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...]

Beaver Dam Halloween Carnival

Beaver Dam High School’s Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and Senior classes hosted their Halloween Carnival on Monday, Oct. 30 at the Beaver Dam Elementary School. The carnival was open to every community member but focused on fun for the k … [Read more...]

CSN Spring 2018 Registration Dates and Information

Registration for Spring classes will begin soon; the College of Southern Nevada Mesquite staff is here to help you plan for the upcoming semester. Priority Registration for currently enrolled students begins November 1st, student specific enrollment … [Read more...]

VVHS Band Performs Fall Concert

By Abbey Snow The Virgin Valley High School Jazz and Intermediate Band groups performed their first concert of the year Tuesday evening in the high school auditorium. VVHS Band Director Kendra Graf conducted the concert. She has been … [Read more...]

NEVADA HIGH SCHOOLS ON TRACK TO POST HIGHEST GRADUATION RATES ON RECORD

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Preliminary four-year graduation rate data posted today on NevadaReportCard.com indicates Nevada high schools are on track to set a graduation rate record of 80.55 percent for the Class of 2017 – an increase of seven percentage poi … [Read more...]