American Preparatory Academy

Las Vegas Campus

8377 W Patrick Lane

Las Vegas, NV 89113

Phone:  702-970-6800

Fax:  702-248-0454 

CEEB Code: 290006


Christie Olivieri



Rachelle Hulet

Administrative Director


Nik Hulet

Secondary Director


Craig Jex

Assistant Secondary Director


Christin Campbell

Elementary Director

4-6 Academic Director


Tiffany Banks

K-3 Academic Director

Special Education Director


Shannon Steiner                      Jaison McElroy

 Secondary School Counselors

American Preparatory Academy – Las Vegas is a comprehensive K-12 public charter school with a total enrollment of 1658, with 930 elementary students, grades K-6 and 728 students in secondary levels, grades 7-12. Our first Las Vegas campus opened in the fall of 2014 and graduated its first senior class in May 2018.  American Prep is authorized by the Nevada State Public Charter School Authority and nationally accredited by AdvancEd. Student academic achievement is our primary goal at APA along with commitment to our character development program. Our focus is to prepare students for advanced study at the university level, thereby developing conscientious, confident citizens who can be involved in the building and governing of society.

This campus enjoys a diverse population that reflects the diversity of our community, with 20% Hispanic, 17% Asian, 17% African American/Black, 3.5% Pacific Islander, and >1% American Indian.  14% of our students qualify for the Federal free and reduced lunch program.