In the spring, the Secure an Advanced Vision for Education (SAVE) was extended through the calendar year 2050. Under the extension, school districts must vote on a new or amended revenue purpose statement (RPS) prior to the expiration of the current RPS. The RPS is not additional funding or taxation for patrons. The approval of the RPS is necessary to meet the state's requirements on how districts can spend revenue from SAVE under House File 546.
Cedar Rapids Community School District will hold two open houses in September to gather feedback from the community about the new elementary school to be built at the site of the current Coolidge Elementary.
For almost seven decades, Kingston Stadium has been the hub with hosting sporting eventing for the Cedar Rapids Community School District. Over the summer months, this stadium has been given a new two million dollar facelift to help it last for future decades.
Infinite Campus is a new student information system that is replacing PowerSchool. Infinite Campus is a district-wide student information system designed to manage attendance, grades, schedules, assessments and other information about our students.
We're thrilled to announce that Noreen Bush's contract as Interim Superintendent will be extended through the 2020-21 school year, pending approval by the Board of Directors on Monday night.