Henderson International School

1165 Sandy Ridge Avenue
Henderson, NV 89052-0890
Tel: (702)818-2100
Grades: PK - 8 | 423 students
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Early in 2007, the Meritas Family of Schools brought together two of the area’s finest private schools to create the Henderson International School.
Today, Henderson International takes its place as one of the best private schools in the region.
The support and resources of Meritas have expanded our curriculum, created international connections for our students, and provided a world-class education.
Henderson International School combines a traditional college preparatory education experience with the progressive ideas and practices needed to prepare students for the global challenges of the 21st century.  Every student in Kindergarten-8th grades receives instruction each day in literature and composition, mathematics, science, social studies and foreign language.
The academic disciplines are complemented by extra- and co-curricular activities.
Generally speaking, these include music, art, band, musical theater, digital media, physical education, team sports (5th-8th grades) and student government.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 423 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Henderson International School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 39%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms: khaki shorts/polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 21
Tuition Notes Tuition is based on grade level. Please call the school for exact tuition data at each grade level.
% on Financial Aid 7%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,900
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Aimee Romero

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

*Other school association(s): licensed annually by the Nevada Department of Education/Private School Licensing Board
*Students by Grade: (3) sections each of Kindergarten-4th Grade; (2) sections each of 5th-6th grades; (1) section each of 7th-8th grades
*Percent on Financial Aid: only students in Kindergarten-8th grades are eligible for financial aid; proof of need required
*Admissions Deadlines: December 21, 2012 priority application deadline for 2013-2014 school year; mid-year transfers for current school year based on availability

Profile last updated: 01/08/2014

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