• NEW TO WCSD? If you are a NEW student to the Washoe County School District, you must contact our Registrar, Jennie Parker ( to get enrolled.

    Current WCSD 8th graders that attend middle schools zoned for Reno High School (Swope, Clayton, Mt. Rose, and Pine) will receive a course selection presentation by a Reno High counselor and receive their blue course selection form in February (see specific dates below). Before you complete your course selection form, consult the course catalog (quick link on the RHS Counseling Website) to make sure you have the prerequisite for each course you plan to select.  Counselors welcome questions via email as we will be unable to accommodate individual meetings with students and parents.

    Students COMPLETED course selections will be reviewed by a counselor on FROSH DAY (Friday, February 9th)-see below for flier.  

    February 1st   Clayton and Pine Middle School presentation 

    February 5th   Swope Middle School presentations

    February 6th   Mt. Rose presentation   

    Summer School information will not be available until April and will be posted on our website.

    Interested in Red House Project Signature Academy? The link to apply is below. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2024.

    The RHS contact information for a recommendation for placement in an advanced math course (Alg 2 Honors or higher), weights, and/or Introduction to Engineering: 

    Math Recommendation:  Mr. Goodfellow (

    Weights Recommendation: Mr. Ehlen ( for boy's  (women's weights is not available for 9th graders)  

    Introduction to Engineering: Mr. Kuhles (