Press Releases and Media Resources

  • The District posts all press releases on this site as well as publishing news on the District Facebook and  Twitter accounts.  Please see below for a links to our press releases.   

 

2014 Press Releases

 

 

August

Waterloo East High School Track To Be Named In Honor Of Two Former Coaches

New West High School Wrestling Coach

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

School Dismissed Today At Lou Henry Elementary And Hoover Middle School Due To Power Outage

Waterloo East High School Wins Sportsmanship Award

Collaborative Autism Team Forum To Feature National Speaker With Autism

Waterloo Schools Closed September 1

Waterloo Schools Hires 89 New Teachers

No School For Pre-K through 5th Grades August 26 At Waterloo Elementaries

Kingsley Elementary Plans Cleanup Day

Waterloo Schools Buildings Closed Morning Of August 15

Waterloo Schools Seeks Volunteers To Reconnect With Dropouts

Hall Of Fame Coach Returning To Head East Basketball Program

Waterloo Schools Saves Nearly 1.5 Million Annually On Energy

Waterloo Schools Hoover Middle School Registration Moved To Education Service Center

July

Special Board Meeting…Re-entry Hearing 7.28.14

2014-15 Home School Applications Available

West High Dance Clinic For Elementary Students

East High School Sports Camps

July 21, 2014 Regular Board Meeting Press Release at 5 pm

Carver Academy Students Part Of Virtual Youth Choir

Special Board Meetings Press Release July 16 2014

East High School Apparel On Sale

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Rescheduled

Special Board Meetings Press Release July 7 2014

Waterloo Schools Announces Registration Dates For 2014-2015 School Year

June

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Postponed

Rep. Bruce Braley To Visit Waterloo West High School English Language Learners Summer Government Class

Waterloo Schools Closed July 4

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

Central Middle School Principal Announcement

July 2014 Open Enrollment Press Release

Waterloo Schools Employees Acquire Literacy Certification

Hoover Middle School Office Relocated Due To Construction

East High Baseball Change

West High School JROTC Nominated For Governors Volunteer Award

Waterloo Schools Awarded $1.5 Million For Cunningham School For Excellence

Waterloo Schools To Participate In My Waterloo Days

Waterloo East High Dual Car Washes Between Girls Track And Boys Football

Waterloo Schools Announces New Administrative Positions

Waterloo Schools Announces New Technical Education Head

West High School And East High School Marching Bands Join My Waterloo Days Parade

June 5, 2014, Regular Board Meeting at 5 pm

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Postponed

Waterloo West Wrestling Standout Named On All-American Team

Waterloo Schools Makes International Baccalaureate Official

Hoover Middle School Observatory Summer Star Party Schedule

Central Middle School Career Day With The Department Of Public Safety And Iowa State Patrol

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

May

Award-Winning Chainsaw Carver Part Of Central Middle School Celebration

Waterloo Schools Stem Program Hosts Booth At Shaping Leaders Of Tomorrow Community Event

4-Million Dollars In Scholarships Awarded To Waterloo Schools Seniors

West High School Senior Magazines Co-Winner Of Iowa Wrestler Of The Year

Lou Henry Elementary To Get Blue Zones School Designation

District Set To Balance Elementary School Enrollments And To Request An Extension Of The City Permit To Use Modular Classrooms

East High School iJAG uPLAY Carnival

Irving Elementary Walking-Running Club

West High School Wrestling Poster Gets National Recognition

Waterloo Schools Announce Graduation Dates

West High School Seniors To Receive Certificates For The National Career Readiness Certification Assessment

Waterloo Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Memorial Day

New Administrative Assignments Announced For 2014-2015

East High School Student-Directed Dinner Theatre Performance

Waterloo Schools Announces Last Day Of School

Waterloo Schools Participates In Summer Food Service Program

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled

West High School To Host West Fest With Thousands In Prizes

East High School Music On The Cedar Concert Rescheduled

West High School Senior Awarded University Of Iowa’s Presidential Scholarship

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Cancelled

Braille Flag To Be Presented To Orange Elementary Student

May 12, 2014 Regular Board Meeting

New East High School Football Coach For 2014-15 School Year

Hoover IMPACTT Basketball Championship

East High Alumni Ring of Honor Paver Project

East High School iJAG Yard Sale

Waterloo West High School Athletic Events Postponed And Cancelled

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Postponed

Waterloo Hoover Middle School Pre-Iowa Bandmasters Association Concert

April

Waterloo Schools Athletic Event Cancelled

Penny Wars At Central Middle School Raise Money For Stand For The Silent

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed And Cancelled

Waterloo Schools Foundation Super Student Scholarship Hunt Registration

Author Anne Goudvis To Visit Irving Elementary For Staff Professional Development Learning

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled And Postponed

Board of Education Meeting for April 24, 2014

Hoover Middle School Leadership Day

Waterloo Schools TeamMates Mentor Receives Mayors Volunteer Award

Orange Elementary Plans Leadership Night

East High School Theatre Department Presents The Young, The Bold And The Murdered

No Pre-Kindergarten Or Kindergarten On May 2 At Waterloo Schools

WSF Awards 100,000th Dollar In Innovative Teaching Grants

West High School Supporters Receive Friend Of School Award

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled And Postponed

Fred Becker Elementary Penny War Service Project

Waterloo Schools Closed Friday, April 18

East High School Man Power Group Tours African-American Museum Of Iowa

West High School Student Signs Letter Of Intent

Waterloo Schools Wins Multiple Public Relations Awards

East High School Students To Represent Iowa At National Speech And Debate Tournament

Reception Planned For Waterloo Schools African-American Book Donation Recipients

Hoover Middle School Observatory Star Party Schedule

Waterloo Schools Presents IAAE Annual Spring Conference

Becker Elementary Plans Leader In Me Event

Collaborative Autism Team Forum At AEA267

March

Waterloo Schools Students Place At State Science And Technology Fair Of Iowa

Waterloo Schools Will Not Use Good Friday For Snow Make-Up

West High Girls Basketball Coach Thanks Community

Waterloo Schools Recognized By Character Counts

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

Waterloo Hoover Middle School Relay For Life Project

East High School iJAG Yard Sale

East High School iJAG Midnight Pancake Breakfast

March 24, 2014 Regular Board of Education Meeting

Waterloo East High School Student Receives Awards At Eastern Iowa Science & Engineering Fair

Waterloo Community School’s Dropout Rate Decreases Substantially

Hoover Middle School Power Outage Scheduled Due To Construction

Waterloo East And West High Schools Student Leadership Teams Discuss Bullying Prevention At AEA 267

Spring Break At Waterloo Schools

Dr. Walter Cunningham School For Excellence 5K Run-Walk

Waterloo Kingsley Elementary Reading Challenge Success

March 10, 2014 Regular Board for Education Meeting

Waterloo Lincoln Elementary Family Literacy Night

Waterloo Schools Announce Kindergarten Round Up Dates

Waterloo Schools Secures Over Three-Million Dollars In Teacher Leadership And Compensation Program

Water Main Break Repair Cancels West High School Wednesday, March 5

February

Waterloo West Girls Basketball State Tournament Tickets On Sale

Waterloo West Athletics Recognition Assembly

East High School Hosts 77th Annual Swing Show

Teammates Mentoring Program Students Become UNI Panther For A Day

February 24, 2014 Regular and Special Board Meetings

Camp Invention Inspires The Next Generation Of Innovators Registration Now Underway

Waterloo West Wrestlers Place 1st And 3rd

Luncheon Will Be Held As Part Of Waterloo School Board Recognition Week, March 2-8

Waterloo Community Schools Early Dismissal Today

Waterloo Community School District Meeting To Exchange Initial Proposal With American Federation Of State, County & Municipal Employees Has Been Cancelled

Waterloo West Senior Named National Merit Finalist

Waterloo Hoover Middle School 8th Grade Band Selected For Highest Honor at State

PreK-12 Conferences At Most Waterloo Community Schools

All Waterloo Schools Practices And Events Cancelled

Waterloo Bunger Middle School Receives PBIS Banner Plus School Award

Waterloo George Washington Carver Academy To Compete At State FTC-Iowa Tournament

East High School iJAG Midnight Pancake Breakfast

Waterloo Kittrell Elementary Celebrates Black History Month

East High School iJAG Yard Sale

Hoover Middle School Girls Participate In Introduce A Girl To Engineering Event

Waterloo Community School District Will Exchange Initial Proposals With WESP, WEA And AFSCME

Ribbon Cutting & Open House Planned At Waterloo Schools Foundation

February 10 and 12 Regular and Special Board Meetings

Donation To Fund African-American Literature In Waterloo Schools

Waterloo East High Women Of Tomorrow Annual Soul Food Dinner And Concert

East High School’s First Basketball Ring Of Honor

Lincoln Elementary Celebrates Black History Month

Cancelled–Collaborative Autism Team Forum At AEA267

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

Three Waterloo West Students Sign National Letter Of Intent

Tickets On Sale February 4, 2014, For The West vs. East Game

January

No School Friday, February 7 at Waterloo Schools

2014 State Large Group Speech Contest At Waterloo West High School

January 27, 2014 Board of Education Meeting

Black Hawks Hockey Players To Visit Kingsley Paws Assembly

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed-Cancelled

Collaborative Autism Team Forum At AEA267

East High School Presents The Music Man

Kingsley Elementary Assembly And Read-In

Waterloo Schools After School Activities Cancelled For January 23, 2014

Waterloo Schools Athletic Events On As Scheduled

East High School Educator Selected As Future Leader

Waterloo Community School District Will Exchange Initial Proposals With WESP, WEA And AFSCME

Invent Iowa Participants Advance To State Level

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

East High School Senior To Sign National Letter Of Intent

Open Enrollment Deadline for the 2014-15 School Year

Waterloo Community Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

Board of Education Meeting on January 13, 2014

All Waterloo Schools Athletic Events And After School Activities Cancelled For Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Tickets On Sale January 7, 2014, For The Waterloo Schools West Vs. East Game

No School Monday, January 13 At Waterloo Schools

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellation

International Baccalaureate Parent-Student Meetings

 

2013 Press Releases

December

Revision–Some Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled For Friday, December 20, 2013–(The Battle Of Waterloo Will Continue)

All Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled For Friday, December 20, 2013

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellations And Events On As Scheduled

Waterloo Schools Athletic Cancellations

Special Meeting For Superintendent Search 12/20/13

Becker Elementary Service Project For Women’s Shelter

Special Board Meeting for Superintendent Search

Waterloo Schools’ Schedule For Holiday Break

Waterloo School Board Seeks Input On Superintendent Search

Waterloo School Board Meeting for December 9, 2013

Waterloo Schools Adds Text Alerts To Winter Weather Plan

Hoover Middle School Plans Night Of The Notables

Waterloo School Board Plans Special Meeting In Superintendent Search

Battle Of Waterloo Brings 32 Wrestling Teams & Nearly $500,000 To Local Economy

Durham School Services Works To Fill The Bus With Toys For Tots

West High School Athletic Cancellation

Waterloo Schools Superintendent Announces Retirement

Hoover Middle School Observatory Star Party

November

West High School 3rd Annual Dance Marathon And Pep Assembly

West High School Wins The Cliff Brees Fall 2013 Sportsmanship Award

Board of Education Meeting on November 25, 2013

Longtime Waterloo Schools Employee Named 2014 Iowa Middle School Director Of The Year And 2014 Ne District Athletic Director Of The Year

Waterloo Community Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Thanksgiving Holiday

Lincoln Elementary And Lowell Elementary Host Thanksgiving Dinners

Hoover Middle School & Lou Henry Elementary Evacuate Due To Gas Leak

AFJROTC Cadets Assist Highland Elementary Students To Write Letters To Veterans

State Education Director Visiting Waterloo Schools

East High School Student Art Exhibition

Cedar Valley STEM Festival

Waterloo Schools Celebrates American Education Week

Waterloo Schools Student News (WSSN) Broadcast

Board of Education Meeting on November 11, 2013
Hoover Middle School Observatory Star Party

Waterloo Community School District Sharing Results Of A School Climate Survey

West High’s Veterans Day Assembly

Memorial For West High Graduate

Waterloo Schools Choral Students Invited To Perform With Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony

Daily Point Of Light Award Presented To Waterloo Schools’ Reconnect To Graduate Volunteers

October

Koats 4 Kids Donations Requested

Collaborative Autism Team Forum At AEA267

Bully-Shown At-Unite For The Night- Movie Night At East High School And Expo Alternative Learning Center

Board of Education Meeting 10-28-13
College Application And Scholarship Help Sessions At Waterloo High Schools

Prek-12 Conferences At Most Waterloo Schools

Community Members Invited To 21st Century High School Town Hall Meetings

Board of Education Special and Regular Meetings, October 14, 2013

Community Kids Connection Volunteer Recruitment Breakfast

Visiting Professor To Speak At West High School About Dual Language Learners & Children Of Poverty

Hoover Middle School Observatory Grand Re-Opening

Orange Elementary Sets Grand Opening Celebration

Anti-Bullying Month Events At Waterloo Community Schools

September

Anti-Bullying Month Events At Expo Alternative Learning Center

West High School Celebrates Homecoming Week

Ring Of Honor Ceremony To Celebrate East High School Football Announced

99-Year-Old To Receive East High School Diploma

Board of Education Meeting September 23, 2013

East High School Celebrates Homecoming Week

Waterloo Churches Give Back To Schools

Adjusted Athletic And After School Schedule At Waterloo Schools For Tuesday 9-10

Adjusted Athletic Schedule At Waterloo Schools For Tuesday 9-10

Early Dismissal For Some Waterloo Schools On Tuesday, September 10

Adjusted Athletic Schedule At Waterloo Schools For Monday 9-9

Early Dismissal For Some Waterloo Schools-Monday, September 9

Waterloo Schools Sponsoring Supporting The Needs Of The Gifted Meetings

Board of Education Meeting 9-9-13 and 9-11-13 Regular and Special Session
No School On Friday, September 6 and 13 At Waterloo Schools
Cedar Valley Family STEM Festival Committee Seeks Exhibitors For Upcoming Event
Collaborative Autism Team Forum At AEA267

August

Adjusted Athletic Schedule At East High School For Friday 8-30
Waterloo Schools Closed September 2nd
Adjusted Athletic Schedule At Waterloo Schools For Thursday 8-29 And Friday 8-30
Early Dismissal For Some Waterloo Schools And After School Activity Cancellations
Early Dismissal For Some Waterloo Schools And After School Activity Cancellations
Board of Education Meeting on August 26, 2013
No School For PK-5 August 29 At Most Waterloo Elementaries
Waterloo Schools Parents Invited To International Baccalaureate Program Meeting
2013-14 Home School Applications Available
Celebrate Learning And Leadership Ribbon Cutting Ceremony At Hoover Middle School Open House Night
Waterloo School Buildings Closed Morning Of August 20
Welcome Back Lincoln Night At Lincoln Elementary
Orientation Information For Waterloo Middle And High School Students
School Board of Education Meeting August 12, 2013
Waterloo Schools Name New Assistant Principal At Hoover Middle School
Waterloo Schools Name New Principal For Hoover Middle School

July

Waterloo Schools Parents Invited To International Baccalaureate Program Meeting
Waterloo Schools Name New Executive Director Of Elementary Education And Professional Development
Waterloo Schools Name New Principal For Highland Elementary & New Band Director For West High School
West High School Baseball Postponed
Kindergarten Start Dates For The 2013-2014 School Year
Board of Education Meeting on July 8, 2013
Waterloo Schools Announce Registration Dates For 2013-2014 School Year
Waterloo Schools Closed July 4th

June

Open Enrollment Applications Available July 1 for Iowa Residents
East High VS Cedar Falls Baseball Game Postponed
West High School Baseball VS Cedar Rapids Prairie Postponed
Waterloo Schools Special Education Summer Institute
East High School Baseball Games Canceled
East High School Baseball VS Dubuque Wahlert Postponed
West High School Baseball VS Dubuque Postponed
West High School Baseball Postponed
Waterloo Schools Earns National Honors for Communications
STEM Camps Offered At Waterloo Schools
High School Teacher Chosen To Present At Fine Arts In Iowa Core
Superintendent’s Evaluation on June 20, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.
Grant Will Help Kittrell Elementary Students Collaborate On Tech Projects
West High School Softball Rescheduled
Board of Education Meeting on June 10, 2013
West High School Softball Postponed
East High School Baseball Postponed
West High School Baseball Postponed

May

West High School Softball Postponed
Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed
May 31, 2013 Special Session Board of Education Meeting
East High School Baseball Postponed
Kittrell Elementary Receives Blue Zone Validation
Waterloo Community Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Memorial Day
Waterloo Schools Announces 2013 Reunion Schedule
Waterloo Schools Announce New East High School Basketball Coach for 2013-2014 School Year
Cunningham Student Recognition – May 24
Waterloo Schools Announce New East High School Wrestling Coach For 2013-2014 School Year
Waterloo Schools Retiring Employees Honored
Bunger Memorial Lounge Open House
6th Annual Team Trela At George Washington Carver Academy
Waterloo Community School District Announces Last Day Of School
Board of Education Meeting on May 13, 2013
Waterloo Community Schools Sponsor Summer Food Service Program-Food That’s In When School Is Out
Waterloo Schools Announce Graduation Dates
West High School West Fest Is Back
Orange Elementary Sets School Closing Ceremony

April

Administrative Appointments for 2013-14
Board of Education Work Session on 5-8-13
Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed, Cancelled, And As Scheduled
Voluntary Transfer Program Applications Available For Middle And High School
20th Annual Turnaround Achievement Awards
East High School Music Department Presents Music On The Cedar
West High School Boys Track Cancelled
East High School Boys Track Cancelled
Waterloo Schools Announce Registration Dates For 2013-14 School Year
West High School Tennis Postponed-April 19
Waterloo Schools Honor Educators 2013
Orange Elementary Student To Compete At Invent Iowa Meritorious Scholarship Competition

West High School Tennis Postponed
Board of Education Meeting on April 22, 2013
Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Postponed

East High School And West High School Students Chosen For Boys State
West High School Wahawk Girls Track Invite Postponed
West High School Athletic Events Postponed
National Volunteer Week is April 21-27, 2013
West High School Wahawk Soccer Schedule Revised
West High School Tennis Rescheduled
West High School Track Cancelled For April 12
West High School Tennis Postponed And Rescheduled For April 11
East High School Tennis Postponed And Rescheduled For April 11
East High School Athletic Events Cancelled-Postponed And Rescheduled For April 11 And 12
West High School Athletic Events Postponed And Rescheduled For April 11
West High School Athletic Events Cancelled-Postponed For April 9
Central Middle School Students Win At National History Day Competition
West High School Athletic Events Cancelled-Postponed For April 9
Orange Elementary Receives Blue Zone Validation
No PreKindergarten Or Kindergarten On April 26 At Waterloo Schools
East High School Students Take First Place in Physics Competition
West High School Golf Postponed Thursday, April 4
Dr. Gary Norris To Speak At April 9th PTO Meeting At Kingsley Elementary School
Work Session and Regular Board of Education Meeting on April 8, 2013
Dr. Walter Cunningham School For Excellence Lead To Succeed Leadership Day
Iowa Workforce Development Resume Cover Letter Workshop At Poyner Elementary
Cedar Rapids Kennedt Tennis Meets Are Cancelled For 4-2-13

March

West High Student Helps Families with Dress Code Clothing Drive
Dr. Walter Cunningham School For Excellence Hosts 3rd Annual 5k RunWalk And Kids Fun Run
West High School Speech And Theatre Presents The Orphan Train
Board of Education Meeting on March 25, 2013
Expo Selected By Vans For Shoe Design Contest

Dr. Gary Norris To Speak At April 9th PTO Meeting At Kingsley Elementary School
Senator Danielson To Speak At March 12th PTO Meeting At Kingsley Elementary School
Board of Education Meeting on March 11, 2013
Changes Planned For Programming Housed At Castle Hill School

February
March 10-16 Is Waterloo School Board Recognition Week
Waterloo Schools Announce New East High School Football Coach For 2013-14 School Year
Spring Break At Waterloo Community Schools
PreK-12 Conferences At Most Waterloo Schools
East High School Senior Citizen Swing Show Performance Cancelled
Waterloo Community Schools Closing Early Today, February 26, 2013
East High School Boys Sub-State Basketball Game On Schedule Today
Event Postponed-5th Annual Black History Program & Soul Food Dinner At Fred Becker Elementary
Board of Education Meeting February 25, 2013, Agenda Revised
Waterloo West Students Wins Iowa High School Speech Association Large Group All-State Festival
5th Annual Black History Program & Soul Food Dinner At Fred Becker Elementary
Lincoln Elementary Celebrates Black History Month
Waterloo East Sends Student To National Speech Tournament
East High School Big E Booster Club Pancake Breakfast
Tickets for East-West Boys Substate Game on Sale
Orange Elementary and Lowell Elementary Celebrates Black History Month
Dr. Walter Cunningham School For Excellence Celebrates Black History Month
Board of Education Meeting on February 11, 2013

January
East High School Hosts 76th Annual Swing Show
Waterloo Schools Announce Kindergarten Round Up Dates
Iowa Safe And Supportive Schools Survey
Camp Invention Inspires The Next Generation Of Innovators-Registration Now Underway
Board of Education Meeting on January 28, 2013
Waterloo Community School District Will Exchange Initial Proposals With Waterloo Education Association And Waterloo Educational Support Personnel

Hoover Middle School Expanded Learning Program Chautauqua
West vs East Basketball Game Procedures 2013
Invent Iowa Participants Advance To State Level
Waterloo Community Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Board of Education Meeting on January 14. 2013
West High School Athletics Rescheduled

2012 Press Releases

December

All Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled
Waterloo Schools’ Schedule For Holiday Break
Tickets On Sale December 17 For The Waterloo East VS West Game
Third Annual Battle Of Waterloo Wrestling Tournament
Board of Education Meeting on 12-10-12
George Washington Carver Academy 2012 Winter Concert

November
Board of Education Special Session Meeting on December 6, 2012
New Partners In Education in the Waterloo Schools

Orange Elementary GLOBE Science Club
Metropolitan Opera Live HD Program in the Waterloo Schools

Cunningham “Sharpen Your Saw” Parent Night

Board of Education Meeting November 26, 2012
Waterloo Downtown Rotary Club Donates Coats to Local Elementary Students

Helicopter Visit To Highland And Expo To Celebrate Veterans Day
Board of Education Meeting on November 12, 2012
Waterloo Schools Celebrate American Education Week
Waterloo Community Schools And Education Service Center Closed For Thanksgiving Holiday

Lincoln Elementary Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Kittrell Elementary Walking Club

October
Waterloo Schools’ Students Selected For All State Band Festival
East And West High Schools At Veterans Day Concert
Poyner Elementary Needs Volunteers For Beautification Project
Teaching for a Global Society
Waterloo Exchange Club Donates Flags To Three Waterloo Schools

Waterloo East High Presents “Godspell:  The Musical
Waterloo Schools Celebrates Red Ribbon Week
31 Organizations Recognized as Together for Tomorrow Challenge Winners

Board Of Education Meeting On October 22, 2012, AT 5:45 p.m.
PreK-12 Conferences At Most Waterloo Schools
Irving Fundraiser
iJAG Community Forum
Board Of Education Meeting On October 8, 2012
Iowa Supreme Court to Hear Arguments at West High

September
Board Of Education Meeting on September 24, 2012
Ring Of Honor Ceremony To Celebrate East High Football Announced

Dismissal of Waterloo Schools Today
Mayor’s Annual Fun Run for 4th Graders Scheduled for September 11, 2012
East High School 2012 Hall Of Fame Inductees
September 10, 2012, Board of Education Meeting

August
Adjusted Athletic Schedule at Waterloo Schools
Early Dismissal For Waterloo Schools
No School For PK-5 September 6 At Most Waterloo Elementaries
August 27, 2012, Regular Board of Education Meeting
East High School Trojan Tailgate

Waterloo Schools Opening Day Celebration
August 13, 2012, Regular Board of Education Meeting at 6:00 p.m.

Media Notice 8-16-12 Expulsion Hearing

Orientation Information For Middle And High School Students

July
2012-2013 Home School Applications Available
Cupcakes of Hope–PRESS RELEASE–
Fun Run Walk Charity Event
Counselors Available At Kingsley And Poyner
Waterloo Schools And The Community Reach Out To Dropouts
Waterloo Schools Announce Appointments
Board of Education Meeting, July 9, 2012
Media Notice July 2, 2012, Special and Work Session

June
Open Enrollment Applications Available July 1
Media Notice 6-26-12 Special Session

Waterloo Schools Announce Appointments

First Annual Special Education Summer Institute Event
Waterloo Schools Dress Code Application for Assistance Now Available

Interim East High Boys Basketball Coach Recommended
East High Tenth Annual 4 Person Best Shot Athletic Fundraiser
Waterloo Schools Announce Registration Dates For 2012-2013 School Year-Revised
Waterloo Schools Announce Registration Dates For 2012-2013 School Year
Board of Education Special Session Meetings
REVISED Media Notice for June 11, 2012, Board of Education Meeting
June 11, 2012, Board of Education Meeting

Waterloo Schools Baseball and Softball Games Rescheduled

May
Administrators named for West High and Central Middle School
East High School Student Going To Iowa Ambassadors Of Music European Tour

West High Student Named National Merit Scholar
MORE DETAILS FOR THE ROOFING PROJECT BIDS
Update: Media Notice 5-23-12 Board Meeting

Waterloo Schools Announces 2012 Reunion Schedule

May 23, 2012 Board Of Education Meeting
Revised Media Notice for 5-14-12
Lead to Succeed Leadership Day Planned At Cunningham

May 14, 2012, Board of Education Meeting
Waterloo Community Schools Sponsor Summer Food Service Program – Food That’s In When School Is Out
East High Students Promote Literacy Through Theater

April
Waterloo Schools Honor Educators
East High Speech And Debate Sponsors 1st Annual Intermediate School Guernsey Invitational Debate

Lowell Elementary Receives Benches Through The Build With Bags Grant Program
Voluntary Transfer Program Applications Available For Middle And High School
New Administrative Appointments Announced for 2012-13
City and School District Propose Sharing of Technology Services
Memorandum
Revised Media Notice for the April 23, 2012, Board Of Education Meeting

Waterloo East High School Athletic Events Rescheduled
Waterloo Schools Athletic Events Cancelled-Postponed
April 23, 2012, Board Of Education Meeting
Three Waterloo Teachers To Receive $1000 Gold Star Awards For Outstanding Teaching
Band And Orchestra Festivals At East And West High Schools
Meeks Announces Resignation From Waterloo Board Of Education
Waterloo Schools Announce Office of Advanced Learning
George Washington Carver Academy To Host Iowa Moms Night Out For Stem Event

Holocaust Survivor To Speak At Central Middle School
Waterloo Schools to Hold Press Conference
West High School Presents The Wizard Of Oz
Kittrell Elementary Plans Ice Cream Social
April 9, 2012, Regular School Board Meeting
JROTC Blood Drive At East High School
Waterloo Schools Announce Graduation Dates
Waterloo Community School District Announces Last Day of School
Creating Unity Between Schools Graduation
Waterloo Schools Closed April 6, 2012

March
Cunningham Elementary Plans Community 5K Run-Walk To Promote Healthy Minds And Bodies
George Washington Carver Academy Plans Junior Achievement Financial Literacy Fair
March 26, 2012, Board of Education Meeting

East High School Participates in Books Without Borders Service Learning Project With UNI
Board of Education Work Session 3-20-12

West High Adaptive Sports Awareness And Fundraiser
West High Theater And Music Departments Present The Wizard of Oz
West High Gently Used Book Collection
West High School West Fest Is Back
Waterloo Schools Kingsley Elementary And Lou Henry Elementary Plan 5K Run Walk Fundraiser
East High Plans Pancake Breakfast
March 25-31 is Waterloo School Board Recognition Week
East Culinary Students Compete in the 2012 Iowa Prostart Invitational Culinary Competition

Hoover Middle School Students Create Projects With The Volunteer Center Of Cedar Valley

February
East High School Sponsors 1st Annual Trojan Football Lift-A-Thon Fundraiser
Board of Education Blue Zone Work Session
Kittrell Students Celebrate School’s Diversity
Board of Education Meeting February 27, 2012
East High School To Compete At State Academic Decathlon Competition
Orange Elementary Plans Wacky Winter Wellness Night
Board of Education Special Session Meeting, March 1 & March 5
Orange Elementary Will Present Research at UNI’s “Spotlight Gallery”
East High School Competes in National Speech and Debate Qualifying Tournament
East High School Speech and Debate Team Wins Trophies
Tickets for East-West Substate Game on Sale
New Partners In Education in the Waterloo Schools
Irving Elementary Plans Family Literacy Night
February 13, 2012, Regular Board Meeting
No Prekindergarten or Kindergarten on April 13, 2012 at Waterloo Schools
No School on Friday, February 10, 2012 at Waterloo Schools
Kittrell Elementary Celebrates Black History Month
4th Annual Black History & Soul Food Dinner At Fred Becker Elementary
Author Ryan Sloth Visits Waterloo Schools Poyner Elementary
Board of Education Special Session Meeting on February 6th
January
Open Enrollment Deadlines for 2012-2013 School Year
Tickets Available for East vs West Basketball Game
Waterloo Schools West High School Athletic Event Rescheduled
Waterloo Schools West High School Athletic Event Postponed
Iowa Public Television’s Dan Wardell and The Cat in the Hat to Host Special Story Times in Waterloo & Storm Lake
Updated Waterloo School Calendar for 2012-13 School Year
January 23, 2012, Regular Board Meeting and Math Work Session
Waterloo Community School District Events Cancelled-Postponed
Waterloo Community School Offices Closing
Waterloo Schools Announce Kindergarten Round Up Dates
Waterloo Schools Lowell Elementary Students Plan Community Wide Awareness Event
Camp Invention Registration
Waterloo Schools East High School Athletic Event Postponed
Waterloo Schools East High School Athletic Event Cancelled for January 12, 2012
Waterloo Schools West High School Athletic Event Cancelled for January 12, 2012
Waterloo Schools Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Fred Becker Elementary Hosts Grand Opening
Waterloo Community School District Opening Bargaining With Waterloo Educational Support Personnel
January 9, 2012, Regular Board Meeting
Kittrell Elementary PTO Movie Night
Waterloo Mentors Celebrate National Mentoring Month 2012
Waterloo Schools Increase Security Measures For East VS West Game
Waterloo Community School District at Invent Iowa Convention

2011 Press Releases
December
Waterloo Education Service Center Closed for Holidays
REVISED December 12, 2011, Board of Education Meeting
Orange Elementary Groundbreaking Celebration Announcement
December 12, Board of Education Meeting
New and Used Books – Waterloo Community School District

November
Board of Education, Work, Regular, and Special Sessions
Battle of Waterloo Scheduled
Edison Elementary Sets School Closing Ceremony
American Education Week, November 13-19
Waterloo School District Celebrates American Education Week
November 14, 2011, Work Session & Regular Board Meeting

 October
Kittrell Early Childhood Learning Center Open House
New Partners In Education in the Waterloo Schools
Leader Valley Rally Flier
2011-12 Official Enrollments Numbers Announced, 2011-2012 Official Enrollment Numbers
October 24th Board of Education Meeting Time Change
Board of Education Special Session October 17, 2011
Revised Board of Education on October 10, 2011
Board of Education Meeting on October 10, 2011
Target and The Heart of America Foundation Unveil a New Library at Lincoln Elementary in Waterloo

September
West High in Session Today
Senior Citizen Passes Available
September 26, Waterloo Community School Board Of Education Meeting
Ring of Honor Ceremony Celebrating East High Athletes Announced
Mayor’s Annual Fun Run for 4th Graders Scheduled for September 15, 2011
September 12, Waterloo Community Schools Board of Education Meeting
iJAG Hosts Community Forum
Waterloo High Schools Adjusted Activities Calendar for Sept 1
Waterloo Schools Early Dismissal, Follow Wednesday Schedule

August
Proposed Decision Regarding the Waterloo Schools Dress Code
Waterloo Competes in Coaches Mentoring Challenge
Waterloo Schools and Buildings Closed August 15, a.m.
August 10, Special Meeting of the Waterloo Board of Education
August 8th & 10, Waterloo Community Schools Board of Education Meetings
August 3, 2011, Board of Education Meeting

  July
Free & Reduced Lunch Applications Available Online
Orientation for11-12
Home School Applications Available
Families Offered Choice of Schools Under NCLB Law
UEN: Iowa Must Address Funding Formula, Student Assment, Changing Demographics As Key Parts Of Transforming
Orange Administrator Change 2011
Closed Session and Board Meeting on 7-11-11
Waterloo Schools Closed July 4th

 June
Carol Boyce Selected For 2011 Museum Of The EarthPoyner Administrator Named
Waterloo Schools Help Families with Standardized Dress Code Program
Judy Fossell PRIDE Scholarship Winners Announced
June 13, 2011, Regular Board Meeting
F. Marjorie Anderson Scholarship Winners Announced
Dr. Walter Cunningham Scholarship Winners Announced
Trolley Kids Set to Begin
Camp Invention Spots Still Available

 May
Target and The Heart of America Foundation Announce Lincoln Elementary School to Receive a Renovated Library
Board of Education Special Session
Last Day of School Announced

Board Meeting Media Notice 5-23-11
Waterloo School Retiring Employees Honored, 2011 List of Retirees
Waterloo Schools Seeks 2011 Reunion Information
2011 Gold Star Teachers Announced
Summer Food Service Program2011

APRIL
Hoover Assistant Principal Named
Irving Administrators Named
Voluntary Transfer Forms Available 2011-12
Raptor Press Release
April 4, 2011, Regular Board Meeting, SINA and Real estate SS
Registration for 2011-12 School Year
Waterloo Schools Honor Educators
School Board Recognition Week