The Caldwell School District announced the scheduling change on its Facebook page Friday afternoon. Some parents and patrons lamented the last-minute notice.
Citing student health concerns, some schools are closing their doors or planning to keep their kids indoors.
The first year of Idaho’s $11.25 million literacy initiative paid dividends — particularly at the kindergarten level. Here’s a look at a decade’s worth of numbers.
On Monday, state Rep. Luke Malek moved one step closer to a run for an open congressional seat. Malek, R-Coeur d’Alene, is in his third term in the Legislature.
Americans are nearly evenly split on charter schools, according to a national survey released Tuesday. President Trump has made school choice the linchpin of his education platform.
The settlement, announced in March, is designed to close the books on the costly and convoluted Idaho Education Network contract debacle.
The Legislature’s school funding formula committee has a short, open-ended agenda Monday. The final item is telling: “committee discussion on options for moving forward.”
Idaho State University President Arthur Vailas will retire in June, ending a 12-year tenure long on controversy. The State Board of Education hopes to choose a successor by spring.
In 2018-19, the Boise School District wants to move up the first day of school by one week. A group — headed by the owners of a local water park — opposes the move.
The task force wants 60 percent of high school students to meet the SAT’s college- and career-readiness benchmarks in 2022-23. Only 32 percent of juniors hit this target in April.