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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 77 top alternative public schools in Idaho, serving 5,137 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Top Idaho Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Idaho Falls 3-b Detention Center Alternative School
    950 Environmental Way
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208)542-2947

    Grades: 4-12 | 16 students
  • Boise Ada County Juvenile Center Alternative School
    6300 Denton Street
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208)854-4150

    Grades: 5-12 | 21 students
  • American Falls American Falls (alt.) Academy Alternative School
    598 Lincoln
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208)226-5008

    Grades: 7-12 | 23 students
  • Middleton The Atlas School Alternative School
    200 S 4th Avenue W
    Middleton, ID 83644
    (208)585-6657

    Grades: 7-12 | 94 students
  • Driggs Basin Alternative High School Alternative School
    510 North 1st East
    Driggs, ID 83422
    (208)354-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
  • Mountain Home Bennett Mountain High School Alternative School
    550 East Jackson
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208)587-2570

    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
  • Emmett Black Canyon High School Alternative School
    400 South Pine #2
    Emmett, ID 83617
    (208)365-5552

    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
  • Caldwell Canyon Springs Alternative High School Alternative School
    516 N 11th St
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208)455-3325

    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
  • Burley Cassia High School (alternative School) Alternative School
    1010 W 17th Street
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208)878-6630

    Grades: 7-12 | 123 students
  • Coeur D Alene Cda Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    501 Government Way
    Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
    (208)664-3024

    Grades: 4-12 | 17 students
  • Meridian Central Academy (alternative School) Alternative School
    6075 N Locus Grove Rd
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208)855-4325

    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
  • Rexburg Central Alternative High School Alternative School
    379 S 2nd E
    Rexburg, ID 83440
    (208)359-2337

    Grades: 7-12 | 62 students
  • Montpelier Clover Creek High School Alternative Alternative School
    697 Jackson
    Montpelier, ID 83254
    (208)847-2516

    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
  • Wilder Cossa Academy Alternative School
    109 Penny Lane
    Wilder, ID 83676
    (208)482-6074

    Grades: 7-12 | 112 students
  • Meridian Crossroads Middle School Alternative School
    650 N Nola
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208)855-4275

    Grades: 7-8 | 136 students
  • Eagle Eagle Academy Alternative School
    100 South Academy Avenue
    Eagle, ID 83616
    (208)939-5386

    Grades: 9-12 | 142 students
  • Idaho Falls Emerson High School Altern Alternative School
    335 5th Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208)524-7800

    Grades: 7-12 | 104 students
  • Saint Anthony Five-county Detention Center Alternative School
    423 N 2300 E
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208)624-1500

    Grades: 5-12 | 14 students
  • Boise Frank Church High (altern) Alternative School
    8051 W Salt Creek Ct
    Boise, ID 83709
    (208)854-5650

    Grades: 9-12 | 443 students
  • Preston Franklin County (alt) High School Alternative School
    11 S. 100 W.
    Preston, ID 83263
    (208)852-2272

    Grades: 9-12 | 43 students
  • Fruitland Fruitland Preparatory Academy Alternative Alternative School
    401 Iowa Avenue
    Fruitland, ID 83619
    (208)452-3360

    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
  • Mccall Heartland High School (alternative School) Alternative School
    124 Idaho St
    Mccall, ID 83638
    (208)634-3686

    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
  • Shoshone High Desert High School Alternative School
    104 W. D Street
    Shoshone, ID 83352
    (208)886-2381

    Grades: 9-12 | 20 students
  • Wendell Hub City Alternative High School Alternative School
    79 S. Idaho St
    Wendell, ID 83355
    (208)536-5531

    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
  • Boise Idaho Connects Online Alternative School Alternative School
    Charter School
    12639 Explorer Drive Suite 1
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208)287-3668

    Grades: 7-12 | 109 students
  • Meridian Idaho Virtual Academy Alternative High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    1965 S Eagle Rd. Suite 190, Su
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208)322-3559

    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
  • Orofino Idaho Youth Challenge Academy Fall Alternative School
    117 Timberline Dr.
    Orofino, ID 83544
    (208)476-5593

    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
  • Orofino Idaho Youth Challenge Academy Spring Alternative School
    117 Timberline Dr. Pierce
    Orofino, ID 83544
    (208)476-5593

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Blackfoot Independence Alternate High School Alternative School
    155 E Francis St
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208)785-8825

    Grades: 7-12 | 139 students
  • Weiser Indianhead Academy Alternative School
    2235 Paddock Avenue
    Weiser, ID 83672
    (208)414-0616

    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
  • Kuna Initial Point High School Alternative School
    1080 N Ten Mile Rd
    Kuna, ID 83634
    (208)955-0200

    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
  • Menan Jefferson High School (alternative School) Alternative School
    529 N 3470 E
    Menan, ID 83434
    (208)745-4581

    Grades: 7-12 | 66 students
  • Saint Anthony Juvenile Correction-st Anthony Alternative School
    2220 East 600 North
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208)624-3462

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a students
  • Lewiston Juvenile Corrections - Lewiston Alternative School
    140 Southport Ave
    Lewiston, ID 83501
    (208)799-3332

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a students
  • Nampa Juvenile Corrections - Nampa Alternative School
    1650 11th Ave North
    Nampa, ID 83687
    (208)465-8443

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
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