Washoe County School District

Know your school choice options in the Washoe County School District.

In the Washoe County School District, students generally attend a school in the attendance zone based on where they live. Gifted education services are available for elementary, middle and high school students, and the district has an International Baccalaureate (IB) program. High schoolers can apply to attend a magnet school, an alternative school for at-risk students or an academy that offers occupational classes.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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425 East Ninth
Reno, NV 89520
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PH: (775) 348-0200
FAX: (775) 348-0304
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 64,740 students
yellow arrow 111 schools
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District superintendent:
Paul Dugan

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