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How to Apply

New Student Application | Re-Enrollment ApplicationAdministrative Recommendation | Teacher Recommendation

Application Deadlines

Applications are accepted year round. Students who apply by the Early Deadline of December 9th, 2016, or the Regular Deadline of January 27th, 2017, pay a reduced enrollment fee.  See the Acceptance and Enrollment section below.

Application Process

Step 1

Complete the New Student Application. Be sure to select a date for the placement test on page 2 of the application.

Step 2

Submit the application with the $125 Application & Testing Fee. This fee is non-refundable except in the case of a family who applies for tuition assistance and is not able to accept the assistance package awarded them. This fee covers the cost of administering the placement test as well as other administrative costs.

Step 3:

Download and print the Administrative Recommendation and Teacher Recommendation forms.  Give these forms to the appropriate people at the student’s current school to fill out and return to SLHS.  Once these forms have been received by SLHS, you will be contacted to set up an interview with Principal Tami Seddon at 775-267-1921 x105 or tseddon@slhs.com.

Step 4

Parents must request the following items be sent to SLHS from their student’s current school**

  1. Transcripts
  2. Attendance History
  3. Discipline records
  4. Health & immunization records

**Homeschool families need to provide the most current educational records.

Acceptance and Enrollment

When a student has been accepted, he or she will receive an acceptance letter.  Accompanying that letter will be a packet of forms to complete and return to SLHS with the “non-refundable” enrollment fee which is based on the following deadlines.

  • Early Deadline, December 9th, 2016: $175, collected but applied to the student’s tuition.
  • Regular Deadline, January 27th, 2017: $175.
  • After January 27th: $325.


Submit the Re-Enrollment Application to the school office with the appropriate enrollment fee based on the following deadlines.

  • Until January 27, 2017: $175
  • February 3rd – March 31st, 2017: $250
  • After March 31st, 2017: $325

If there are any changes to your student’s emergency contact information, please submit out a new Emergency Contact Form to the office.