Dr. Kelly Gooden


Howard University - B.A. 
University of Missouri-Kansas City - M.A.
American University - Ph.D.

702-949-3600 x123 & 301
Kelly has 26 years of education experience in subjects such as gifted education, science lab, dance, elementary and middle school science, social studies, and engineering, as well as university undergrads and grad students preparing to become teachers.  Kelly has a Bachelor of Arts in elementary education from Howard University, a Master of Arts in curriculum and instruction from UMKC, and a Ph.D. in teaching and learning from American University. When not working, Kelly enjoys cooking and baking, going to the movies with her husband, Cal, and hanging out with her 100 lb. lab/pit/great dane mix, Spidey.

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.