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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 34 top alternative public schools in Nevada, serving 2,082 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nevada state average of 66%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is less than the state average of 20:1.

Top Nevada Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Las Vegas Biltmore Continuation High School Alternative School
    801 Veteran's Memorial Dr.
    Las Vegas, NV 89101
    (702)799-7880

    Grades: 7-12 | 38 students
  • Las Vegas Burk Horizon Southwest Sunset High School Alternative School
    4560 W. Harmon Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89103
    (702)799-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 136 students
  • Caliente C O Bastian (caliente Youth Center) High School Alternative School
    500 Youth Center Drive
    Caliente, NV 89008
    (775)726-8250

    Grades: 7-12 | 136 students
  • Las Vegas Child Haven Alternative School
    601 N. Pecos Rd #70
    Las Vegas, NV 89101
    (702)799-1623

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Las Vegas Clark County Detention Center Alternative School
    601 N. Pecos #70
    Las Vegas, NV 89101
    (702)455-5230

    Grades: 6-12 | 46 students
  • Las Vegas Cowan Behavior J/shs Alternative School
    5300 E. Russell Rd.
    Las Vegas, NV 89122
    (702)799-6380

    Grades: 6-12 | 33 students
  • Las Vegas Cowan Sunset Southeast High School Alternative School
    5300 E. Russell Rd.
    Las Vegas, NV 89122
    (702)799-6370

    Grades: 8-12 | 73 students
  • North Las Vegas Desert Rose High School Alternative School
    444 W. Brook Ave.
    North Las Vegas, NV 89030
    (702)799-6240

    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
  • Minden Douglas Alternative School Alternative School
    1680 Bently Parkway
    Minden, NV 89423
    (775)392-1475

    Grades: 4-12 | 7 students
  • Silver Springs Eagle Ridge High School Alternative School
    3550 W. Graham Avenue
    Silver Springs, NV 89429
    (775)577-4200

    Grades: 5-12 | 14 students
  • Las Vegas Florence Mcclure Correctional Center Alternative School
    2701 E. St. Louis Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89115
    (702)651-9327

    Grades: AE | n/a students
  • Las Vegas Global Community High School At Morris Hall Alternative School
    3801 E. Washington Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89110
    (702)799-8850

    Grades: 8-13 | 194 students
  • Indian Springs High Desert Correctional Center Alternative School
    22010 Cold Creek Rd.
    Indian Springs, NV 89018
    (702)879-6682

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Las Vegas Homebound Elementary School Alternative School
    2701 E Saint Louis Avenue
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-8616

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Winnemucca Humboldt Adult Ed Correctional Alternative School
    310 E 4th Street
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-8100

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Reno Innovations High School Alternative School
    777 W 2nd Street
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775)333-5150

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Minden Jacobsen High (china Spring Yc) Alternative School
    1680 Bently Parkway
    Minden, NV 89423
    (775)265-5433

    Grades: 7-12 | 52 students
  • North Las Vegas Jeffrey Behavior Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    602 W. Brooks Ave.
    North Las Vegas, NV 89030
    (702)799-8375

    Grades: 6-12 | 48 students
  • Elko Juvenile Detention Alternative School
    665 West Silve Street
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775)777-1753

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Winnemucca Leighton Hall (dentention Center) Alternative School
    737 Fairgrounds Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-6382

    Grades: 5-12 | 3 students
  • Las Vegas Morris Sunset East High School Alternative School
    1905 Atlantic St.
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-8880

    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
  • Reno North Star Online School Alternative School
    5450 Riggins Ct. Suite #6
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775)353-6900

    Grades: K-12 | 174 students
  • Pahrump Pathways High (alternative) Alternative School
    484 S. West Street
    Pahrump, NV 89048
    (775)751-6822

    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
  • Las Vegas Peterson Behavior Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    10250 W. Centenniel Pkwy.
    Las Vegas, NV 89149
    (702)799-6610

    Grades: 6-12 | 34 students
  • Carson City Pioneer (alternative) High School Alternative School
    225 E. Park Street
    Carson City, NV 89701
    (775)283-1300

    Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
  • Las Vegas South Continuation J/shs Alternative School
    1905 S. Atlantic St.
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-2070

    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
  • Indian Springs Southern Desert Correctional Center Alternative School
    20825 Cold Creek Rd.
    Indian Springs, NV 89018
    (702)879-1387

    Grades: AE | n/a students
  • Las Vegas Southwest Behavior J/shs Alternative School
    6480 Fairbanks Rd.
    Las Vegas, NV 89103
    (702)799-5904

    Grades: 6-12 | 32 students
  • Las Vegas Spring Mountain J/shs Alternative School
    2701 E. St. Louis Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89115
    (702)455-5555

    Grades: 6-12 | 98 students
  • Ely Steptoe Valley High School Alternative School
    700 Aultman Street
    Ely, NV 89301
    (775)289-2999

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
  • Las Vegas Summit View J/shs Alternative School
    5730 Range Road
    Las Vegas, NV 89115
    (702)486-5980

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Reno Turning Point High School Alternative School
    Glenn Hare Center, 350 Hunter
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775)337-7560

    Grades: 7-12 | 39 students
  • Reno Washoe Inspire Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    1155 Corporate Blvd
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775)857-3181

    Grades: K-12 | 112 students
  • Indian Springs Youthful Offender Program At High Desert State Prison Alternative School
    22010 Cold Springs Rd
    Indian Springs, NV 89018
    (702)879-6824

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
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