Top 10 Best Idaho Alternative Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 69 alternative public schools serving 6,450 students in Idaho.
The top ranked alternative public schools in Idaho are Franklin County High School, Fruitland Preparatory Academy and Heartland High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Idaho alternative public schools have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Idaho Alternative Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Franklin County High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11 S 100 W
Preston, ID 83263
(208) 852-2272
Grades: 9-12
| 33 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Fruitland Preparatory Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 Iowa Avenue
Fruitland, ID 83619
(208) 452-3360
Grades: 6-12
| 28 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Heartland High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
124 Idaho Street
Mccall, ID 83638
(208) 634-3686
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Middleton Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5 South Viking Avenue
Middleton, ID 83644
(208) 585-6657
Grades: 7-12
| 134 students
Rank: #1 - 51. - 5.
Silver Creek High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1060 Fox Acres Road
Hailey, ID 83333
(208) 578-5060
Grades: 9-12
| 39 students
Rank: #66.
Central High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
379 South 2nd East
Rexburg, ID 83440
(208) 359-2337
Grades: 6-12
| 232 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Central Academy High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6075 North Locus Grove Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4325
Grades: 9-12
| 157 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Union High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
506 Fletcher Drive
Nampa, ID 83686
(208) 498-0559
Grades: 8-12
| 143 students
Rank: #99.
Pathways Middle School
Alternative School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1870 East Heritage Park Lane
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4040
Grades: 6-8
| 132 students
Rank: #1010.
Richard Mckenna Charter School - Online Alternative
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1993 East 8th North Suite 105
Mountain Home, ID 83647
(208) 580-2449
Grades: 9-12
| 152 students
Rank: #1111.
Kootenai Bridge Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
637 North Park Drive
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
(208) 930-4515
Grades: 9-12
| 350 students
Rank: #1212.
Crossroads Middle School
Alternative School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
650 North Nola
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4275
Grades: 6-8
| 122 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Isucceed Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6148 North Discovery Way Suite
Boise, ID 83713
(208) 375-3116
Grades: 9-12
| 293 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Lake Pend Oreille High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1005 North Boyer Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-6121
Grades: 9-12
| 89 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Mountainview Alternative High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7802 West Main Street
Rathdrum, ID 83858
(208) 687-0025
Grades: 7-12
| 141 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Tammany High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1982 Tammany Creek Road
Lewiston, ID 83501
(208) 748-3270
Grades: 9-12
| 78 students
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Vallivue Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6123 Timber Drive
Caldwell, ID 83607
(208) 455-1917
Grades: 9-12
| 100 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Insight School Of Idaho
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1965 South Eagle Road Suite 19
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 322-3559
Grades: 6-12
| 380 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Meridian Academy
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2311 East Lanark Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4315
Grades: 9-12
| 185 students
Rank: #2020.
Idaho Youth Challenge Academy Spring
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
117 Timberline Drive
Orofino, ID 83544
(208) 476-7293
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
Black Canyon Jr/sr High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 South Pine Street Suite #2
Emmett, ID 83617
(208) 365-5552
Grades: 7-12
| 96 students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
Independence Alternative High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
155 East Francis Street
Blackfoot, ID 83221
(208) 785-8825
Grades: 7-12
| 157 students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
Initial Point High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1080 North Ten Mile Road
Kuna, ID 83634
(208) 955-0200
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
Jefferson High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
529 N 3470 E
Menan, ID 83434
(208) 745-4581
Grades: 9-12
| 68 students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
Kinport Middle School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
655 West Alameda
Pocatello, ID 83201
(208) 237-2233
Grades: 6-8
| 9 students
Rank: #21 - 2621. - 26.
The Patriot Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
330 West Main Street
Emmett, ID 83617
(208) 365-3642
Grades: 6-12
| 29 students
Rank: #2727.
Lincoln High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3175 East Lincoln Road
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
(208) 525-4447
Grades: 7-12
| 119 students
Rank: #28 - 3228. - 32.
Bennett Mountain High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
560 East Jackson
Mountain Home, ID 83647
(208) 587-3837
Grades: 7-12
| 97 students
Rank: #28 - 3228. - 32.
Eagle Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 South Academy Avenue
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 939-5386
Grades: 9-12
| 162 students
Rank: #28 - 3228. - 32.
Magic Valley High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
512 Main Avenue North
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(208) 733-8823
Grades: 9-12
| 158 students
Rank: #28 - 3228. - 32.
New Vision High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
205 West Mullan
Post Falls, ID 83877
(208) 773-3541
Grades: 9-12
| 126 students
Rank: #28 - 3228. - 32.
Rebound School Of Opportunity
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 East Watertower Street S1
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-5233
Grades: 6-12
| 127 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Cossa Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
109 Penny Lane
Wilder, ID 83676
(208) 482-7904
Grades: 7-12
| 130 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Emerson High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
335 5th Street
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
(208) 524-7800
Grades: 9-12
| 157 students
Rank: #33 - 3533. - 35.
Venture High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1619 North 9th
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
(208) 667-7460
Grades: 9-12
| 141 students
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