Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

The Davidson Academy is a school with two options for profoundly gifted students: a middle/high school on the University of Nevada, Reno campus and an online campus for those living anywhere in the U.S. and Canada.

Since the Davidson Academy's Reno campus is located on the University of Nevada, Reno campus, our return to campus plans will be informed by the actions of the University of Nevada, Reno, the Washoe County School District and other local schools within the Nevada Department of Education framework. See additional information and details below. 

Suggestions for dealing with coronavirus

Stay calm, use fact-based information
Health officials, the University, and state and local governments remind you that maintaining a sense of calm is of utmost importance at this time. Stay informed with fact-based information from reliable sources, including those listed on this site. Avoid feeding into or fueling speculation or hysteria that is prevalent during such global events.

Practice daily health precautions
We cannot emphasize strongly enough the value of practicing daily health precautions and proper hygiene, and to follow the information from the sources listed on this site.

Consult the CDC for more information
In all instances, you should consult with a relevant expert for guidance specific to your circumstances. In particular, please consult the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website, which provides updated information regarding this topic.

Additional Resources: COVID-19

University of Nevada, Reno - Phase 2 Information

On May 28, 2020, President Marc Johnson announced the University of Nevada, Reno is moving into Phase 2 of recovery during the week of June 1, 2020. In Phase 2, the University begins its return in a gradual way that prioritizes the health and safety of all members of the community. The plan to return was developed by faculty and staff across the University community with significant input from medical, health and safety professionals. Review Phase 2 Policies and Procedures >


Please check back for ongoing updates.