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Real Students Review Las Vegas Day School

Student reviews are an essential tool when searching for a private school for your child. They offer an unvarnished view of the school's atmosphere, staff, and curriculum—all from a student's ...

10 Ways to Prepare Your Child for High School

Eighth grade is an incredible time of late adolescent development reinforced by deep curiosity, learning to think critically, and progress toward becoming a full-fledged adult. Except, there is one more ...
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Which is Better: Half-Day vs. Full-Day Kindergarten?

At Las Vegas Day School, we have found a clear contrast in the performance of students who attend full-day kindergarten versus half-day students. Full-day students demonstrate better prosocial skills, test ...

25+ Benefits of Enrolling Your Child in Preschool

The benefits of enrolling your child in preschool are widespread. Preschool can help your child with everything from social skills to motor skill development to cognitive thinking, and beyond.  If ...

How Do You Choose a Preschool?

When you begin the search for a preschool, you'll likely have a few questions as you consider your options. What is a preschool? Why is preschool important? What are the ...

11 Reasons How Extracurriculars Can Help Kids Develop Life Skills

Academics are certainly the central element of students' experiences during their school years, but they shouldn't be the sole focus. Extracurricular activities, both sponsored through school and those that aren't ...

What is STEAM Education?

Acronyms and buzzwords are frequently tossed around in conversations about pretty much everything under the sun, including education. You've probably heard of STEM education and maybe even STEAM education, but ...
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Why Financial Literacy is Important For Kids

Encouraging our students to be well-rounded, lifelong learners is central to our educational mission at Las Vegas Day School. In addition to a traditional, core curriculum, we believe a rich ...
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Charter Schools vs. Private Schools — How Are They Different?

Finding a school that's a good match for your children, your family, and your values can require long, careful consideration. Many families look for options beyond a traditional public school, ...
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The Importance of Starting Early with Private Preschool

Our children begin to learn about the world around them from the moment they are born, and those earliest years are so crucial to their growth. As parents, families, friends, ...