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District News                                                                     

Winter Break at Central
School resumes on Monday, January 5th. Enjoy! 

Little Warrior Wrestling Tournament
The Little Warrior Wrestling Tournament is scheduled for January 4th in the Central Gym. Go to Little Warrior Wrestling for more information and to pre-register. Registration cost is $12 before January 3rd at 4:00 p.m. and $15 after that date and time. Payments are accepted on the day of the tournament. Contact Jarod Bormann at 563-357-3870 with questions.

Craft Supplies Needed
Central Middle School is looking for donations of full skeins of yarn, knitting needles, knitting looms, crochet hooks, and paint brushes (small) for an enrichment activity. If you have one or more of the above items, please drop them off in the Business Office along with your name so we know whom to thank.

Kindle Classroom Project
Do you have a Kindle and you're not using it? We could use it for Central's middle school English curriculum. Our goal is to increase students' time spent on independent reading. If you don't have a Kindle to donate, we are also accepting monetary donations to purchase ebooks, books and audio books for the project. See attached for more information. Thank you.   

Boys State: A Great Opportunity for High School Juniors 
Each year the American Legion offers a week in June of training at Fort Dodge in Johnston, Iowa, for young men who are juniors in high school. This is a great opportunity to meet other high school juniors from throughout the State of Iowa who have also been selected for Boys State. The candidates for this free trip should have an interest in U.S. history as well as Government and Civics. See Mr. Yanda for the application. Last year Ben Tschirgi represented Central at Boys State. If interested, check with Ben about his experience. 

Central Warrior Clothing: Order Now
Central Warrior clothing can now be ordered at Rivals!

Central Dollars for Scholars 
Seniors: Go to the Central Dollars for Scholars website for important scholarship information.

Breakfast Survey
If you are the parent of a school aged child please take a few minutes to complete the Breakfast Survey for the Iowa Dept. of Education and the University of Iowa. 

Looking for Substitutes 
Central is in need of substitutes for the following positions: Associates, Certified Teachers (elementary and secondary), and Cooks. Please call the Central Business Office at 245-1751 for more information. 

Central Yard Signs for Sale
The Central Athletic Boosters are selling yard signs to show support for Central School, including athletics and fine arts. See attached order form for information.

Coaching Opening: Assistant Baseball Coach
The Central/Clayton Ridge baseball program has an opening for an Assistant Baseball Coach for the 2014-2015 season. If interested, contact Dan Yanda.  

BackPack Program 2014-2015 
Central School and the Northeast Iowa Food Bank sponsor a BackPack Program throughout the school year that provides free kid-friendly, non-perishable food for students most in need, to eat over weekends and breaks when school meals are not available. See attached registration form for more information. 

Self-Serve Salad Bar for Central K-12 Students
A self-serve salad bar is available with school lunch for K-12 students. There is also a cooler with a variety of sandwiches and salads available as an alternative meal for junior high students and as an alternative or extra purchase ($1.50 per item) for high school students. Contact Jessie Kuehl, Food Service Director, if you have question. 

Updated Central CSD Lunch Policy 
Available now: Updated lunch policy. Contact Mr. Trenkamp if you have questions.

Central December-January Newsletter Now Available 
Check out the December-January newsletter here.

Order Central Warrior Clothing Here

             Central Warrior Clothing on sale now at Rivals  

Recommend an iPad App for Our Students

Students, Staff & Families: Do you have an app you 
could recommend for our student iPads (all grade levels)? If so, click here.

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Protecting Our Students

Central School is committed to providing 
a safe environment for our students. If you experience, witness, or are aware of any form of bullying/harassment, please complete this formInformation you provide remains confidential.  

Don't Throw Away Your Empty Ink Cartridges!

Our Central School Library program receives up to $4.00 for each empty ink cartridge turned in by staff, students, parents, businesses and community members. Drop your ink cartridge(s) off in the Business Office or send to school with your child. Thank you for your support.