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American Heritage Academy began as a small home school group that has grown into a robust private school that accepts students from pre-kindergarten to high school. Our approach at American Heritage Academy leads to academic excellence as students take personal responsibility for their education.

School Type:
  • Private Day School
State: Nevada
City: Henderson
Affiliation: Christian
Grades Accepted:
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
School Size: 160
Average Class Size: 20
Student Body:
  • Co-ed
Program Duration:
  • Spring Semester
  • Fall Semester
  • Full Academic Year
  • Multiple Years
Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions
Dresscode: Uniform Required
Price: $
Graduation Allowed:
  • Yes
Graduation After 1 Year:
  • Yes

Must Pass Required Classes.

AP Classes:
  • Yes
College Prep/Honors Classes:
  • Yes
IB Program:
  • No

Our high school program is college preparatory with honor and AP level classes. A strong foundation in America’s history and government, literary classics, foreign language, science, math and the study of the fine arts enable our scholars to compete with their peers for college entrance and scholarships.

Boys Sports:
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Cross Country
  • Track
  • Tennis
Girls Sports:
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Cross Country
  • Track
  • Tennis

Every scholar is a valuable player to the team. Our scholars understand that maintaining a healthy body is important for scholarship and leadership. At the end of each sport’s season, awards will be presented to each participating scholar. We participate in Fall, Winter and Spring sports.

Arts Offerings:

Art, Theatre, Music/Choir, Shakespeare, Holiday Productions, Technical Theatre

As our scholars study music, art, and drama, it satisfies their need to wholesomely and outwardly express themselves. Our scholar’s tastes will be cultivated as they are exposed to the best in the fine arts.

Extra Curricular

Math, orchestra, choir, robotics, musical theater, coding, dance, and chess.

Community Information
City Population: 322,178
Weather: Summers are sweltering, the winters are cold, and it is dry and mostly clear year-round.
Nearby Cities: Las Vegas, Nevada (1.6 km)
Nearest Airport: Harry Reid International Airport (LAS)
Local Attractions:

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Mount Charleston, Lake Mead, Valley of Fire State Park, Las Vegas Strip, Downtown Fremont Experience, Cowabunga Bay Water Park, Neon Museum, Mob Museum, Las Vegas Springs Preserve, Hoover Dam, High Roller, Bellagio Conservatory, Pinball Hall of Fame, Shark Reef, Adventure Dome, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Downtown Container Park, Mini Grand Prix, TopGolf, Slotzilla Zipline, Neon Boneyard, Area15, OmegaMart, Titanic Exhibit, The Bodies Exhibit

Henderson is a city 16 miles outside of Las Vegas, Nevada. It is the second largest city in Nevada. Henderson has many residential neighborhoods, easy access to shopping and entertainment and the conveniences of a large 24/7 city.

2100 Olympic Ave, Henderson, NV, USA, Nevada, USA 89014