Jesse D. Scott Elementary School rejoices in the life of our namesake, Rev. Jesse D. Scott, our warmest condolences to his family and friends. Rev. Scott has left a legacy for all to look up to and emulate. He is a man of hard work, integrity and service to all mankind. His life's mission to bring equality and peace has been felt by those whose lives he has touched. He definitely touched those of us at Jesse D. Scott Elementary School.
It is not good bye but hello to living the legacy he has left behind. May we all be better people than we were yesterday as we strive to treat each other with respect, tolerance, equality and understanding? Through this, we will live the life Rev. Scott hoped for all.
Professional History of
Reverend Jesse D. Scott
Bachelor of Science Degree—Southern University—Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Post Graduate Work—University of Southern California
Assistant to Pastor Willie Davis of the Second Baptist Church in Las Vegas, NV
Organizer/President of the Westside Branch of the NAACP in Los Angeles, CA
Commissioner of Nevada Parole Board
Southern California Field Director of the NAACP
Executive Director of the NAACP in Las Vegas and Reno
President of the Las Vegas Branch of the NAACP
President of the Tri-State Conference NAACP ( Idaho, Nevada, and Utah)
Ministers’ Alliance Association of Southern Nevada
Dedication Committee: Linda Gafford, Mrs. Karen Thomasson, Mrs. Sharon Popolo, Mrs. Pamela Goynes~Brown, Mrs. Terri Thompson, Mrs. Julie Kelley, Ms. Doris Shervanick, Ms. Angie Sullivan, Ms. Morgan Gimse, Ms. Amy Malone, Ms. Arlinefatith Tucay, Mrs. Jennifer Davis.
We would like to extend a great big thank you for everyone’s hard work and dedication!
Jesse D. Scott ES wishes to thank these wonderful businesses and organizations for their support.
Build A Bear, Costco, Fresh & Easy, Legacy High School, Life Touch, Mojave High School, Nellis Air Force Base, R.A.V.E., Starbucks, Star Nursery