Las Vegas Day School

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NV School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 965 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,950
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Las Vegas Day School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Nevada for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1961
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$950
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
965 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Las Vegas Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(School Uniform required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool tuition ranges from 6,700 to 12,850 Pre-Kindergarten tuition is 13,950 Grades K through 5th tuition is 16,460 Grades 6th - 8th tuition is 17,460
Admissions Director
Judy Meese

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Band, Book Club, Chess Club, Choir, Computer Club, Critter Club, Drama, Glee Club, History of Film, Math Counts, Math Olympiads, Musical Theater, National Junior Honor Society, Newspaper, Photography Club, Robotics Club, Science Club, Sign Language Club, Spanish Club, STEM Club, Strength and Conditioning, Student Council, Writing Club, Yoga Club

School Notes

  • Las Vegas Day School was founded in 1961 and was the first non-sectarian, non-denominational private school established in the state of Nevada. Las Vegas Day School is licensed by the Nevada State Department of Education and accredited by the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools. The school features a complete campus environment including spacious, modern classrooms, a multipurpose room with a stage, a gymnasium, library, science, art, music, and spanish rooms, art complex, two computer labs and complete athletic facilities. Las Vegas Day School seeks highly motivated students who thrive in a more stimulating academic setting. Grade levels range from Preschool to Eighth grade. Students at the school consistently average between the 80th and 90th percentile on standardized achievement testing. The school encourages parent involvement and communication as well as offering a safe and secure school setting in which children can feel comfortable, happy, and enjoy the learning process. The single biggest reason parents select the Las Vegas Day School is to give their children every advantage that a quality education can provide for high school, college, and in their adult business life. "Our foremost responsibility is to foster our students to grow and develop as self-assured, dedicated learners, who will shape the future of our society". Director Neil H. Daseler

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NV School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 965 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,950
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Las Vegas, NV is $8,697 for elementary schools and $9,701 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Las Vegas, NV is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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