Schools

Cedar Rapids school administrators to shuffle positions

Eight Cedar Rapids Community School District schools will welcome new principals or associate principals July 1:

l Van Buren Elementary School Principal Cindy Stock will become Grant Wood Elementary School’s principal.

l Kent Ry [...]

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New Linn-Mar program reaches to include more students in band, orchestra

MARION — Steve Stickney wants to do the right thing. The director of bands at Linn-Mar High School said that was his motivation for proposing the Music Connects program, a pilot announced earlier this month.

“Looking to the fu [...]

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U.S. News ranks Cedar Rapids Kennedy state’s best public high school

Kennedy High School is Iowa’s best high school for the second year in a row, according to U.S. News and World Report.

The outlet released its 2014 Best High Schools list Monday and rated Kennedy, which landed in 708th place nationally [...]

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