Helen J. Stewart School
2375 E. Viking
Las Vegas, NV 89169
702-799-5588 | 702-799-5592
Description of School
Helen J. Stewart School embraces the vision that all students can develop the skills necessary to become participating members of their communities. Helen J. Stewart School provides students with learning activities to develop daily living, vocational, communication, social, and functional academic skills. At Helen J. Stewart, the use of a comprehensive Community-Based-Instruction program is essential to the generalization of these skills.
Helen J. Stewart is a special education school serving students with significant intellectual disabilities and other secondary disabilities who range in age from 6-22 years old. Students from throughout Clark County attend Stewart for specialized instruction in daily living, functional academics, vocational, communication, behavioral, and transitional needs. Helen J. Stewart has specialists for music, art, transition services, and adaptive physical education. Helen J. Stewart has speech therapists, a physical therapist, and an occupational therapist working with students.
Helen J. Stewart School is a large facility which has an indoor swimming pool, cardio room, a barn, complete with farm animals, sensory room, computer lab, daily living skills room, and a greenhouse facility. These facilities are used to enhance student learning and to develop life-long skills and interests that can be generalized to the community in which they live.
Helen J. Stewart also utilizes the latest technology to support the specialized curriculum needs of students in English Language Arts, mathematics, science, communication, self-help, and life skills goals. Technology is implemented with students on an individual basis.