Asti Ptak

School Counselor

Asti graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a B.A. in Psychology in 2007 and M.Ed. in School Counseling in 2010.   She was born and raised in Las Vegas and has focused her career on helping youth in her community.  Prior to joining Dawson in 2017, she spent seven years at the non-profit Communities In Schools of Southern Nevada as the Director of Data and School-Based Counseling Liaison.  She also has been a Human Services Adjunct Professor for the Department of Educational and Clinical Studies at UNLV for eight years.   In her free time, Asti loves spending time with her husband and family, playing with her pets, hiking in the mountains, and lifting weights at CrossFit.  

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.