School Closure Extended by Governor Reynolds

On Thursday, April 2nd, Governor Reynolds ordered an extension to the school closures through April 30th. This means our CRCSD buildings and schools will...


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    Nixon Students Receive Special Visitors For Good Behavior

    Mar 06, 2020 03:56 PM

    Nixon 4th and 5th- graders received a special reward for all of their good behavior. The Cedar Rapids River Kings stopped by and treated students to an extended recess Friday afternoon The Indoor Football League (I.F.L) players joined the students in a games of touch football, four square, basketball, and kick ball.

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    Career Day at Pierce Elementary

    Mar 05, 2020 04:02 PM

    It was career day at Pierce Elementary School. K-5th students were able to chat with representatives from several different fields. Emergency services were popular as always but students also learned about the Cedar Rapids River Kings and even martial arts. One popular speaker was a “Rocket Scientist” discussing opportunities in S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).

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    Harlem Globetrotter Shares Message About Bullying

    Mar 04, 2020 01:30 PM

    A Harlem Globetrotter stopped by Erskine Elementary School Wednesday morning to share a message about bullying. #19 Flip White of the Harlem Globetrotters presented the “T.E.A.M. Up at School” program in a school-wide assembly. The program is designed by the National Campaign to Stop Violence and provides students with bullying solutions through the acronym T.E.A.M. that stands for Talk, Empathize, Ask, and Mobilize.

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    Metro Students Registering to Vote

    Metro High School government classes, along with several community partners, worked to grow democracy by holding a register to vote event for their school and their neighborhood.