Josue de Santiago Opens the Mystery Door

Only students who have faithfully attended school every, single day during the month are able to have their names put in for the Mystery Door drawing.  Once selected, the student has the task of deciding whether to take what is in a plain, white … [Read more...]

Eagles Show Respect

The Beaver Dam eaglets begin each day with opening activities on the playground. A part of these activities includes the daily recitation; eagles are respectful, responsible, and safe! This is the environment in which they can confidently work and … [Read more...]

Hard Hat Heroes Recognized for Hard Work

One of the highest honors a student can receive at Beaver Dam Elementary School is that of being recognized as a “Hard Hat Hero”.  These are the pillars of the classrooms.  These are the students with a “get ‘er done” attitude that permeates … [Read more...]

Registration open for Poetry Out Loud’s 10th anniversary competition

The 2014-2015 school year marks the 10th anniversary of the Poetry Out Loud program. Since 2005, more than 16,000 students throughout Nevada have powered up poetry by memorizing and reciting the words of classic and contemporary poets. Students can … [Read more...]

Space available in Homecoming Parade next week

Homecoming week for Virgin Valley High School will be the week of October 13.  There are many games that will happen throughout the week.  The game schedules can be accessed at The school would also like to invite the … [Read more...]

CCSD to hold Parent and Community Forum in Las Vegas

The Clark County School District Board of Trustees invites you to a Parent and Community Forum on Tuesday, October 7, at 9:30 a.m. at Valley High School theatre, located at 2839 S. Burnham Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89169.  The topics will include the new … [Read more...]

Hands of Service 9-11 Remembrance

In the J. L. Bowler cafeteria is a beautiful flag created by the students and staff as a 9/11 remembrance. The J. L. Bowler student council led by Mrs. Kelle Sudweeks organized this project.  During the week of 9-11 each student in the school was … [Read more...]

AcKIDemic Spotlight Shines on Joseph Curtis

Ten year old Joseph Curtis has been selected by his teacher, Mrs. Wendy Dotson, to stand in the AcKIDemic Spotlight for the month of September.  Joseph is a fifth grader at Beaver Dam Elementary School.  He was selected because of his outstanding … [Read more...]

Governor Sandoval Announces 4th Annual Poster and Essay Contest

2014 Theme “All For Our Country” As part of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration Gov. Brian Sandoval has announced the fourth annual statewide poster and essay contest for Nevada school children. This year’s theme will celebrate Nevada’s 150th … [Read more...]

Smart Eagles Win Big Bucks!

Rewards for a job well done are common reinforcements in the workplace.  In order to teach the eaglets at Beaver Dam Elementary School that working hard does pay, each fall there are cash drawings held for students who successfully passed the spring … [Read more...]