You’re Invited:

Dine Out for
Bonner Classical Academy!

Join us at 113 Main on June 7 to support the opening of Bonner Classical Academy! Whether you get a regular table for dinner with family and friends, or visit the BCA Mix and Mingle area, 113 Main is generously donating a portion of the evening’s proceeds to the school.

113 Main
Sandpoint, Idaho
June 7,
4:00-8:00 PM

Silent auction, raffle, activities with prizes, and sponsorship opportunities.

Cultivating virtuous, self-reliant students with academic excellence through classical Christian education.

Opening Fall 2023

Classical Liberal Arts

Every student will receive a rigorous training in math and science, literature and rhetoric, history and civics, theology and philosophy. Classical education centers on the Western tradition of the liberal arts, which cultivates virtue and trains the student to think freely with knowledge and wisdom.

Mechanical Arts

Students will not only think for themselves, but also know how to work with their hands and cultivate the natural world, like navigating with a compass, growing a beautiful garden, and fashioning a sturdy table. We equip students with knowledge of the body as well as the mind.

Fine Arts

Through the fine arts—including music, painting, poetry, sculpture, architecture, theater, and dance— students learn to express timeless truth and mold the world around them with beauty and goodness. By learning to create objects of beauty, they imitate their Creator and participate in His creation.

Who We Are

Bonner Classical Academy is a classical Christian school that will be opening in fall 2023. We will start as an elementary school and add a grade every year until we’re K-12.

Our Mission

Bonner Classical Academy will equip the next generation of joyful men and women to love God and neighbor while laying the foundation for a life-long pursuit of goodness, truth, and beauty.

Ecumenical Christian Education

Christianity is at the heart of a classical education, and Christ is the center of all we do. As a non-sectarian, ecumenical Christian school, you will find people from many churches, but we come together to serve and glorify God through the work of education.

Our News & Announcements

A Word

From Our
Executive Director

I’m thrilled to work with enthusiastic local parents and the stellar board members of BCA to bring classical Christian education to the Sandpoint area. We’re building a school that invites students to find joy in learning, to know God’s love in their studies, and to flourish as whole human beings from Kindergarten to senior year. It’s an honor to lead this endeavor, and I can’t wait to meet our first students next year!

– Dr. Drexel

Calendar & Upcoming Events

  • 7 June
    Dine Out for BCA
    Kiwanis Sandpoint is hosting a charity evening for BCA on June 7. 113 Main will donate a portion of all food and drink sales to the school if you dine or drop in between 4pm and 8pm. Silent auction, raffle, activities with prizes, and tiered sponsorship opportunities! Event details here.  
  • 23 June
    Park Day
    Join future and prospective Gryphons at the park for some summer fun. 3:15pm - 4:15pm at Travers Park.
  • 6 September
    First Day of School

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