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Las Vegas Academy of the Arts
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  • Public, Magnet
  • LAS VEGAS, NV

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Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade unavailable
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

About

315 S 7TH ST
LAS VEGAS, NV 89101
About Las Vegas Academy of the Arts...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 10
Application Fee
$0
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
None
From Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

This school is different, and when you set foot on our campus, you will feel it. Each day we create a learning environment united by a passion for the transformative nature of the arts and inspired by opportunities to provide the depth, rigor, and intensity of artistic and academic instruction in preparation for post-secondary opportunities — whether pre-conservatory or university. At LVA, the arts are not an “elective.” They are a core and essential area of study. Students do not just perform or create — they live through their performance or creation. It is their existential voice and way of interacting with the world.

We pride ourselves in our ability to unite many lifestyles, beliefs through a culturally relevant curriculum. We strive to create classrooms where students are alive with collaboration, intellectual discourse, and problem-solving. We recognize that our students are unique thinkers and use the arts to harness the diversity of our young thinkers.

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Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
89%
Percent Proficient - Math
58%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1170
392 responses
Average ACT
25
634 responses
AP Enrollment
31%

12 time Grammy winning Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

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Students at LVA pursue majors in one of the four conservatories; Dance, Music, Theater, and Visual Arts.

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$61,356
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,219
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$302,100
National
$244,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
75%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 88 responses
Poll
84%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 88 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 382 responses
  • Concerts, plays, and performances
    20%
  • Performances are exceptional.
    16%
  • Willy burger fridays
    14%
  • Senior picnic
    10%
  • Prom
    8%
  • Art Shows
    8%
  • Assemblies
    8%

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Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,772
Free or Reduced Lunch
41%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 103 responses
96%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 103 responses
15%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 103 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
21:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$64,931
Teachers in First/Second Year
3.8%
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 135 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 135 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 135 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$10,528 / year
National
$12,239
90%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 134 responses
51%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 134 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 134 responses

Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Reviews

Rating 4.16 out of 5  920 reviews
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