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Welcome to Bingham Academy! There is a lot to know about our school, so we hope you'll give us the chance to quickly introduce ourselves. Stay awhile, explore, and learn more about the amazing things we're doing right here in rural Idaho. Go Dragons!

Latest News

Our new music teacher...Mr. McLain!

Introducing our new music teacher!

Mr. Shawn McLain is in his first year of teaching music at Bingham Academy. Mr. McLain is a graduate of Idaho State University where he earned his Bachelor of Music Performance in the spring of 2020 with an emphasis in trumpet. He continues to perform and clinics throughout southeast Idaho. In his free time, Mr. McLain enjoys writing electronic music as well as collecting and repairing vintage video games and consoles. He has spent his summer learning the guitar and skateboarding.
Clothing Swap Flyer

Clothing Swap

Bingham Academy is teaming up with Olive to Thrift to bring you a clothing swap! The event is free and open to the public. You do not need to be involved with Bingham Academy to attend. All you need to do is bring a bag and take a bag! #GoDragons!
One side of BA's new tenant sign.

New Tenant Sign Installed

Bingham Academy's new tenant sign was installed today. Lots of great improvements happening this summer. #GoDragons!
School buses


Bingham Academy owns and operates its own fleet of buses. Check out the link to our Transportation department under the Students & Parents tab.


Board of Directors Meeting

Time: 7 PM – 9 PM
Location: Bingham Academy, 1350 Parkway Dr. Suite #18, Blackfoot, ID 83221, USA

First Day of School

Time: 8 AM – 3:55 PM
Location: Bingham Academy, 1350 Parkway Dr. Suite #18, Blackfoot, ID 83221, USA

About Us

Bingham Academy is an Idaho public charter high school that:

1. is completely free to attend.
2. is the first Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) certified in Idaho.
3. offers its students in person college courses on its campus in Blackfoot. 
4. offers two Career Technical Education (CTE) pathways: pre-engineering and Certified Medical Assisting.
5. offers one CTE cluster in computer science and programming.
As you can see, there's more to Bingham Academy than meets the eye.