Call for Distinguished Alumni Nominations
Mason City High School is actively seeking nominations for the next group of distinguished alumni. MCHS has a strong tradition of graduates who have built a legacy that extends far beyond our school walls. Nominations are currently being accepted through May 22, 2015 for our next selection of distinguished alumni. Click here to submit an online nomination or click on the link below to download a nomination form that can be printed, completed and dropped off or mailed to Dan Long, Principal, Mason City High School, 1700 4th St. SE, Mason City, IA 50401.
Now is the time to get the word out and to consider those Mohawks who have gone on to leave their mark. Former recipients have been recognized for their achievements as high ranking officials in our armed services making breakthroughs in research and medicine, humanitarian efforts, and changing our business culture. Please take time to nominate some one today that deserves to be considered for their accomplishments and placed in this prestigious group of Mohawk Alumni.
Early Dismissal for Students - Thursday, April 2, 2015
Students will be dismissed early from classes on Thursday, April 2. This is the end of the 3rd quarter for students 7-12 and parent-teacher conferences for student K-6. There will be no school for PK students. Listed here are the dismissal times for the various buildings:
|Lincoln Intermediate||-||12:00 p.m.|
|John Adams Middle School||-||12:50 p.m.|
|Mason City High School||-||12:45 p.m.|
|Alternative High School||-||12:20 p.m.|
Below is a chart of the Busing Schedule for this early dismissal:
|Regular Time||Early Time|
|1:30 PM||=||10:45 AM|
|2:00 PM||=||11:15 AM|
|2:30 PM||=||11:45 AM|
|2:45 PM||=||12:00 PM|
|2:55 PM||=||12:10 PM|
|3:15 PM||=||12:30 PM|
|3:30 PM||=||12:45 PM|
|3:40 PM||=||12:55 PM|
|3:45 PM||=||1:00 PM|
NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS - Friday, April 3, 2015
There will be no school for students Friday, April 3, 2015. Staff will be in Professional Development on this day.
K-6 Conference Sign-Up Available
Parent-Teacher Conferences for K-6 students will be held:
Monday, March 30 from 4-7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 2 from 1-7:30 p.m.
What to do once you have accessed the link: Locate the building your student attends and click the name of your student's teacher to view the available times for both conference dates. Please sign-up for one conference time per student. Families with more than one student will have to repeat the process to sign-up for conference times with the appropriate teacher.
Parents/Guardians without internet access, or those needing assistance, please call your student's school building directly.
Building Resilient Kids - Nurtured Heart Approach - Spring Classes 2015
Building Resilient Kids using the Nurtured Heart Approach parenting classes will again be offered this spring beginning April 9, 2015, at Lincoln Intermediate from 5:30-7:00 p.m. There will be six sessions on six consecutive Thursdays. Parents will be learning proactive parenting approaches from the Nurtured Heard Approach Curriculum. Dinner and daycare will be provided. Click here to find out more about pre-registering for this free opportunity.
4-Year-Old Preschool Program Expanding at Mason City Community School District
The Mason City Community School District is expanding its 4-Year-Old Preschool Program for the 2015-2016 school year and is accepting applications at this time. This quality preschool program is offered, at no cost to families, for children who will be four years-of-age prior to September 15, 2015. Proof of child’s age is required-birth certificate preferred.
For questions about or to register for the 4-Year-Old Preschool Program, please contact Lisa at 641-421-4409.
- New District-Wide Automated Phone Answering System
- JOIN THE WALKING SCHOOL BUS
- Education Funding FACT OF THE WEEK
- Now Available - February 2015 Issue of Each and Every Child Newsletter - A Department of Education Publication
- Early Literacy Focus for Iowa - Letter from Department of Education Director Brad Buck
- Public Notice - School In Need of Assistance Designation Notification
- New Website Feature - THE VIRTUAL BACKPACK
- Vocational Rehabilitation Services Available
- School Portrait Information
- Administrative/Supervisory District Organizational Charts