Why Enroll At Beacon:
There are many reasons you would want to earn your high school diploma from Beacon Academy of Nevada. Here are a few of the many reasons our students came to Beacon Academy.
Beacon Academy of Nevada is a Nevada sponsored and regionally accredited public charter high school designed specifically to help students get an excellent high school education and transition on to college, university, postsecondary training or to the world of work. Diplomas given by Beacon are the same as any diploma given in the state of Nevada by any high school, public or private. The credits earned from courses completed at Beacon are automatically accepted at all other accredited schools.
Every Student is Unique
Beacon Academy respects student interest and gives wide options in getting the education students deserve, and have the right to receive. In addition, Beacon offers over 100 academic elective and occupational courses in both regular and summer school programs enabling students to get the most appropriate and interesting credits as they fulfill the requirements for graduation. In fact, Beacon also has special programs to help students who are over 21 or who have not passed the Nevada High School Proficiency Examination and have not yet received a diploma. Beacon works with each student individually to help design an educational program which best fits their needs, interests and family responsibilities.
Your Future is Important to Us
Online education is the wave of the future. Beacon Academy of Nevada offers each student the opportunity to learn in the most dynamic and progressive learning models used by colleges, universities and throughout the world of work.
It Takes Less Time
Online learning is quick, effective, interesting and efficient. Many experts in technology say that online learners can learn twenty percent more in thirty percent less time. Rather than going to going to a "brick and mortar" high school each day at a specified time, online learners have the option of learning on their terms, in accordance with their schedule, and in a quick and easy learning format. Online learning is ideal for persons who want the greatest amount of freedom in attending a high school and earning a high school diploma.
With video and audio built into the lessons, learning is made enjoyable and builds on our ability to learn by seeing and hearing – not just what we read.
Live interaction and lessons
Students and teachers have regular weekly live class times through the computer that allow them to meet and actually talk about the lessons.
More than 100 online courses
Languages, elective and advanced courses for grades 9-12 challenge students to excel across subject areas. When students graduate from Beacon Academy of Nevada, they receive a State of Nevada High School Diploma.
Experienced and Qualified Teachers
Our state-certified teachers are passionate about helping students learn and achieve in an online setting, while building valuable independent study habits that last a lifetime.
Student Support Program
Students are assigned a mentor who is trained to assist with social or health issues that impact our lives (young parents, illnesses, addictions….).
21st Century Skills
Our online learning program prepares students for success in the 21st century. Beacon Academy of Nevada students are empowered to set their own priorities and manage their own schedules while our curriculum fosters self-discipline, critical thinking and confidence.
Active Social Community
Through our many clubs and organizations, students can interact with other students both online – and during our many face to face events.
Beacon Academy of Nevada is a perfect fit for any student
From competitive athletes, award-winning performers, and budding actors, to kids taking care of family members or dealing with their own personal or health issues, to students seeking more academic rigor in their curriculum, or kids simply wanting to avoid the drama and distractions of a regular school - Beacon Academy of Nevada provides a flexible, individualized, high-quality education for any student!
We encourage you to learn more about Beacon Academy of Nevada by exploring our website or calling our admissions team.