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New Las Vegas charter school set to open in August 2022
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Frequently Asked Questions
When will Sage Collegiate open and what grades will you serve?
We will open in August 2022 with Kindergarten through 5th grade. We will add one grade level each year until we are at capacity with 8th grade.
When is the first day of school?
The first day of our Founding Year will be in August 2022. We will share our 2022-23 calendar when it is finalized and approved by our Board and the State Dept. of Education.
Will you serve all students, regardless of disability or need?
Yes, absolutely. We educate all students, and we anticipate our population of students in
Special Education to parallel CCSD’s, which is about 10-12%.
Is there an entrance exam?
No. Any child in Nevada is eligible to enroll in Sage Collegiate. If we have more students who wish to enroll than seats, we will have a public lottery each March.
How do I enroll my child?
We will open enrollment on November 1. If you're interested in enrolling your student, please complete the short "Intent to Enroll" linked at the top of the page.
Where will you be located?
We will be located at 4100 W. Charleston Blvd, 89107. The site is the soon-to-be-former Elks Lodge.
The existing building will undergo interior renovations through the spring and early summer of 2022, We ask that families not disturb the Elks Lodge during its operations nor go on the property during renovations. We will offer tours in the summer of 2022, and we will notify families when tours are offered.
What is a charter school?
A charter school is a tuition-free, public school authorized by a governing body. We are
authorized by the State Public Charter School Authority.
Do you charge tuition?
NO! Charter Schools are public schools. They are open to all students, and there are no tuition and no fees to apply. We believe all children deserve a high-quality education, and
we aim to provide that to students in Las Vegas.
Will students wear uniforms?
Yes! We have a student dress code, which we call student professional dress attire. Students will a school polo in either light green purple and khaki or black pants/shorts/skirts. Our uniform policy is available on our school website, and we will share information on where to purchase closer to the start of the school year. Teachers and staff also adhere to a strict professional attire to model professional dress and lead by example.
What is the schedule, and when does school start?
We have an extended school day and extended school year. We typically start a week before the
local district, and our school day is 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. We will post our 2022-23 calendar once it's approved by our Board and the State Department of Education.