Mariposa Academy is a unique dual language charter school in Reno, Nevada. We are committed to creating a rich and diverse learning environment while embracing every students' needs individually. Our highly qualified teachers and staff work together to enrich students educational experience with specialized instruction that corresponds with the state standards. Mariposa Academy provides students the environment to be successful in the global world we live in.
Mariposa Academy Philosophy
Challenge all students to reach their highest potential and putting them on the path to college while developing both English and Spanish literacy.
Encourage ongoing professional development of staff. Create development opportunities for staff members so that they may strive to be lifelong learners and grow as positive educational role models.
Support students’ efforts to learn and grow by ensuring a safe and caring environment.
Foster a reciprocal communication process between staff and the community about our goals, programs and achievements, promoting understanding of school programs and support of all our students and families.
Nurture a climate that encourages harmonious relationships among school staff and families, as well as respect for diverse cultures, and lifestyles.
Invest fiscal resources responsibly and effectively to accomplish our mission.