Welcome to Sexuality Health And Responsibility Education (S.H.A.R.E.)

  • 4th and 5th Grade S.H.A.R.E.

    Before instruction occurs, schools will send home information about S.H.A.R.E. and the dates it will be taught. If you have any questions about scheduling, please reach out to your child's school counselor.


    In line with WCSD’s commitment to supporting parents to make informed decisions about their child’s education, The Washoe County School District's Sexuality, Health And Responsibility Education (S.H.A.R.E.) program  provides students with a factual, comprehensive, abstinence-based instructional program delivered by specially trained teachers and counselors addressing HIV/AIDS awareness, reproductive system, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI's) and sexual responsibility. 


    Major Function:

    The S.H.A.R.E. program assists students in making informed choices and avoiding behaviors that put them at risk. The S.H.A.R.E. program complies with the Nevada Revised Statute 389.036 and WCSD Board Policy 6140.

    NV Academic Content Standards

    S.H.A.R.E. Permission: Students must have parental permission to participate in S.H.A.R.E. and the"Opt-in" form for S.H.A.R.E. is part of Infinite Campus Student Registration. 

    Parent Preview:

    To preview your child's S.H.A.R.E. program, the Washoe County School District invites you to view the Parent Preview online presentation.  

    Elementary Parent Preview Presentation (4th and 5th) 

    Middle School Parent Preview Presentation (6th, 7th, 8th)

    High School Parent Preview Presentation

    Who Teaches S.H.A.R.E.?

    • 4th-5th grade: School Counselors &/or Classroom Teachers 
    • 6th-8th grade: Science Teachers
    • High School: Health Teacher or ROTC
     If you would like to know when your child will receive S.H.A.R.E., please reach out to your child's school.
    The S.H.A.R.E. Advisory Committee meets monthly to review and discuss curriculum needs and community concerns.  Please click here for further information regarding the committee, meeting dates, times, and agenda items.
    If you have further questions, please email: Rochelle Proctor at rproctor@washoeschools.net



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.