Family Resources

The Family Engagement Department values the contributions of all parents and families in their child’s education. Below you will find resources available for parents and guardians in southern Nevada.

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Seek Common Ground Family Guides: These guides provide information and tools to support students in literacy and math – the building block subjects for everything else. 

K-12 Guides (English)

K-12 Guides (Spanish)

Parent Roadmaps to Common Core Standards: These roadmaps provide guidance about what their students are learning and how to support them at home. 

Parent Roadmaps (English and Spanish)

PTA Parent Guides: These grade-level guides provide clear expectations for what students should be learning in order to be prepared for college and career. 

K-8 and High School Guides

Academic Testing Resources: The Assessment, Accountability, Research, and School Improvement (AARSI) Division provides parents information regarding standard academic testing, including ACT, MAP, WIDA and SBAC testing. 

Family Guides to Testing

This brochure explains the CCSD grading reforms to move towards a fair and consistent grading policy.

CCSD Grading Reform Policies

COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE

CCSD has developed a resource guide to provide families additional support with food, shelter, clothing, mental health, parenting, health and more. Please see the 2021-2022 CCSD Community Resource Guide for agency contact information. For mental health resources, please visit Care Solace.

FAMILY RESOURCES

Catholic Charities provides services to support families with food, immigration support, and housing/shelter services.

Catholic Charities Flyer

The CCSD Family Support Center will provide services aimed at supporting newcomer students, services for families, and school support.

El Centro de Apoyo Familiar del CCSD proporcionará servicios con la finalidad de apoyar a los estudiantes recién llegados, servicios para familias, y apoyo escolar.

 

For additional support in other languaes, please use the Newcomer Support Message Line.

CCSD Title 1 Hope provides services for students who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.

Title 1 Hope Brochure

FEAT of Southern Nevada provides services and resources for families with students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

FEAT of Southern Nevada Flyer

Las Vegas Urban League provides families connections to child care services and applications for assistance with the cost.

Las Vegas Urban League Flyer

Project 150 provides clothing, food, and scholarship services to homeless, displaced, and disadvantaged high school students.

Project 150 Flyer

The Harbor provides mentoring, counseling, tutoring, clothing, and food assistance to qualified families.

The Harbor Flyer

The Just One Project supplies grocery and housing assistance to families who need assistance.

Website: The Just One Project

SUMMER RESOURCES

Summer A-Z: Make it a family challenge to “hunt” down experiential learning experiences from A to Z. Ideas include visiting national parks, museums, zoos, aquariums, and other venues. You can also follow or write your own recipes, craft projects, and science experiments. For more ideas and a simple template, use this handout.

Libraries: To take advantage of free library events, classes, and reading challenges, please visit the library website. 

Las Vegas Clark County Library District

North Las Vegas Library District

Henderson Library District 

CCSD Reads: CCSD encourages students to read for at 30 minutes a day all summer long. Show us what you are reading in the #CCSDReads Summer Reading Photo Contest.

Summer Camps: For more information on low-cost summer camp programs, please see the following resources: 

City of Las Vegas Camps

City of Henderson Youth Programs

Clark County Camps

City of North Las Vegas Camps

Boys and Girls Club Programs

YMCA Camps

TUTORING

The CCSD Academic Support and Community Service Center offers tutoring for K-12 students.

Elementary & Middle School Tutoring

High School Tutoring

The Las Vegas Library District provides tutoring at various hours at each of their locations.

Teachers in Libraries Tutoring

CCSD has partnered with Paper to provide unlimited access to trained tutors so every student can ask questions, work through problems, and grow their confidence—at no cost to families. Paper is a secure, online tutoring service that provides students with unlimited, 24/7 academic support in more than 4 languages. See Paper FAQs to learn more.

Paper trabaja junto con {Enter school district here} para proporcionar acceso ilimitado a tutores capacitados para que cada estudiante pueda hacer sus preguntas, resolver problemas y aumentar su confianza, sin costo para los padres. Paper es un servicio de tutoría en línea que brinda a los estudiantes apoyo académico seguro e ilimitado las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana en más de 4 idiomas.

INGRESA: app.paper.co​
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