- There are 173 private schools in Nevada, serving 28,806 students.
- The average private school tuition is $8,545 for elementary schools and $10,873 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 91% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 22% and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.
At The Alexander Dawson School, parents play an important and active role in the school. The Dawson Parent Association supports classroom learning, as well as planning special events to enrich the lives of the students.
Nevada Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
6 Schools605 Students15% Minority
3 Schools79 Students9% Minority
106 Schools22,094 Students23% Minority
4 Schools191 Students13% Minority
1 Schools35 Students- Minority
1 Schools17 Students14% Minority
4 Schools243 Students8% Minority
48 Schools5,493 Students24% Minority
June 07, 2017
Here is a guide for teachers and administrators seeking employment in private schools. Think of it as a roadmap for the job search process.
June 07, 2017
Make sure that your job application and resume present you in the best possible light.
June 06, 2017
You must not fudge the facts on your private school employment application. Tell the truth. Put a positive spin on any potentially negative areas. More here.