Veterans S.T.E.M. Academy

Front Entry of Veterans elemeteray School

Opening Date: 1949
Architect: Russell Mills
Contractor: Walker Boudwin Construction Company
Construction Cost: $378,095
Square Footage: 36,220
Cornerstone Dates: None found
First Principal: Robert Paille
Physical Building Description:
Formed concrete single story construction with interior circulation corridors. Two subsequent additions were single story, cinder block, multiple classroom buildings with short interior hallways and exterior doors to the classrooms.


  • Veterans S.T.E.M. ACADEMY History - School: Veterans Memorial Elementary School (Now Veterans S.T.E.M.) School Name History: This architecturally unique school was built for the children of World War II servicemen who lived in the surrounding neighborhood in houses built for the veterans. The school was dedicated to the former students of the Reno public schools in grateful recognition of their […]