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If you're looking for good schools, you'll find them in the Boise Valley.  You'll find exceptional opportunities for students of all ages, with nearly a dozen colleges and universities in the area, plus one K-12 school district ranked as one of the most successful and high-achieving school districts in the country (according to an Expansion Magazine study).  Moreover, in 2011 the Boise School District was one of fewer than 400 school districts in the nation honored by the College Board with a place on the 2nd Annual AP® Honor Roll.

Did you know:
You can hear over 90 languages being spoken in the Boise School District and take courses through the local universities and Boise Community Adult Education programs to learn over two dozen different languages.

All four of Boise School District's traditional high schools appear in Washington Post's (formerly Newsweek's) annual listing of America's best high schools for effectively preparing students for college. Boise, Borah, Capital and Timberline High Schools list amount the top 7 percent of all public high schools in the U.S.

For more detailed information on education in the Boise Valley, visit the following:

Public colleges and universities:
http://www.boardofed.idaho.gov/public_col_univ/state_college-university_nonflash.asp

Private colleges and universities:
http://www.boardofed.idaho.gov/priv_col_univ/reg_col_univ.asp

Public schools K-12:
http://www.idaho.gov/education/k12.html

Private schools K-12:
http://www.privateschoolreview.com/state_private_schools/stateid/ID

Boise State University

Did You Know? Boise State University spent $35 million on research in 2010-2011.  With 643 faculty members, nearly 20,000 students, and a choice of nearly 200 degrees and certificate programs, Boise State is more than just the Bronco Nation.  Download the Facts and Figures to learn more about the quality education and community  available or click here to visit their "Beyond the Blue" webpage.

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Clark Krause
Executive Director
Mobile: 208-863-9675
Phone: 208-472-5230
ckrause@bvep.org
Jana Jones
Director, Economic Development Services
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Phone: 208-472-5246
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Lisa Bloomquist
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Phone: 208-472-5229
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