Dr Mirriam Sheldon D Adelson Educational Campus

9700 W. Hillpointe Road
Las Vegas, NV 89134-0891
     Tel: (702)255-4500
Grades: NS - 12 | 495 students
The Adelson Educational Campus, located in Las Vegas, Nevada, is paving the way for private schools worldwide.
Our state-of-the-art facility provides students of all faiths and affiliations with a rigorous, secular, college preparatory education, woven with the rich traditions of community and individual values.
Adelson Campus’ students are the proud, moral, and ethical leaders of tomorrow.
To find out more about us, visit www.adelsoncampus.org.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 495 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Dr Mirriam Sheldon D Adelson Educational Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses History,  Science,  Math,  English, 
Average SAT score 2050
Average ACT score 32
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,500
Tuition Notes Average cost. Military and finanical support available. Please call for more information.
% on Financial Aid 45%
Average Financial Aid Grant $8,250
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Shelley Kalb
Admissions Associate Carla Behrin- Registrar


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Fencing, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBalletBaseball,
Cross CountryDance,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Model United Nations, Theater, Glee Club, Chess Club, Student Council, Mathletes, Band, Choir, Junior Honors Society, Newspaper, Photography Club, Yearbook, Book Club, Environment Club, Young Volunteers, ALPAC , Moot Court, Mock Trial Theater, Glee Club, Chess Club, Mathletes, Band, Choir, Newspaper, Yearbook, Book Club, ALPAC , Moot Court, Mock Trial, Model United Nations,
Student Council,
Junior Honors Society,
Photography Club,
Environment Club,
Young Volunteers,

School Notes:

At The Adelson Educational Campus, our comprehensive approach emphasizes educating each student to be academically stimulated, emotionally secure and physically healthy in a drug-free environment. It is our vision that our students will become the moral and ethical leaders of tomorrow. We are committed to providing students with an education that prepares them for life.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Meadows School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shenker Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mountain View Lutheran School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las Vegas
    Shenker Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    9001 Hillpointe Rd
    Las VegasNV 89134
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    0.8 mi | Gr. K | 51 students                      
  • Las Vegas
    High Schoolbc Family Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    10100 Banburry Cross Dr
    Las VegasNV 89144
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | Gr. K | 97 students                      
  • Las Vegas
    Mountain View Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    9550 W Cheyenne Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 233 students                      
  • Las Vegas
    8601 Scholar Lane
    Las VegasNV 89128
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 898 students                      
  • Las Vegas
    2121 Harbor Island Drive
    Las VegasNV 89128
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 75 students                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
The exceptional education aside, this school puts a high priority on being a good person- very early on kindness and generosity are taught and encouraged. The extracurricular activities starting at age 3, are vast and encourage physical health, comprehensive thinking skills, and commitment. The teachers are ALL amazing, caring and loving. You will be included as much as you want to be by the staff. Some of the parents may be different, and many speak exclusively Hebrew on campus- however I have yet to run into ''snobbery''.
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