St. Marks Continuation School

The curriculum at St. Mark's School is based upon the learning needs of its students and the academic standards as outlined for students by the state of Idaho.
The emphasis is on providing quality programs that seek continuous improvement for each student.
This is done within the context of the religious instruction and atmosphere that forms the foundation upon which all instruction takes place.
The academic curriculum at these levels provides each learner with an increasing degree of competency and independence on the part of each student.
Although continued emphasis on reading with appropriate speed and accuracy are present, reading for meaning and the acquisition of information are important objectives.
The ability to use various literary devices and interpretation of literature are emphasized.
Students experience a number of types of reading material. The development of writing, grammar, and presentation skills to provide students effective communication abilities is regularly practice.
Mathematics skills that encourage excellent computational skills and the solving of problems in a creative matter are emphasized.
The ability to think and communicate mathematically is also an important part of the curriculum.
The development of effective study skills, note taking and test taking strategies for utilization at the junior high and high school level are also taught.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked ID School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

St. Marks Continuation School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
300 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade
St. Marks Continuation School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is St. Marks Continuation School's ranking?
St. Marks Continuation School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Idaho for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Marks Continuation School?
The application deadline for St. Marks Continuation School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. Marks Continuation School located?
St. Marks Continuation School is located in the West Boise neighborhood of Boise, ID. There are 6 other private schools located in West Boise.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked ID School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Ada County, ID is $8,713 for elementary schools and $10,322 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Ada County, ID is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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