Head of School

The Meadows School campus with green trees and paved sidewalks in Las Vegas, Nevada

Dr. Jay Berckley

Dr. Jay Berckley proudly leads The Meadows School, an esteemed independent institution and a beacon of academic achievement in the heart of Summerlin, Las Vegas. As an experienced educator with an Executive Ed.D. in K-12 Professional Leadership, Dr. Berckley is devoted to fostering a culture of scholarship, character, community, inclusion, and discovery.

Embracing the school's mission, Dr. Berckley encourages students to passionately pursue higher learning, serve their communities, and become global citizens. With a background in insight research, cognitive neuroscience, and developmental psychology, he instills a love of learning that goes beyond the classroom. His dedication to excellence is mirrored in The Meadows School's commitment to academic rigor and independent thinking.

In a collaborative partnership with families, Dr. Berckley envisions a dynamic educational ecosystem that cultivates the full potential of each student. His presence resonates as a guiding force, inviting students to explore and thrive in an environment that champions both intellectual growth and personal development.

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Dr. Jay Berckley
Cultivating Community, Elevating Excellence