Vegas School Reopens After 1/4 Cup of Mercury is Cleaned UpA Las Vegas middle school is back in session nearly a week after a mercury discovery forced more than 1,000 students into a quarantine that lasted overnight.
EPA Puzzled by Mercury Amount at Vegas Middle SchoolInvestigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at a Las Vegas middle school, days after a few dribbles of the neurotoxin was first discovered and forced more than a thousand students into a quarantine that lasted overnight.
Clark County School District Overhaul Gets Final ApprovalLawmakers have unanimously approved regulations that will dramatically shift the balance of power in the Clark County School District.
Parents Voice Concern, Anger Over Vegas School Mercury FindConcerned parents directed sometimes angry questions at officials after the discovery of a small amount of mercury at a Las Vegas school prompted an hourslong screening for exposure for more than a thousand children.
Vegas Middle School Closed After Mercury FindClasses are cancelled at a Las Vegas middle school after the student body was quarantined for up to 17 hours over possible mercury exposure.
Nevada School Board OKs Vegas District OverhaulThe Nevada Board of Education has voted unanimously in favor of a dramatic plan to shift the balance of power from a central office to the more than 300 schools in the Clark County School District.
Clark County School District Starts New School YearNevada's largest school district is starting the new school year with 319 teacher vacancies.
Vegas School Police Officer Acquitted in Federal TrialA Las Vegas-area school police officer has been acquitted of federal charges accusing him of attacking a student and a school staff member and trying to cover it up.
Trial Begins for Vegas-Area School Officer in Cover-Up CaseA federal trial has begun in Las Vegas for a suspended Clark County School District police officer accused of attacking a student and a staff member at an alternative high school campus, and of trying to cover it up.
Nevada Looks to Refresh Dry Pipeline of Teachers...and FastNevada school districts are battling a chronic teacher shortage as they scramble to fill hundreds of positions by the fall.
Panel Approves Clark County School District BreakupA Nevada legislative panel has approved a plan to reorganize the Clark County School District, the nation's fifth-largest.
Some Clark County Schools Cafeteria Part of National RecallA number of Clark County School District's cafeteria items are part of a national recall issued last week because of possible listeria contamination.