CSSS Member Directory

Nevada
Nevada Department of Education Nevada Department of Education

CSSS Member Information:

Andre DeLeon
Education Program Professional
Nevada Dept. of Education
700 E. Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701

Email
775-687-9184

Organizational Structure:
Local control, High school proficiency exam in science: passing required for graduation. Science CRT in grades 5 and 8.

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 436,000
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 18, 17 districts + 1 charter school district

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

Details: 12 standards organized into 4 strands: 3 Physical Sci, 4 Life Sci., 3 Earth/space Sci., 2 nature of Sci.,  4 grade bands: K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

State Science Assessment Information
  • Date Established:  2003
  • Grades tested: 5, 8, high school
  • Time of Year: 5 & 8 spring.  HS spring grade 10, then multiple opportunities during grades 11 & 12,  passing score on hs test required for graduation

Other CSSS members from this state:

Affiliate Members

Bret Sibley

Associate Members

Richard Vineyard