Welcome to the Davidson Academy Press Room!

Our online press room contains the Press Kit links below plus Press Releases, Featured News Clips and a history of all our news clips.

If you would like additional information, please visit the main Davidson Institute Press Room. To reach the Davidson Institute’s communications department, please email or call 775-852-3483 ext. 425.

Gifted students interacting in a Davidson Academy hallway

Davidson Academy Press Kit

The Davidson Academy is a third type of public school (not a charter school), called a "university school for profoundly gifted pupils" created by the Nevada State Legislature in 2005 (Nevada Revised Statute 392A).

Press Kit Links

Press Releases

Featured Clips

News Articles - Current

Information about profoundly gifted students from the Davidson Gifted Database:


  • Watch this ABC Nightline video (2007) to learn more about the Davidson Academy. 
  • Watch this video (2009) to hear the Davidsons explain why they started the Davidson Academy.