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.

North Idaho Christian School is located in Hayden, Idaho, at Anthem Church founded in 1981, NICS is accredited through ACSI/AdvancEd and serves students in grades one through twelve. There are roughly 200 students enrolled, served by a staff of 34 born-again Christians
who love their Lord and the children they serve. NICS is a non-denominationalschool drawing its students from over 30 local churches.

Our Mission

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.

NICS prepares students for college. Our college-bound students are
scoring well above average on their standardized tests. NICS offers four years of laboratory sciences, (physical science, biology, chemistry, physics), four years of higher mathematics (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus), four years of college prep English, and a variety of social studies, liberal and practical arts classes.

Our Belief

North Idaho Christian School believes in a strong partnership with parents and church, with the primary responsibility of a child’s education resting squarely upon the parents. NICS desires to come along side parents to support and uphold the Christian values that born-again families hold dear. Jesus Christ is preeminent in all that we do here at North Idaho Christian School. The most complete education is one where Jesus Christ is at the center of its program.