• Motivated by the belief in the value of education in a diverse culture, the Mission Statement of Katherine Dunn Elementary School is to develop proficient readers, writers, and problem solvers who practice divergent thinking.




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    Please help our school earn 5% back on your purchases from Office Depot. Make a purchase at or in the store and use our school ID# 70070023. Dunn will get 5% credit towards our school supply purchases with Office Depot. It's a small act that can make a huge difference. Thank you for your support. 



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    Katherine Dunn Elementary School follows a school uniform policy to foster school spirit and unity, to reduce distractions in the learning environment, and to enhance a positive school climate with less bullying, harassment and competitiveness.  All students are expected to wear a navy blue polo shirt with or without the school name and logo on the front and  KHAKI or BLACK pants, shorts, capris, skirts or jumpers of the appropriate length.  Katherine Dunn shirts and sweatshirts are sold at Kate’s Logos 1221 West 2nd Street and online at All students must wear closed-toe shoes (no Heelys).  NO navy blue bottoms or blue jeans. 

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  • Phone: 775-353-5520
    Fax: 775-353-5522
    Address: 1135 O'Callaghan Dr. Sparks, NV 89434

    Principal: Allison Fannin
    Dean: Tyler Wicks
    Secretary: Debra Mitchell

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  • 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.