We are DIFFERENCE MAKERS VSCSD

DISTRICT FOCUS AREAS

Our goal is for each student to have access to an effective teacher, and access to the same content, knowledge and skills in each section or class (guaranteed and viable curriculum), including a strong system of supports that gives students what they need when they need it (MTSS/RtI).

Focus #1:

We believe in supporting all students and staff to be successful

Focus #2: 

We believe in making learning clear and purposeful

Focus #3: 

We believe in ensuring students are “ready” for future learning, work, and life

Focus #4: 

We believe in building strong community partnerships

2024-25 Preschool and Kindergarten preregistration is open!

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VS High School ranked #5 Best High School in Cedar Rapids Metro Area

VS Middle School ranked #18 out of 670 best middle schools in Iowa

Tilford Elementary ranked #23 out of 496 elementary schools in Iowa

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National Blue Ribbon School!

The National Blue Ribbon Schools (NBRS) Program is one of the U.S. Department of Education’s longest-running recognition programs. This award program honors high-performing schools and schools that are making great strides in closing any achievement gaps between students.

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CLASSES FOR GRADES 1-12 START AUGUST 23!

WELCOME BACK, VIKINGS!

LET’S MAKE 2021-2022 OUTSTANDING!

As Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District begins the new year with in-person, traditional learning, use the link below to access information to prepare for the first day of class and beyond. Our district will continue to follow guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Benton County Public Health, and the Iowa Department of Public Health regarding COVID-19 safety protocols.

LATE START!

Due to the weather, Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District will have a two-hour late start today (Monday, March 7).

Please Note: Breakfast is not available on late start days.

(And a reminder of a previous schedule change — We will have an Early Out and PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES  TOMORROW, MARCH 8.)

PLEASE TRAVEL SAFE TODAY!