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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

Parents

“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

“From amazing teachers in both the Elementary and High School, to wonderful staff and administration, it’s as if we have a whole other family helping to raise our kids. What a wonderful feeling for working parents, knowing your children are in a great place. We are proud to be Warhawks!”

Mark & Janine Moore

Parents

Recent Warhawk News

North Mahaska Student Safety

North Mahaska Student Safety

North Mahaska Community Schools has been working with Mahaska County Emergency Management on a vulnerability assessment. One of the things highlighted from the study was the need to get information to students quickly, which has led to our work with Quick Access, a...

NM Spanish Classes Visit Kindergarteners

NM Spanish Classes Visit Kindergarteners

The Spanish 3 and 4 students visited the Kindergarten classes before break to talk about a few holiday traditions from Spanish speaking countries. Spanish 3 visited Mrs. DeBoef’s class and talked about Three Kings Day. Spanish 4 visited Mrs. Denburger’s class and...

NMXC Food Drive

NMXC Food Drive

The North Mahaska cross country team will be hosting a food drive. Those wishing to participate can drop off their non-perishable items at the McVay Building. Make sure to drop off your items before December 10, 2022!