Clark County residents want a new school superintendent who will raise student achievement, commit to the Clark County School District’s reorganization and stick around long-term.
In 2016, over 3,000 refugees settled in Nevada, according to Catholic Charities. About 70 percent of those were from Cuba; others came from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iran, Eritrea and Iraq.
Nevada’s largest school district — the fifth biggest in the nation — could become the first major public entity to leave NV Energy under a proposal headed to school board trustees this week.
Qiong Liu resigned two weeks ago as city manager of North Las Vegas, but city officials said the terms of her severance package remained “under review” as of Wednesday afternoon.
More than 1,800 students, teachers and families gathered at Artemus Ham Hall on the UNLV campus to celebrate National School Choice Week
Sebastian Crawford, 17, a senior at Rancho High School in North Las Vegas, recently became the only student in Nevada and one of just 106 nationally to earn a $25,000 Horatio Alger scholarship.
Two current Clark County School Board trustees — Kevin Child and Linda Cavazos — are hoping to keep their seats in November, while at least one newcomer will seek to join the board in a third race.
A Legacy High School senior was arrested Monday after an unloaded gun was found in his backpack.
North Las Vegas police need help in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with a December burglary.
On Thursday, the School Board is set to hear a presentation from Capital Dynamics, an independent global asset manager, to discuss “potential energy savings” of millions of dollars for the district.