Las Vegas Day School

  • The mission of Las Vegas Day School is to foster each individual student to grow and develop as a self-assured, dedicated learner, who will shape the future of our society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1961
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$950
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students965 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Las Vegas Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,950
Tuition NotesPreschool tuition ranges from 6,500 to 12,450 Pre-Kindergarten tuition is 13,500 Grades K through 5th tuition is 15,950 Grades 6th - 8th tuition is 16,950
Admissions DirectorJudy Meese

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

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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The average private school tuition in Las Vegas, NV is $8,084 for elementary schools and $9,697 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Las Vegas, NV is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).