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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 20 top alternative public middle schools in Nevada, serving 1,156 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 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Nevada state average of 66%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is less than the state average of 20:1.

Top Nevada Alternative Public Middle 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Winnemucca Leighton Hall (dentention Center) Alternative School
    737 Fairgrounds Road
    Winnemucca, NV 89445
    (775)623-6382

    Grades: 5-12 | 3 students
  • Reno North Star Online School Alternative School
    5450 Riggins Ct. Suite #6
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775)353-6900

    Grades: K-12 | 174 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
  • Las Vegas South Continuation J/shs Alternative School
    1905 S. Atlantic St.
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)799-2070

    Grades: 6-12 | 23 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
  • 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
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