Top Nevada Private Schools
- For the 2020 school year, there are 184 top private schools in Nevada, serving 28,778 students.
- The average private school tuition is $9,612 for elementary schools and $11,515 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 90% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 29% and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.
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Top Nevada Private Schools by County (2020)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 3 Schools442 Students17% Minority
- 3 Schools77 Students9% Minority
- 115 Schools22,464 Students32% Minority
- 6 Schools407 Students13% Minority
- 1 Schools35 Students- Minority
- 2 Schools27 Students13% Minority
- 3 Schools172 Students20% Minority
- 50 Schools5,360 Students23% Minority
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Teachers and parents are concerned about the teaching that will take place post-pandemic. I have tried to cover their concerns in the following set of questions and answers.