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

When should I apply?

Please contact Admissions Director Katy Young right away at or 208.484.8639 if you want to apply for your child for the 2020-21 school year. 

What does Foothills look for in a student and family? 

Foothills School 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 challenging, 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 able to positively partner with the school to support their child's educational experience.