District COVID-19 Active Positive Cases

  • Total number of students and staff in isolation (currently positive) for COVID-19: one (1)
  • Current district facilities with known positive cases: 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

DHS Principal Search Stakeholder Survey

The application window for the DHS Principal position is currently open. The District will receive applications from interested applicants through March 20. As applications are collected, the District would like to gather feedback from stakeholders that will help inform the process. 

DHS parents and students are encouraged to use the link below to provide responses to the following question:

What might be the most essential attributes, knowledge, and skills needed to be an effective principal of Decorah High School?

Responses will be reviewed to build key themes. Those key themes will be used to develop interview questions and assessment tools designed to help the interview teams identify the best candidate to serve as the next DHS Principal.

DHS Stakeholder Survey Link

2022-2023 Academic Calendar

On Monday evening at 5:30 pm, the Board of Directors will hold a public hearing regarding the proposed 2022-2023 Academic Calendar. Like the past two years, the proposed calendar is an hours of instruction-based calendar and is similar in structure to the past two years. The draft of the 2022-2023 academic calendar can be reviewed at the link below.

DRAFT 2022-2023 Academic Calendar