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Zephyr Cove Elementary School

Douglas County School District - Nevada

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    MyON Reading

    The Nevada Department of Education is offering this free reading program for students in PK-12 for the summer.

    Here's a video explaining the program.

    Here's a flyer with directions on how to access this program.

    Zephyr Cove Elementary School 

    School Hours

     

    Hours: 8:45 AM - 3:18 PM 
    Breakfast: 8:35-8:45 AM
    Due to staffing issues, there is no before school recess time, students are to report to classrooms upon arrival.  Please do not drop off your students prior to 8:35am due to lack of supervision.
     

    Early Out Days (select Mondays on calendar)  8:45am-1:50pm

    Minimum Day (12/4 & 6/17) 8:45am - 12:45pm

    90 Minute Delayed Start (due to weather) 10:15 AM - 3:10 PM (Buses will run 90 minutes late on these days.)

    Welcome Back Mighty Cubs! 
    Welcome Back with Mighy Cub logo
    Our Mission

    Every student, Every lesson, Every day.

    WHY ZCES?
    • Intimate, small school setting
    • Highly Qualified Teachers
    • Differentiated Instruction
    • Gifted & Talented Instruction
    • Music, Art, PE, STEAM programs
    • Reading Specialist, Reading Interventionist, ELL Specialist, Resource Specialist
    • Tahoe Place-Based Education: Science curriculum aligned to NGSS and adapted to each grade level with hands-on inquiry based instruction and escorted field trips designed to teach preservation and stewardship of Lake Tahoe
    • Active and supportive Parent Club
    School Master Calendar
    2020-2021 Updates

    DCSD Townhall Event for Lake Schools

    09/28/20

    Mark your calendar - Oct 6 at 6pm is a Townhall Meeting with Supt Keith Lewis.

     

    https://dcsd-k12.zoom.us/j/85851235101

    passcode is Oct2020

     

     

    Attachments

    Picture Day is Oct 1 - Thursday

    09/28/20

    Please remember that Thursday, Oct 1 is Picture Day at ZCES.


    You can order online at www.mylifetouch.com and use code ​​​​​​​EVT3FJ4SS




    Welcome Back Info

    09/22/20

    Please see the attached document regarding information regarding the school.

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    COVID Parent Commitment
    Parent Commitment for students and staff safety.
    DCSD Parent Daily Screener
    Please use this daily screener to keep our school healthy.

    Give back to ZCES using FLIPGIVE

    Did you know that you can shop online and in person at certain businesses and they will give back a percentage of the sale to the school?  What a great way to give back to ZCES while taking care of your everyday experiences!
    Simply join our team on FlipGive and start shopping through the app or team page and we'll earn money every time you shop with countless popular brands. The possibilities are endless with thousands of participating retailers.
     Join our team now by clicking this link: FLIPGIVE
     If you are prompted for a join code, enter this code DTHHSR

    Family Resources during COVID-19

    Here are some links to some family resources during this time.  If you need anything, please reach out by calling the school at 775-588-4574.  We have access to counselors and social workers in the District to support families.

    AT&T is offering access for limited time - AT&T ACCESSS

    Protecting your mental health - Lifesaver Blog

    Tips for using the Nevada Unemployment Insurance - NUI FAQ

    Nevada Unemployment Insurance - NUI

    F.I.S.H. Gardnerville –Food Bank/Thrift Items
    Address: 1561 U.S. Hwy 395 N, Minden, NV 89423
    Hours: Tues to Fri 9AM–5:30PM
    Saturday 9AM–4PM
    Sunday Closed
    Phone: (775) 783-3474

    6TH GRADE ATHLETICS

    At ZCES, 6th grade students can participate in the Middle School Sports Programs at Whittell High School.  The sports are as follows:

    Cross Country 

    Girls Basketball

    Boys Basketball

    Girls Volleyball 

    Track & Field 

    Please contact the school for more information regarding these programs.