American Heritage Academy

6126 South Sandhill,
Las Vegas, NV, 89120
Tel: (702)949-5614
Grades: PK - 12 | 185 students
American Heritage Academy exists for the purpose of providing a principle-based education that develops the mind and heart.
Scholars will increase in faith, develop a love, understanding and appreciation for America and its Founding Fathers, make education a life-long pursuit and develop Christian character for a life of service and leadership.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 185 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade American Heritage Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,600
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Laurel Beckstead
Admissions Associate Mrs. Leesa Barth

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Green Valley Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori Visions Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hill And Dale Child Development Center (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Las Vegas Montessori Visions Academy
    Montessori School
    3551 E. Sunset Rd.
    Las Vegas , NV , 89120
    (702)451-9801
    Montessori School
    0.6  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Las Vegas
    Christian Montessori Academy
    Montessori School (Christian)
    5580 S Pecos Rd
    Las Vegas , NV , 89120
    (702)451-5437
    Montessori School (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  K-4
  • Las Vegas
    Hill And Dale Child Development Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    3720 E Tropicana Ave
    Las Vegas , NV , 89121
    (702)458-2243
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    1.5  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Henderson Green Valley Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    711 Valle Verde Court
    Henderson , NV , 89014
    (702)454-4056
    (Assembly of God)
    1.5  mi  |  712  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Las Vegas Mccarran Child Development Center
    Alternative School
    1788 Landing Strip Ave
    Las Vegas , NV , 89119
    (702)261-5437
    Alternative School
    1.9  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  PK-1

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  • Recommended August 14, 2014 - Am absolutely thrilled with the job, the educators and staff, do at AHA. As a product of public school, my wife and myself, easily appreciate the outstanding presence AHA has become in the lives of our children. God bless you all for the dedication, each and every one of you exhibit. - Posted by Parent

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