Dawson Design Company

Dawson Design Company is an elective class that focuses on design and entrepreneurship. The semester-long class is open to students in grades 7 and 8 and is taught by D. Smith and Rich Lehrer.

In this course, students learn the basics of CAD design and use their knowledge to digitally fabricate high-quality items to be sold to our school community. Students learn the basics of starting a business in order to raise funds to support an important cause.

Fall 2023
DDC Students will donate their profits to support students at Maui Preparatory Academy. To learn more about Maui Prep's efforts to help their community recover from the Maui fires, please visit their website.

Fall 2023 Dawson Design Company Products

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.