Parents

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Free Eye Exam

and Eyeglass Program

During the months of November and December 2020, LensCrafters is offering one free eye exam and eyeglasse appointment at each of their eight locations on Sundays only (nine Sunday appointments per store location) to students not covered by any type of insurance coverage.

 

To be considered for a referral please complete the request for referral form at the link below.  

Please contact Ms. Williams at 702-799-4860 with any questions.

In English

Spanish narration

2020-2021 Student Information Packets

Please download this file of documents on students' responsibilities and read through them with your student and discuss the expectations that will be placed upon them.

Once you have read through the documents fill out the appropriate Google Form in place of signatures that are normally required.  These forms need to be filled out by September 18th.

CANVAS information for Parents

Canvas LMS: What is Canvas? An Introduction for Parents

This session will include a brief introduction to Canvas for parents, what features can be viewed in Canvas, how to download the parent and student Canvas app, and where to find additional information.

Canvas LMS: Canvas Observer- Canvas Parent App

In this video, participants will learn how to use the Canvas Parent app. The steps in this video are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps. Most of this video was created using an iOS device. Any differences for Android users are noted.

Canvas LMS: Canvas Observer-Account Registration and Student Pairing

In this video, participants will learn about observer account registration and how to link students to their account using a student pairing code.

Canvas LMS: Canvas Overview for Observers

In this video, participants will learn about the Canvas Dashboard and Global Navigation links, and about basic course navigation to view assignment details and grades.

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In English and Spanish

In Spanish

Infinite Campus information

for Parents

Navigating Infinite Campus Parent Portal Part 1: Logging in and Updating Contact Information

This learning session is designed to support families as they navigate the Clark County School District's web-based information system. Participants will learn how to log on and update their contact information to ensure they are receiving communication from their child's school.

Navigating Infinite Campus Parent Portal Part 2: Checking Grades and Finding School Contact Information

This learning session is designed to support families as they navigate the Clark County School District's web-based information system. Participants will learn how to check their child's quarter and semester grades and how to find school contact information.

Navigating Infinite Campus Parent Portal Part 3: Online Registration (OLR) for the 2020-2021 School Year

This learning session is designed to support families as they navigate the Clark County School District's web-based information system. Participants will learn how to register their child for the 2020-2021 school year as part of the Online Registration (OLR) process.

MAP Assessment: Getting Prepared for MAP Testing at Home

MAP Assessment: Getting Ready for MAP Testing Day

In this 3 video series, parents/guardians will learn more about the MAP Growth assessment and how to successfully support a remote testing administration.

In this 3 video series, parents/guardians will learn more about the MAP Growth assessment and how to successfully support a remote testing administration.

Map Assessment: What to do on MAP Testing Day

In this 3 video series, parents/guardians will learn more about the MAP Growth assessment and how to successfully support a remote testing administration.

Understanding the MAP Growth Family Report

In this video, parents and guardians will learn more about the Measure of Academic Progress (MAP) Growth Family Report, including background information on the MAP Growth assessment, how to interpret their child's scores, and ways to use the data to increase growth and achievement.

Biking Safety Tips

Many biking accidents that occur with children are the result of the children on the bikes riding in an unsafe or unobservant manner. Teaching your children the importance of good bike safety is the most important part of their safety while riding back and forth to school. Although "stranger danger" is a concern for many parents that allow their children to ride to school, the greater risk will be the biking behavior of your child. Staying observant, keeping to the rules of the roads, and respecting the responsibility of their independence.

Tips for bike riding to school:

  • Find another neighbor or friend close by to bike with.
    For young children, "bike-pool" within your neighborhood. Have parents take turn accompanying the children to school

  • Teach children the basic rules of the road.
    They should understand the way the road to their school operates. Things like four-way stop signs, pedestrian crosswalks, and even stop lights.

  • Give them confidence in their biking skills.
    Go biking for fun, bike around a park, practice weaving among cones, or even take a couple of bike trips. Find fun ways for them to gain skill and confidence in their biking ability.

  • Plot a route.
    Plan the route you want your child to take to school and stress the importance of not veering from it. (for some children biking alone, it may be wiser to have a rotation of routes to take so that they don't have the same daily routine). Having the same routine helps you better teach them the road rules of that particular route as well as give you a first place to look if you find they don't come home on time.

  • See and be seen!
    Teach your children that when they are biking that need to be observant and concentrating. They should not be listening to music, caught up in conversation, or zoning off. Pay attention! They also need to be sure that they are seen by cars and people that they are near. Tell them never to assume a car knows they are there...be sure! Use tools (mentioned above) to help improve the visibility of them and their bike.

  • Be in control.
    When biking to and from school, your child is responsible for being safe. Teach them that this is not the time to goof off, carry too many items, or try tricks. They should keep at least one hand on the handlebars and both wheels on the ground at all times. Avoid swerving and weaving, as much as possible.

  • Watch out for hazards.
    Hazards for bikers are very different than cars. Potholes, large rocks, squirrels, and even puddles can cause an accident for a biker. New hazards can appear daily, even if it hadn't been there the day prior, and require bikers to stay observant.

  • Use sidewalks, if your city allows.
    Not all cities allow bikers on sidewalks, but some do and some that don't will gladly overlook children on sidewalks...especially when it's obvious they are riding home from school. Call your city and ask!

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

K - 12 STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT

DISTRITO ESCOLAR DEL CONDADO DE CLARK CÓDIGO DE CONDUCTA ESTUDIANTIL K - 12

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