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Press Release – Maquoketa Community School District Announces Finalists for Superintendent Interviews

For Immediate Release March 5, 2022 Contact:  McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. 402-991-7031 / 888-375-4814 Maquoketa Community School District Announces Finalists for Superintendent Interviews Maquoketa, Iowa – The Maquoketa Community School District Board of Education is pleased to announce that they have selected three candidates to interview for their superintendent vacancy. The candidates selected for interviews…

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Request for proposal and alternates for exterior renovations at Jack Marlow Athletic Complex

Proposals are being accepted for exterior renovations at Jack Marlow Athletic Complex. Please see the RFP for details.

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Superintendent Search

As part of our Superintendent Search, you are invited to provide feedback and suggestions on what characteristics you are looking for in your next Superintendent for the Maquoketa Community School District. The survey is available here.

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Schedule Change – Please Read

November 29, 2021 Dear Parents/Guardians, This informational letter is to let you know that the Maquoketa Community School District will be canceling classes on December 20 and 21.  Due to the fact that we currently have 28 extra student hours on our calendar, these days will not need to be made up. The school district…

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Meet the Teacher – Conferences

10-7-2021 Dear Maquoketa Families,  We would like to invite you to attend our Parent-Teacher Conferences on Wednesday, October 20th and Thursday, October 21st. This is an important time for you to connect with your child(ren)’s teacher and discuss how their learning has progressed this school year.   Cardinal Elementary will have primarily in-person conferences but parents…

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COVID-19 Update

The Maquoketa School District will no longer be sending out School Messenger phone calls anymore when there is a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the district.  Instead, we will continue to send Remind or Seesaw messages to Briggs and Cardinal families as well as emails to specific grade levels at middle school.  ALL families can…

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Return to Learn 21 – 22

The MCSD has upated the Return to Learn Plan for the 2021 – 2022 school year. Please take a minute to watch this video from Mr. Hoover.

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WaMaC to RVC

The Maquoketa Community School Board approved giving Activities Director, Tom Gruenwald, the authority to seek permission to exit the WaMaC Conference and apply to join the River Valley Conference starting in the 2022-23 school year.  Discussions were held on and off for approximately two years, and many factors were considered for the past several months,…

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Notice to Bidders – High School Reroof (REVISED)

Please click here to view the complete notice to bidders document for the High School Reroof Project.

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Briggs student earns fifth place in essay competition

Third graders at Briggs recently collaborated with the University of Iowa to work on the Wellspring Iowa Youth Writing Project. Most of the participating schools were in the Iowa City area. This project was to encourage students to write and to name one of the thirty fish sculptures that are located outside of Hancher Auditorium…

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Face Masks Optional

Following a review of new legislation passed by Governor Reynolds, face masks are no longer required and are now optional for staff, students, and visitors at Maquoketa Community School District as of May 20, 2021. Please contact your student’s building office with any questions.

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Purchase State Qualifier Track Meet tickets online today!

Planning to attend Thursday’s State Qualifier Track Meet at Solon? Be sure to get your tickets before you go! Tickets must be purchased online using the link below. Click on track and field, then 3A, and find Solon in the list to purchase your tickets. No cash or passes will be accepted at the gate.…

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