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We are excited to announce that the Iowa Department of Education has included Conditions for Learning as part of the plan under the new federal education law, Every Student Succeeds Act.  All Iowa public school districts will use the Conditions for Learning Survey (Survey) to improve safety, student engagement, and the overall learning environment so that all Iowa students have optimum conditions for learning. CAL has joined the . . .

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Mrs. Schaefer

  CAL Icon – Mrs. Mardy Schaefer   When you ask students to describe Mrs. Mardy Schaefer you will get answers of she always pushed me to do my best, she believed in me, she made me want to accomplish more, and she is a big Cyclone fan.  We’re proud that Mrs. Schaefer has been making such a positive impact on the students of CAL for 37 years. Mrs. Schaefer began teaching at . . .

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News From Mr. Lane

District Administrator

A Frantic Finish and Next Year Plans With about six weeks left in the school year, it seems we are scrambling to get everything accomplished to wrap up the final year at CAL for our current Middle School and High School Students.   Seniors are applying for scholarships and preparing to move on to the next stage in their lives. Deadlines are approaching fast for just about everyone and our lovely Iowa weather is . . .

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News From Mr. Carr

Guidance Counselor

Cadet Corner   The school year is moving along very quickly.  We have a few exciting events that I would like to tell you about.     On Friday May 11, at 7:30 am - 8:45 am we will be having a community send off for the  CAL graduating class of 2018.  It will be at the Latimer Community Center, everyone is invited, business people, alumni, family, friends and staff. If you . . .

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Mrs. Wiarda

When you ask students and staff to name one of their favorite teachers or teachers they admire, Mrs. Collette Wiarda will come up as an answer time after time.  After being in the educational field for 43 years, 42 of which were at CAL, Mrs. Wiarda has been teaching generations of youth in the CAL district; in fact she enjoys seeing former students as they bring their children to CAL. CAL is a special place to Mrs. Wiarda.  . . .

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Information About Open Enrollment

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A Note About Open-enrollment Parents and students in the state of Iowa have had the option to choose the school they attend through the open-enrollment process for many years. The deadline to make this decision for the next school year is March 1st. Should a family decide to open-enroll to another district, the deadline of March 1st still applies in the midst of CAL and H-D’s whole-grade sharing arrangement. The purpose for . . .

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Mr. Lane

CAL Icon – Mr. Steve Lane   When you ask students at CAL about their favorite things at school, Mr. Lane will come up as an answer for preschool through senior students.  Mr. Lane works hard to build relationships with all the students and parents, and it shows off through the pride that the students and community have for their school. Mr. Lane has been in the education field for almost 31 . . .

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Parents and supporters of CAL, now you can keep up with what'™s happening at our school anywhere, anytime, right from your smart phone . . .

Aug 21, 2013

CAL School Board Members

  Mr. Mitch Vanness-President mdvanness@frontiernet.net 641-580-1235 Term Ends: 11/2021   Mr. Rob Peil-Vice . . .

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Nondiscrimination Policy Statement:

It is the policy of the CAL Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Jen Koenen, Curriculum Director, 1441 Gull Ave., Latimer, Iowa, 50452, (641) 579-6087, koenenj@cal.k12.ia.us.

Póliza No-discriminación:

Es la póliza del Distrito Escolar Comunitario de CAL de no discriminar basados en la raza, color, nacionalidad original, sexo, discapacidad, religión, credo, edad (para el empleo), estado civil (para programas), orientación sexual, identidad de género y el nivel socioeconómico (para programas) en sus programas educativos y sus prácticas de empleo. Existe un procedimiento de quejas para procesar las quejas de discriminación. Si usted tiene preguntas o una queja relacionada con esta póliza, por favor comuníquese con el Coordinador de Equidad del distrito, Jen Koenen, Directora de Curriculum, 1441 Gull Ave., Latimer, Iowa, 50452, (641) 579-6087, koenenj@cal.k12.ia.us.

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