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 communications@davidsonacademy.unr.edu 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).

Press Kit Links

Information about profoundly gifted students from the Davidson Gifted Database:


  • Watch the Davidson Academy overview and alumni videos to learn what makes the Academy unique from firsthand accounts of those who know the school best: students, parents, governing board members, instructors and staff. Hear about the school's curriculum, social atmosphere and the Reno-Tahoe area.
  • Watch this video (2009) to hear the Davidsons explain why they started the Davidson Academy.