Do elementary students have clubs?
The school offers an extensive list of clubs and after school activities starting in second grade. There is literally something for everyone ranging from chess and band to sign language and game club.
Do students go on field trips?
Field trips are arranged to various locations around the Las Vegas valley that coordinate with the areas of study including theater performances.
What social, emotional, or academic help does LVDS provide its students?
We have two guidance counselors on staff that help our elementary students with any social, academic, or emotional challenge. Our guidance counselors regularly lead guidance lessons focused on building social skills, setting goals, and improving students’ study skills. Our counselors are also available for one-on-one meetings with students and parents.
Do parents have to provide their child’s school supplies?
As a convenience to parents, the school provides all necessary school supplies for the year at a nominal fee.
Is there an after school program?
The school offers after school study hall for Elementary School students until 6:00PM. There is an additional fee for this program.
What are class sizes?
Elementary School class sizes will be limited to no more than 20 students with a teacher and aide. Smaller class sizes will give us the opportunity to offer more individualized attention for all our students.
How and when do I apply?
Students in first through fifth grade are required to take an entrance exam for admissions consideration. Exams begin in January for the following school year.