November 4, 2021

District COVID-19 Active Positive Cases

  • Total number of students and staff in isolation (currently positive) for COVID-19: three (3)
  • Current district facilities with known positive cases: John Cline Elementary, Carrie Lee Elementary

DCSD reports COVID-19 data in alignment with the direction of the Iowa Department of Public Health. The full guidance can be found at the link below.

IDPH Information Sharing Guidance for Schools and Local Public Health


There will be no school Friday, November 5 nor Friday, November 12. November 5th is a comp day for the time teachers dedicated to parent-teacher conferences this week. Next Friday the 12th is a professional learning day for the staff. 

November School Board Meeting

Typically, regular school board meetings are held on the second Monday of each month. In November the meeting is held on the third Monday to accommodate the certification of election results. The November meeting will be held Monday, November 15 beginning at 6:00 pm. There will actually be two meetings that evening. The current board will meet to begin the evening; then a second meeting will be held in order to swear in newly-elected board members.