St. Nicholas Catholic School has a long, rich tradition of promoting academic excellence, encouraging spiritual and character growth, and fostering a sense of community and service to others. Established in 1958, the school welcomes students of all faiths. Students are expected to conduct themselves in a Christian manner at all times, respecting themselves, classmates, and staff.

As a fully accredited, private school, St. Nicholas Catholic School offers instruction in pre-school through sixth grade. With a smaller student body, the staff is able to provide personalized instruction celebrating the talents and gifts of each child.

The following classes are offered at St. Nicholas Catholic School:

  • Two day preschool 8:00-11:00 - Tues/Thurs- open to ages 3 & 4.
  • Three day preschool-8:00-11:00- Mon/Weds/Fri- open to ages 3 & 4.
  • Five day preschool-8:00-11:00- Monday-Friday- open to 4 year olds.
  • Aftercare is available from 11:00-5:30 each day

Kindergarten- 8:00-3:10

1st-6th grades-8:00-3:10

We appreciate your interest in St. Nicholas Catholic School. If you would like a tour of the school or to meet with the staff, please call us 208-436-6320.

Tuition and Fees

For current costs please review our Tuition Schedule- 

There are two tuition rates for Kindergarten through Sixth Graders: Registered and Active Catholic Parishioner OR General Tuition.

To qualify for the Registered and Active Catholic Parishioner rate a family must be registered at St. Nicholas Parish in Rupert or St. Therese Little Flower Parish in Burley. All families registering for school under this tuition category will be verified with the Parish offices.

Ready to Enroll?

If you are ready to become a student, you will need to complete the following forms:

  • Student Information Form
  • Registration Form
  • After School Info Form
  • Free and Reduced Lunch Form (optional)

All of these documents are available in the document section located at the right side of this page.

When you come to submit your registration materials, you will need to bring your child's:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Current Immunization Records 
  • Baptismal Certificate (if child was baptized in the Catholic Church)

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