Alexander Dawson School Admissions

Welcome to our Discover Dawson page! Our Admission team is ready to support your family on your child's educational journey.

Our team is committed to answering all of your questions and providing the information you need to make the best decision for your family.

Inquire or Apply Online Today With Our Admissions Team:

  • Inquire Online: Complete the online inquiry form and our team will provide more information and schedule a virtual meeting.
  • Apply Online: We are now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year. 
  • Assessments & Interviews: As we continue with our admissions process, our team is conducting student assessments and parent interviews both on-campus and virtually.

Resources for Parents

Why Private School?

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  • Why Private School?

    To provide their children with the best education possible, families often choose private schools. While public schools depend on government funding, private schools operate on tuition, donations, and endowments. While private education offers numerous benefits, families carefully consider various factors when selecting a private school education that aligns with their own values and goals. In this article, we explore four reasons why families invest in private schools.
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Why Independent School?

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  • Why Independent School?

    There are a wide variety of educational options for your child. Choosing between a public, private, or independent school depends on your family’s preferences, values, and priorities. As for similarities, both private and independent schools rely on tuition to support the needs of the School as opposed to local, state, or federal government funding. While all independent schools are private schools, not all private schools are independent. Explore what makes independent schools unique in this article. 
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    • The Alexander Dawson School: Independent School Las Vegas Nondiscriminatory Notice

      NWAIS Nondiscriminatory notice

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.