(641) 637-4187 2163 135th Street, New Sharon, IA 50207
first grade teacher speaking to students in class

Elementary School

Our Mission

Here at North Mahaska we believe that quality education is key to personal development and begins at birth. Beyond educational development we strive to encourage personal growth and instill quality social skills. By using a variety of learning techniques you can be assured that your child is receiving a well-rounded and individualized education. Our teaching staff has a passion for the curriculum and child development which shines through in the care and excitement they bring to their classroom. Our mission is to help all children reach their maximum potential and set them up for a successful future.

From Our Parents

“Students are expected to do their best, and held to a higher standard at North Mahaska… We are very happy with North Mahaska school and very happy to be a part of it!”

Robert & Tani Buchanan


“As a North Mahaska graduate, my husband and I picked North Mahaska for their strong program of core academics and enrichment of their students. We also love how the community supports North Mahaska and one another.”

Melissa Falb

Elementary Parent and Alumni

Recent Warhawk News

Preschool Pre-enrollment Open!

Preschool Pre-enrollment Open!

Preschool Pre-Enrollment for four-year-olds for the 2024-2025 school year are now open. For any questions and or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact the Elementary Office for more information. Seats are limited, so don't wait!

NM Students Visit State Capitol

NM Students Visit State Capitol

5th graders visited the Iowa Historical Museum and Iowa State Capitol Building and had the opportunity to meet Lt. Governor Adam Gregg. They also got to watch the House in action voting on bills.