Category Archives: Elementary

Be Outside, Idaho Grant for Bike Fleet

Be Outside, Idaho awarded Anser’s Adventure program a grant to help build our bicycle fleet. The 19 bikes were purchased using the Anser Beyond 20 campaign from last year’s auction. BOI grant funds then supported the program through an annual membership to Boise Bicycle Project who helped students assemble the new bikes. With the remaining […]

Anser Charter School Awarded $800,000 for Expansion

$800,000 FEDERAL GRANT AWARDED TO ANSER CHARTER SCHOOL Garden City, ID – (April 14, 2020)  Anser Charter School was one of two public charter schools chosen to receive part of $1.6 million in grant funding from the Federal Charter School Program. A panel of third-party reviewers evaluated applications and awarded a grant of $800,000 to […]

School Closure Information

In response to prevention efforts of Covid-19 in Idaho, Anser Charter School is closed Monday March 16 through Friday, March 27th. Anser families, please see your email for further details. School Closure for Prevention of Covid19

Anser receives an All Day Kindergarten Grant

Anser is one of the 17 schools that will receive funding from the JA and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation for a three year pilot program to assess the impact of full day kindergarten on academic outcomes. We are in the preliminary stages of planning this opportunity  in the play based, developmental approach that is true […]

Grades 4/5 Paddle Board Adventure

Grades 4/5 challenged themselves on a paddle boarding adventure. On the water they learn about risk, teamwork, and the natural world. Adventure breathes life into our learning, and reminds us that “There is more in us than we know. If we can be made to see it, perhaps, for the rest of our lives, we […]

Lottery Open House for 2019-2020 Lottery

Join us on Thursday February 7th, 2019 at 6:00pm to learn more about our school. Anser students, teachers and staff will present information for prospective families. This event is geared toward adults, however students in 5th grade and up may find it interesting. Feel free to bring younger children if you would like to.

A look at Service Learning at Anser- 4th-5th Grade Traffic Boxes

At Anser Service Learning is embedded into the learning at every grade level. It starts in Kindergarten where students learn about birds and support bird conservation efforts. It continues through every grade level as part of the student’s Expedition, and also through our CBC and Electives program. Here is a quick look at how Anser’s […]

Halloween Ball

Don’t forget the Halloween Ball on Saturday October 29th! Come in your (non-violent, or gory) costume to share some great fun with your fellow Anser families!  Bring Box Tops and you will be entered int an drawing too! Don’t miss this great Anser event.