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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

    January Parent Club Meeting

    01/08/21

    The ZCES Parent Club will be meeting virtually on January 25th at 5:15pm.


    Please visit the Parent Club page on this website for more information.


    Jan 25 School in Session

    01/08/21

    Please note that there was an error on the ZCES school year calendars that went home showing that January 25 is a non school day.  There will be school for ZCES students on Monday, January 25th.  WHS students will not be in session on January 25.  We apologize for this error.


    Upcoming Spirit Days

    01/08/21

    Students are invited to dress up for Fridays based on the Spirit Day.  Friday, January 15th is Pajama Day, Friday, January 22th is ZCES Gear and Friday, January 29th is Sports Gear.


    ZCES wear is available for purchase in the office - sizes and styles are limited.


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

    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.