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Boulder City, Nevada Tutoring Programs
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Boulder City District and Curriculum
Boulder City is part of the Clark County School District, which relies on the State Department of Education standards and the national Common Core State Standards. Assessment testing begins in fourth grade and aligns with the state’s policies. High school students must pass yearly High School Proficiency Examinations in core subject areas in order to graduate.
We currently cover the following Boulder City-area school district: Clark County School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Boulder City District Curriculum
Math instruction familiarizes students with the nature of math using an integration of algebra and geometry to teach operational and functional features of math like using base-ten systems and fractions. Middle school students begin working with equations and statistics, while high school students are encouraged to become college-ready by taking advanced classes. Offerings include trigonometry, precalculus, and AP and Honors course offerings.
Science is also taught in an integrated approach, and the Nevada Department of Education relies on the Next Generation Science Standards to help determine its curriculum. NGSS focuses on teaching the nature of science and emphasizes skills that will allow students to support life-long learning habits. Life and earth sciences are taught throughout elementary and middle school. High school students must take 3 courses of science, one of which must be biology.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Boulder City Educational News
- Survey Increases Community Involvement - In an effort to get the community and parents involved in schools, CCSD launched a survey to garnish student, teacher, and parent feedback. The results of the parent surveys are available online and will be the source of future improvements.
- PBS Launches Dropout Prevention Initiative - A new PBS initiative, “American Graduate,” provides tools to teachers and parents of students who are at-risk of dropping out. The Vegas PBS station hopes to use online resources, on-air programming, and community outreach to help students succeed.
- CCSD Schools Pass UNLV Challenge - Four schools in CCSD won the 6th annual UNLV Coach’s Challenge. Participating students learned about choosing healthy foods and the importance of physical activity through this wellness initiative.
Boulder City Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: Get Involved with Your Student
At an early age, students are aware of their parents priorities based on their actions. You can help your student feel valued and be excited to succeed if you yourself model positive attitudes toward education and your child’s schooling. Schools are always looking for volunteers for a range of activities inside of school hours and out. Another way you can show your child that learning is important is to find something you are curious about and let your child research it with you. Ever wanted to change the oil in your car or figure out how to knit a scarf? A simple internet search will yield plenty of instructions. It will also let your child see you motivated to learn and observe how you handle frustrations and setbacks, eventually helping them develop a desire to be proactive about satisfying their own innate curiosity.