Challenger School - Meridian

Celebrating over 50 years of learning and fun, Challenger School is an independent private school that focuses on academic excellence, individual achievement, strong logic and thinking skills, and self-reliance.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1963
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 13%

Academics and Faculty

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Our curriculum focuses on the foundations of knowledge: language arts, math, and logic. Early mastery of these basics prepares students for advanced studies and learning at an accelerated pace.
  • Breathtaking Results Our uniquely structured classes yield astonishing results in young students. Challenger students achieve scores on average in the 90th percentile on the national Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). This means that our average student outperforms nine out of ten students who take that test. Challenger School offers preschool through eighth grade programs that prepare children to live happily and successfully for their whole lives.

Profile last updated:

Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meridian
    The Ambrose School
    The Ambrose School Photo
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 540 students
    2.2 miles
    6100 N. Locust Grove Rd.
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208) 323-3888
    2.2 K-12
    540
  • Meridian
    Grades: NS-12 | 747 students
    3.6 miles
    200 E Carlton Ave
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208) 947-1212
    3.6 NS-12
    747
  • Boise
    Boise Valley Adventist School
    Boise Valley Adventist School Photo - Tree Lighting program - 2012
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 62 students
    5.4 miles
    925 N Cloverdale Road
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 376-7141
    5.4 PK-8
    62
  • Boise
    Challenger School - Boise
    Challenger School - Boise Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-1
    8 miles
    5551 W. Bloom Street
    Boise, ID 83703
    (208) 338-9500
    8 NS-1
    n/a
  • Boise
    Foothills School of Arts & Sciences
    Foothills School of Arts & Sciences Photo - 9th graders at Foothills enjoy hands-on science in a supportive environment, where they find learning about their DNA really fun.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-9 | 173 students
    11 miles
    601 South 9th Street
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 331-9260
    11 PK-9
    173

School Reviews

Endorse Challenger School - Meridian. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
A search for a teaching job in the midst of a severe recession takes much longer than it does in good economic times. Here's how to handle this situation.
Marketing yourself in tough times requires attention to details. Here are some tips to help you achieve success.
You cannot rank private schools. We explain why.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please briefly describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Idaho is $9,991 for elementary schools and $6,877 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Idaho is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).