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'N---ers Gotta Burn': Las Vegas High School in Spotlight After Student's Racist Snapchat Video Goes Viral  Atlanta Black Star

A Snapchat clip is making the rounds on social media and calling negative attention to a Las Vegas High School after a student was caught making racist.



Student with gun in backpack arrested at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 15-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday at a central Las Vegas Valley high school after he was caught with a gun on campus, police said.



Man reportedly attempted to lure girls near Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas police are investigating reports that a man was attempting to lure teenage girls into his truck near a Summerlin high school.



Sun Standout Awards: Variety of impressive winners emerges at South Point  Las Vegas Sun

Legendary coaches. Budding stars with professional-athlete potential. Inspiring team managers. Those descriptions apply to only a portion of the winners at the ...



Las Vegas coach fired after assistant arrested, police say  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Las Vegas high school athletic coach was fired after police said another man working as a volunteer coach had sex with a student in February. Nik'olas Clater ...



Las Vegas educators rally for better school funding in Nevada  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Several thousand teachers and supporters rallied in front of the federal courthouse in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday, calling for action from legislators and ...



Teen Pleads Guilty to Making Terroristic Threats Against Black Students at Las Vegas High School, Accomplice Sentenced to Diversion Program In Plea Deal  Atlanta Black Star

A 15-year-old student Monday became the second teen to plead guilty to posting racist online threats calling for violence against Black students at Arbor.



2019 Clark County School District graduations begin this week  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Graduation season begins Wednesday in the Clark County School District with a ceremony at the Stewart School for special education students.



Bryce Harper’s high school coach finally makes it to state  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Despite mentoring superstar Bryce Harper and other major league players, longtime Las Vegas High coach Sam Thomas is coaching in the state baseball ...



Man killed in suspected DUI crash in Las Vegas on his birthday  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A California man hit and killed by a suspected drunken driver Sunday morning died on his 55th birthday. He was a radio DJ in Southern California for more than ...



College of Southern Nevada graduates its largest-ever class  Las Vegas Review-Journal

More than 3600 students graduated from the College of Southern Nevada, its largest graduating class ever. About 1200 walked at Monday's ceremony.



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.



County official unimpressed by UNLV medical building progress  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Planned building in Las Vegas Medical District shrinks to four stories, UNLV president says. Opening date for the medical education building pushed back to fall ...



Parents hear about training after racist threats at Las Vegas school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Anti-Defamation League invited parents to Arbor View High School on Thursday night to hear how the organization has led employee anti-bias training in ...



May 2019 Outstanding UNLV Graduates | News Center  UNLV NewsCenter

More than 3000 students will join the ranks of UNLV alumni May 18, each with a unique path of perseverance that led them to the Thomas & Mack Center stage ...



3 Nevada students named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Three Nevada students were named U.S. Presidential Scholars this year based on their academic success, community *service* and leadership skills.



RJ's Academic Excellence Awards recognize 12 Clark County students  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Valley students were honored for their achievements in and out of the classroom at the Las Vegas Review-Journal's inaugural Academic Excellence ...



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 ...



17 Nevada students awarded $2,500 National Merit scholarships  Las Vegas Review-Journal

17 Nevada students received $2500 scholarships among the roughly 15000 finalists in the annual National Merit Scholarship Program competition.



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 ...



TB tests required for 200 students at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District on Thursday told about 200 students that they need to be tested for tuberculosis after a person at a western Las Vegas Valley ...



Las Vegas High School student arrested after gun, THC oil found  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 17-year-old Las Vegas High School student was arrested Wednesday after he was found with marijuana oil and police discovered a gun in his car.



Holocaust survivors get honorary degrees at Henderson ceremony  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Eighteen Holocaust survivors received honorary doctorates of humane letters during Touro University Nevada's Spring Commencement 2019 ceremony on ...



Parents demand more changes after threats at Las Vegas high school — VIDEO  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District will partner with a national equity organization to improve the cultural climate at Arbor View High School, one of the changes ...



Meeting at Las Vegas high school addresses recent racial tensions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Frustration flowed at Arbor View High School on Monday night as parents and students confronted the school's racial tensions head-on at a meeting, where the ...



2 students arrested over threats at Las Vegas high school — VIDEO  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Two male Arbor View High School students were arrested Tuesday in connection with racially motivated threats made against their school. The threats made on ...



Person diagnosed with TB at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District said Wednesday that a person at Durango High School has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis.



Las Vegas officer arrested on suspicion of lewdness with a child  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Las Vegas police officer was arrested Tuesday by the Henderson Police Department on suspicion of lewdness with a child. Matthew James Terry, 27, was ...



Leader of conservative UNLV group removed over ‘white power’ video  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A UNLV undergraduate who led the local chapter of a conservative student group has been kicked out of the organization after a video in which he said “white ...



Racial threats at Las Vegas high school tap pool of animosity  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Threats against black students at Arbor View High School this week didn't happen in a vacuum. Racial tensions that have been roiling Clark County School ...



Lockdown lifted at Las Vegas high school after search for robbers ends  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Spring Valley High School was placed on a hard lockdown for about 90 minutes Tuesday morning while Las Vegas police searched for robbery suspects in the ...



4 arrested, 2 hospitalized after fight near Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

At least three juveniles and one adult were arrested by Las Vegas police on Friday afternoon after a fight outside a central valley high school that has recently ...



Tuberculosis Case Sets off Testing at Las Vegas High School  U.S. News & World Report

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Health officials will test up to 200 students and teachers for tuberculosis after one case was confirmed at a Las Vegas high school.



Western High School in Las Vegas placed on lockdown after fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Las Vegas high school with a recent history of racially motivated fights was again placed on lockdown Thursday after a similar fight broke out.



Las Vegas high school teacher arrested on sexual misconduct charges  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police arrested a Sierra Vista High School teacher on suspicion of sexual misconduct, open and gross lewdness, and showing ...



Racial tensions at Las Vegas high school erupted in campus brawl  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Sophomore Kayla Carbajal did not want to go to Western High School on Friday, a day after simmering racial tensions erupted in a brawl that led school police ...



1 dead in shooting at North Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

An 18-year-old man died after he was shot Tuesday afternoon outside a North Las Vegas high school, officials said. North Las Vegas police began receiving ...



Las Vegas teen in high school, college named Regents’ Scholar  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Naree Asherian, 17, was recognized in February as a Nevada System of Higher Education Regents' Scholar. She said she owes the recognition to the College ...



Threat against Las Vegas high school increases police presence  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police are investigating a threat made against Chapparal High School on Sunday night.



Principal injured, 5 students cited in North Las Vegas school fight  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Five students were cited on Friday after a fight at Desert Rose High School that injured the principal, according to school police.



Teen arrested near Las Vegas high school with pistol, silencer  Las Vegas Review-Journal

School police arrested an intoxicated 17-year-old male near Valley High School on Wednesday afternoon after finding him with a loaded semiautomatic pistol ...



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.



Las Vegas elementary school principal faces an uprising  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A principal at a Las Vegas elementary school has an uprising on her hands. Staff and parents at Decker Elementary say Principal Alice Roybal-Benson has ...



How 2 Las Vegas charter schools are excelling in high-need areas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Schools like Mater Academy Mountain Vista and Democracy Prep at the Agassi Campus are tackling the challenging part of school choice: providing a good ...



Las Vegas school lockdown lifted after report of teen with gun  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Spring Valley High School in southwest Las Vegas was on lockdown for a while Monday morning, March 25, 2019, as Metro and Clark County School District ...



Hundreds push for peace at Walk Against Hate in Las Vegas  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Anti-Defamation League's third annual Walk Against Hate at Springs Preserve served as “a day of healing,” according to event organizer Jolie Brislin.



Serious incidents involving Las Vegas valley schools in 2018-19  KTNV Las Vegas

This is an ongoing list of serious incidents at Las Vegas valley schools for the 2018-19 school year. An individual was arrested after gun found in vehicle at ...



Student arrested for loaded gun at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

When police acting on a tip pulled the student out of class around 10:30 a.m., officers found a loaded 9-millimeter handgun in his backpack, a Clark County ...



High school graduation rates in Nevada, Clark County, hit record highs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

High school students in Nevada and Clark County graduated at the highest rate ever in 2018, according to state data released on Friday. Graduation rates ...



Parents demand answers after racist threats at Arbor View HS  KTNV Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Several community groups confirm they are talking with the Clark County School District about their plans to change the culture at Arbor ...



Camera equipment stolen from western Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District Police Department is investigating the theft of camera equipment and potentially other items from West Career and Technical ...



Multicultural training mandate for Nevada teachers unenforced  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A requirement for certain educators to complete a multicultural education course upon renewing their license has not been enforced by the state since a law ...



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 ...



Clark County schools closed Friday due to weather  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County's public schools will be closed Friday because of weather, the school district announced. In addition to a call to parents, the Clark County School ...



Report: Henderson high school teacher, student kissed on Halloween  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A teacher at Basic High School in Henderson kissed a student and had him over to her house twice, according to her arrest report. The student and the teacher, ...



16-year-old arrested in slaying at North Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

North Las Vegas police arrested the suspect, who attends Cheyenne High School, in connection with the death of 18-year-old Dalvin Brown on the campus of ...



Clark County school students to make up snow day April 22  Las Vegas Review-Journal

April 22, the day after Easter, will be the make-up day for the snow day that canceled school on Feb. 22, the Clark County School Board decided Thursday night.



Southwest Las Vegas high school locked down after hit and run  FOX5 Las Vegas

The Clark County School District placed Sierra Vista High School on a soft lockdown Wednesday morning while police investigated a hit and run in the area.



Ex-Las Vegas high school theater teacher arrested on sex charge  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former theater teacher at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts was arrested Sunday on a warrant that accuses him of engaging in sexual conduct with a student, ...



COMMENTARY: Las Vegas high school embraces innovative approach to combat bullying, violence  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Violence and bullying in schools is an unfortunate reality in our children's day-to-day lives. As a teacher at Centennial High School, I work every day with the ...



Las Vegas school social worker arrested on sexual misconduct charges  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police have arrested a social worker for alleged inappropriate behavior with two students following an investigation at Chaparral ...



CCSD superintendent introduces slimmed-down leadership team  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District Superintendent Jesus Jara on Monday introduced the members of his new streamlined leadership structure that he says will save ...



55 Clark County schools to lose millions in federal funding under new formula  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Fifty-five Clark County schools will lose millions in federal funding next school year due to a change in the way the Clark County School District distributes the ...



Henderson high school evacuated after phone threat  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Henderson high school was evacuated Tuesday afternoon after receiving a phone threat, school police said.



Las Vegas police investigate attempted kidnapping near high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas police are investigating an attempted kidnapping Thursday morning near Durango High School in the western valley.



Bonanza High dealing with power issues at school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Bonanza High School students returned from winter break on Monday facing a few power issues at school.



Clark County schools saw drop in attendance Thursday  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Many students celebrated an unexpected day off from school Friday, but some parents questioned the Clark County School District's decision to cancel classes ...



Dozens of students, staff pepper-sprayed in fight at Las Vegas school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

About 45 to 50 people were pepper sprayed Thursday when school police used the agent to break up a large racially motivated fight at a central Las Vegas ...



Lady Gaga charity to include Las Vegas school in pilot program  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Valley High School has been selected to participate in the first teen Mental Health First Aid pilot program from Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation and the ...



Las Vegas student arrested after ‘terroristic threat’  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 15-year-old student at Desert Oasis High School in Las Vegas was arrested on Thursday morning after another student overheard him making terroristic ...



Officials assign Las Vegas middle school principal to home  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Clark County School District middle-school principal has been assigned to home for an unspecified reason, an administrative decision typically made when ...



8 struggling Clark County schools face possible charter competition  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Eight struggling Clark County middle schools face potential competition from neighborhood charter schools after being approved Thursday by the State Board of ...



Achievement School District grows, but is it working?  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Nevada program has grown steadily since it was initiated in 2016 to address the issue of underperforming schools, but because it is in the early stages, ...



Clark County schools’ diverse grading policies penalize some students  Las Vegas Review-Journal

When it comes to academic success or failure, Clark County students aren't playing on a level field. At Cimarron-Memorial High School in Las Vegas, a grade of ...



Threats against Henderson high schools deemed not credible  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police and the Metropolitan Police Department investigated threats made against Foothill and Liberty high schools on Sunday but ...



Teen admits to making racist threats at Las Vegas school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Under the warm sun Friday afternoon, the group of mothers joined hands outside the Clark County Juvenile Justice center in Las Vegas and prayed for strength ...



Late to school: Why Clark County had over 11K tardy buses this year  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Year after year, late or no-show buses in the Clark County School District draw the ire of parents and students alike. One year the problem even prompted a ...



Confusing memo aside, Clark County teachers will get day off  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Relax, Clark County School District teachers. You will not need to report to school on Friday — a scheduled day off for students and staff — despite a confusing ...



Las Vegas teacher’s inappropriate touching dates to ‘17, police say  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Several students at a southwest Las Vegas high school told investigators that a teacher had made sexual comments and inappropriately touched them, an arrest ...



Las Vegas student suspended for threatening classmates  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Hyde Park Middle School student threatened a group of students on social media Wednesday, CCSD police sergeant Bryan Zink said. The threat was later ...



Pepper spray used to break up fight at North Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police arrested two North Las Vegas high school students Friday morning after a fight that prompted officers to use pepper spray.



Clark County School District operations ‘out of date,’ report says  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A new report criticizes the Clark County School District of operating with a culture of “relying on out-of-date practices with no apparent sense of urgency to bring it ...



CCSD may pay $1.2M to settle suit alleging special ed student abuse  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District will pay $1.2 million plus attorney's fees to resolve a 2016 federal lawsuit involving a special education teacher accused of ...



Vehicle Hit by Gunfire Crashes Into School Bus, No Injuries  U.S. News & World Report

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting sent an SUV crashing into a school bus with children aboard near a Las Vegas high school, ...



CCSD offers $10k annual bonuses to teachers at struggling schools — VIDEO  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Johnston Middle School Principal Lou Markouzis tries to attract high-quality teachers to his one-star school, but the best he can offer is a corner classroom with a ...



Clark County schools seek diversity in pursuit of teachers  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Hiring teachers in Clark County is hard, but hiring a diverse pool of educators that mirrors the student population in the Las Vegas Valley is even more difficult.



Former educators’ names will grace new Clark County schools  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The school district has decided that Sandra B. Abston, Earl Jenkins and Helen Aileen Anderson Toland will be the namesakes of the next three schools opened ...



Memo to CCSD: Background checks only work if you pay attention  Las Vegas Review-Journal

An arrest on rape and battery charges was apparently not enough to prevent Lawrence Anthony Winston from working with kids in the Clark County School ...



Clark County schools to conduct random searches for weapons  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District middle and high school students will be subject to random searches for weapons under a new initiative to combat the wave of guns ...



Police arrest North Las Vegas student who had gun in backpack  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District police arrested a 15-year-old male student near Cheyenne High School on Wednesday afternoon after finding a loaded handgun in ...



For some, random school searches are small price to pay for safety  Las Vegas Review-Journal

While critics question the new Clark County School District policy aimed at cracking down on weapons on campus, Liberty High junior Anahit Topachikyan says ...



Clark County school police welcome dogs trained to detect guns  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District Police Department has four furry new officers with a talent for sniffing out guns. Police Chief James Ketsaa swore in the ...



Las Vegas high student arrested for having handgun on campus  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Sierra Vista High School student was arrested on Tuesday morning after officials found a loaded gun in his possession on campus.



2 top Clark County schools officials may be out by end of June  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County School District's top operations and human-resource officers will likely be out of their positions at the end of June following an outside report ...



Nevada charter schools’ successes aren’t reaching everywhere  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Many state charter schools are outperforming their traditional public school counterparts, leading to long waitlists at many. But a Review-Journal analysis shows ...



Minor injury reported after Clark County school bus-truck crash  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Clark County School District bus with 18 students on board was involved in a crash Tuesday morning.



Student with BB guns arrested at Las Vegas high school  KTNV Las Vegas

A student was arrested last week for bringing several BB guns to Shadow Ridge High School, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal . Police were ...



Union asks Clark County teachers if they’d support illegal strike  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The informal poll by the Clark County Education Association asks teachers what they would be willing to do if lawmakers do not “fund our schools now” — the ...



Police seize 5 BB guns, arrest student at Las Vegas high school  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Shadow Ridge High School student was arrested last week for bringing BB guns on school property, according to school police.



Las Vegas school social worker faced previous charges, report says  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A school social worker arrested by Clark County School District police on suspicion of inappropriately touching two students at Chaparral High School has two ...



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