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 co … [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 s … [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 Ann … [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...]

Mystery Door and Students of the Month

Daily school attendance is important because making up lessons is never the same as being in class when a lesson is presented.  Students who develop a habit of regular attendance will be workers who are conscientious about coming to their jobs … [Read more...]

VVHS Football Team provides community services

On Thursday, Sept. 4, the Virgin Valley High School football team was at the Mesquite Police Department providing assistance to the officers.  As part of a weekly service project program implemented by VVHS coaching staff, the Bulldogs spent the … [Read more...]

Splashing Out the Summer

The annual Water Day celebration at Beaver Dam Elementary has become a tradition since its inception in 2010 by Top Eagle, Mrs. Phyllis Leavitt. It allows the eagles to flock together and bid a fond farewell to the freedom of summer.  With cries of … [Read more...]