Washoe Country School District

July 26, 2014

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State Sponsored Charter Schools


(Students living in Washoe County may enroll in these charter schools)
Revised: September 8, 2008
Alpine Academy High School
Mailing Address: 605 Boxington Way Suite 112 Sparks, Nevada 89434
Phone: (775) 356-1166
Fax: (775) 356-1168
Website: Alpineacademy.net
Email: info@alpineacademy.net
Insight School of Nevada (Distance Education)
School Year Begun Operation: 2008-2009 (FY2009)
Sponsor: State Board of Education
Grades: 9-12
Administrator/Principal:  Gary Waters, garyw@insightschools.net
Mailing Address: 8960 West Tropicana Avenue, Suite 500, Las Vegas NV 89147
Physical Address: same
Phone: 800.208.1931
Fax: 866.423.5717
NevadaConnectionsAcademy (Distance Education)
School Year Begun Operation: 2007-2008 (FY2008)
Sponsor: State Board of Education
Grades: K-12
Administrator/Principal: Dr. Craig Butz, cbutz@connectionsacademy.com
Mailing Address: 5690 Riggins Court, Suite B, Reno, NV 89502
Physical Address: same
Phone: 775.826.4200 x325
Fax: 775.826.4288
Website: www.connectionsacademy.com (Nevada link)
Nevada Virtual Academy (Distance Education)
School Year Begun Operation: 2007-2008 (FY2008)
Sponsor: State Board of Education
Grades: K-9
Administrator/Principal: Mike Kazek, mkazek@nvvacademy.org
Mailing Address: 187 East Warm Springs Road, Suite C, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Physical Address: same
Phone: 702.407.1825 x7001
Fax: 702.407.5055
Cell: 702.219.6998
Website: www.k12.com/nv
SilverStateHigh School (Distance Education)
School Year Begun Operation: 2004-2005 (FY2005)
Sponsor: State Board of Education
Grades: 9-12
Administrator/Principal: Steve Knight, sknight@sshs.org
Mailing Address: 3719 North Carson Street, Carson City NV 89706
Physical Address: same
Phone: 775.883.7900
Fax: 775.883.9130
Website: www.SSHS.org
For more information regarding the above charter schools contact:
Tom McCormack
Nevada Department of Education
1749 Moody Street, Suite 40
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-687-9149
Email: tmccormack@doe.nv.gov