Stead Elementary

Front of Stead Elementary School

Opening Date: 1958
Architect: Vhay & Grow
Contractor: Harrington Construction
Construction Cost: $439,558
Square Footage: 34,565
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1958, AL 5958
First Principal: Ted A. Furchner
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with multiple classroom buildings and exterior circulation.


  • Stead Elementary School History - School: Stead Elementary School Name History: This school was named for the area which had been named for LT. Crosten Stead, a native of Reno, who lost his life when his P-51 Mustang crashed at the air base in the valley north of Reno. Washoe County School District Board of Trustees: Archie W. Clayton Fred […]