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Our Mission 

  • All students will be prepared for productive post secondary options upon graduation 

We Believe 

  • Students must be engaged in order to learn.
  • Students who participate in extra-curricular activities, sports, and clubs are more engaged in school.
  • Parents are essential partners in their children's education.
  • Classroom instruction must be differentiated in order to meet the needs of all learners.
  • The school structure must provide support for all learners.
  • Working together, we can prepare students for productive post-secondary options.

Our Motto

  • Success through Scholarship, Honor, and Spirit.



Th e "Roar"

  • View our school newspaper by clicking the image below; Don't miss the parent newsletter on the back page.
Volume VIII Issue III

About Us

  • With one of the largest building floor plans in our school district, we are thrilled to have 14 science labs (6 biology, 2 chemistry, 1 physics and 5 general science rooms), 5 computer labs, an extraordinary vocational/occupational facility complete with an auto, welding, woodworking, and CAD drafting labs, a state of the art Business and "Company" center, a well designed and equipped culinary arts center and child development lab, an extensive Fine Arts wing which houses the visual arts, music, drama and publications programs with a 500 seat performing arts theatre, a well designed and highly functional library and career center, and a 3,000 seat regional gymnasium.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

1. Students, High School Proficiency Exams are THIS WEEK! These tests are for all Juniors and Seniors who have not passed them yet. All 10th graders will also be taking the Science Exam. The Exam dates are:
Wednesday, March 4 - Writing, 8:00 am.
Thursday, March 5 - Science, 8:00 am.
Thursday, March 5th will be a 3 hour delayed start for all 9th graders and any 11th or 12th graders who have already passed the Science Proficiency Exams. All 10th graders and any 11th or 12th graders who still need to pass Science will need to report to your testing rooms at 8:00 Thursday, March 5th. Testing room assignments will be posted in the hallway next week. Please see your counselor or stop by the Main office if you have questions or aren't sure if you need to take any of the tests. (Office 3/2-3/5)

2. A Driver Education class will be offered at Spanish Springs during spring break, March 30-April 2. This 30 hour class fulfills the classroom requirement for a driver's license in Nevada if you are under 18. The cost is $94. For more information, pick up a flier at your school's counselors office or call 829-9010 for more information and to register. (Office 2/25-3/27)

3. Students, the Classroom Assignments for proficiency testing are posted in the hall between the Library and the Career Center. Please check the lists for each test to see if and where you need to test. You will report to your testing rooms at 8:00 am. Please stop by the office if you have questions. (Office 3/2-3/5)

4. If you haven't picked up your prom tickets yet, you will need to come to Mrs. Kassebaum's room 258 and get them at lunch or after school. You will need your student ID to pick up tickets. If you're taking a guest who is not a student here, you will also need to show your guest pass. (Kassebaum 2/27-3/6)

5. Seniors: Are you looking for a job??? Sierra Army Depot is hiring. These are excellent civilian jobs with great pay and benefits. Stop by the College and Career Center for more information. (Taveira 3/2-12)

6. Cougarlicious Tickets are on sale! $20 for front row; $15 for second row and $8 presale for general admission. Prices go up at the door. The show is March 6th at 7:00 pm. (Faker 3/2 -3/5)

7. Seniors! Remember that if you have perfect attendance for the entire year your name will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a new car!!! (Office 3/2-3/4)

8. Attention Senior Girls: The PEO Marguerite Scholarship for $2,000 is due March 15th. There have been very few applicants to date! Get your application in to qualify for this valuable scholarship. Questions? Please see Mrs. Taveira in the Career Center. (Taveira 3/2-3/13)

9. Battle of the Bands is coming up for Spring Fling! So get your bands ready and get your packets in room 201. (Faker 3/2-3/13)

10. The Spring Fling Kickball Tournament is March 25th. Get your packets and more information in room 201. It's coming fast. (Faker 3/2-3/6)

11. The following Clubs have meetings every Wednesday at lunch:
Diabetes Awareness in room 207 (Carpenter);
FCCLA in room 107 (Gach);
French Club in room M1 (Dyess);
GSA in room 145 (Nisbet);
Latinos Unidos in room 202 (Valle).

12. Spanish Club will meet on March 11th in room M4. (Bartoo 3/3-3/10)


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