Report: Boise High, Timberline Among Best in Idaho


The latest ranking by U.S. News and World report put a north Idaho charter academy at the head of the Idaho class, with schools in Boise, Caldwell and Eagle high on the list.

Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy was ranked as the best high school in Idaho by the magazine, with Boise High School ranking second, Timberline High ranking third and Eagle High, Borah High and Thomas Jefferson Charter School coming in fourth, fifth and sixth.

U.S. News and World Report ranks schools based on student/teacher ratios, preparing students for college, and math and English proficiencies.

Ten more Treasure Valley schools were also recognized, but not ranked numerically:

-in Homedale: Homedale High School
-in Meridian: Meridian Medical Arts Charter School, Meridian Technical Charter School, Renaissance High School
-in Nampa: Idaho Arts Charter School, Liberty Charter School, Victory Charter School
-in Parma: Parma High School
-in Wilder: Wilder High School