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Superintendent’s News

New Public Health Guidance Regarding COVID-19

New Public Health Guidance Regarding COVID-19

With the district following the guidance from the Iowa Department of Public Health, masks will be optional beginning Monday, May 17. Updated Guidance—recommendations for schools and child care settings: Child Care Letter › Common Child Illnesses and Exclusion ›...

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NHS Blood Drive

NHS Blood Drive

National Honor Society students, Anthony Goemaat, Kaitlyn Van Donselaar, and Morgan Hudson, present money received from the March 2021 NHS community blood drive to Leslie Van Wyk, a representative of the New Sharon playground rebuild/city park refresh committee....

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Summer Meal Program: Sign-Ups Open!

Summer Meal Program: Sign-Ups Open!

Beginning on Tuesday, June 1, all children ages 18 and under can eat for free regardless of the district that they live in. Sign up weekly (Sunday, by 6:00pm) to receive meals.

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DeJong, Goemaat Wrestle Thursday

DeJong, Goemaat Wrestle Thursday

North Mahaska wrestlers Paul DeJong and Trace Goemaat will begin their quest for a state wrestling title this Thursday at 9 a.m. at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. For DeJong, it will be his second trip to state. Goemaat will make his first appearance as part of the...

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No School Monday or Tuesday, Dec. 21-22

No School Monday or Tuesday, Dec. 21-22

Parents, Students, and Staff: We have 8 staff members who have tested positive for COVID or are presumed positive because they have COVID symptoms or have a family member who is positive. We have between 1 and 5 students who have tested positive. On the advice of...

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2021 Spanish Trip Fundraiser

2021 Spanish Trip Fundraiser

The 2021 Spanish Trip invited the administration and members of the New Sharon Community to participate in the sugar cookie decorating contest and we need the public’s help to decide the winner. The cookie with the most money will be the winner! Voting will take place...

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Mass Communication System Update

Mass Communication System Update

The district uses SwiftReach / Swift Alert as a mass communication alert system for notifying parents of important messages. We have been notified by several individuals they are not receiving district messages via the text alert system.   Some of the issues with...

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COVID Update

COVID Update

At this current time, the 14 day average positivity rate of COVID continues to increase in Mahaska County. As of 8:45 a.m. on November 5, the county positive rate was 19.4%. The positive cases within North Mahaska School continues to remain low. We are currently at 0...

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