Online High School

A Proven Track Record of Success - Helping Gifted Students Realize their Potential

Since 2006, the Davidson Academy's Reno campus has been recognized as the best option for families with profoundly gifted middle and high school students in the Reno area. Now, for those who are unable to relocate to Reno, the online campus offers a rigorous, accredited online academic environment where students can learn and interact with their same-age, intellectual peers.

A Stimulating Online Community Where Students Thrive

The Davidson Academy's Online High School is a game changer for profoundly gifted students. Open to students in eighth grade and above living anywhere in the United States, the accredited Online High School builds off the one-of-a-kind, exceptional framework put in place during the past 12 years by the Davidson Academy in Reno. The result is a robust online community where students thrive. 

Different From a Traditional Online Education

From the beginning, a Davidson Academy education is designed to be different from a traditional education. This is especially true for our online campus. It is the only high school designed specifically for profoundly gifted students. Our online, accredited option leverages technology to create a new, highly personalized model of online education. Online students benefit from:

  • Live, synchronous sessions
  • Quality peer interactions
  • Small class sizes
  • Responsive, caring instructors
  • Guidance counseling
  • College planning
  • Personalized Learning Plans
  • Embedded opportunities for socialization

For more information, read this two-part series about the Davidson Academy's Online High School in eLearning Inside News from March 2018: 


The 2018-2019 application has closed. The 2019-2020 application will open this fall. For details about the application process, visit the Davidson Academy Online High School Qualification CriteriaHow to Apply and Admissions Process pages.

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"I have never been in classes before with kids that think the same way as I do." - Davidson Academy Online Student