Mason City Community School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program.  Meals will be provided to all children and teens ages 1-18 without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of meal service.  No registration or identification is required.  Meals will be provided, at a first come, first serve basis, at the sites and times on the links provided:

Mason City YMCA - June 5-August 25, 2017

Roosevelt Elementary - June 19-June 30, 2017

For additional information about the program, please review the 2017 Fuel Up for Summer media release.

Summer Feeding Program Menus: June 2017  ~ July 2017  ~ August 2017

Listed here are the suggested supplies, by grade levels, you may wish to provide for your student for the 2017-2018 school year.

Elementary (K-4) Supply List

Intermediate (5-6) Supply List

Middle School (7-8) Supply List


Pre-registration for 2017-2018 is now open for the Mason City Community School District 4-year-old preschool program and openings are still available. Children who will be four years old on or before September 15, 2017 are eligible for this program which is provided to families at NO cost. This program is located in three of the district's facilities: Harding Elementary Hoover Elementary and Jefferson Elementary. Each facility has a morning session and an afternoon session, with enrollment limited to 20 students per session.

To request pre-registration materials for this program or with questions about this program, please contact Lisa Christianson at 641-421-4409. Proof of child's age (birth certificate) is required.

Anyone 16 years of age or over with a physical or emotional impairment which creates a substantial impediment to employment and will require multiple Vocational Rehabilitation services over an extended period of time is encouraged to contact Susan Faber, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, serving Mason City High School. Phone 641-422-1551, ext. 44548 to schedule an appointment to learn more about these services. Examples of diagnoses are asthma, diabetes, cognitive impairments, learning disabilities, neurologic, hearing, speech, orthopaedic, psychiatric, and epilepsy.  Examples of services are guidance and counseling, possible training assistance, possible tuition assistance in an approved rehabilitation training program, possible assistance with prosthetic devices, job placement assistance.

The Mason City Community School District School Board is excited to announce that David Versteeg has been hired as the next district superintendent.  Mr. Versteeg will begin his contract on July 1, 2017.  

The search consultant and school board outlined both personal and professional desired qualifications early in the hiring process.  Click here for the full announcement.