Mater Academy of Northern Nevada

Prim Walters

Grades K – 8

2680 E. Ninth Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone (775) 470-8950


Mater Academy of Northern Nevada has submitted a charter application to the State Public Charter School Authority. Pending approval by the State, Mater Academy will open with grades K-5 in Fall 2017 and will add 6th, 7th and 8th grades in consecutive years. Mater Academy is excited to be locating within the Boys and Girls Club at 2680 E. Ninth Street. The principal of Mater Academy will be Ms. Prim Walters, who is currently the principal at Sun Valley Elementary School.

Mater Academy will be affiliating with and replicating the highly successful Florida Mater Academy charter school network that has demonstrated success with diverse, at-risk student populations, including English Language Learners. The Mater Academy model emphasizes positive, student-centered cultures that value equity, collaboration, and personalized learning.