Classes as Usual Today at Lincoln Intermediate and Throughout the District - Friday, December 2, 2016
An early morning incident occurring at a residence near Lincoln Intermediate requiring the involvement of the Mason City Police Department has been resolved and the district has been notified by the MCPD that the area is secure and it is safe for the district to hold classes as usual. Lincoln Intermediate will have school as per its regular Friday schedule and busing transportation and student drop off will run as usual. Police will remain on the scene as they complete their investigation.
4-Year-Old Preschool Pre-Registration Meetings for 2017-2018
Pre-registration meetings for the Mason City Community School District 4-Year-Old Preschool Program for the 2017-2018 school year are scheduled for Tuesday, December 13 at 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. at Harding Elementary IC (1239 N.Rhode Island Ave.). Parents of children who will be four (4) years-of-age by September 15, 2017, who are interested in the district's 4-Year-Old Preschool Program, may attend one of the two pre-registration meetings. Parents will learn about the program and have the opportunity to register their child for this preschool program which is provided at NO cost to families. Please bring proof of child's age - birth certificate preferred.
For questions regarding the 4-year-old preschool pre-registration meetings, please contact Lisa at 641-421-4409.
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
- 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