Classes will dismiss early on Thursday, March 30, 2017.  End of the 3rd quarter for students 7-12. Parent-teacher conferences for students K-6 from 1:00-7:30 p.m.

There will be NO school for PK students.

Start and Early dismissal schedule:

      START Time     DISMISSAL Time
     Elementary Buildings     8:05 a.m. 12:15 p.m.
     Lincoln Intermediate    7:55 a.m. 12:05 p.m.
     John Adams Middle School    8:35 a.m. 12:55 p.m.
     Mason City High School    8:35 a.m. 12:55 p.m.
     Alternative School    8:25 a.m. 12:55 p.m.
      Pinecrest Center    8:45 a.m. 12:30 p.m.


Parent-Teacher Conferences for K-6 students will be held:

Monday, March 27          4:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 30        1:00 p.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.

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.