Northern Nevada Teen Challenge

7555 Pyramid Highway
Sparks, NV 89436-0894
Tel: (775)424-6777
Grades: 6-12 | 12 students
Teen Challenge of Northern Nevada
Teen Challenge of Northern Nevada
Licensed home school for boys ages 13-17.
Our boys are at-risk youth that were into drugs, alcohol, running away, defiance, skipping school, angry and poor motivation.
They reside at the school for 12-18 months while learning the skills to become productive members of society.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 12 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Northern Nevada Teen Challenge Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Kkaki pants and blue collar shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $26,400
Tuition Notes Cost includes 24/7 residential care, room board, 24/7 supervision, home schooling, counseling, activities, church.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jered Rowe


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Flag Football, Snowboarding, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Royal Rangers, Skateboarding, camping, hiking, fishing, volunteering Royal Rangers, volunteering, Skateboarding, camping, hiking, fishing,

School Notes:

  • Boys receive one-on-one help throughout the day and the curriculum is designed for those that have fallen behind in school by accomplishing one subject at a time.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Excel Christian School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Legacy Christian School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School - Sparks (7 miles away)
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    Grades: K-8 | 97 students
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    6255 Pyramid Way
    Sparks, NV 89436
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    Summit Ridge Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K | 69 students
    0 miles
    7075 Pyramid Hwy
    Sparks, NV 89436
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    The Goddard School - Sparks
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 120 students
    7 miles
    751 Los Altos Pkwy
    Sparks, NV 89436
  • Sparks
    Imagination Station
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 135 students
    7.2 miles
    1410 Iratcabal Dr
    Sparks, NV 89436
  • Sparks
    Pebbles Preschool - The Rock Church
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 70 students
    7.2 miles
    4950 Vista Blvd
    Sparks, NV 89436

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