Top 10 Best Meridian Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 44 public schools serving 29,942 students in Meridian, ID (there are 6 private schools, serving 2,201 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Meridian, ID are educated in public schools (compared to the ID state average of 94%). Meridian has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
The top ranked public schools in Meridian, ID are Renaissance High School, Discovery Elementary School and Meridian Technical Charter High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Meridian, ID public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Idaho public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Meridian have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Idaho public schools.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Meridian, ID Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Renaissance High School
Magnet School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1307 East Central Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4380
Grades: 9-12
| 682 students
Rank: #22.
Discovery Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2100 East Leigh Field Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4090
Grades: PK-5
| 491 students
Rank: #33.
Meridian Technical Charter High School
Vocational School
Charter School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3800 North Locust Grove Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 288-2928
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students
Rank: #44.
Compass Public Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4667 West Aviator Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 888-5847
Grades: K-12
| 1,224 students
Rank: #55.
Paramount Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
550 West Producer Drive
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4120
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
Rank: #66.
Gem Prep: Online School
Charter School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2750 East Gala Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 672-1155
Grades: PK-12
| 312 students
Rank: #77.
Heritage Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4990 North Meridian Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4130
Grades: 6-8
| 1,041 students
Rank: #88.
Barbara Morgan Stem Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1825 Chateau Drive
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4430
Grades: K-5
| 412 students
Rank: #99.
Pleasant View Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4600 West Gondola Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 332-6800
Grades: PK-5
| 556 students
Rank: #1010.
Siena Elementary School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2870 East Rome Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4370
Grades: PK-5
| 656 students
Rank: #1111.
Hunter Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2051 West Mcmillan Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4285
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #1212.
Meridian Medical Arts Charter
Vocational School
Charter School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1789 East Heritage Park Lane
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4075
Grades: 9-12
| 192 students
Rank: #1313.
Chief Joseph School Of The Arts
Magnet School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1100 East Chateau
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 496 students
Rank: #1414.
Hillsdale Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5225 South Howry Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4432
Grades: PK-5
| 640 students
Rank: #1515.
Victory Middle School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
920 West Kodiak Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4443
Grades: 6-8
| 982 students
Rank: #1616.
Sawtooth Middle School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3730 North Linder Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4200
Grades: 6-8
| 923 students
Rank: #1717.
Willow Creek Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6195 North Long Lake Way
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4410
Grades: PK-5
| 567 students
Rank: #1818.
Chaparral Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1155 North Deer Creek Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4180
Grades: PK-5
| 535 students
Rank: #1919.
Silver Trail Elementary School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2950 West Mason Creek Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 472-9731
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Rank: #2020.
Rocky Mountain High School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5450 North Linder Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4340
Grades: 9-12
| 1,978 students
Rank: #2121.
Mary Mcpherson Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1050 East Amity Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 445 students
Rank: #2222.
Prospect Elementary School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4300 North Red Horse Way
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 543 students
Rank: #2323.
Mountain View High School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 South Millennium Way
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4050
Grades: 9-12
| 2,368 students
Rank: #2424.
Virtual School House
(Math: 48% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1303 East Central Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-5079
Grades: PK-12
| 982 students
Rank: #2525.
Doral Of Idaho
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2511 West Cherry Lane
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 332-6800
Grades: K-6
| 207 students
Rank: #2626.
Lewis & Clark Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4141 East Pine Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4270
Grades: 6-8
| 885 students
Rank: #2727.
River Valley Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2900 East River Valley Street
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 884-1741
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Rank: #2828.
Ponderosa Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2950 North Naomi
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4040
Grades: PK-5
| 459 students
Rank: #2929.
Peregrine Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1860 Waltman Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 888-1384
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #3030.
Meridian Middle School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1507 West 8th Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4225
Grades: 6-8
| 1,092 students
Rank: #3131.
Rebound School Of Opportunity
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 East Watertower Street S1
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-5233
Grades: 6-12
| 132 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Idaho Virtual Academy
Charter School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1965 South Eagle Road Suite 19
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 322-3559
Grades: K-12
| 3,395 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Meridian Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1035 Northwest 1st Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4335
Grades: PK-5
| 444 students
Rank: #3434.
Idaho Technical Career Academy
Charter School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1965 South Eagle Road Suite 15
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 917-2420
Grades: 9-12
| 188 students
Rank: #3535.
Meridian High School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 West Pine Street
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4160
Grades: 9-12
| 1,754 students
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Meridian, Idaho Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1422 S. Tech Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 888-5847
Grades: 7-12
| 361 students
6075 N Locust Grove Rd
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 887-4759
Grades: 9-12
| 129 students
6075 North Locust Grove Rd
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 939-1404
Grades: 9-12
| 89 students
6075 N Locust Grove Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 887-4759
Grades: 9-12
| 148 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Meridian, ID?
How many public schools are located in Meridian, ID?
44 public schools are located in Meridian, ID.
What percentage of students in Meridian, ID go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Meridian, ID are educated in public schools (compared to the ID state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in Meridian, ID?
Meridian, ID public schools minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public schools average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

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