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

(photo: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Sex Education Discussion Continues

Parents have chance to give input



CCSD To Review Elementary Cheating

Update on “corrective actions” coming next month


(Photo: S. Stone/KXNT)

CCSD Holding More Meetings On Sex Education

LAS VEGAS – The Clark County School District (CCSD) will host a series of public input meetings throughout November to involve parents, employees and members of the community in a conversation about the district’s sex […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/22/2014

(Photo: S. Stone/KXNT)

CCSD Principals Getting Information On Ebola

(Las Vegas)–Many schools, both private and public, are concerned about the Ebola crisis, especially in Texas. The Ebola virus is raising concerns among parents of the Clark County School District who want to be sure […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/17/2014

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Helping Truant Children

A new grant will help put truant kids in school


Clark County students visit the Thomas & Mack Center to kickoff reading competition (photo: Tate South/KXNT)

Students Take Part In Reading Challenge

(Las Vegas)–SuperPawn, Spread the Word Nevada, and UNLV Athletics are teaming up with the Clark County School District (CCSD) to bring 6,500 fourth- and fifth-grade students from 33 Title I schools to the Thomas & […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/15/2014


West Prep Plans

Las Vegas, NV — West Preparatory Academy Principal Danny Eichelberger, students and parents have something to smile about.


(courtesy of CCSD)

Palo Verde High School Dismissed Early

(Las Vegas)–An early weekend begins for students at Palo Verde High School. They’ve been dismissed due to an electrical problem at the school. Bus service is being provided for students. Students were evacuated from the […]

CBS Las Vegas–09/26/2014