• Desert Sands Students Return to Fully In-Person Instruction Emotions Run High at School Board Meeting

    Fully in-person instruction began Wednesday for the Desert Sands Unified School District, with students and faculty required to wear masks indoors regardless of vaccination status. The school district welcomed back its nearly 27,000 students to newly adjusted COVID-19 protocols. Superintendent Scott Bailey stated in a letter Aug. 9 that the district will be following guidelines […]

  • Desert Sands Students Return To Fully In-Person Instruction Next Week

    Fully in-person instruction will begin next week for the Desert Sands Unified School District, with students and faculty required to wear masks indoors regardless of vaccination status, the district said in a letter posted on social media Tuesday. The school district will be welcoming back its nearly 27,000 students on Aug. 18 to newly adjusted […]

  • NBCares Silver Linings DSUSD Pre-K Enrollment

    Desert Sands Unified School District is now enrolling children into their TK/Pre-K program. The award-winning head start program is now believed to be important for our littlest residents as they begin their academic careers. Statistics show children who get a jumpstart on learning get ahead in experiencing to read and write and socialize. Dr. Jay […]

  • High Desert Facebook Community Celebrates Graduates

    Local communities are taking to social media to celebrate the class of 2020 as the COVID19 pandemic continues to keep students out of the classroom and social distancing a priority. A local mom from the high desert understands how devastating it can be for not only graduating seniors but also for all students who are […]

  • Mother Says Child Was Told She Stinks And Sprayed with Perfume

    “It’s 2020 not 1920, you cannot just say anything you want to say to a child. I’m not going to be scared of you because I’m not,” said concerned parent Brenda Holley. Brenda Holley upset over how she says her six year old daughter was treated at Abraham Lincoln Elementary. “She said my teacher sprayed […]

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