Skyview High School (Nampa, Idaho)

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Skyview High School
Location
1303 East Greenhurst Rd.
Nampa, Idaho
U.S. [1]
Information
Type Public [2]
Established 1996,[1] 21 years ago
School district Nampa S.D. (#131)
Principal Kim Bekkedahl [1]
Faculty 64 [2]
Grades 9–12 [2]
Enrollment 1,250 (2010)
Color(s) Navy, Silver & White[3]
              
Athletics IHSAA Class 4A [3]
Athletics conference Southern Idaho (4A) (SIC)
Mascot Hawk [3]
Rivals Nampa, Columbia
Information (208) 498-0561
Elevation 2,510 ft (770 m) AMSL
Website

Skyview High School is a four-year public secondary school in Nampa, Idaho. Opened in 1996, it is the second of three traditional high schools operated by the Nampa School District #131.

Skyview is on a block schedule, with students taking 4 classes on A day and 4 classes on B day. Upper classmen select from a rich array of choices to help them realize their dreams for “Grade 13” or life beyond high school. Those choices include career-oriented academies, rigorous college-level courses, professional technical programs, general studies, and more. Overall, the school has a 91.27% graduation rate, making Skyview High excel beyond its two counterparts, Columbia and Nampa High. Skyview is highly known for their outstanding athletics.

Athletics[edit]

Skyview competes in athletics in IHSAA Class 4A, the second-highest classification in the state, and is a member of the Southern Idaho Conference (4A) (SIC). Rivals are the other two high schools in the district, Nampa and Columbia, although both moved up to 5A in the summer of 2014.

State titles[edit]

Boys

  • Cross Country (3): fall (4A) 2005, 2009, 2010 [4]
  • Soccer (2): fall (4A) 2003,[5] 2014 (introduced in 2000)
  • Basketball (3): (4A) 2005, 2006, 2009 (undefeated) [6]
  • Wrestling (1): (4A) 2005 [7]

Girls

  • Volleyball (1): fall (4A) 2016
  • Basketball (1): (4A) 2014 [8]
  • Softball (1): (4A) 2012 [9]
  • Golf (1): (4A) 2002 [10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Skyview High School". Nampa School District. Retrieved 2009-04-29. 
  2. ^ a b c "Skyview High School". Public School Review. Retrieved 2009-04-29. 
  3. ^ a b c "Idaho High School Activities Association" (PDF). IHSAA. Retrieved 2009-04-29. 
  4. ^ idhsaa.org Cross Country champions through 2011
  5. ^ idhsaa.org Soccer champions - through 2011
  6. ^ [1] - Basketball champions - through 2016
  7. ^ idhsaa.org - Wrestling champions - through 2012
  8. ^ [2] - Girls Basketball champions - through 2016
  9. ^ idhsaa.org - Softball champions - through 2012
  10. ^ idhsaa.org - Golf champions - through 2012

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 43°32′42″N 116°33′22″W / 43.545°N 116.556°W / 43.545; -116.556