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Nevada school board candidate runs on platform of banning football

Russell Davis says he’s a huge football fan and hopes the Oakland Raiders come to his hometown of Las Vegas. NFL players are adults making decisions, he says, about how to “balance the risks and rewards” of the game. 1,178 more words


Toddler Hit, Killed by North Las Vegas School Bus

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — A 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a school bus in North Las Vegas.

North Las Vegas police say the boy was struck Thursday and was pronounced dead at the scene on Princess Avenue, near Carey Avenue and Revere Street. 102 more words


CCSD's Crumbling Classrooms Need $500M In Repairs

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say it will cost more than a half-billion dollars to fix the most pressing maintenance problems in the Clark County School District. 115 more words


Rogers Foundation backing Core Academy

By Craig A. Ruark
Special to the Las Vegas Business Press

During a celebration of the rebranding of Core Academy, Powered by the Rogers Foundation, last November, students are intrigued by a big blue marble earth science exhibit at Springs Preserve. 1,013 more words

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Henderson Residents Ask For Opinion On Public School Reorganization Plan

The City of Henderson is continuing to reach out to residents to gather their thoughts and opinions on a plan to reorganize the Clark County School District into local precincts. 149 more words


Nevada Declares Teacher Shortage Emergency

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada is declaring its teacher shortage as an emergency, a move that allows vacancy-filled schools to hire teachers from out of state who aren’t yet licensed locally. 120 more words


Clark County Teachers, District Approve Contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new teacher contract has ended months of contention among Clark County School District officials.

District Board of Trustees approved a two-year contract for teachers Thursday. 102 more words