Xavier Charter School

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Xavier Charter School
1218 N College W Rd
Twin Falls, Idaho 83301
United States
Coordinates 42°35′05″N 114°27′40″W / 42.584778°N 114.461120°W / 42.584778; -114.461120Coordinates: 42°35′05″N 114°27′40″W / 42.584778°N 114.461120°W / 42.584778; -114.461120
Established 2007
Oversight Idaho Public Charter School Commission
Chairperson Debbi Burr
Principal Gary Moon [1]
Grades K–12
Enrollment Approximately 640
Average class size 33
Hours in school day K 8:10 am to 11:40 am
Mondays: 1st–6th 8:00 am to 1:55 pm 7th–12th 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tuesday-Friday: 1st–6th 8:00 am to 2:55 pm
7th–12th 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
School colour(s) Crimson, Gold, Black
Mascot Phoenix

Xavier Charter School is a public charter school in Twin Falls, Idaho.


Xavier Charter School opened in 2007 offering kindergarten through eighth grade classes.[2] A ninth grade class was added for the 2008-09 school year, and an eleventh grade was added for the 2009– 10 school year.[3] and an additional grade will be added each year with the first high school class graduating in 2011. The school currently has grades K–12.


There are two science classes, taught by Bradley Hansen and Rick McNurlin. Bradley Hansen has a degree in physics, and Rick McNurlin has a degree in chemistry. There are three history teachers, Brian Loosli, Nathan Barnhill, and Donaven Craner. The two art teachers are Paul Hanson and Jason Hicks. The three math teachers are Karolyn Crocket, Ben Neilson, and Megan Talbot.[4]


  1. ^ "Idaho Charter Schools". Center for School Improvement and Policy Studies. 2008-03-24. Archived from the original on 2008-05-30. Retrieved 2008-09-21. 
  2. ^ Palmer, Joshua (2006-12-02). "Charter school approved: Xavier to open in 2007". Times-News. The Idaho Public Charter School Commission approved Xavier Charter School's request Thursday morning to open a school in Twin Falls. 
  3. ^ Botkin, Ben (2008-09-02). "Freshman class starts at Xavier Charter School". Times-News. Retrieved 2008-09-21. 
  4. ^ Hunter B. Xavier Student

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