2015-2016 School Year
Back to school information will be posted as it continues to become available on the website and on each building's webpage.
Beginning of the year conference sign up is listed on each building's webpage.
First day of classes grades 5-12 will be August 24th.
First day of classes grades 1-4 will be August 25th.
Females in Kindergarten will attend August 25th from 8:25 - 12:30.
Males in Kindergarten will attend August 26th from 8:25 - 12:30.
Kindergarten will begin classes August 27th.
Kindergarten Prep will begin August 27th.
3-Year-Old Preschool will begin September 3rd.
4-Year-Old Preschool will begin September 3rd.
15-16 School Calendar (approved 4/27/15)
School Supply Lists Click on the building and then grade your child will be in to retrieve 2015-2016 school lists. Building lists are also available on each building's web page.
New students to the Algona Community School District (Grades 1-12): Please complete this form if your child will be new to the Algona Community School District. Please check building websites for additional new student orientation information.
Returning Students: School registration is now available. Before paying registration fees, families are encouraged to complete and return the free and reduced application form that was mailed to all households earlier in July. You may register your child(ren) by clicking on the Parent Access tab on the website and paying by credit card or eCheck. If you prefer to pay in person, you may do so at Central Administration anytime during regular business hours (7:00 - 4:00), with extended until 6:30 on August 11, 12, 13.
All students have been assessed registration fees, and a variety of optional items exist (yearbooks, activity tickets, etc.) if you choose to purchase those items for your child. Log into the Online Parent, go to Payments, and choose the item(s) you wish to purchase. Lunch money can also be deposited on this page for your family account.
The opportunity to join the Booster Club, PTO (Parent/Teacher Organization), and VIPs (Vocal and Instrumental Promoters) has also been added as optional fees in Infinite Campus. You only need to choose these memberships once (they are added as optional fees for all students). The Booster Club has multiple levels of joining. Booster Club, Red Club and Black Club all include your name in game day programs. The A Club includes your name in game day programs, and two free passes to all Algona High School athletic events.
Chromebook Reissue: Returning 6-12 students will be able to pick up their Chromebook on August 13th from 1-7 at the High School Commons. Students need to have signature sheets and initialed checklists (to be mailed to each family) completed to pick up their Chromebook. All outstanding fees from last year must be paid prior to receiving your Chromebook. One member from each family is able to pick up all Chromebooks for the family as long as all paperwork is complete.
Pre-School and Kindergarten/Prep Registration:
Beginning of the Year Conferences: Conference sign up information (grades PK -4) is available on each building's website by clicking on the building tab above. Class lists are posted currently for grades 1-4.
It is the policy of the Algona Community School District to not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, physical traits, gender identity, national origin, gender, disability, religion, age, political party affiliation, socioeconomic status, or actual or potential parental, family or marital status in its programs, activities or employment practices. Questions or grievances related to this policy may be addressed to the district’s Equity Coordinator, Stacy Mueller, at Bertha Godfrey Elementary School, Algona, IA 50511 or call 515 295-3586. Email address is email@example.com.