North Idaho Christian School

  • North Idaho Christian School exists to challenge and inspire individuals to impact the world by growing in Christ-like character through academic excellence rooted in Biblical truth.
  • For over 30 years NICS disciples students in grades one through twelve.
  • There are 200 students enrolled, served by a staff of over 30 born-again Christians who love their Lord and the children they serve.
  • NICS is a non-denominational school drawing its students from over 30 local churches.
  • Our primary mission is to train up Christian leaders, young people of integrity, who will serve God and man in whatever setting God places them as young adults.
  • NICS offers its students daily Bible class, weekly chapels, spiritual retreats, and ministry-oriented community service.
  • Our Christian teachers and staff members are the students "living curriculum", setting a Christ-like example for the students with humility and dependency on the Lord for daily success in life.
  • North Idaho Christian School partners with parents to create a Biblically-centered learning environment. We endeavor to inspire and empower students by providing challenging academic instruction, critical thinking, and lifelong learning skills, with opportunities for servant leadership--all within the context of Biblical truth.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/Language-based/Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students213 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 13%
Students by Grade North Idaho Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size23 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
Advanced CoursesDual Enrollment, IDLA
Average SAT score1210
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Tan or navy chino style pants, polos; girls may also wear skirts or dresses)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesFamilies pay between $2057 and $5114 for a full year of tuition.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPaulette O'Neal

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Coding Club, Lego League

Arts and Music Programs:
Music

School Notes

  • North Idaho Christian School offers a fully accredited, Christ-centered curriculum (grades 1-12) within a small class size environment.  Our loving faculty and staff partner with families to empower disciples of Jesus Christ. 

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