Thank you!


Thank you for supporting Gem Prep: Nampa during our first Root Beer Social! It was a great kick-off to our new school. If you were unable to attend, we have another social on July 12th at 6:30, so please invite any interested friends and family. We can’t wait for August!

Meet our Kindergarten Teacher


Please welcome our exceptional kindergarten teacher, Christina Taylor! Christina Taylor Christina has a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies from California State University, Chico. She has four years experience as an elementary teacher: fourth, first, kindergarten, and transitional kindergarten. She loves to teach the foundations in learning and seeing growth in every child. When not working, she likes to be outside … Read More

Meet the First Grade Teachers


We are thrilled to announce our wonderful first grade team, Kathy Hanson and Kristal Simon! Kathy Hanson Kathy has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Northwest Nazarene University and a Master’s degree in Teaching from George Fox University. Kathy has 5 years of teaching experience where she taught 2nd grade in Nampa, ID. Through her lifelong love of learning, she … Read More

Teachers Learning to Code


On Monday some of the Gem Prep Nampa team learned more about computer science by attending an incredible Professional Development! One of our fourth grade teachers, Alex, modeled an excellent loop for us, and collectively we learned about many resources we are excited to implement in the fall! Our teachers are the best!

Introducing our sensational second grade teachers


We are excited to introduce you to our sensational second grade teachers! Name:  Brenda Campbell Brenda has a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education and a Literacy Endorsement from Boise State University.  She has taught first and second grades.  She is committed to helping each child reach their full potential as a person and a student, while having a positive educational experience. … Read More