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The latest statewide results for the Idaho Standards Achievement Test show students’ scores in English language arts are back at pre-pandemic levels, while results in mathematics are close to 2019’s scores—and substantially higher than last year’s results, according to the Idaho Department o…

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Aaron Bronson has been hired as the new executive director at The Space Idaho, a nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the equity gap in education and creating opportunities for high-quality academic support and college counseling for students in grades six through 12.

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The Blaine County School District board of trustees unanimously approved on Tuesday three ground-lease and development agreements in collaboration with the ARCH Community Housing Trust to build affordable workforce housing for district teachers and staff.

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The University of Idaho’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is set to receive up to $55 million—the largest award in the university’s history—to help Idaho farmers and ranchers combat climate change through agricultural practices.

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With public school employees facing a severe shortage of workforce housing, the Blaine County School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution to partner with the ARCH Community Housing Trust to construct housing for school staff in Hailey.

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The Blaine County School Board of Trustees amended its annual budget for 2022-2023 in a special session on Friday to include $5 million from its new, voter-approved plant facilities levy.

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The College of Southern Idaho is currently offering English as a Second Language (ESL) classes Mondays and Wednesdays at the Hailey Town Center West, free of charge. Though classes began Aug. 29, the program is still open.

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The Blaine County School District will ask voters Tuesday to approve a levy of up to $5 million per year for five years to cover the costs of maintaining and renovating district-owned buildings. Citing a pressing need to address district facilities, the school board unanimously agreed to put…

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The Blaine County School District will ask voters Tuesday to approve a levy of up to $5 million per year for five years to cover the costs of maintaining and renovating district-owned buildings. Citing a pressing need to address district facilities, the school board unanimously agreed to put…

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Schools can end quarantines and regular screening tests for COVID, but students and staff should keep masks on in areas with high levels of COVID spread, according to guidelines released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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The Blaine County School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new contract with the Hailey Police Department during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, Aug. 9. The contract is set to provide Service Resource Officers (SROs) from the city of Hailey to patrol school grounds durin…

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The percentage of Idaho students who met SAT testing benchmarks this spring held steady from last year’s scores in math and in writing, while the share of students who met both benchmarks dropped slightly, according to Superintendent of Public instruction Sherri Ybarra.