Helping Hand in Indianola has been able to secure 100 food boxes for free to any I-35 community members. The food box contains dairy products such as a gallon of milk, cottage cheese, sour cream, block of cheddar cheese and butter, 2 packages of meat, and 3 pounds of apples, oranges, potatoes, and onions. The boxes can be picked up on Wednesday, February 10th, from 3pm-4pm (or until boxes are gone) at the west end of the CTE building. One box per car. Questions or concerns please contact Rose Dickinson at 641-765-4818.
Masks continue to be required in the school building at all times. Beginning Monday 2/22, masks will no longer be available at the student entrance. Students will be expected to bring their own masks each day. It is recommended that your student carry a "back up" mask as well. If your student does not have a mask or if you need assistance getting a mask for your student please contact Brandi Ransom at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 641-765-5203.
Behind the Scenes: our school board is a dedicated group who volunteer their time and energy to make those hard decisions that are in the best interest of students, staff, and families. We thank you and salute you!
Thursday February 4 will be a remote learning day for students PK-12 Assignments will be posted by 9am and teachers will be available regular school hours with 10-12 as a dedicated quicker response time
Correction to MS Start Time: The start times for students in grades 5-12 did not change. The information shared yesterday has the incorrect start time for students in grades 5-8. Students in 5-12 begin classes at 9:00. The building is open at 8 for students 5-12 for structured study hall, tutoring, or to gather in the commons. All learning on Friday starts at 8:15. We apologize for any confusion
School Board meeting from Monday February 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3-ftRzLIKw
Our weekly Covid numbers Less than 6 positive cases 10 in quarantine
Behind the Scenes: our secretaries are the face & voice of our school. They are the first contact when families reach out. They are the core support for families, students, and staff
Our weekly Covid numbers Less than 6 positive 21 quarantined
Behind the Scenes: We would be at a loss without our nursing staff. They are diligent in their efforts to keep our students and staff safe!
When Interstate 35 sends out text alerts, many of them come back as blocked. In order to receive our text alerts, you need to opt-in to allow our system to message you. If you missed the initial text asking you to opt-in, you can still do so by texting “Y” to 67587. If you still aren’t receiving our alerts, please contact the school to ensure your number is in the system correctly. Another option is to download and utilize our app to stay up to date with all I-35 information
Due to impending weather, tomorrow, Monday, Jan. 25 will be a remote learning day for students PK-12. Assignments will be posted by 9am and teachers will be available 10-12 for questions/support. The Daycare will be closed. The Board meeting will be an abbreviated virtual meeting
The PTO/BEEP Club announces their 2nd annual food drive. Collections start next week and they will be updating class totals daily
Our weekly Covid numbers Less than 6 positive 32 quarantined
Behind the Scenes: our librarians do more than checkout books, they check computers in & out, create activities for students and manage the book fairs
Due to impending weather conditions Interstate 35 Schools will be dismissing 2 hours early today, Thursday, January 14. Friday January 15 will be a remote learning day for students K-12.
Reminder: This Friday, January 15 will be a remote learning day for all students PK-12.
Behind the scenes: our paras/associates are indispensable not only do they support teachers & students in the classroom, they cover study halls, do recess and lunch duty. Thank you!
We will resume our weekly Covid numbers update next week
Behind the scenes: We are back in school and we depend on our bus drivers to get our students to school and home safely. They are top notch at their job