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, regardless of their ability to pay.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 7 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 2 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
any mild learning differences not requiring an IOP
Year Founded
2016

Student Body

Total Students
7 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. Nicholas Orthodox Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
2 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We have partial and full scholarships available, and otherwise qualified students are not turned away because of inability to pay tuition.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Janet (Barbara) Cummings
Admissions Associate
Jennifer Shlicoff-Holsworth

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Greek Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Literature Club, Music, Music Lessons (piano, voice, choir), Piano Lessons, Voice Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Equine Program, Fencing lessons, Physical Education

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 through 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.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 7 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 2 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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