How to Afford An Independent School Education

An Investment in Your Child's Future

We know that the decision to enroll your child in an independent school is a major financial commitment for every family and represents a serious investment in your child’s future. Dawson’s tuition includes classroom supplies, books, activities, snacks and lunch, day field trips, and Red Rock Athletic Conference team sports. Additional lab and technology fees are outlined below based on grade level. Dawson is proud to offer a generous and equitable financial aid program and various payment plans that make a Dawson education as accessible as possible for all of our families.  

2018-19 Tuition & Fees

Early Childhood, Half Day $12,400
Early Childhood, Full Day $16,500
Kindergarten $23,650
First $23,650
Second $23,650
Third $23,650
Fourth $23,650
Fifth $24,400
Sixth $24,400
Seventh $24,400
Eighth $24,400

* Tuition includes lunch, activities, books, and basic classroom supplies (lunch is not included for half-day Early Childhood students). There is an additional technology and lab fee for all grades that is not included in the cost of tuition:

Tech/Lab Fee - $100

Kindergarten-Grade 4:
Tech/Lab Fee - $200

Grade 5-8:
Tech/Lab Fee - $235

The Alexander Dawson School

Welcome to The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain! Located in Summerlin, a suburb of Las Vegas, Nevada, The Alexander Dawson School is a non-sectarian, non-profit school offering students in preschool through eighth grade an inspired and meaningful education. Students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.