Agnes Risley

The brightly colored mural on the front of Risley elementary.

Opening Date: 1964
Architect: Jack A. Means
Contractor: Harrington Construction Company
Construction Cost: $276,629
Square Footage: 31,894
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1966, AL 5966
First Principal: Ted Lokke
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with multiple classroom buildings and exterior circulation.


  • Agnes Risley history - School Name History: Mrs. Agnes Risley taught in Nevada schools from 1946-1963. She began her longhistory of service on local school boards as a member of the Sparks School Board #29. Mrs. Risley served for ten years on the Sparks Board before being appointed to the newly created Washoe County School District Board of Trustees […]