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West Branch Community School District April, 2018 Dear Superintendent Kevin Hatfield Graduation Rates, 2016 (5 Year) / 2017 (4 Year): The Department reports both a four-year and five-year cohort graduation rate. The four-year cohort graduation rate is calculated for the class of 2017 by dividing the number of students in the cohort who graduate with a…

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Dear Parents and Community, Leaders in the West Branch Community School District in cooperation with the West Branch Police Department have completed the investigation related to a threatening message found in our high school on Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  The district and police have received a confession from an identified suspect. The individual and their…

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  Progress continues on district’s specialized multiuse building that is part of a larger, future “sports complex” design for the high school. We are hopeful of having a “grand opening” in early March! The building will have: 30 yards of turf surface, restrooms, custodial closet, small meeting rooms, a small office area, an ice machine,…

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Congratulations to Coach Butch Pedersen for being recognized 2016-17 National Federation of State High School Associations’ (NFHS) Football Coach of the Year. Iowa City Press-Citizen: Butch Pedersen’s decorated career has delivered a bevy of memorable wins and coaching accolades. The veteran West Branch head man has added another. Thursday, Pedersen was named the national high school…

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Dear Parents, Staff and Community Stakeholders, On Monday, January 22, 2018, the West Branch Community School District will be holding a School Improvement Advisory Committee (SIAC) meeting. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the Hoover Elementary School Library. All members of the community, parents, students and staff are invited to…

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Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the West Branch Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have any questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Jessica Burger, Elementary Principal, 148 North Oliphant St., West Branch, IA 52358, 319-643-7211, jburger@west-branch.k12.ia.us

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