For the 15th consecutive year, the Washoe County School District (WCSD) has been recognized for responsible fiscal practices by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The GFOA is a nonprofit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals with offices in Chicago, IL, and Washington, D.C. The group awarded its Certification of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the WCSD Office of Business & Financial Services
Thursday, June 23, 2016 -- For the second consecutive year, Sara Almo, an attorney for the Washoe County School District (WCSD), has been named to the 2016 Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite list.
Friday, June 17, 2016 -- For the eighth consecutive year, Bill Pearce Courtesy Honda will award a new car to a graduating senior from Washoe County schools who achieved perfect attendance during his or her senior year.
Friday, June 17, 2016 -- Staff and volunteers will gather to honor Artie Rogers, who is retiring after working at Lincoln Park Elementary School in Sparks for more than 30 years.
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.