Thursday, July 2, 2015
Register online for the 2015-16 school year

All new and returning families will register online via Infinite Campus for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. Parents of currently enrolled students have received a message with a link for registration in their Infinite Campus Portal account inbox. Parents who need to activate their Infinite Campus Portal account can contact their child’s school for information. Families new to CCSD can begin the registration process from home via register.ccsd.net or visit their child’s zoned school for assistance.  To find your child’s zoned school, visit ccsd.net/schools/zoning or call (702) 799-6430. All CCSD schools will have computers available to assist parents with the online registration process.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
CCSD continues "Calling All Heroes" campaign to hire new teachers

The Clark County School District is continuing its campaign to hire more than 2,600 teachers for the 2015-16 school year. Chief Human Resources Officer Staci Vesneske told KSNV-TV, "I never feel like I'm just selling a job. I feel like I'm selling a whole city and a whole community.” One approach the district is taking, according to KSNV, “is to inspire people to leave their cold climates behind to come live and teach in the desert.” For more information on CCSD job opportunities, click here.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Summer resources for parents & students available online

CCSD has compiled a list of activities to help keep students busy and learning during the summer break. Parents and students can visit ccsd.net/summer for information on summer classes, resources to continue learning, food service programs, Safekey partners and local hiking trails. "Summer is a time we need to keep our students engaged in learning," said CCSD Family and Community Engagement Services Director Cheryl Davis. "These resources will help families in finding activities for students that are both educational and fun." For more information, click here.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
CCSD honored by e.Republic's Center for Digital Education

The Clark County School District (CCSD) has been selected as a K-12 Large District/School honoree by e.Republic's Center for Digital Education and will be recognized during the Digital Content and Curriculum Achievement Awards at the International Society for Technology in Education conference to be held in Philadelphia on June 29. CCSD is being recognized for its success in implementing online and blended learning. Click here for details.

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Thursday, June 25, 2015
North Las Vegas seeks school crossing guards

The City of North Las Vegas is hiring school crossing guards for the 2015-16 school year. According to KTNV-TV, “The position pays $9 per hour and the hours are usually 6:30 to 9:15 a.m. and 1:30 to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays when school is in session.” For more information, call (702) 633-1017, ext. 6671 or click here.

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Thursday, June 18, 2015
Literacy efforts to be expanded in CCSD

CCSD is planning several new initiatives to expand literacy skills in additional schools. According to KLAS-TV, “Through millions of dollars in federal grant and district money, teachers will get more professional development to help English-language learners. Teachers will also receive more training in teaching basic vocabulary, phonics, reading so that kids can learn to read independently.”

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