Bishop Gorman High School Review

Bishop Gorman High School was founded in 1954 by the Clerics of St. Viator and moved to a new campus in 2007. With an enrollment of about 1500 students Bishop Gorman is the oldest Catholic High School in Southern Nevada.  

Academics

As a college preparatory school, Bishop Gorman has a 98% college bound rate. The Class of 2021 boasts 31 Scholars and 129 Honors Graduates, two (2) National Merit Scholarship Finalists, and four (4) National Merit Scholarship Commended Students, and received $25 million in scholarship offers. Bishop Gorman operates on a modified block schedule with block days.  Our college preparatory curriculum offers three tracks to meet your academic needs, College Prep, Honors and Scholars. See the Course Guide for more information. 

Athletics

Bishop Gorman is the home of Gaels and has a rich tradition of athletic excellence with over 100 State Championships in our 60+ year history. The Class of 2021 also had 30 seniors receiving athletic scholarships to play at the college level.

Activities

Bishop Gorman offers a wide variety of extra-curricular clubs and activities with over 40% of students participating in a school organization there is something for everyone. Click here for a complete listing.

Fine and Performing Arts

A variety of fine art classes are offered through our curriculum including ceramics, drawing, digital photography, guitar, orchestra, theatre, dance and much more.  The Bishop Gorman thespians have been Theatre State Champions 7 years in a row and have won three national titles.  The Class of 2021 won 5 Gold Key Portfolio awards, 36 Regional Gold Keys in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, and 5 NV Thespian State Champions in Performance. There are many opportunities throughout the year to see our art students showcase their talents.  More information

Location

5959 S. Hualapai Way | Las Vegas, NV 89148
Hualapai and Russell Road in the Summerlin Mesa Community

Campus Features

  • 52 acres
  • 4 college style lecture halls ranging in capacity from 80-140
  • Athletic Training Center
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto and Chapel
  • 2 Gymnasiums
  • 2 lit Synthetic turf fields
  • Complete athletic complex including baseball, softball, soccer fields, track and tennis courts
  • Information media and educational technology center
  • Complete fine and performing arts complex – ceramics classroom with kiln, black and white photo lab, black box, broadcast media studio, theatre and green room
  • 3 Computer labs
  • 3D Printer
  • Marine biology laboratory
  • Learning and testing centers
  • Landscaped courtyards and quadrangle