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CCSD Workers To Vote On Union

Two labor groups vying to represent more than 11,000 employees


A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at work accidentally shot herself in the leg when the weapon discharged in a faculty bathroom shortly before class Thursday morning, officials said. File photo of a classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Testing Stopped

(Las Vegas, NV) — CCSD puts Common Core testing on hold, as technical issues involving the testing remain unresolved.


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New Year-Round Schools Are Named

LAS VEGAS–The Clark County School District announced on Friday morning that 11 additional elementary schools will convert to a year-round calendar in the 2015-2016 school year to ease overcrowding. They will join 13 other elementary […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/06/2015

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CCSD Announces Five New Turnaround Schools

LAS VEGAS – The Clark County School District (CCSD) announced that the following five schools will join the district’s Turnaround Zone in the 2015-16 school year. Liliam Lujan Hickey Elementary School, Mary and Zel Lowman […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/10/2015

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CCSD Employee Fired For Allegedly Using Cameras In Bathroom

LAS VEGAS—More details are coming out about a local school district employee who was fired from his job. KXNT has learned the employee with the Clark County School District has been terminated to due allegedly […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/03/2015


Another Measles Case Confirmed In Clark County

LAS VEGAS—Officials with the Southern Nevada Health District confirm there is a second case of the measles in Clark County. The SNHD said the patient is an adult, and the case is not linked to […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/03/2015

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3 Cases Of Whooping Cough Confirmed At Local School

Henderson, NV — The Clark County School District has confirmed there are three cases of whooping cough (pertussis) in the district. All three cases are at Coronado High School in Henderson. Letters were sent home to parents […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/30/2015

Clark County School Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky (kxnt photo illustration)

State Of The School District

Superintendent gives snapshot of past and present – with a look to the future of the nation’s 5th largest district


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LV Teacher Wins Academic Award

LAS VEGAS–“I am in a state of shock and euphoria,” said Karen Hipsher after the surprise announcement that she won a $2,500 Academic Award from California Casualty. Karen has taught in the Clark County School […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/20/2015

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Sex Education Discussion Continues

Parents have chance to give input