School Board

Mount Vernon will elect a new school board president and discuss a new sports complex and auditorium

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon School Board will elect a new president on Monday and discuss the possibility of building a new auditorium a ... »

Cedar Rapids voters get 2nd crack at tax increase for school buildings

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids voters will get a second chance to extend and increase the tax levy that will pay for less-than-flashy but what ... »

Iowa City school district gets design for new high school

IOWA CITY — The public Tuesday night got its first look at a new high school planned for the Iowa City Community School District.

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Cedar Rapids school board approves new model for mental health services

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids school board on Monday evening approved a grant-backed agreement that will shift the model for the district& ... »

Eighth-grader announces candidacy for Cedar Rapids school board election

CEDAR RAPIDS — Matthew Haile spent his summer vacation a bit differently than his peers at Franklin Middle School. The Cedar Rapids resident ... »

Area schools balance salaries and other spending

Once the final hires are complete, Superintendent Sarah Pinion estimates that the Marion Independent School District's school board will have ... »

Iowa City school board president resigns

IOWA CITY — Iowa City school board President Sally Hoelscher resigned from the board late Tuesday night.

Hoelscher made her announcem ... »

Cedar Rapids school board mulls budget cuts

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Monday work session shed light on where Cedar Rapids Community School District administrators hope to find almost $6 millio ... »

Cedar Rapids school board approves budget, unchanged tax rate

CEDAR RAPIDS — Members of the Cedar Rapids Community School District's school board approved the district's fiscal year 2015 budget during a ... »

Several programs to be cut in Iowa City schools

IOWA CITY — The Iowa City Community School District will eliminate foreign language classes and football for seventh-graders, alter music of ... »