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Kootenai Jr. Sr. High School

13030 E. O'Gara Rd.

Harrison, ID 83833


Fax: 208.689.9072

School Hours:

Mondays 9:06 am - 2:59 pm

Tuesday-Friday 8:10 am - 2:58 pm

Contact Katie Ames  Katie Ames K-12 Counselor
Contact Karen Badgett  Karen Badgett JH Literature, English, Reading
Contact Rene Barros  Rene Barros English Teacher
Contact Jerry Brown  Jerry Brown JH Math, Science, HS German
Contact Jennifer Hanselmann  Jennifer Hanselmann Art/Special Education
Contact Jennifer Jensen  Jennifer Jensen Special Education
Contact Cody Karst  Cody Karst Special Education Director
Contact Alisha McDevitt  Alisha McDevitt Jr. Sr. High Secretary
Contact Sonda McHail  Sonda McHail Title 1 & Library
Contact Doug Napierala  Doug Napierala PE, Health, Athletic Director
Contact Wade Pilloud  Wade Pilloud Jr. Sr. High Principal
Contact Michael Stroh  Michael Stroh HS History, Government, Science
Contact Jerod Ward  Jerod Ward JH Math
Contact Anna Whipple  Anna Whipple HS Math, Music
Jr/Sr High After School Program

The after school program for Jr/Sr high students is Tuesdays and Thursdays. There are two staff members available for each session to help with homework and other activities. Quite study time and homework help is a minimum of one hour, usually from 3:00-4:00 pm, with an enrichment activity to follow. The JH computer lab will be open as needed for the students that request internet access to complete a school project or on-line class work. 

The activity bus is available for students. 

Any questions please contact the school at 208-689-3311.

Kootenai Jr./Sr. High School

Graduation 2019
2nd Semester Honor Roll


The following students received a 4.0 G.P.A. for the 2nd Semester of the 2018-2019 school year.

Juniors: Garrett Renner                             

The following students received a 3.5 and above G.P.A.

Seniors: Ember Doherty, Triston Usdrowski, Karlee Raudebaugh, Lakiya Chandler, Gage Maitland, Mark Ausman, and Preston Cummings        

Juniors:  Mitchell Vawter, Hannah Andersen, and Samantha George

Sophomores: Tatem Thomson

Freshmen:  Justin Bussdieker, Tayva Maitland, Sarah Thaut, Abby Tiller, Chase Braz, and Elan Rivadeneira

Eighth: Haiven Cook, Kaylie Darrar-McGregor, and Tuesday Glessner

Seventh: Avery Little

Sixth: Izzabella Davis, Gabriel Gehris, Madsen Donohoe, and Hannah Stiles

The following students received a 3.25 to 3.49 G.P.A.

Seniors: Brittney Larson

Juniors: Amanda Wine, Jacey Grange, and Abraham Ice

Sophomores: Jimmy Stryker, Jarrett Usdrowski, and Drake Hysell

Seventh: Alexandria Andrews, Liam Gentry, Hayden Bailey, and Jayden Hammons

The following students received a 3.00 to 3.24 G.P.A.

Juniors: Mackenzie Stryker

Sophomores: Libby Vawter

Sixth: Aubrey Braz, Christopher Moore, and Dominik Wallace





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