The first major overhaul of Nevada’s education funding formula in more than five decades is itself getting a re-write in the Assembly Ways & Means Committee on the session’s final day.
Bilbray Elementary Principal Aalya Page and Desert Oasis High School Principal Kelly O’Rourke will join the district’s central office and oversee curriculum and assessment.
Rural districts would be frozen at fiscal 2020 funding levels until the amount they receive under the new funding formula matches what they’re currently getting.
Teachers union officials reiterated their threat to conduct an illegal strike in the fall if the Legislature doesn’t fund raises and avoid spending cuts in the district.
The grants will be available to up to 20 schools to provide students and teachers with hands-on learning experiences in science and technology fields.
The two-fer grads attended the College of Southern Nevada High School program, which enabled them to earn college credits while also completing high school coursework.
With the help of a music therapist, a man facing life’s final stanza has been able to achieve one of his wishes — to attend his adopted granddaughter’s graduation from UNLV.
The UNLV International Gaming Institute turned out to be instrumental in the unlikely bid to move the Raiders from Oakland to Las Vegas.
Tesla signed 15 more high school graduates from Clark County to work at its Gigafactory, offering employment, benefits and higher education.
After Yuhan Jiang, 18, and her father moved in with her stepmother, who had been living in the Las Vegas Valley for years, Jiang took summer school for two years to catch up.
Numerous local high schools, particularly those that are academically competitive, are featuring more than one No. 1 as they bid farewell to the classes of 2019.
A handful of students were cited Thursday morning on the last day of school after fights broke out at three Las Vegas Valley high schools.
Jack Stark, 10, didn’t place at GeoBee in the nation’s capital but will be back on a national stage at the National History Bee finals near Chicago, beginning June 7.
The union representing Clark County School District support staff and the Teamsters may be close to ending their battle over representation of the roughly 12,000 employees.
The Pupil-Centered Funding Plan, which was unveiled last week, calls for a complete rewrite of the state’s current funding formula.