The Clark County School District has a $2 billion budget — and no chief financial officer to manage it. With a reorganization looming, the next head honcho of finances faces a gigantic task overseeing the nation’s fifth-largest district.
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Forty eighth grade science students at Johnston Middle School will attend NASCAR’s Kobalt 400 March 12 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after racing their project race cars.
Derek Fialkiewicz is being honored for his love of math and assisting people.
A Nevada Assembly budget hearing turned testy on Tuesday when a Republican lawmaker accused Treasurer Dan Schwartz of failing to follow legislative direction.
Nevada Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford told the Review-Journal on Monday that he is filing a bill draft request to revise certain provisions to the law for the reorganization of the Clark County School District.
A high school student’s day wouldn’t start until 9 a.m. at the earliest under two bills being considered in the Nevada Assembly.
Two bills aimed at making college easier to afford for specific groups of students unanimously passed the Assembly Education Committee Monday.
Clark County School District officials argue that schools exit the Turnaround Zone in better standing than they entered. Yet nine of 13 schools that have exited still fall below state averages, either in math and reading proficiency levels or in composite ACT scores.
Gov. Brian Sandoval said the partnership between charter operator Democracy Prep and Agassi Prep will serve as the flagship of the Achievement School District, despite a flawed rollout and attempts by lawmakers to eliminate the program.
The state Attorney General’s office opposed the Clark County School District’s lawsuit against the mandated reorganization effort with a court filing Friday that could ensure a continuous legal fight.