Month: March 2020

Message from Mr. Einck – March 31, 2020

Good Afternoon South Winn Families: This is truly a time of many unknowns, and I can tell you from a leadership standpoint, very difficult to make decisions with everything changing so rapidly.  However, the one thing I do know is that we must lean on each other and continue to keep some normalcy in our … [Read More]

Online Learning note from Mr. Einck

Dear Families: Through this difficult time, we encourage you to value your family time together and take advantage of the many teachable moments that can happen outside of a classroom.  Play games, do home projects, have deep conversations and most importantly take care of each other. If your family is looking for some academic learning … [Read More]

2020 Prom Update

Currently Prom is postponed however the school district is leaving open the option of rescheduling.  We will know more once we get closer to the end of the school closure time period. Mr. Einck

March 20, 2020 Special School Board Meeting Minutes

South Winneshiek Community School District Board of Education Special Meeting March 20, 2020 @ 3:30 P.M. The South Winneshiek Community School District held a special board meeting on March 20, 2020. The meeting was called to order at 3:30pm by board president Wendy Mihm-Herold. After the Pledge of Allegiance was recited roll call took place: … [Read More]

March 20, 2020 Update

Student and Family Learning Opportunities Guidance South Winneshiek educators have been eager to know what they can do to help our students and families during this national crisis.  As public educators we know we are accountable to our board policies, our own Code of Professional Standards and Ethics, Iowa Department of Education guidance, and state … [Read More]

March 20, 2020 Special School Board Meeting Agenda

South Winneshiek Community School District Board of Education Special Meeting March 20, 2020 @ 3:30 P.M.   Call to Order – Pledge of Allegiance Roll Call Approval of Agenda Receive Visitors New Business   SWCSD Pandemic Pay Resolution  School Activities Steam Traps   Administrative Reports   Mr. Einck   Announcements   Next Regular Meeting April … [Read More]

COVID-19 Update 3/17/20

Dear Parents and Staff: During this time of uncertainty it is crucial that we follow the recommendations from our local, state, and national leaders.  Governor Reynolds issued a State of Public Health Disaster Emergency activating the public health response and recovery aspects of the State Disaster Emergency Plan effective at noon today. It takes significant … [Read More]

March 9, 2020 School Board Meeting Minutes

South Winneshiek Community School District Regular School Board Meeting Agenda Elementary/Middle School Library Ossian March 9, 2020 5:30 P.M. The South Winneshiek Community School District Board of education held its regularly scheduled board meeting on March 9, 2020.  The meeting was called to order by board president Wendy Mihm-Herold at 5:30 pm in the Elementary/Middle … [Read More]

“Grab and Go” lunches available – starting Monday, March 23

As a response to the COVID-19, the South Winneshiek CSD and the St. Teresa of Calcutta School are operating a food service program open to all students ages preschool through grade 12.  The food service program will be a “Grab and Go” lunch and snacks. This is a free service & will not come out … [Read More]