Mesquite residents gauging interest in starting private school

Jeff Bird is serving as the catalyst to gauge community interest in starting a private school in Mesquite that teaches a classical education based on the Trivium curriculum. “We are exploring the idea at this point and would like to find out if t … [Read more...]

Town hall about superintendent search draws meager turnout

By Jackie Valley Nevada Independent https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/town-hall-about-superintendent-search-draws-meager-turnout The first town hall meeting regarding the hunt for the Clark County School District’s next superintendent … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Sr./Jr. High School first quarter Honor Roll students

1st Semester Honor Roll 2017-2018 School Year Beaver Dam Jr.  Sr. High Schools January 12, 2018   High Honors with Distinction – 4.0 GPA High School: Elizabeth Jensen Sandra Beltran Caleb Mace Ryley Mc … [Read more...]

‘Sounds of the Season’ Fills Auditorium with Holiday Cheer

Virgin Valley High School music students in choir, orchestra and guitar performed their Holiday concert, "Sounds of the Season," at the Mesquite Community Theater Monday evening filling the auditorium with holiday music.  Students in the VVHS o … [Read more...]

CSN Mesquite offering two new classes spring 2018

Criminal Justice 104- Intro to American Justice is designed to introduce students to the American criminal justice system. This includes the development and components of the system, in addition to the procedures that ensure due process. This course … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Lodge # 2811 donates equipment to Beaver Dam Elementary School

The Mesquite Elks Lodge delivered classroom and playground equipment on November 28 to local Beaver Dam Elementary School fulfilling part of a promise the Lodge made to school officials and teachers. PER Rick McDonald informed the Lodge’s PER A … [Read more...]

‘Yee Haw’ fundraiser supports VVHS senior scholarships

By Abbey Snow Photos by Samuel Snow The Mesquite Community Education Foundation hosted a fundraising event Nov 14 at Virgin Valley High School to benefit graduating seniors with scholarship money to help them seek post high school train … [Read more...]

NEVADA INCREASING RATE OF PRESCHOOL STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES PARTICIPATING IN REGULAR CLASSROOMS

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Schools in Nevada have increased the number of preschool students with disabilities participating in regular classrooms 3.2 percentage points to 33 percent and are on track to increase that inclusion rate to 40 percent in the c … [Read more...]

CSN Spring 2018 Registration Dates and Information

Registration for Spring classes will begin soon, and the College of Southern Nevada Mesquite staff is here to help you plan for the upcoming semester. Open registration for all students begins Nov. 21. Payment deadline for Spring classes is Jan. 2, … [Read more...]

Scholarship Fundraiser “Hee Haw” Planned for VVHS

An evening of BBQ, good ‘ol Western music and entertainment will be held Tuesday, November 14, to kick off fundraising for this year’s Virgin Valley High School graduating seniors.  The evening will be a light-hearted hoedown featuring student ente … [Read more...]