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.

To reach the communications department, please email or call 775-852-3483 ext. 425.

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 388C).

Latest News

BREAKING NEWS:  Davidson Academy Online High School Announces $5,000 Merit Scholarships and 8th Grade Option. Applications for 2017-2018 are still being considered through the end of May. Email for details.

Press Release: Davidson Academy of Nevada Announces Graduating Class of 2017

Press Release: Davidson Academy Announces Launch of Online High School

Press Kit Links

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.