Saturday, May 28, 2016
Career Prep High Holds Graduation
Class of 2016 Graduations: Career Prep High, 7 p.m., May 18 / Newcomb High, 7 p.m, May 19 / Shiprock High, 7 p.m., May 20 / Kirtland Central High, 10 a.m., May 21

School Board

Indian Education Committee

  • June 6, 2016: IEC Regular JOM / Title VII Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Bernice L. Pioche Benally Cultural Heritage Center, District Administration, Shiprock   Press Release   Agenda
Students Remember Ashlynne Mike at Shiprock Kids Marathon
Students Remember Ashlynne Mike at Shiprock Kids Marathon
Ojo Amarillo Elementary students, as well as students from Mesa Elementary, Tse Bit Ai Middle School--and other schools--wore yellow t-shirts and ribbons to honor the late Ojo Amarillo student Ashlynne Mike during the Shiprock Kids Marathon, May 6, 2016 in Shiprock, New Mexico.
KES Teacher on Earning Her National Board Certification
KES Teacher on Earning Her National Board Certification
Kirtland Elementary teacher Sharmon Wheeler was recognized by her school’s students, staff, teachers, and administrators during an April 6, 2016 student awards assembly as well as by the School Board and Interim Superintendent Dr. Colleen W. Bowman at the Feb. 16, 2016 School Board meeting. Story on Teachers & Staff page.
The Interviews: Inside CCSD's Navajo Knowledge Bowl
The Interviews: Inside CCSD's Navajo Knowledge Bowl
Students from Cuba, New Mexico; Window Rock, Arizona; Montezuma Creek, Utah; the San Juan School District in Blanding, Utah, and Aztec joined CCSD in the Navajo Knowledge Bowl March 31, 2016 at the Phil Thomas Performing Arts Center in Shiprock, New Mexico.
Newcomb Student Wins Navajo Nation Spelling Bee
Newcomb Student Wins Navajo Nation Spelling Bee
Newcomb Middle School student Hannah Pengosro took 1st place in the Navajo Nation Spelling Bee (which is in English) March 17, 2016 at Navajo Technical University in Crownpoint, New Mexico. Pengosro will compete at the Scripps National Spelling Bee this May in Maryland near Washington D.C.
30 KCHS, 18 SHS Students Display Work at Artifacts Gallery
30 KCHS, 18 SHS Students Display Work at Artifacts Gallery
Opening night for an artwork exhibition—all student work—at the Artifacts Gallery was filled with intrigue, excitement, and class. Students, family members, and the public were on hand for the March 11, 2016 exhibit opening featuring KCHS, SHS, and several other schools in San Juan County.
KCHS / KMS FCCLA Students Qualify for Nationals
KCHS / KMS FCCLA Students Qualify for Nationals
Kirtland Central High's Mariah Rhoades, Patricia Camacho, and Faith Lee—as well as Kirtland Middle School’s Shakira Davis—took 1st place medals at the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America's State Leadership Conference March 3 - 5, 2016 in Albuquerque. They have qualified to compete at the FCCLA Nationals July 3 - 7 in San Diego.
District Science Fair's Best of Show Winners
District Science Fair's Best of Show Winners
Their experiments explored the heavens and the earth in the name of science. Kirtland Elementary’s Mel A., Tse’ Bit Ai’ Middle School’s Najhozhoni Ben, and Newcomb High School’s Alisha Nakai took the Best of Show awards.
KMS, TBA Take Medals at New Mexico Science Olympiad
KMS, TBA Take Medals at New Mexico Science Olympiad
Hard work and a plan to win brought a total of 24 medals for 15 Kirtland Middle School students and four medals for two Tse’ Bit Ai’ Middle School students following intense competition at the New Mexico Science Olympiad, held Feb. 20, 2016, at New Mexico Tech in Socorro.