Contact Information

  • Director
    Shelly Smede

    Dean of Students
    Kelly Sheridan

    Paul Stembridge

    Office Manager
    Nicole Perez

    955 Garfield St
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    Phone: (208) 525-7720
    Fax: (208) 525-7732

    Our Mission: Compass Academy develops innovative creators through project- and problem-based learning. We engage all students with rich, integrated curriculum in a community that respects each individual.

    Bell Schedule:

    Mon/Wed (A Days) | Tue/Thu (B Days) Start Times
    1 | 8:50 am
    2 | 10:27 am

    Lunch | 12:05 pm
    3 | 12:45 pm
    4 | 2:22 pm

    Dismiss | 4 pm

    Friday Late Start
    1a | 9:50 am
    1b | 10:28 am
    2a | 11:06 am
    2b | 11:44 am

    Lunch | 12:22 pm
    3a | 1:02 pm
    3b | 1:40 pm

    Focus| 2:18 pm

    4a | 2:44 pm
    4b | 3:22 pm

    Dismiss | 4 pm


  • Compass Academy Applications Available Now!

    Compass Academy is now accepting applications for the 2023-24 school year. D91's magnet high school provides project-based instruction in a technology-rich environment built on trust, respect and responsibility. All D91 8th graders will be touring Compass this week. Parent information nights are planned from 6 to 7 pm at Taylorview Library on Jan. 17; Compass Academy Auditorium on Jan. 18 and Eagle Rock Library on Jan. 19. Applications must be submitted by March 2. If there are more applications than available slots, a lottery will be held on March 3.

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  • Compass News

    Updated Jan. 30, 2023. Read all about the latest Compass information HERE

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  • Senior Information 2023

    Seniors and Parents of Seniors - Click HERE for everything you need to know all year (updated Jan. 31, 2023)

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  • The Souper Bowl has officially begun! IFHS & SHS have started collecting donations for their annual food drive, now the area's second largest food drive benefitting the Idaho Falls Community Food Basket. To donate, drop off your cans at any D91 school by Tuesday, Feb. 7. You can also donate cash by through SHS' account Or, to IFHS using the IF Community Food Basket's Venmo account: @CFBIdahoFalls (Make sure to include IFHS in your comments.) Good luck to both the Tigers and the Grizzlies!

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