2016-2017 Graduating Seniors walk the halls of the middle school and elementary schools on Thursday, May 18th.
Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) requires states to report the percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with IEPs.
The Iowa Department of Education is gathering these data as a census for both students with and without an IEP using a brief three-question survey.
Survey Link - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/1617AEA11
Please use the link above to answer the following questions for each of your children. The survey will allow you to answer these questions for up to five children.
How old was your child on January 1, 2017? (choose 3-21)
Does your child have an Individualized Education Program – IEP? (y/n)
Did the school your child is currently attending facilitate (request, encourage or initiate) your involvement as a means of improving services and results for your child? (y/n)
The survey will be open April 15st through June 30th.
Thank you very much for your time and attention to this matter.
The 2016-2017 WCAC Art Fair was held at AC/GC High School on Monday, May 8th. These are the WCV medal winners and Honorable Mentions.
Iowa Immunization Requirements have been altered for the 2017-2018 school year.
An administrative rule change to require meningococcal (A, C, W, Y) vaccine for students enrolling in 7th and 12th grades was effective January 11, 2017. The change will be implemented at the beginning of the upcoming 2017-2018 school year.
Follow these links for more information.
The Iowa Department of Public Health Bureau of Health Statistics is taking steps to exchange any newborn birth certificate issued from May 1993 to October 2009, where the birth certificate is a small wallet-size card. The newborn birth certificate wallet cards issued during this time period did not contain enough vital record information to be used for identification purposes, essentially making them less useful for the purpose they are intended to be used for.
The newborn birth cards may be exchanged by mail or in person with the Bureau of Health Statistics, 321 E. 12th St., Lucas State Office Building, Des Moines, Iowa 50319.
The following steps must be taken to expedite the exchange of the newborn birth certificate wallet cards:
Download the Application for Certified Copy of Iowa Vital Record from http://www.idph.iowa.gov/health-statistics/request-record;