HIGH SCHOOLS


Basic Academy of International Studies

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2015

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Suburban

Magnet School Enrollment: 203

Total School Enrollment: 2,604

Programs offered: International Baccalaureate: Middle Years, Career-Related (Automotive Technician, Early Childhood Development, Entrepreneurship, Fashion and Design, Forensic Science, Teaching and Training, and Video Production), and Diploma (college-preparatory) Programmes

Curriculum: International Baccalaureate: Middle Years, Career-Related, and Diploma Programmes

Unique School Features: Professional demonstration room

Awards/Distinctions: Championship Baseball, Softball, and Bowling Teams; Award-winning Performing Arts Programs; Nationally-ranked Robotics Team

School Website: www.basicacademy.org

 

Canyon Springs High School Leadership & Law Preparatory Academy

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2004

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 525

Total School Enrollment: 2785

Programs offered: Law, International Studies, Military, Business, Robotics, Cybersecurity, Forensic Science & Landscape Design

Curriculum: “We the People”, Blended Learning, Project-Based Learning

Unique School Features: Courtroom, Landscaping

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Distinction, Magnet School of Excellence, National Association of Student Councils Gold Council of Excellence Award, "We the People" Team NV District 4 Champions 2012 - 2019

School Website: https://www.canyonspringshighschool.org/

 

Ed W. Clark High School

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

School Type: Title I, Urban

Year Magnet Program Established: 1993

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

Magnet School Enrollment: 895

Total School Enrollment: 3300

Programs offered: Math, Science, Arts, and Technology; Finance; Teacher Education Curriculum: Advanced Placement, NAF, CTE, UNLV Dual Credit

Unique School Features: Pre-AP program, AP Capstone, Award-winning Performing Arts and Championship Athletics, Highest number of NV National Merit Finalists

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Excellence, Certified Magnet School, NAF Distinguished School, Governor’s STEM School

School Website: www.clarkchargers.org

 

Del Sol Academy of The Performing Arts

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2015

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 496

Total School Enrollment: 2240

Programs offered: Band, Cinematic Arts, Costume Design, Dance, Mariachi, Orchestra, Theatre, Technical Theatre, and Vocal/Choir

Curriculum: Arts Integration, AP, Dual Credit, and CTE

Unique School Feature: Cinematic Arts production studio.

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Excellence, Magnet School of Distinction

School Website: www.delsolacademy.org

 

Desert Pines Magnet Academy

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2002

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 551

Total School Enrollment: 2,913

Programs offered: Animation, Culinary Arts, Marketing, Medical/Pre-Medical, Photography, Radio Production and Video Production

Curriculum: Blended Learning, Project-Based Learning

Unique School Features: Medical Lab with zSpace Augmented Reality Computers; Garden and Café; Photography, Radio and Video Production Studios

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Excellence, Magnet School of Distinction, PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Lab

School Website: www.desertpineshs.org

 

Eldorado High School

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2014

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 300

Total School Enrollment: 2,075

Programs offered: Animation, Cybersecurity, Video Game Technology

Curriculum: Blended Learning, Project-Based Learning, Harmony and Unreal Engine

Unique School Features: Video Game Technology Lab, Virtual Reality Center, Robotics Builder Space, Animation Lab

Awards/Distinctions: UNLV Beal Bank Science Award Individual Student Recipient, Skills USA State Champions for Web Design.

School Website: https://eldoradohs.org/

 

Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 1993

Magnet Type: Whole school

School Type: Urban

Magnet School Enrollment:1,700

Total School Enrollment: 1,700

Programs offered: Four conservatories: Music, Visual Arts, Dance, Theater

Curriculum: Cross-curricular projects, Arts Integration, Project-Based Learning

Unique School Features: Three Performance Venues, Two buildings on campus are on the Registry of Historic Buildings, located in the Historic Arts District of downtown Las Vegas

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Distinction, ASN School of Excellence, Blue Ribbon School, 5-Star Rating, Superintendent Honor Roll School, US News and World Report #3 School in Nevada, 12 time Grammy Award Winners, 100% graduation rate for 3 years

School Website: https://lasvegasacademy.net/

 

Rancho High School

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 1997

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 1209

Total School Enrollment: 3257

Programs offered: Pre-medicine, Private Pilot, and Aerospace Engineering

Curriculum: Blended Learning, ALEKS, Kagan Strategies, Solid Works, CTE courses, and Dual credit with CSN & UNLV

Unique School Features: Aviation lab, STEM robotics, FAA certifications in Private Pilot and UAS, and EMS certification

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Distinction, National Gold Student Council of Excellence, Superintendent’s Honor Roll, Washington Post’s Most Challenging Schools, Real World Design Challenge: 2nd Place Internationally

School Website: https://ranchorams.org/

 

Spring Valley High School

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 2015

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Suburban

Magnet School Enrollment: 570

Total School Enrollment: 2700

Programs offered: International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme and Diploma Programme

Curriculum: Whole school IB MYP and school-within-a-school IB DP, whole school AVID, Advanced Placement offerings in every subject, Broad range of Career and Technical Education Strands (CTE)

Unique School Features: CTE strands in: Theater Tech, Auto Tech, Business Management, Video Productions, Photography, Computer Science, Teachers in Training. Largest foreign language program in Nevada: Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean, and Mandarin

Awards/Distinctions: AVID National Demonstration School

School Website: www.springvalleyhs.com

 

Valley High School

Level: High School

Grades: 9-12

Year Magnet Program Established: 1979

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Victory, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 558

Total School Enrollment: 2611

Programs offered: Academy of Hospitality and Tourism; International Baccalaureate; Military Science, Cyber-Technology and Emergency Management

Curriculum: International Baccalaureate, NAF.org, College & Career Readiness credential NAFTrack Certification, Blended Learning, Project-Based Learning, Career and Technical Education, JROTC, Viking Scholar Program, Advanced Placement

Unique School Features: 40 year IB Program, First IB school west of the Mississippi, Strong Community Partnerships, Certified First Responders for Clark County Program

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Distinction, NAF Model School, Student Scholar Award Winners, Army JROTC Honorary Unit with Distinction, Gold Star Program

School Website: www.valleyhs.vegas