K-6 and Pre-K Conference Sign-Up Available
Parent-Teacher Conferences for K-6 students will be held:
Thursday, November 3 1:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
Monday, November 7 4:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m.
Parent-Teacher Conferences for pre-K students will be held:
Thursday, November 3 8:00 a.m. -7:30 p.m.
Online sign-up similar to the process used for beginning of year conferences is again available. Click Here to access the online calendars to schedule a 15 minute conference with your student’s teacher.
Select the name of your student’s teacher to view the available conference time slots. As time slots are selected by parents/guardians, they will be removed so only the time slots still available will be listed. Please sign-up for only one conference time slot per student. Click here for a direction sheet to assist parents in this sign-up process.
Parents/Guardians without internet access, or those needing assistance, please call your student’s school building directly.
Superintendent Search Process for 2017-2018 Update
Thank you to those people who took time to complete the recent stakeholder survey. There were 362 total responses that were shared with the school board (in themes) during their October 17, 2016 board meeting. These themes and other information from the survey can be seen in detail on the Mason City Community Schools Survey Themes document. The themes and desired qualifications generated on the survey and confirmed by the school board will help guide the hiring process and lead to a successful candidate that is the best fit for the position.
Public Notice - Level I Investigators
The Board of Education approved the Level 1 Investigators at their meeting on Monday, September 19, 2016.
In accordance with Chapter 102 of the Iowa Department of Education School Rules of Iowa, the following are the Level 1 investigators for the Mason City Community School District:
Jodie Anderson, 641-421-4403
David Ciccetti, 641-421-4426
Public Notice - Open Enrollment
Parents/guardians considering the use of the open enrollment option to enroll their children in another public school district in the state of Iowa should be aware of the following dates:
March 1, 2017 – Last date for regular open enrollment requests for the 2017-18 school year.
September 1, 2017 – Last date for open enrollment requests for entering kindergarten students for the 2017-18 school year.
Now Available - November 2016 Issue of Each and Every Child Newsletter - A Department of Education Publication
The November 2016 Newsletter is now available. The Department of Education provides a monthly publication, Each and Every Child. Issues of this newsletter can be found on the Department of Education website at https://www.educateiowa.gov/each-and-every-child-newsletter.
In the November 2016 issue, learn about Looking for direction, finding hope, an article about a district-wide program in Dubuque schools that puts troubled teen on path to life and success.
- Equity - Nondiscrimination Annual Notice
- Board of Education - You Tube Channel
- Mason City Community School District Supply Lists for 2016-2017
- 4-Year-Old Preschool Program Pre-Registration for 2016-2017 Now Open
- Reading Assessments and Early Literacy
- Office 365 Now Available Free of Charge for Every Mason City Student
- Parents/Guardians - Update of Communication Preferences Needed
- Iowa School Report Card
- Mason City High School
- Ga-Ga Court New to Mason City Alternative School