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...]

VVHS Music Programs To Hold Fundraiser

By Abbey Snow Every year, local schools lack money to fund all programs properly, and therefore many classes have to find ways to raise money in order to have supplies and activities for students. Virgin Valley High School is holding a … [Read more...]

Manufacturing Day returns for local school kids

It’s turning out to be one of the more popular annual events for local school kids as they get to spend a day learning how things are made during Manufacturing Day. The event is held at schools throughout Clark County with many businesses p … [Read more...]

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION UNVEILS NEVADAREPORTCARD.COM TO HELP DRIVE DATA DECISION MAKING PROCESS FOR SCHOOLS AND DISTRICTS

More than a year in the making, the Nevada Department of Education (NDE) today unveiled its new Accountability Data Portal that will be an essential tool in carrying out the state’s strategic planning process and complying with the ‘Every Student Suc … [Read more...]

Round Up for Education

The Overton Power District (OPD) celebrated the beginning of a new school year with a special presentation that has become an annual tradition. Last week, district staffers presented checks totaling $2,527.13 to school officials in both the Virgin … [Read more...]

There’s a first time for everything

Wednesday, Aug. 16, is just another beginning to a new school year for most Beaver Dam students but for some, it is the very first day of a 13-year journey filled with curiosity that will soon be satiated with knowledge. There’s a first time for e … [Read more...]