Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Resources

Every student deserves access to a great education, delivered by a highly-qualified Boise School District teacher, regardless of whether the teaching and learning occur in a traditional classroom or online. 

Beginning the week of October 19, 2020, the Boise School District will implement Phase 3 of our Fall Reopening Plan (hybrid learning model), in response to new guidance from Central District Health for school operations in Category 3 (RED).  Learn more...

Boise School District Administration
(208) 854-4000

Healthcare Professionals & Pandemic Operations Virtual Panel

On September 16th, Boise School District hosted a panel featuring representatives from local healthcare providers and District Administrators to discuss the District's Pandemic Operations plan. Questions for the panel were submitted by staff. The panel discussion was recorded and can be viewed online.

Healthcare Panelists:
Gina Pannell, Program Manager and COVID School Liaison, Central District Health
Dr. Mark Nassir, MD, President, St. Alphonsus Medical Group
Tamara Fredrickson, NP, Health Services Supervisor, Boise School District 

Boise School District Administration Panelists:
Coby Dennis, Superintendent, Boise School District
Lisa Roberts, Deputy Superintendent, Boise School District
Becca Anderson, Area Director, Borah High Quadrant
Debbie Donovan, Area Director, Boise High Quadrant
Nick Smith, Director, Human Resources
Dr. Teri Thaemert, Area Director, Capital High Quadrant
Brian Walker, Area Director, Timberline High Quadrant

2020 Fall Reopening FAQ 

Community Child Care Options for Fall

District & School Fall 2020 Pandemic Operation Plans

District COVID-19 Positive & Probable Case Data


Growing Number of Students & Families Seeking Assistance - May 26, 2020
Boise School Board Approves Fall 2020 Reopening Plan - June 18, 2020
A Look Inside the Classroom: Back-to-School Fall Operation Plan (video) - July 7, 2020
Boise Online School website (information & video) - July 7, 2020
Fall Reopening FAQ - July 13, 2020
Boise School District Approves Virtual Start to School Year - August 5, 2020
Memo to Parents & Guardians of Boise Online School - August 5, 2020
Memo to Parents & Guardians of Boise Online School - August 11, 2020
Memo to Parents & Guardians Re: Transportation - August 11, 2020
Memo to Parents & Guardians Re: Free and Reduced Meals Applications Being Accepted - August 13, 2020
Parent/Student Online Learning Tools
Boise School Board Approves Conditional Return To In-Person Learning - August 25, 2020 
District Releases Draft Plan for Phased Return - September 4, 2020
Central District health Decision Paves Way for Phased Return to In-Person Learning - September 8, 2020
District Releases Plan for Phased Return to In-Person Learning - September 10, 2020
Return to In-Person Learning Update - September 17, 2020
Return to In-Person Learning Update - October 1, 2020
District Responds to New Guidance from Central District Health for School Operations in Category 3 (RED) - October 9, 2020



World Health Organization 
U.S. Centers for Disease Control
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare 
Idaho State Board of Education

Central District Health - Central District Health Information Call Center 208-321-2222 Weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.