Educating Today’s Children for Tomorrow’s World!

Basin school District will be closed for the holidays beginning Friday Dec. 22 until Monday Jan. 8th 2018

Welcome to Basin School District – Home of the Wildcats! Here you will find all the latest news and information on events happening at our schools.

Our schools include Idaho City High School, Idaho City Middle School, and Basin Elementary. We teach nearly 400 children in our district and employ 29 certified staff members and 26 classified personnel.

Our goal is to prepare students to become great citizens and productive members of a global community. We love our students and go the extra mile to help them attain academic, athletic and personal success. Thanks for visiting our site!


When An Opportunity Presents Itself – Take It
By: Glenn K. Bennett, PLS
Special Thanks to Idaho Society of Professional Land Surveyors (ISPLS) and Idaho
Center for Outdoor Education (ICOE)

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By: Glenn K. Bennett, PLS.
Civil Survey Consultants, Inc.


Idaho City students tackle distances and angles

IDAHO CITY — Nestled between ponderosa pine trees sits a remote football field in the Boise National Forest. It’s 43 degrees on a Thursday afternoon and 13 Idaho City High School students are scattered across the field measuring the solid white lines throughout the grass.
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Boise County Community Justice
Idaho City School Resource Officer
Employment Opportunities
Certified Employment Application (PDF)
School Wellness Policy (PDF)
Continuous Improvement Plan

District Important Dates

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  • September 1st – Home Volleyball and Football with
  • September 13th – School Picture Day
  • September 14th – Back to School Night
  • September 15th – No School, Teacher Inservice



  • 7-12 registration for returning students is Thursday 8/10/17 8:30am-1:00pm and 1:30pm-7:00pm.
  • New students 7-12 can register any weekday beginning Friday 8/11 from 8:30pm -3:00pm
  • Elementary students returning to the district do not need to register.
  • New elementary students can register any weekday beginning Tuesday 8/8 8:00am – 3:30

Wildcats Athletics 2017

  • HS / MS Basketball
  • HS Football