Kym Y. Newell

Learning Support Specialist

UC Berkeley
El Camino City College - Liberal Studies

Kym Newell is from Carson, California, where she got her start in the field of education. Previously, she was Dawson's after-school enrichment program manager and technology specialist. Outside of working at the School as an advisor and teacher, she enjoys music, photography, sewing, and writing.

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.