Social Studies

The Cedar Rapids Community School District provides a rigorous and relevant social studies curriculum that addresses behavioral sciences, economics, geography, history and political science/civic literacy. Our curriculum ensure students develop the ability to make informed and reasoned decisions for the public good as citizens of a culturally diverse, democratic society in an interdependent world.

The Cedar Rapids Community School District utilizes the Iowa Core as our academic standards for what students should know and be able to do from Kindergarten through 12th Grade. 

Curriculum – Social Studies

Sean Neilly

Address: 2500 Edgewood Road NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
Phone: 319-558-4565 


Kindergarten – 5th Social Studies Units

6th – 8th Grade Social Studies Units

9th – 12th Grade Social Studies


Please find course descriptions and graduation requirements in our High School Program of Studies