Idaho offers families very limited school choice options. The state does not have private school choice.
Public School Choice:
Idaho has intra-district and inter-district open enrollment options.
Private School Choice:
Idaho does not offer private school choice.
According to the Center for Education Reform, Idaho has a moderately strong charter school law. Charter schools are granted a great deal of independence and the Public Charter School Commission is a semi-independent authorizer of charters. In 2013, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools reported that over 20,000 children were enrolled in the state’s 44 charter schools.
Idaho has a state-led online program, several online charter schools, and limited district-led programs. In 2010-2011, according to Keeping Pace with K-12 Online Learning, Idaho's state-led program had nearly 14,500 course registrations and seven full-time online charter schools enrolling 5,223 students.
<a href="http://www.schooldatadirect.org/app/location/q/stid=13/llid=111/stllid=374/locid=13/stype=/catid=-1/secid=-1/compid=-1/site=pes">Click here for detailed information</a> on Idaho's public school system and see below for school choice contacts and a history of school choice legislation in Arizona.