Idaho City Schools in the News


Going On

Season 47 Episode 4 | 28m 46s

Nicole Foy of the Idaho Press and Seth Ogilvie of Idaho Public Television discuss Ivanka Trump and Tim Cook’s Tuesday visit to the Wilder School District. We head to Idaho City to see how the Basin School District’s focus on pre-k education is affecting outcomes. Kevin Richert of Idaho Education News talks about Idaho’s go-on goals.

Aired: 11/30/18

Rating: TV-G



Leaders in Learning: Math at a different angle
by Abigail Taylor
April 6th, 2018

Students at Idaho City High School are seeing trigonometry from a new angle!
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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.


Photographer: Otto Kitsinger

FabSLAM Showcase highlights STEM projects

BOISE – Teams from 19 western Idaho schools, libraries, and after-school programs showed off their solutions to some transportation-related problems Saturday at the FabSLAM Showcase, held in the Boise State University computer science building in downtown Boise.

The teams competed in a regional 3-D design and fabrication competition conducted by the Idaho STEM Action Center.

“RUGG3D GRLZ,” a team from Basin Elementary in Idaho City, won first place for their project, called H2GO. It’s a beverage holder that can attach to anything. The second-place team also hails from Idaho City. Read Full Article >>