Guidance & Career Counseling

Nampa Christian Guidance and Career Counseling Center partners with students and parents to enhance student learning in academic development, college planning, career aspirations and personal/spiritual growth. The primary goal of the Guidance and Career Counseling Program is to help families through the FAFSA process, coordinate a college application week, promote college fairs and provide standardized testing information.




Job Shadow and Career Exploration Days for Juniors and Seniors

Location: Micron Technology, Inc. Building 17C, 8000 Federal Way, Boise
Time:  8:30am- 2:00pm
Dates: December 4th ( Engineer/Scientist) and March 12 (Technicians/Skilled Trades)
Events are filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. Interested students can register here
Any questions can be directed to Mrs. Duerre.

Nampa Christian

April 9, 2019, from 8 AM until 1 PM
Cost: $47.50; $64.50 with essay
Register HERE 

*this SAT administration is only open to students currently enrolled as a junior or senior at Nampa Christian High School. 

Want more details and the best ways to prepare? Check out the SAT School Day Student Guide!


CCU(Colorado Christian University) to YOU

Boise, ID - CCU to YOU details: 
Thursday, November 8th, 2018 6:30-8: 30 pm
Smoky Mountain Pizzeria and Grill - Meridian
980 E Fairview Ave Meridian, ID 83642

We hope that you and your student will join us for dinner and time to hear about CCU. Even if your student is still deciding and weighing their college options, we hope that you will join us. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about CCU, including academic programs, focus on spiritual formation, NCAA Division II athletic program, and campus ministries. At the event, you can apply to CCU for free, interview in person to substitute your application essays and meet with admissions staff and learn more about financial aid. 

Please RSVP for the event on our website.



O ctober 10, 2018; Student Guides and Practice Tests are available at the College and Career Center (located in the Library).


4th Annual Made Here! Expo 

October 17, 3:00pm-6:00pm @ Ford Idaho Center

Parents of middle and high school age children are strongly urged to attend and bring your students!  Come see more than 60 interactive manufacturing displays along with an on-the-spot Job Fair.  This is for anyone interested in how things are made, or want to see what career opportunities might be available with local companies. 


Christian College Fair

October 22, 2018 6:00-8:00pm @ Tree City Church Boise, ID 


National College Fair

October 31, 2018 9am-2pm and 5pm-7pm @ Expo Idaho Boise, ID 


Upcoming College Visits*

  • October 24: Northwest University
  • October 30: Whitworth University
  • November 1: Corban University
  • November 7: Colorado Christian

*College representatives are on campus during the lunch period to talk with students about their respective institutions.


College Readiness Timeline




Amanda Duerre, LMSW

Guidance Counselor
Nampa Christian Schools
(208) 475-1737