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A PreK-9th Grade school in downtown Boise, Idaho. 

When should I apply?

Prospective parents should complete the application process as soon as possible for the 2018-19 school year, starting as early as October of 2017. Families should complete the student application process by February 28, 2018. For families interested in applying for admission for 2017-18, parents can contact our Director of Admissions, Katy Young, right away (208.331.9260 or  

What does Foothills look for in a student and family? 

Foothills looks for students who are "mission appropriate," meaning that they get along well with others, are responsible and respectful, are motivated to do their best, and can thrive in a collaborative, Project Based Learning environment. Additionally, Foothills seeks to admit students whose educational and social and emotional needs can be met by the school, and for prospective parents who are willing to partner with the school to support their child's educational experience.