HENDERSON, NV – Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas (CASLV) has again been named one of the best high schools in the state and the country by earning the 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools Medal. In addition to being ranked 7th in Nevada, CASLV ranked 855th in the national rankings and 158th in charter high schools in the country out of 17,245 schools recognized. In addition, CASLV and Coral Academy of Science Reno (CAS-R) were the only two charter schools ranked in the top 10 best high schools in Nevada.
“We are very proud of the fact that Coral Academy ranked so highly,” said Ercan Aydogdu, Executive Director for CASLV. “It is wonderful that the efforts of our students, teachers, staff, parents, administrators, and board of governors have been recognized, and we will continue to pursue a high standard of excellence in education.”
The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 23,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. CASLV was the only charter school in southern Nevada to make it to the list of Nevada’s top ten high schools.
About Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas
Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas is a K-12 state-sponsored tuition-free public charter school with emphasis in the areas of math, science, and technology. The school was designated as a high achieving school by the Nevada Department of Education two years in a row and successfully participates in many academic competitions, such as Science Olympiads, Science Fairs, statewide Science Bowls, Math Counts, and Lego Robotics. Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas is ranked as the 7th best and most challenging high school within Nevada, according to the U.S. News and the Washington Post. More information is available at www.caslv.org.