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Author’s Debut at Barnes & Noble is Finally Here!

SNACS Students Publish Books Literacy transforms lives!  Our annual Author’s Debut at Barnes and Noble is Saturday, March 10, 2018.  All students from birth through eighth grade have published books.  All students from birth through second grade have made a class book.  All students from third through eighth grade will launch their individual books at their […]

SNACS Early Closure Due to Weather

SNACS Early Closure Due to Weather SNACS Weather Closure Update for Thursday February 22: Due to expected worsening weather and road conditions, all campuses will close early.  The Stead and preschool campus will close and students dismissed at 12:00.  The Fox campus will close and students dismissed at 12:15.  The National Weather Service has issued […]

Hello SNACS Drone!

Students, families, and staff gathered on the first day to celebrate the new school year.  During opening ceremonies, the SNACS drone flew above to capture the event.   Students were excited to see our new drone.  We are hosting a naming competition to name our drone.  Students may enter the naming contest through the front […]

Take a Tour of the New SNACS Building

SNACS officially closed on the new building June 29, 2017.  The building was originally Washoe High school.   It was purchased by Sierra Nevada Job Corp and later by the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR).  The SNACS Governing Body approved the pursuit of locating a new facility nearly a year ago in hopes of expansion […]

Happy National Charter School Week!

This week we have been celebrating National Charter School Week at SNACS. We are proud of our small school community and everything we have accomplished throughout the past 18 years since we were granted charter, to the small victories we celebrate every day. Our school model fosters growth through personalized learning, PLAY, STEAM in our […]

SNACS Takes the Pledge of Allegiance

SNACS 1st through 8th graders took the pledge of allegiance in honor of the men and women who fight for our country every day. Thank you to KOLO 8 and One Nevada Credit Union for giving us this opportunity and supporting our troops. Keep a look out for different grades’ pledges on KOLO 8 between 6:30 and […]

SNACS Spends the Day at Nevada Legislature

Early Wednesday morning, students loaded onto busses to make the trip down to Carson City to spend the day experiencing Nevada lawmakers at work. On a rotating schedule, students took turns participating in an advocacy training session where they learned the in’s and out’s of how a bill becomes a law, what Nevada Senators and Assembly Members […]

SNACS Delayed Start Wednesday, February 22, 2017

SNACS Delayed Start Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Sierra Nevada Academy Charter School and SNACS Preschool are scheduled to begin all classes and programs at 10:00 am on Wednesday, February 22 2017.  SNACS follows the WCSD, which is currently scheduled for a two-hour delay due to weather conditions and dangerous roads around the county.   Families will be […]