For now, Pocatello students can choose which high school they attend. A citizens’ committee has recommended rescinding this policy, according to the Idaho State Journal.
Supporters and opponents of last week’s Idaho Falls school bond issue aren’t saying much about how they funded their campaigns, the Post Register reported. And that’s how the law works.
State Rep. Christy Perry of Nampa becomes the sixth Republican and second sitting legislator to enter the open race in the 1st Congressional District.
In this month’s elections, 86 percent of school board candidates in the nation’s largest school districts faced opposition. In November 2016, 74 percent of trustee candidates were opposed.
A scoop? Or fake news? One viral news story suggests the controversial education secretary is on her way out of the Trump cabinet. Other journalists dismiss the story as flimsy.
The Nampa district had an agreement to work with a nonprofit group on housing for homeless students, but rescinded the deal in June, the Idaho Press-Tribune reported.
Some 80 high schools will host events this week geared to help and encourage seniors to apply to college. More than 8,700 students took part in College Application Week events last year.
A.J. Balukoff, a longtime Boise school trustee, took a step closer to the gubernatorial campaign Thursday. Balukoff was the Democrats’ nominee in 2014, losing to GOP incumbent Butch Otter.
University of Idaho President Check Staben had been one of five finalists for the opening at the University of New Mexico. He had interviewed on the campus in October.
The news comes a week after 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney endorsed Boise developer and physician Tommy Ahlquist.