Nampa School District is a district of choice, with areas of focus that meet the interests and needs of all children. Middle school students can choose from four traditional schools, and now have even more options as other schools have expanded to include grades 6-8 and provide smaller middle school environments.
Apply for open enrollment at Nampa.School/OpenEnroll.
Traditional Middle Schools
East Valley – Area of Focus: Diverse Student Choice
Lone Star – Area of Focus: STEAM
South – Area of Focus: Project-Based Learning
West – Area of Focus: STEM and Blended Learning
NEW Middle School Options
The Ridge – Grades K-6 include Expeditionary Learning, and grades 8-12 include Summit Learning. Look for grade 7 in Fall 2022. Learn more at https://www.nsd131.org/apps/pages/TheRidge
NOVA – Core curriculum in a virtual environment, with select elective courses, serving grades K-12. Submit an open enrollment application at Nampa.School/OpenEnroll.
New Horizons Dual Language – A K-8 program offered in both English and Spanish. A kindergarten lottery is held each spring – newhorizons.nsd131.org.
Union – Hands-on, individualized Big Picture learning for grades 6-12. Apply at www.unionbigpicture.org.