Idaho Charter Schools

Old tid
222
State Flag
Number of Charter Schools
72
Students in Charter Schools
29,430
Year Legislation Passed
1998

State Resources

Idaho Public Charter School Commission logo
Toolkits 25 Jul, 2018
The purpose of this guide is to help familiarize charter school leaders with the PCSC’s role and provide important information and resources to support their work.
Idaho Public Charter School Commission logo
Toolkits 25 Jul, 2018
This guide is intended to give you tools for successful navigation of the charter petitioning process. It provides some basic information about public charter schools and an… Read More
U.S. Department of Education logo
Reports 26 Jan, 2018
This compilation presents school discipline-related laws and regulations for the state of Idaho, and, where available, links to education agency websites or resources related to… Read More
BLUUM logo
Reports 16 Jan, 2018
As Idaho marks 20 years since the first charter schools opened in the Gem State in 1998 it is worth looking back at how the public charter movement started here. That’s the… Read More
Bluum logo
Toolkits 16 Jan, 2018
Bluum created this Parents’ Guide to empower parents and provide a resource that defines your options and offers ideas for how best to take advantage of these for your child(ren… Read More
BLUUM logo
Reports 01 Jan, 2018
This annual report provides public accountability for the work Bluum is doing, documents the lessons learned, and highlights and shares some of the issues and concerns that it, in… Read More
Idaho Public Charter School Commission logo
Toolkits 01 Jan, 2018
This annual report provides an overview of the Idaho Public Charter School Commission's activities during 2017.

Key Contacts

State Education Agency

Idaho Department of Education Charter Schools
Boise, ID

(208) 332-6963 | email | website

Charter Support Organization(s)

Idaho Charter School Network
Boise, ID

(208) 789-0914 | email | website

Bluum
Boise, ID

(208) 336-8400 | email | website

Opening/Expanding a Charter School (click here)

CSP Grants>

Idaho has an active CSP SE grant. For more information on SE grantees, click here

Charter school developers are not eligible to apply for Grants to Charter School Developers for the Opening of New Charter Schools ("Developer" grants) in states with an active SE grant. For complete eligibility information for Developer grants, see the NIA and clarifying correction.