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  • The Monday we return from break will be picture day – October 12.

    • In-person student will have their pictures taken at school during the school day.
    • Distance learners can come to the school between 8am and 9am to take pictures on that day as well. Sign up for an appointment  - Click here.

    Flyers were sent home with your students today. If you would like an additional copy, click here. Make it easy - order online:

    • Go to bellphoto.com
    • Enter Code: AndersonFall20.
    • Follow the prompts to complete your order.
    • Once complete, enter the provided code in the Paid Online box on the envelope.

    Did you know you school picture purchase supports our school? Bell Photographers donates a portion of sales back to our school to support student incentives.

    Important dates and information:

    • October 12 – Picture Day
    • October 16 – End of the Grading Period
    • October 19-23 – Conference Week (Students release at 12:50 all week; Sign-up with your teacher)
    • October 30 – Nevada Day – No Class


General Information

  • Important Updates for a Smooth Re-Start

      • Gates open @ 8:50a.
      • Students enter through the front of the school. Back gate will remain closed for entry and exit.
        • Sorry parents - This year you will have to wave goodbyes from he gates. No parents on campus for safety reasons.
      • Students only need to bring masks and water bottles. Please do not bring backpacks or other materials - everything will be provided at the school. Upon entry, students report to their classrooms for breakfast and opening activities.
      • Students in classrooms 1-5, 21-22 and 23-24 will enter through the West Gate (GATE A) and students walk directly to classrooms for breakfast. Students are to maintain social distancing (6-foot).
      • Students in classrooms 6-20 will enter through the East Gate (GATE B) and students walk directly to classrooms for breakfast. Students are to maintain social distancing (6-foot).

        Entry Map


    • EXIT
      • Gates open @ 3:00p/2:15p on Wednesday. Only students will be allowed on campus.
      • Students in classrooms 1-7, 21-22 and 23-24 will exit through the West Gate and students walk directly off campus. Loitering at gates or in the front of the school is not allowed. Students are to maintain social distancing (6-foot).
      • Students in classrooms 8-20 will exit through the East Gate and students walk directly off campus. Loitering at gates or in the front of the school is not allowed. Students are to maintain social distancing (6-foot).
      • Gates close at 3:15p/2:30p on Wednesday.


      • Face coverings are required on campus at all times – for all. This includes recess. Our school plans to have face coverings for those that are unable to bring a face covering from home. However, we will be unable to guarantee the fit and comfort of these face coverings for all students. We recommended that students bring face coverings from home that they are comfortable wearing all day.


      • Water fountains are to be used for filling water bottles only.
      • We encourage students to bring water bottles from home. Please label them with your child's name.



    Online Reg

    • Complete your Online Registration Now!
      • We need your registration updated for the 2020-2021 School Year. Please follow this link: https://www.washoeschools.net/Page/928 to navigate the Infinite Campus Parent Portal to complete your 2020-2021 Online Registration. This is simply an update of your personal information as well as parent consent forms.
      • Why is this important:
        • School enrollment projections are being tied to online registration which in turn determines teacher allocations.
        • We need accurate information from you and your family for next year.
        • We cannot move forward with class assignment without this process first being completed.
      • Thank you for your time and appreciate the assistance. 
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Get Connected

  • - Join us on Social Media: We want to increase our avenues for communicating with you. Consider following our social media accounts:

    - Twitter: @Anderson_Aces
    - Instagram: andersonaces
    - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Anderson/


Keep Informed - Calls, Emails & Texts

  • Missed a Call?

    We want to make sure you are getting the important messages we are sending out. We send a call, email and text most Monday evenings. This is a slight change from our usual habit of sending calls out on Sundays:

    - If you are not receiving our messages, contact the office @ 775-689-2500 to update your information.
    - If you missed a call or would like to see past messages we have sent home, click here.


  • Anderson Elementary School is an inclusive community filled with compassionate and dedicated families and staff focused on empowering students to achieve their highest academic and social potential.


  • Anderson Elementary School supports students’ and families’ individual goals through rigorous instruction and social emotional guidance to build positive relationships every day.

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    WCSD Parent Student Handbook

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