During a Feb. 20 event at Bracken Elementary School, Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky thanked the Nevada Treasurer’s Office “for ensuring the future of our children and making sure they have a choice when they graduate from high school.” Skorkowsky’s remarks followed State Treasurer Kate Marshall’s announcement that the state has launched the Nevada College Kick Start Program, which has established $50 college savings accounts for all Nevada 2013-2014 public school kindergarten students. CCSD Trustees Patrice Tew and Stavan Corbett attended the Bracken Elementary School event. Trustees Carolyn Edwards and Deanna Wright attended a similar event at Morrow Elementary School.
The U.S. Paralympic Sport Club of Las Vegas will present swimming at Centennial Hills YMCA Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. The Paralympic Sport Club is a cooperative program between the CCSD Adapted Physical Education Department and the City of Las Vegas Adaptive Recreation program. The Sport Club is open to all K-12 students with physical disabilities or visual impairments.