Welcome to Anderson Elementary School - Home of the Aces

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    This website will provide you with the most up-to-date information about Anderson Elementary School.
    Este sitio web le proporcionará la información más actualizada sobre la Escuela Primaria Anderson.

Important Announcements

Join Our Team

  • Interested in making a difference is the lives of children in our community. Join WCSD and/or Anderson Elementary School. We are looking for compassionate and dedicated people to fill multiple teaching and assistant positions. Apply now for Our Staff page!

Important School Information

  • 2023-2024 School Performance Plan

    Learn more about our goals for this school year. You can access our plan here.  If you would like more information on our school improvement efforts, click on Our School Details.  Please see this important CSI letter in English and Spanish.  Event 5 information can be found here.

    School Information

    Entering Campus

    As we did last year, we will maintain a students-only playground/campus during school hours. Families are welcome to wait with their student(s) outside the gate until the bell rings. We will have staff outside helping and directing students to their classrooms. 
    - The front (West) Primary Gate opens at 8:45am - Please arrive after the gates open to ensure supervision is available.
    - The back Brinkby Gate opens at 8:50am- Please arrive after the gates open to ensure supervision is available.

    See additional Campus Information.

    All visitors should report to the Main Office at the front of the school (Berrum Lane). Main Office check-in, student check-out and visitor badges are managed through our LobbyGuard system. If you are not a WCSD-badged employee and would like to enter our school, you will need to present your driver's license and receive a visitor's badge.

    What to Bring

    Students can bring backpacks and school supplies with them to school, though this is not a requirement. We have stocked classrooms with all of the learning materials students need to be prepared for the school day. We do recommend students bringing their own water bottles that can be refilled at the drinking fountains. If you do send supplies from home, please make sure they are labeled with the student's name. Ensure that your child can open and close the bottles independently.

    Sending a lunch with your child to school is optional. All students are provided the opportunity to eat breakfast and lunch at school. If you do plan to send food with your child, please review our food guidelines.

    Checking-Out Your Student from Class

    If you are picking-up/checking-out students, please do so at the Main Office. This will help us track your child's attendance and missed instruction. You will be asked to show your Driver's License and your child's name and teacher along with the reason for the late arrival.

    Please plan additional time or leave plenty of time to have your child called out of class and check out with the front desk staff.

    End of the school day

    All gates will be open for students to exit at the end of the school day. Families are able to meet students outside of the gate once students exit campus. The gates will be closed and secured for our after-school program ten minutes after our final bell rings. If students need to exit the campus after that time, they will be directed to exit the main entrance.

    Please plan to pick your child up on time. School ends at 3:00pm daily except on Wednesday's early release (2:15pm).

School Hours & General Information

  • School Hours

    Please note the following times:

    - 8:45am: Morning recess supervision begins. Please do not send students to school before 8:45am.
    - 8:57am: First bell rings.
    - 9:00am: Tardy bell rings, school begins.

    School day ends:

    - 3:00pm on regular scheduled days
    - 2:15pm on early release days (Wednesdays)

    Please see the Bell Schedule for more details about our daily schedule.

    Morning Entrance Gates

    There are two entrance gates that will open in the morning. This helps us provide adequate supervision of students entering school grounds in the morning. Please make sure your children do not arrive too early.

    - Front, West Side Gate (Pre-K side) - Opens @ 8:45am
    - Back gate - Opens @ 8:50am

    Please access Campus Information for details about our campus. Please note: Only students are allowed through the gates during the school day. Families can wait with their students outside the gate until the bell rings.




  • At Anderson, we will use our collective strengths and experiences to empower all students through meaningful opportunities to achieve academic, social and emotional growth.

Contact Us

  • Office Hours (M, T, Th, F):
    Office Hours (W - Early Release for Students):
    1055 Berrum Lane - Reno, NV 89509 [map]

    Phone:775-689-2500 - Fax: 775-689-2622

    Click here for a staff directory.

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Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web-Accessibility

  • The District prohibits bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination and/or retaliation in any of its educational programs/activities, employment, and employment opportunities.  For the District's full Notice of Non-Discrimination statement as well as methods to address questions and concerns please visit our Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility page.

    For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.

    El Distrito prohíbe la intimidación, la intimidación cibernética, el acoso, el acoso sexual, la discriminación y / o las represalias en cualquiera de sus programas / actividades educativas, empleo y oportunidades de empleo. Para obtener la declaración completa del Aviso de No Discriminación del Distrito, así como los métodos para abordar preguntas e inquietudes, visite nuestra página de Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility

    Para más información visite   Civil Rights Compliance Department page.