Finding the best school is an important decision when looking for a new family home, especially if your child is gifted and requires a challenging school. If you are looking for apartments in Coeur D’Alene/Post Falls area, you are in luck. Coeur d’Alene has two renowned middle and high schools for students striving to get ahead:
Coeur D’Alene Charter Academy (grades 6-12)
Don’t let the fact that it’s located in an old pet shop fool you. Newsweek magazine ranked CDA Charter Academy the ninety-seventh best school in the nation. Business Week ranked it as the top school in "Overall Academic Performance" in the state of Idaho. The school has a renowned academic record, scoring nearly 100% in all subjects in the 2009 ISATs (the Idaho standardized test).
Canfield Middle School (grades 6-8)
Educating students from Dalton Gardens, northern Coeur d’Alene, and the Hayden area, this school scored 10 to 30% above the state average in all subjects on the 2009 ISATs. Canfield offers a wonderfully rounded education but also contains unique pilot programs that allow gifted students to move ahead of their grade in certain subjects.