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Pumpkin Patch and JK

The Junior Kindergarten class has been very busy. In late October they took a field trip to the Grow Where You’re Planted Pumpkin Patch and Farm.  With some awesome visitors to help chaperone, the students played on the farm . . . read more

First Grade Field Trip

The first grade classes had a field trip to the Arbor Day Farms in October. They learned a lot about apples, trees, and bees. They also enjoyed time in the tree houses and several other exciting activities. Thank you to the PTA for helping . . . read more


SIPPS is an acronym for S ystematic I nstruction in P honics, P honemic awareness, and S ight words. All first and second graders participate in SIPPS.      The SIPPS program is a multilevel program that . . . read more


  The beginning of this year has been full of hands-on projects in STEAM. Preschool has been working on basic art skills such as using crayons, markers, and colored pencils, and using glue. Kindergarten began learning about space. . . . read more

Third Grade is Terrific

  We are enjoying our students and hope for an amazing year of learning!! We are experiencing a lot of changes in curriculum this year.  We have started a new math curriculum called  Eureka Math !  We . . . read more

Tips from the Nurse

The weather is turning colder and school is in full swing. The health office would like to remind parents and students of a few things that can help to keep our students and their families healthy through cold/flu season. . . . read more

Healthy Hometown - Collaboration between Wellmark and CCSD

Wellmark and the Healthiest State Initiative are working to make Iowa the healthiest state in the nation and enhance the well-being of Iowa residents. Whether it’s planting community gardens, making your town more walkable, or . . . read more

McTeacher Night

Please enjoy some pictures from McTeacher Night. Staff always enjoys working and seeing all of the families that come and support the school. Thank you goes to McDonald's for this opportunity!! read more

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