College and Financial Aid Reference Guide


Fall 2022 FAFSA Parent Information Night Event

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) INFORMATION:

Many states and colleges set priority deadlines by which you must submit the FAFSA form to be considered for the aid programs they administer. There is also a federal deadline each academic year.

The FAFSA filing period goes from October 1, 2022 to March 1, 2023.  For more information, go to

CSS Profile

The CSS Profile is an online application used by colleges and scholarship programs to award non-federal institutional aid. For federal aid you must complete the FAFSA, available October 1.


Helpful Financial Aid/Scholarship Websites
This website has a helpful tool for families trying to estimate costs for college. Information about savings, investments, etc. are included.
Provides a searchable college scholarship database. The web’s first comprehensive directory of merit scholarships from colleges.



North Star Charter School (NSCS) is a K-12 public charter school located in Eagle, Idaho. Founded in 2003, NSCS provides students a world-class education characterized by a safe, supportive and structured learning climate that encourages high academic achievement, intellectual confidence, leadership and virtuous citizenship. The school’s charter articulates the vision of its founders to think critically and to become virtuous citizen leaders in our local and world community.

We Look Forward to Getting to Know Your Family!

Our main admission entry points are kindergarten, sixth,  and ninth grades. Applications for other grade-levels are fully considered, but admission is solely based on space availability due to student attrition.


NSCS is committed to improving student achievement through high expectations for student engagement and meaningful preparation for postsecondary education and careers. Explore our Elementary, Middle and High School divisions.


North Star athletics is committed to developing our student-athletes in an educational-based environment. Through a positive coaching atmosphere, student-athletes will be encouraged to expand their athletic abilities. 


Our students receive an exceptional learning experience enabling them to reach their full potential and discover their place in a world of possibilities.

208-939-9600 (Main Office)
208-939-9645 (Attendance Line)
FAX: 208-939-6090

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