Month: April 2020

Senior Awards Night – May 6, 2020

The Senior Awards Night will be available for your viewing on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  Everyone is invited! We are proud to be closing another successful year for the South Winneshiek Dollars for Scholars chapter.  With the support of our community members and businesses we can continue to provide scholarships to our … [Read More]

Grab and Go Meals – May Sign up Form

The “Grab and Go” meal program will continue through May 22. Remember this is a free service & will not come out of your students lunch account so we strongly encourage families to take advantage of this opportunity. In order to plan for the food service program, we are asking parents to sign up on the … [Read More]

3rd Quarter/2nd Semester Grades for High School Students

Good Afternoon High School Students and Parents: We will be using Pass/Fail for the semester, which will allow students to receive credit without hurting their grade point average.  Students who failed a 3rd quarter class will be given the opportunity to bring the grade up to a passing mark.  Teachers will be reaching out to … [Read More]

April 13, 2020 School Board Meeting Minutes

South Winneshiek Community School District Regular School Board Meeting Agenda South Winneshiek Board Room, Calmar April 13, 2020 5:30 P.M. The South Winneshiek Community School District Board of Education held its regularly scheduled board meeting on April 13, 2020 in the boardroom in Calmar. The meeting was called to order by board president Wendy Mihm-Herold … [Read More]

April 17, 2020, COVID-19 Update

April 17, 2020, COVID-19 Update Governor Reynolds announced this morning that all Iowa schools are closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. The official last “day of school” will be May 22. The South Winneshiek Community Schools will continue with its Voluntary Educational Enrichment Opportunities. The Governor stated that all of the school … [Read More]

Winneshiek County Hospital pairing with South Winneshiek School District

Winneshiek County Hospital pairing with South Winneshiek School District In early April Iowa school districts were asked to complete a survey. The Iowa Department of Education (IDOE) was interested to see if public/nonpublic schools had 3D printer(s) that the school would consider loaning for a period of time to local nonprofit companies for use to … [Read More]

Voluntary Educational Enrichment Opportunities Guidance for Parents – April 13, 2020

Voluntary Educational Enrichment Opportunities Guidance for Parents  South Winneshiek will provide Voluntary Educational Enrichment Opportunities for our students while school buildings are closed. Student participation is voluntary and no grading or credit is given.  Opportunities will be offered as equitably as possible taking into consideration the needs of students; with disabilities, learning English, who lack … [Read More]

April 13, 2020 School Board Meeting Agenda

South Winneshiek Community School District Board of Education Meeting April 13, 2020 @ 5:30 P.M. Link for Zoom Attendance:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5715335156 Call to Order – Pledge of Allegiance Roll Call Approval of Agenda Approval of Consent Items 3.9.2020 Board Minutes, 3.20.2020 Special Board Minutes Financial Reports Bills Appointments/Resignations/Open Enrollments Receive Visitors Open the Public Hearing for … [Read More]