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Victim sues CCSD over 2017 knife attack by classmate

Keily Martinez Mejia, now 18, alleges the school district was negligent for failing to prevent an attack at Clark High School that left her badly injured.

 
Regents approve hiring of new UNLV president

The NSHE Board of Regents voted Thursday to hire Keith Whitfield, currently provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Wayne State University in Detroit.

 
Clark County School Board to consider ending Jara’s contract

The Clark County School Board will hold a special session Wednesday to evaluate the “character, misconduct or competence” of Superintendent Jesus Jara.

Clark County schools to release guide on distance learning

Clark County School District representatives said a guide will be released in the next couple of weeks to answer families’ questions about distance learning this fall.

Moapa Valley schools want CCSD permission for in-person classes

The Moapa Valley Community Education Advisory Board says the school district’s one-size-fits-all approach to reopening school campuses doesn’t fit the needs of its rural community.

 
Clark County School Board OKs online-only start to fall semester

Clark County School District students will start the 2020-21 school year remotely following a vote from the School Board on Tuesday night to approve a full-time return to distance learning.