St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy

Welcome to St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy. Our long range goal is to maximize your child`s learning potential through a focused Christian faith-based education.
Our program will offer the gift of knowledge through a spiritual path of principles, doctrine and lifestyle.
We accept new students at any time of the school year. We have partial and full scholarships available, so that the quality education we offer can be available to all qualified students, regardliess of ability to pay.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedany mild learning differences not requiring an IOP
Year Founded2016

Student Body

Total Students9 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size2 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,000
Tuition NotesWe have partial and full scholarships available, and otherwise qualified students are not turned away because of inability to pay tuition.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJanet (Barbara) Cummings
Admissions AssociateJennifer Shlicoff-Holsworth


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Equestrian, Fencing, Football, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballEquestrian,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Music Lessons (piano, voice, choir)

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Equine Program, Fencing lessons

School Notes

  • Welcome to St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy, a private Christian school in Reno, Nevada. It is with great joy that I announce the establishment of our new educational Academy for kindergarten though twelfth grade.
  • Our long range goal is to maximize your child`s learning potential through a focused Christian faith-based education. Our program will offer the gift of knowledge through a spiritual path of principles, doctrine and lifestyle. Children will receive a high quality education in the love and warmth of an Orthodox Christian environment. The Academy will provide a mosaic of traditional skills to develop your child`s interest in learning and advancement in faith and education. The Academy is dedicated to giving your child the best that our well-qualified staff has to offer.
  • At St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy, your child will be given individualized attention customized to fit his or her needs. He/she will experience academic achievement through the most innovative learning techniques available for today`s classroom. We offer a fertile environment to plant the seeds of educational and spiritual development, thereby opening doors for the future and giving children and families a better tomorrow.We invite you to visit our campus, nestled on a safe and beautiful 14-acre campus just south of Reno . We look forward to seeing you and your families soon.

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