|District News |Central School is seeking a cheerleader coach for the 2015-2016 school year. Duties include preparing and supervising the cheer squad at football, basketball and wrestling events. If interested, contact the Central Business Office for an application.
Homelessness: Reaching Out to a Student in Need
If you know of or are a student who is experiencing the lack of a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence, please contact Jane Metcalf, Counselor/ Homeless Liason at Central. See attached for further information on homelessness.
Central Spanish Club Cans Fundraiser Central Spanish Club is having a can drive on Monday, April 6th. Residents of Elkader can set out any type of cans on their curb by Monday morning and the Spanish club members will pick them up between 10:30 a.m. and
12:30 p.m. Cans can also be dropped off at Elkader Auto Electric (Carquest). Proceeds from this fundraiser support the Spanish trip to Guatemala in June.
Coaching Opening: Cheerleader Coach
Coaching Opening: Assistant Softball Coach
The Central School softball program has an opening for an Assistant Softball Coach for the 2015 season. If interested, contact Dan Yanda.
Attention High School Juniors: Boys State June 14th-19th The Lembka-Stendel American Legion Post # 106 is encouraging Central
High School junior boys to apply for Boys State at Camp Dodge in Johnston from June 14th-19th. See Mr. Yanda for more information.
Central April-May Newsletter Now Available
Check out the April-May newsletter here.
Iowa Financial Literacy Summit on May 5thTeachers, students and parents are encouraged to attend the Iowa Financial Literacy Summit on May 5th in Des Moines. The Iowa Department of Education is hosting this event as part of a broader effort to improve Iowa students' financial literacy skills. Tickets are available through April 21st. See attached brochure for more information.
Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize Attention High School Students: The deadline to learn about Elkader's namesake and write your Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize essay is May 15th. Click here for more information.
Indoor Fitness Opportunities at Central
Any adult parent or community member can use one of Central's open gyms or hallways to walk or exercise from 6:30 to 8:15 a.m. and/or 3:30 to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday if there is an employee in the building. The school is not available during school hours (8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) for this opportunity. A building usage agreement must first be signed in the school business office.
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.
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.