CLASS OF 2020 GRADUATION CEREMONIES | JULY 22 – 25, 2020
GRADUATION 2020 | JULY 22 – 25, 2020 | SENIORS: TAKE THE GRADUATION SURVEY
2020-2021 SCHOOL REGISTRATION
Online Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now open! Please go to the Campus Portal to register your students for the 2020-2021 school year. All students must be registered every year in order to have access to all school resources. If you need assistance with this, please call the CCSD Help Desk at (702)799-7678. If you do not have access to technology, you can register at the school once the building reopens. Once you have completed your registration online, please CLICK HERE to complete the registration process and upload any required documents. Please email all registration questions to email@example.com.
Zone Variances – If you are in need of a zone variance for the 2020-2021 school year, please complete the Zone Variance Form. If you already completed a paper copy for next year, you do not need to fill out a new form.
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Senior Sunset & Parade – May 22, 2020
GRADUATION CEREMONY DATE ANNOUNCED – The Wildcat Class of 2020 graduation ceremonies will be held during the week of July 22-25 in the LVHS Theater and Gym. Seniors, you should have logged into your CCSD account to fill out the interest survey indicating your intentions for graduation. Due to social distancing guidelines, the number of persons in any space is limited to 50; therefore, participation must be planned and organized. At a later date, a follow-up form will be sent to sign up for a time that best fits your schedule, then we will inform you of your confirmed ceremony date and time.
PRINCIPAL'S UPDATE (06/16/20) – Please CLICK HERE for an informational update regarding the Graduation 2020 ceremony from our principal, Mr. Guerzon.
SOT MEETING – The June meeting of the School Organizational Team (SOT) is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, August 11th at 2:05pm. The meeting will be conducted online via Google Meet. To attend the meeting, please CLICK HERE. The meeting agenda will be posted once available.
JOSTENS – Seniors with questions about caps and gowns should visit www.jostens.com or can call 702-384-3300.
CCSD INSTRUCTIONAL GUIDE – As school closures continue through the end of the school year, CCSD has released a guide that provides a structure for students and families for learning through distance education. In addition to instruction facilitated by the student’s teacher, Extended Learning Activities are essential to provide students further learning opportunities to promote their mastery of grade-level standards. Furthermore, Wellness Activities promote students’ well-being during school closures. To view/download this guide, please CLICK HERE.
FOOD DISTRIBUTION – Due to increasing temperatures, the hours of operation for the LVHS Food Distribution site will be from 7:00 - 10:00am, Monday through Friday.
LEARNING LINE – In an effort to provide assistance for our families, CCSD has created the Learning Line, a service where CCSD personnel can provide support for all students via telephone to maximize learning through distance education. Please call 702-799-6644 to access the Learning Line. Educators will be available from 8:00am to 4:00pm to assist students in both English and Spanish during scheduled school days.
CCSD WIFI BUSES – In an effort to increase access to learning resources, CCSD Transportation has equipped more than a dozen buses with Wi-Fi to allow students internet access. The school buses are parked at designated locations along 14 routes. Maps and a list of the Wi-Fi bus stop locations and times are available at transportation.ccsd.net. Students in need of technical assistance at the mobile Wi-Fi locations can contact the District Technology Helpline at (702) 249-1825.
ACT TESTING – The ACT organization has released updated information regarding new flexible scheduling for the upcoming summer and fall testing seasons as well as new information regarding their "Test Online at Home" programs. Please CLICK HERE to view their recent press release. Also, CLICK HERE for an updated list of free ACT resources that may be useful for preparing for the test.
JOURNALISM AWARDS – Congratulations to Mr. McKay and the staff of our Desert Breeze newspaper for the awards they received at the recent Review-Journal High School Journalism Awards. Way to go, Wildcats!
Alberto Aguilar, Best Photo Illustration, 3rd place / Best Features, Arts or Entertainment Page Design - Reduced, 1st place / Best Sports Page Design - Reduced, 2nd place / Best Page One Design - Reduced, 1st place
Carlie Combs & Nikki Jaime, 1st Amendment Award, 3rd place
CCSD SUMMER CONNECTIONS – The Clark County School District (CCSD) has launched a new website dedicated to summer learning opportunities for students and we kindly request that our business and community partners help us spread the word throughout our community.
CCSD Summer Connections will be the one-stop-shop website for parents and students to locate information on credit retrieval services, family guides for summer learning, virtual learning opportunities with educational partners, and more.
Parents and students can visit the site to locate resources from Khan Academy, MAP Accelerator, Actively Learn, Smarty Ants, and myOn. Credit retrieval and credit acceleration options are available through Apex and Nevada Learning Academy. Along with learning opportunities provided on the website, parents can find information about food service distribution, Chromebook deployment, and the Summer Challenge summer reading partnership with public libraries in Southern Nevada.
The CCSD Summer Connections website is a great resource for CCSD families to use in order to keep students engaged with virtual learning over the summer. The website is also available in Spanish by clicking HERE. Parents and students who need login information to access these resources can contact their school for support.
YEARBOOK UPDATE– Yearbooks will be arriving from the publishing company in late July or early August. We apologize for the pandemic delay and appreciate your patience.
DESERT BREEZE SENIOR ISSUE– The Senior Issue of the Desert Breeze is now available. To view this most special issue of our school paper, please CLICK HERE. You can also view the issue from the Desert Breeze website.
SUMMER SCHOOL – Details regarding the availability and format for summer school are currently in the works and will be posted as the earliest opportunity. Parents may also direct inquiries about summer school to their student's counselor.