Middle School – South Reno/Arrowcreek

Important Update: The Washoe County Commission approved our permit, meaning we are still hopeful that we can have this school open in 2020. See full statement here.


We are still waiting for the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to make a decision on whether or not to transfer this piece of land to WCSD. Here is the USFS main page for this project. The comment period is closed, and we expect a draft decision any day.

Here is the revised Environmental Assessment (EA) for the project,

Here is the revised Plan of Development (POD) for the project.

Location: in process of securing land. Current frontrunner is U.S. Forest Service land across from Hunsberger Elementary School

Projected completion: Dependent on land acquisition

Status: Environmental Assessment and acquisition due diligence

Purpose: Relieve overcrowding at area middle and elementary schools, accommodate projected growth in the area.

Map showing the proposed location of the new middle school in Arrowcreek area