(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

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

URGENT: Keeping Parents Informed (Update)

URGENT: Keeping Parents Informed (Update)

Law enforcement has tracked the threat made on social media toward a student, the students' family and the students' school (NM) to an out of state IP address. They do not believe this is a credible threat. The unknown individual who made the threat was requesting...

URGENT: Keeping Parents Informed

URGENT: Keeping Parents Informed

At approximately 9:17 pm on Sept. 20, the administration was made aware that one of our high school students received a threat from an unknown person on Snapchat. The unknown person threatened harm to the school, the student, and the student's family if they did not...

Activities for the Week of August 30

Activities for the Week of August 30

Monday, August 30: JV Football vs Lynnville-Sully.....6:00 pm Tuesday, August 31: HS Volleyball at Montezuma.....5:00 pm Thursday, September 2: Cross Country at Wildwood Park Ottumwa.....4:15 pm Friday, September 3: Football at Lynnville-Sully.....7:00 pm...