Washoe Country School District
School Within a School
School Within A School (SWAS)
- Benchmarks/writing test/CRT’s (if available)
- Report card
- A review of your student’s performance from his or her GATE teacher (if applicable)
- Recommendations from your student’s current teacher/site principal.
- We will also take into account parental or guardian involvement in the spring SWAS orientation
- Commitment to the SWAS placement.
It is strongly recommended that students who qualify for SWAS consideration participate in the GATE one day a week program. Students scoring below the 99th percentile on the Full-4 Scale will not be considered for SWAS placement.
More information regarding SWAS
For 2011-2012 forms and zoning information
ENROLLING your student is to be done at the SWAS school.
Caughlin Ranch SWAS Teachers Phone: 689-2600
Roy Gomm SWAS Teachers Phone: 333-5000
5/6 grade class Mona Melton
Hunsberger SWAS Teachers Phone: 851-7095
Whitehead SWAS Teachers Phone: 626-5200
5/6 grade class Diana Garrity