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Equipment donation could help spark a renaissance in Rancho High sports  Las Vegas Sun

Rancho, which opened in 1954 and is one of Southern Nevada's oldest high schools, was a contender in many sports through the mid-1990s. Championship ...



Rancho High’s earliest grads to unite despite dueling claims  Las Vegas Review-Journal

On Oct. 12-13, members of Rancho High School's Class of 1958 will gather for their 60th reunion. They're inviting members of Rancho's classes of 1957 and ...



Former students recall North Las Vegas high school race riots  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Stan Armstrong stood in front of students at Rancho High School on Thursday afternoon, recounting his participation in race riots on campus a half-century ago.



Pepper spray used after food fight at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

School police used pepper spray to break up a food fight that turned physical at a northeast Las Vegas Valley high school Thursday afternoon.



Teen arrested for threatening school shooting at Rancho High in North Las Vegas  FOX5 Las Vegas

A 16-year-old boy was arrested for threatening a shooting at Rancho High School in North Las Vegas Wednesday, according to CCSD Police.



Nevada’s ‘Shining Star’ schools struggle to keep luster amid funding cuts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

At the height of Rancho High School's academic success, Principal James Kuzma had to cut over $1 million from the school's budget. Nearly half of that was ...



North Las Vegas police search for gunman who killed security guard  Las Vegas Review-Journal

W​ednesday morning's rainstorm washed away any forensic evidence that may have been left behind at the scene of a shooting at a construction site in a new ...



Former Nevada first lady brags about Rancho High School  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former first lady Sandy Miller may not have been a cheerleader when she graduated from Rancho High School's Class of 1967, but she cheers for it now.



Rancho HS, Allegiant Airlines Tackle Pilot Shortage  KNPR

In the next 20 years, the world will be facing a pilot shortage. In North America alone, we'll need more than 200,000 pilots in the skies. Internationally, that ...



Wings Wanted: Local high school hopes to prevent a looming pilot shortage  News3LV

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — Commercial pilots face mandatory retirement when they hit the age of 65. That means that about 30 thousand pilots are set to call it quits ...



Some Clark County schools get creative to save dean positions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Some middle and high schools across Clark County are finding creative ways to scrape together enough money to save administrative positions threatened by ...



North Las Vegas student defies homelessness, earns scholarship  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sebastian Crawford, 17, a senior at Rancho High School in North Las Vegas, recently became the only student in Nevada and one of just 106 nationally to earn ...



Documentary examines Rancho High School race riots during civil rights era  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Racial riots became so prevalent at Rancho High School during the late 1960s and early 1970s that the National Guard was called in.



These Las Vegas area schools serving free meals for kids during the summer  Las Vegas Sun

For a large number of children in Southern Nevada, the end of school can bring anxiety over how they'll get enough to eat.



Clark County administrators union sues school district over elimination of dean positions  News3LV

The first legal action against the Clark County School District is being taken after Superintendent Jara announced the elimination of 175 dean positions at middle ...



Rancho High gets top honor for developing Latino leaders  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Rancho High School honored as best in the nation for “fostering future Latino community leaders” by the National Hispanic Institute.



Former Rancho High teacher sentenced for kidnapping, sexual conduct with student  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former Rancho High School teacher was sentenced Tuesday to between six and 15 years in prison after he was convicted in March of kidnapping and sexual ...



Ex-Las Vegas teacher facing sex misconduct charges arrested in Texas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former Las Vegas high school teacher charged in 2012 with eight counts of sexual misconduct with a student was arrested Thursday in east Texas.



Las Vegas High School Has A Proud History Of Political Involvement  NPR

Hillary Clinton brought her presidential campaign to Rancho High School in Las Vegas this week. It's a school full of DREAMers with big plans for the future, and ...



Movie Producer Brings Theater, Activism To North Las Vegas  KNPR

In 1968, a young Moctesuma Esparza helped lead Hispanic students protest against bigotry in East Los Angeles schools. A half-century later he's working to ...



Former Las Vegas teacher extradited from Texas to Clark County  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former Rancho High School teacher has been extradited to Clark County from Texas in connection with allegations of sexual misconduct with a student dating ...



Las Vegas-based helicopter company hosts tour for Rancho High School aviation students  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The people behind Maverick Aviation Group, a local helicopter company, believe they have met the future of the industry — students from Rancho High School's ...



Court hears appeal of ex-Las Vegas teacher’s kidnapping conviction  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Nevada Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in the appeal of a former Clark County teacher whose sexual relationship with a student led to a ...



CES 2019: Las Vegas high school students pitch business ideas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

At the last day of CES 2019, several high school students from the Clark County School District pitched business ideas among some of the most innovative ...



Ex-Clark County teacher’s arrest report details student relationship  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former Clark County School District teacher participated in sex acts with a teenage student multiple times in 2012 before fleeing Nevada, according to records ...



Castro meets with Nevada Latino leaders ahead of 2020 bid  The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Obama administration housing chief Julian Castro met with Nevada Democrats and leaders of the Latino community in Las Vegas ...



Remains found at Colorado park may be missing Las Vegas hiker  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Authorities believe they have found the remains of Micah Tice, a Las Vegas high school graduate who went missing at Rocky Mountain National Park on Nov.



Las Vegas Academy teacher will get training at NASA facility  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Minnick-Trujillo, a physics teacher and robotics coach at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts, is one of three Clark County School District teachers selected by the ...



Rams right baseball record, Rancho High's reputation  Las Vegas Sun

Three years ago, Rancho High School baseball coach Tom Pletsch was picking up pieces of broken beer bottles to clear a place for his team to practice.



Horsford’s chief of staff has long history in Nevada politics  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Raised in Las Vegas, Asha Jones has been a leader since she was a teen, when she petitioned Rancho High School to incorporate more black history into its ...



Options for pumpkin recycling in Las Vegas  KTNV Las Vegas

Now that Halloween is over, there will be a pumpkin recycling event at the Silverton hotel-casino parking lot Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. The event is free and ...



Former Rancho teacher found guilty of kidnapping, sex with student  Las Vegas Review-Journal

After jurors found a former Rancho High School teacher guilty of kidnapping and sexual conduct with a student, his attorney called for changing a Nevada law ...



Founder: New North Las Vegas theater part of bigger mission  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Moctesuma Esparza grew up in East L.A. in the 1950s — a sometimes-hostile era of limited opportunity for minorities, hesaid.



CCSD records detail dozens of complaints about Trustee Kevin Child  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A female employee in the Clark County School District was so fearful of Trustee Kevin Child that she wrote to officials she would “often look in my mirror to see if ...



Police: Las Vegas kidnap suspect threatened violence if victim talked  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Antwon Perkins, a former corrections officer accused in at least two abduction and sexual assault cases involving minors, threatened to kill his most recent ...



Air Force Cadet candidate from Las Vegas reported missing in Rocky Mountain National Park  News3LV

UPDATE (11/30): Hikers say they spoke with missing USAF Cadet candidate at Rocky Mountain National Park. ORIGINAL STORY: Air Force Cadet candidate ...



Nevada teachers selected for curriculum development fellowship at Tesla's Gigafactory 1  KRNV My News 4

The Nevada Governor's Office of Science, Innovation, and Technology (OSIT) will be working with Tesla to offer a series of hands-on STEM fellowships for ...



Over 12 Clark County schools get gifts from Henderson philanthropists  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Bob and Sandy Ellis added Matt Kelly Elementary School in Las Vegas to the growing list of schools that they support with cash donations to principals and ...



Allegiant Hosts Three West Fargo Graduates After Awarding Them Aviation Scholarships  KVRR

LAS VEGAS, NV — A pilot shortage is expected in the country in the near future as more and more pilots face retirement. Allegiant wants to do something about ...



Family of woman killed in plane crash files suit in Las Vegas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The parents of an Instagram model killed in a plane crash last year have filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Las Vegas.



Colorado officials ID remains as those of missing Las Vegas hiker  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The remains found at Rocky Mountain National Park on Friday were confirmed to be those of a 20-year-old U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School cadet ...



Faces of the Pack: Undergraduate student wins Goldwater Scholarship for work on plant reproduction  Nevada Today

McNair Scholar Edward Cruz is an undergraduate majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Nevada, Reno who has just won the ...



Democratic primary calendar could boost Latino voter clout  SFGate

DES MOINES, Iowa — How to pronounce Beto O'Rourke's first name — “Is it BET-oh or BAY-toe?” — is debated nearly everywhere the 2020 Democratic ...



Cameron Named As 2018 MVHS Homecoming Grand Marshall  mvprogress

By CHARLENE PAUL. Moapa Valley Progress. Dr. Gary Cameron served as principal of MVHS from 1977 to 1993. This week is the Moapa Valley High School ...



Nevada Election Live Blog — Hours after polls close, voting ends  Las Vegas Review-Journal

High turnout, long lines and a reduced number of polling places left some Clark County voters in line hours after polls closed.



Myasthenia gravis resources are rare, Las Vegas patient finds  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Myasthenia gravis patient Aarash Taghdir of Las Vegas couldn't find a doctor who recognized or specialized in the rare disease. As a result, he suffered eight ...



Keurig Dr Pepper and Good Sports Announce Winners of Let's Play High School Equipment Makeover Contest  PR Newswire

PLANO, Texas and BOSTON, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Keurig Dr Pepper (NYSE: KDP) and Good Sports, a nonprofit that provides donations of athletic ...



North Las Vegas Councilman Barron receives democracy award  Las Vegas Review-Journal

North Las Vegas City Councilman Isaac Barron was selected in May as a recipient for the Jean Ford Democracy Award, which recognizes citizens who've ...



Raising The Bar Meet the Raising The Bar Advisory Board KTNV Staff 12:58 PM, Oct  KTNV Las Vegas

Members of the Raising The Bar Advisory Board. The purpose of the board is to advise 13 Action News on issues revolving around education in Southern ...



Clark County School District’s graduation schedule for 2018  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District has released its schedule of 2018 high school graduations. Graduations began on Wednesday and run through June 1.



Veterans in need find services, resources at Las Vegas event  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Approximately 800 veterans attended the 2019 Veterans Stand Down at Big League Dreams Park in Las Vegas. The event on Wednesday offered a variety of ...



A chat with Julian Castro: He wants Nevada's vote for president  News3LV

He's among the new faces in the emerging Democratic field. At 44, Julian Castro already has a resume few people get: he led San Antonio from 2009 to 2014; ...



Teen involved with former Rancho teacher give details of their relationship  News3LV

The teen in the trial of former Rancho High School teacher Jason Lofthouse was on the stand for hours.Her testimony revealed the relationship started on Twitter ...



Hikers report seeing missing Las Vegas man in Colorado days ago  Las Vegas Review-Journal

After more than two days of searching in deep snow, officials have heard from hikers about where a missing Las Vegas man was last seen in the Rocky ...



Police: Student said she had sex with teacher at hotels, school  Las Vegas Sun

A Rancho High School teacher arrested Thursday engaged in sexual activity with a student in his classroom and at two hotels, a North Las Vegas Police arrest ...



With harrowing virtual reality video, local authorities educate youth on flood dangers  The Nevada Independent

Officials in Southern Nevada have launched a new awareness strategy primarily aimed at people who might be too young to remember the devastating ...



2020 candidates to pitch working-class credentials to union  News3LV

A half-dozen Democratic presidential candidates will descend on Las Vegas on Saturday to pitch themselves to one of America's largest unions as champions of ...



Recruiting Game: Rancho’s Gianna Carosone’s scholarship came at a cost  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The college scholarship has become the dream for many high school athletes. Rancho High softball player Gianna Carosone and her family may have the ...



Student arrested for making threats against Cadwallader Middle School  News3LV

Yet another student has been arrested in the Clark County School District for making threats against a local school. According to an email sent out by CCSD ...



Blueprint for Evolution: Economic Development in North Las Vegas  Nevada Business Magazine

Through innovative programs, North Las Vegas is creating opportunities for investors, developers and residents who want to locate in Southern Nevada.



Clark County Commission selects Chris Brooks, Dallas Harris for vacant Senate seats  The Nevada Independent

Assemblyman Chris Brooks and Dallas Harris, an administrative attorney with the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, will take new posts in the Legislature ...



Nellis ceremony honors Nevadans listed as MIA, ex-prisoners of war  Las Vegas Review-Journal

One by one, members of the Rancho High School color guard placed a red rose onto a white and blue wreath on Friday at Nellis Air Force Base — each ...



Prep baseball players to watch for 2019  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Players to watch. P — Josh Sharman, Desert Oasis. The senior was a second-team all-state pick after going 8-0 with a 1.66 ERA. In 59 innings, he allowed 47 ...



CCSD Trustee Kevin Child accused of creating new stir  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Even as new Clark County School District Superintendent Jesus Jara reviews his predecessor's policy banning Trustee Kevin Child from schools and most other ...



Las Vegas students to learn from Wright brothers replica — VIDEO  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Aviation students at Rancho High School can now practice their maintenance skills on a model of a plane that is more than a century old.



Las Vegas Valley officials underscore vigilance during flood season  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Despite decades of dramatic improvements to the Las Vegas Valley's flood control system, flash floods will always be dangerous. That was the message the ...



Clark High School team wins Nevada Science Bowl  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County public school students swept the top spots at a regional science competition, and a team from Clark High School will represent the area at ...



Project 150’s new facility gives homeless students food, clothing  Las Vegas Review-Journal

High school is typically a time to prepare and discover life's potentials, but for others, it's also the only place that brings comfort and security.



Las Vegas nonprofit, volunteers race to distribute 2,000 holiday meals  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Volunteers with the Las Vegas-based nonprofit Project 150 on Wednesday began preparing 2000 holiday meal boxes for students in need for distribution this ...



CCSD Trustee Child claims rival changed name for election advantage  Las Vegas Review-Journal

He accuses Irene Cepeda, one of three candidates challenging him for his seat, of changing her name from Zepeda to gain an alphabetical advantage on the ...



Religious protesters escorted off Spring Valley High School property  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Two religious protesters were escorted off Spring Valley High School property Wednesday. Clark County School District police helped to remove the protesters ...



Medical magnet high school prepares students for EMS careers  EMS1.com

Graduates of an innovative high school in Las Vegas are determined and passionate to make a difference for their community as caregivers.



Searchers look for Las Vegas man reported missing in Colorado  Las Vegas Review-Journal

As rescue teams searched for a second day through deep snow and in high winds, the mother of a 20-year-old hiker from Las Vegas expressed confidence that ...



Student arrested over threats against Las Vegas middle school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A student was arrested Friday after allegedly issuing a threat aimed at Cadwallader Middle School, Clark County School District officials announced Friday ...



Jury to decide if Las Vegas teen was a girl manipulated for sex or a young woman enjoying an affair  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former Rancho High teacher Jason Lofthouse faces years in prison if jurors decide his liaisons with a 17-year-old student amounted to kidnapping.



Weighted-funding law helps some schools avoid staff cuts  Las Vegas Review-Journal

This is the story of two east valley high schools, both of which weathered the most recent budget cuts ordered by the Clark County School District and came out ...



Las Vegas’ east valley schools receiving Zoom School Program’s focus  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Classes begin for the 2016-17 Clark County School Year on Aug. 29, and returning students will find a few changes, particularly in the east valley, the area most ...



Dozens apply for 3 vacancies in Nevada Legislature  Las Vegas Review-Journal

More than three dozen people have thrown their respective hats into the ring for the opportunity to fill a trio of vacancies in the Nevada Legislature.



High School Science Teachers Named Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors – Will Fly on NASA's SOFIA Aircraft  SETI Institute

A professional development opportunity for high school science teachers designed to improve science teaching and learning and increase student STEM ...



Clark County School Board extends search for superintendent  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School Board on Wednesday night agreed to extend the superintendent search process because none of the four finalists put forward by a ...



Remembering Las Vegas' original all-star basketball squad  Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas-area high school basketball players would check the mail every day in March for their invitation. Al La Rocque summoned only 25 players to try out ...



BWW Feature: Nominations Announced for 2019 New Mexico High School Musical Theatre Enchantment Awards  Broadway World

In addition to performances from schools nominated for production prizes, the Best Actor and Best Actress nominees perform for judges live that night.



CCSD police arrest student with gun at Centennial High School  FOX5 Las Vegas

Clark County School District police are investigating after a gun was found at a high school campus Wednesday morning.



Last day to register for CCSD summer is near  KTNV Las Vegas

The final day to register for Clark County School District's (CCSD) second summer school session is June 30, from 7:30 a.m.-noon.



Officer identified in August 7 OIS near the LV Strip  KLAS-TV

Metro Police have released the name of the officer involved in the August 7 officer involved shooting.



5 charged in 3 months: School District battles history of personnel violating students  Las Vegas Sun

Over the past 10 years, more than 30 Clark County School District employees have been arrested for alleged sexual ...



5 things to watch as the Lights FC play in US Open Cup  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Five areas to be on the lookout for as Las Vegas strives in the U.S. Open Cup.



Prosecution: 3800 texts exchanged between teacher, student in sexual relationship  News3LV

Prosecutors told a jury Tuesday morning that testimony from a teen and her cell phone records will more than prove a former Rancho High School teacher had a ...



Kevin Child leaving School Board seat but lawsuit lingers  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Though his tempestuous time on the School Board ends Monday, Kevin Child will continue to do battle with the Clark County School District through his ongoing ...



Rival unions vie for the loyalty of Clark County teachers  Las Vegas Review-Journal

For some teachers, requesting that they choose between dueling local unions is akin to asking a small child to pick which divorced parent to live with.



Nevada releases ‘weighted funding’ list for Clark County schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

About 100 Clark County schools will benefit from almost $31 million in “weighted funding” for struggling students from the state for the 2018-19 year, officials ...



New retail, education options may signal dawn of revival for downtown North Las Vegas  Las Vegas Sun

North Las Vegas Councilman Isaac Barron used to play as a child in the dirt lot where Maya Cinema is building its 14-theater complex near Las Vegas ...



Kihuen's Soccer Injury Led to Politics  Roll Call

While Ruben Kihuen was running for the Nevada state Senate in 2010, he held a World Cup watch party and saw his former training partner walking out onto the ...



Project 150 helps students in need  Las Vegas Sun

Project 150 aims to provide necessities to homeless, displaced and disadvantaged high school students — everything from ready-to-eat foods, clothes, hygiene ...



CCSD remaining proactive with regular lockdown drills to prepare for real emergencies  News3LV

The term lockdown is well-known among students with the Clark County School District.With more than 350 schools in the district, lockdowns are occurring ...



Legacy High teacher arrested on charges of kidnapping, sex acts with student  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Legacy High School teacher remains in custody at Clark County Detention Center after his arrest Friday for suspicion of kidnapping and sexual acts with a ...



Project 150  News3LV

Health Watch3Project 150Dr. McBeathSouthwest Medical has been part of the Las Vegas community for 45 years, and its em-ployees have averaged over ...



Teen killed while waiting at North Las Vegas red light ID’d  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The 17-year-old boy killed overnight Saturday in a shootout at a red light in North Las Vegas has been identified.



Highlighting achievements, Aug. 4, 2016 — PHOTOS  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Read about Las Vegas Valley residents' awards and achievements.



Stewart school’s intimate graduation celebrates students’ strengths  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Wednesday night's ceremony at Helen J. Stewart School marked the first graduation for the Clark County School District this year. The intimate ceremony ...



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