las Vegas school fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Five students were cited on Friday after a fight at Desert Rose High School that injured the principal, according to school police.



Las Vegas student arrested after ‘terroristic threat’  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 15-year-old student at Desert Oasis High School in Las Vegas was arrested on Thursday morning after another student overheard him making terroristic ...



2 CCSD principals promoted to assistant superintendent posts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Two Clark County School District school principals will join the district's central office as assistant superintendents overseeing curriculum and assessment.



Clark County school police welcome dogs trained to detect guns  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District Police Department has four furry new officers with a talent for sniffing out guns. Police Chief James Ketsaa swore in the ...



Parents hear about training after racist threats at Las Vegas school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Anti-Defamation League invited parents to Arbor View High School on Thursday night to hear how the organization has led employee anti-bias training in ...



New school safety measures in Clark County announced  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District and law enforcement officials on Wednesday announced a multiagency effort to boost school security for the last few days of the ...



Puschnig named Clark County School District’s chief negotiator  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School Board approved Luke Puschnig, the former counsel for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, as the district's new chief ...



61 from Las Vegas Valley collect high school and college diplomas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Unlike most high-school graduates, Dominic Calicdan received two degrees after crossing the stage on Thursday. He was one of 61 College of Southern ...



Jara shuffles leadership team at Clark County schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District's core leadership team is shifting with the departures of two Cabinet members and the arrival of two more. Chief of staff Jennifer ...



Las Vegas teen in high school, college named Regents’ Scholar  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Naree Asherian, 17, was recognized in February as a Nevada System of Higher Education Regents' Scholar. She said she owes the recognition to the College ...



Arizona Football commit Jaden Mitchell will finally get his chance  FanSided

It's been a long road for 2018 Arizona Football commit Jaden Mitchell, but he will finally get his chance at football again after battling back from injury.



Multicultural training mandate for Nevada teachers unenforced  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A requirement for certain educators to complete a multicultural education course upon renewing their license has not been enforced by the state since a law ...



Lockdown lifted at Las Vegas high school after search for robbers ends  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Spring Valley High School was placed on a hard lockdown for about 90 minutes Tuesday morning while Las Vegas police searched for robbery suspects in the ...



3 students robbed in east Las Vegas while walking to school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Three students on their way to school were among the victims of a string of robberies Tuesday morning in east Las Vegas.



Strike threat reprised as Clark County schools await budget figures  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The threat of a teacher strike next year in the Clark County School District continued to loom large on Friday as officials awaited final budget numbers from the ...



8 struggling Clark County schools face possible charter competition  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Eight struggling Clark County middle schools face potential competition from neighborhood charter schools after being approved Thursday by the State Board of ...



Federal judge approves sale of Art Institute of Las Vegas to faculty  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Art Institute of Las Vegas has been sold to a group of professors who have been in talks to buy the school since January.



Gov. Sisolak again donates paycheck to high-poverty Nevada schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Gov. Steve Sisolak is donating his second-quarter salary to Nevada's public schools, the second time this year he has signed over his paycheck to help the ...



Las Vegas school worker investigated after asking student for photos  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Authorities opened an investigation Thursday afternoon into a northwest Las Vegas middle school staff member accused of asking a student for pictures of ...



Parents, students check out new east Las Vegas school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

It smells like *fresh* paint and new material in the halls of Earl Jenkins Elementary School, on the east side of Las Vegas. The new school is one of two that will ...



Looking back at back-to-school in Las Vegas — PHOTOS  Las Vegas Review-Journal

It's the 1980s. Summer break is over, sorry. School is back in session, and your thirst for knowledge is almost as big as your hair.



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