Henderson International School

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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 AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students423 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeHenderson International School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
39%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniforms: khaki shorts/polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,000
Tuition NotesTuition is based on grade level. Please call the school for exact tuition data at each grade level.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAimee Romero

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band/Orchestra, Broadway Club, Chess Club, engineering, Jazz band, Minecraft Club, Robotics Program, Violin, Yoga Club Band/Orchestra, Broadway Club, Chess Club, engineering, Jazz band, Minecraft Club, Violin, Yoga Club, Robotics Program,

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: Financial Aid deadline April 1; mid-year transfers for current school year based on availability
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