Swim Lesson Scholarship Program

Learning to swim is an opportunity every child should have, not only because of the recreation and exercise it provides, but also because it can help keep children safe. According to the National Safe Kids Campaign, drowning is the second leading cause of injury-related death among children ages 1 through 14. To ensure that every […]

District Parent Organization (DPO) Message

On Wednesday, November 8th, Northwest Junior High will host the monthly District Parent Organization (DPO) meeting from 6-7:30 pm.  The guest speaker will be Iowa City Community School District Special Education Director Lisa Glenn who will provide an overview of the work currently underway in the Special Education department.  In addition, questions will be addressed […]

Message from Superintendent Murley

Congratulations to the Iowa City Home School Assistance Program on the 10th Anniversary!  At this point it is good to stop and reflect on the mission of the ICHSAP to provide resources, enrichment activities and support to families who serve as parent educators for their children.  It is also an opportunity to celebrate some of our […]

New Technology Class Offerings!

Techie Tuesday: iPad Basics Gr. K-2Tuesday, October 24 12:00 – 1:00 pm Come and look at some cool apps and learn how to save things that you make. Be sure to bring your fully-charged school iPad. Type to Learn Gr. 3-up Parents welcome Friday, November 3 10:00-11:00 am Keyboarding is an essential skill! Come and […]

K-12 Service Learning: Dominica Hurricane Relief Effort

ICHSAP is rallying together to support the hurricane relief effort on the small island of Dominica. Dominica was devastated by Hurricane Irma and many school children are without basic supplies. During the month of October, our service learning will focus on the country and culture of Dominica, humanitarian aide, empathy, caring, and hurricanes. We have […]