Friday, July 22, 2016 -- Denise Trakas, program coordinator of math curriculum for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade (K-5), is among 20 school administrators and educators from the United States and Canada honored as a DreamBox Learning Hero.
Monday, July 25, 2016 -- Demonstration of new technology that allows North Star Online School students to use “Zspace,” a revolutionary tool in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 -- At the annual Board of Directors’ meeting, the Education Alliance of Washoe County elected new officers and members of the Board.
The Washoe County School District welcomes the ongoing conversation regarding our Special Education programs. WCSD worked extensively with the Reno Gazette-Journal to provide interviews and factual information for the series.
The Washoe County School District is committed to providing
a safe and respectful learning and working environment for all students, staff, and visitors. The District prohibits bullying,
cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, and/or discrimination based on
an individual's actual or perceived race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veterans or
military status, marital status, disability or the presence of any sensory,
physical or mental handicap in any of its educational programs/activities and employment, or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The District prohibits discrimination against any youth group listed in Title 36, as a patriotic society, (i.e. Boy Scouts of America) from access to public school facilities use.
Inquiries or complaints may be addressed to the District's Civil Rights Compliance Director/Title IX Coordinator, via email, telephone (775-348-0300), 425 East 9th Street, Reno, Nevada 89512, or visit the District's anti-bullying website at www.wcsdbullying.com. Additional information regarding the District’s
complaint resolution processes can be found here. Complaints alleging discrimination can also be filed with the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.