Nye County School District


Nye County School District


The Nye County School District is geographically one of the largest in the United States and clearly one of the most diverse. From our one-room school house in Duckwater, the isolated but close community of Gabbs, the gold mining community of Round Mountain, historical Tonopah, the gateway to Death Valley through Beatty, the agricultural oasis of Amargosa, to the charming community of Pahrump, our school district covers some of the most interesting territory in the West. The Nye County School District is a rural attendance area of approximately 5,600 students, located in south central Nevada. Nye County School District is extremely proud of a quality education program and of the over 700 certified and classified personnel. The District also has a generous employee benefit program for eligible employees. A PERS contribution is paid by the district, as are premiums for health, dental, vision policies and a $10,000 life insurance policy. The District offers fifteen days of sick leave per year, as well as personal and professional leave. An additional benefit of living in Nevada is no state income tax. Teacher base salary schedules are as follows: • Bachelors Degree with 0 years of experience $36,427 • Masters Degree with 0 years of experience $42,421 For a complete listing of all Nye County School District public vacancies and to apply online, please visit: www.applitrack.com/nye/onlineapp

Mission Statement

Every Student a Success! Educate our students with the skills necessary to achieve their full potential. Targeting Student Achievement •6 Trait Writing Skills Program •Implementation of District pre- and post-testing in grades 3-10 •Curriculum-based on State standards •Math cohort team established to research and share best practices •Master Teachers support and mentorship •Instructional Technology support •Professional learning communities established at each site Curriculum & Instruction •Teachers trained in development and use of curriculum collaboration •Scope and sequence collaboration •Scope and sequence curriculum maps •Revised K-12 Science to match State standards •Implemented Teacher Institute Days for training and staff development •Expansion of courses offered through distance education

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer NYE County School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. NYE County School District does not sanction or tolerate discrimination in any form on the basis of race, color, religion, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, domestic partnership, genetic information, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, or membership in the Nevada National Guard. Americans with Disabilities Act In compliance with applicable disability laws, reasonable accommodations may be provided for qualified individuals with a disability who require and request such accommodations. Candidates are encouraged to discuss potential accommodations with the Department of Human Resources.

Nye County School District