Northwest Career and Technical Academy
8200 West Tropical Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89149
NWCTA MIssion Statement
“To boldly educate today’s learners for tomorrow’s challenges by developing advanced skills through unique hands-on experiences in a professional setting, utilizing community partnerships, innovative ideas, and contemporary technologies.”
Northwest Career and Technical Academy is a nine-month magnet school in Las Vegas, Nevada in the Clark County School District (CCSD). The school first opened for the 2007-2008 school year, admitting only freshman and sophomores. Each year, another grade was added to accommodate the influx of students until all four grades were implemented in the 2009-2010 school year. Currently, the school holds a five star rating with the district.
Travel Information

Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas, an ever-changing fantasyland of a city, has seen unbelievable expansion since it emerged from the desert just over 100 years ago. The sights and sounds of Las Vegas are enjoyed by millions of visitors every year.

They stay in some of the most glamorous, unique hotels in the world. They eat at five-star restaurants and expansive buffets. They play at casinos, pools, health spas and golf courses.

Nearby Points of Interest

From world-class resorts, restaurants, and shops to endless entertainment options and attractions, Las Vegas allows you to create your dream vacation. One of the greatest things about Las Vegas is that there is something for everyone and seemingly never-ending options.
Visit for specific details on restaurants, shows, and activities.

Air Travel

Airport: McCarran International Airport

Airport Shuttle: The most economical way to get to your hotel. Shuttles can cost less than $10 for Strip/Downtown. Check with your hotel for schedules.

Car Rental Options

Costs: The average price for an economy car in Vegas is around $25 to $30 per day, but the sky's the limit if you want a little more extravagant.
Check the airport for rental car booths.

Hotel Recommendation

The closest hotels to Northwest Career and Technical Academy:
  • Silverton Casino Lodge 3333 Blue Diamond Road Las Vegas, NV 89139
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Las Vegas I-215 S. Beltway 6220 S. Rainbow Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89118
  • Hilton Garden Inn 7830 S. Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89123
  • South Point Hotel, Casino, and Spa 9777 S. Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89183

Parking Information

Parking is available in both the front and side entrances of the school.
Note: All registrations are final and non-refundable but transferable.
Tickets transferred within 7 days of an event are subject to a transfer fee of up to $75. 
Please contact [email protected] for more information. There are no refunds for no shows.