NCLB Waiver Submitted


The District is requesting a waiver on some of the sanctions imposed by No Child Left Behind.

The Cedar Rapids Community School District, is collaborating with nine of the largest school districts in the state of Iowa, to submit a waiver request to the United States Department of Education. We are requesting a waiver from some of the sanctions imposed by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also referred to as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). The sanctions we are requesting a waiver for are school choice and Supplemental Educational Services (SES).

To read the full waiver request, click here

The public is invited to provide comment, via e- mail to Laurel Day, in the Superintendent’s Office by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 11.

Back to news