HENDERSON, NV – May 15, 2018 – Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas (CASLV) recently announced it ranked as the seventh best Nevada high school in 2018 by US News and World Report. In addition to being ranked seventh in Nevada, CASLV ranked 721 in the national rankings and 157 in charter high schools. CASLV was also awarded a silver medal based on how students performed on state assessments and how well the school prepares students for college.
“We are very proud of the fact that Coral Academy ranked so highly,” said Ercan Aydogdu, executive director for CASLV. “It is wonderful that the efforts of our students, teachers and faculty have been recognized, and we will continue to pursue a high standard of excellence in education.”
The US News rankings include data on more than 20,500 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. CASLV was the only charter school in southern Nevada to make it to the list of Nevada’s top ten high schools.
About Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas
Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas is a K-12 state-sponsored tuition-free public charter school with emphasis in the areas of math, science, and technology. The school was designated as a high achieving school by the Nevada Department of Education two years in a row and successfully participates in many academic competitions, such as Science Olympiads, Science Fairs, statewide Science Bowls, Math Counts, and Lego Robotics. Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas is ranked as the 6th best and most challenging high school within Nevada, according to the U.S. News and the Washington Post. More information is available at www.caslv.org.