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Frequently Asked Questions

This is a list of questions submitted to the District Office - if you don't see your question here, please send me a message or call and let me know! jwoodson@wcv.k12.ia.us, 515-523-2187

How much does it cost to send my kids to school at West Central Valley?

All Students may purchase breakfast for $1.75, lunch for $2.75, milk for $0.50 and Orange Juice for $0.35.

Preschool charges a milk fee of $25 for the year.

Elementary School has no fees unless the student rents an instrument for 5th grade band.

Middle School fees are as follows:

  • If the student rents a band instrument the cost is $25 each semester or $10 if the student has qualified for reduced school meals*

High School Fees are as follows:

  • If the student is in any art class, there is a $25 fee for the year or $10 if the student has qualified for reduced school meals*
  • If the student rents a band instrument the cost is $25 each semester or $10 if the student has qualified for reduced school meals*

Drivers Education instruction is provided by Street Smarts at a cost of $345 or $175 if the student has qualified for reduced school meals*

* If the student has qualified for free school meals, most fees are waived.

I filled out a free & reduced form, now what? Check your email for a letter from WCV with your approval or denial information. If you don't have email, the letter will be mailed to you. You may also call the district office at 515-523-2187 to verify the status of the application.
Where can I find the athletic schedules?

Athletic schedules may be found in the following locations:

  • The Athletic & Activities page on the website
  • The rSchool calendar displays a rolling list of the next 14 days on the front page of the website. You can also open this to see the month to month view. 
  • Follow the rSchools Activities Calendar link on the quicklinks section of the website maintain the schools calendar for all activities and athletics. The calendar is shown on the front page of the school website. There is also a link to the rSchools site on each school home page.
  • rSchool has an app for your smart phone that opens directly to the daily district-wide calendar.
Changes happen with sports and activities, how can I be the first to know?

We know how frustrating it is when schedules change and you don't find out in time, so we have created many options for you to chose from.

  1. There is a scrolling calendar on the front page of the schools website
  2. WCV uses rSchools to manage the district activities calendars. There is a link on each school home page or click here to view the calendar: http://www.wcaconference.org/public/genie/447/school/8/
  3. Sign up for rSchools notifications by clicking on NOTIFY ME! on the site or click here: http://www.wcaconference.org/public/notify/genie/447/school/8
  4. Download the rSchools mobile app and have the calendar in the palm of your hand.
  5. Make sure your contact information is loaded in the JMC parent portal. WCV is able to send texts and emails as long as you have your information loaded and checked the boxes to give permission.