Several students in the immediate area were “possibly affected” and provided with treatment by medical staff as an additional precaution, according to a message sent to parents Tuesday.
Julie joined the Las Vegas Review-Journal in July 2019 as a reporter for The View, covering the southwest/Henderson area. She grew up in southern California, and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication from Whitworth University in Spokane, Wash. She worked as an education and health reporter at the Times-News in Twin Falls, Idaho for eight years. Before that, she was an education and county government reporter for two years at the Elko Daily Free Press in Elko, Nev.
Justin Smith, the student in the yearbook photo, in April 2019 filed a complaint in Clark County District Court alleging negligence by the Clark County School District, which has appealed the case.
A panel discussion that included teachers and school social workers took place Tuesday night at the Pearson Community Center in Las Vegas.
Lundy Elementary School was damaged in an August rainstorm. About a dozen students are attending classes in Indian Springs and will likely continue for the rest of this school year.
The Clark County School Board meets Thursday to hear options for complying with a proposed new state regulation requiring schools to begin no earlier than 8 a.m.
Gov. Joe Lombardo announced the “Acing Accountability” initiative during a news conference at Mater Academy Mountain Vista, a public charter school in Las Vegas.
A surprise ceremony was held Tuesday in Las Vegas to recognize a high school English teacher as “Nevada Teacher of the Year.”
About 20 people attended a rally Tuesday outside the Clark County School District’s administrative center on West Sahara Avenue to push for teacher raises.
The Nevada Department of Education released results Friday from the Smarter Balanced assessments. Third through eighth graders took the standardized tests this spring.
A judge declared Wednesday that a teacher strike had occurred and ordered a preliminary injunction. The Clark County Education Association asked the Nevada Supreme Court for an emergency stay.
Two people were asked by police to leave the school board meeting after yelling at trustees while they considered an item about a Sex Education Advisory Committee.
The Clark County Education Association filed an emergency motion Thursday with the Nevada Supreme Court seeking to halt a preliminary injunction.
A judge granted a preliminary injunction requested by the Clark County School District to end teacher sickouts.
Classes were canceled Wednesday at Newton Elementary School in Henderson because of teacher absences, a day after the CCSD declared an impasse in teacher union contract negotiations.