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On behalf of the Board of Education, faculty and support staff, we hope your 2023–2024 school year will be filled with positive events and memories!

The District’s ultimate goal is success for all students! Click here to read the parents and students welcome letter from Superintendent Marty Jimmerson.

Families new to the district should contact central office at 319-643-7213 or email Laura Gongora at lgongora@west-branch.k12.ia.us to begin the process of enrolling your students.

E-Registration will be available starting August 1st.

  1. Update demographics and parent permissions through PowerSchool WEBSITE ONLY.
    • PowerSchool App (for viewing student information only, registration not available through PowerSchool App):  The recommended approach for parents/students accessing PowerSchool, for our district, on the mobile app is through the “Where’s my District Code?” link on the sign-in screen in the mobile app.  Please see the steps below.
      1. From the mobile app, click “Where’s my District Code?“.
      2. On the menu that opens, click “Enter Server Address“.
      3. In the Server Address box enter the following:  westbranch.powerschool.com
      4. Click continue.
      5. Login using your credentials.
  1. Pay school fees online through Make A Payment or pay by check via the Instructional Fees Form.
  2. Print and complete forms below, as needed.

For additional registration assistance or families new to the district, the district will host walk-in registration from 12-7 p.m. on August 10th at the elementary and middle-high school offices.


Acceptable Use Policy – Computers
Activities Transportation Liability Release Form
Lifeline Support for Affordable Communications
E-Registration Parent Instructions
Parent’s Guide to PowerSchool
Talented and Gifted (TAG)
Instructional Fees Form


Bus & Transportation Documents
WBCSD Student Online Bus Request
Route Information
Hard Surface Routes Information
Bus Information Packet
Bus Riding Privileges
Bus Vehicle Safety Tips
Iowa School Bus Safety
School Bus Safety Brochure


Athletic Forms Required- District Athletic Program
Athletic Forms Required for 7-12 Athletic Program
Athlete Parent Acknowledgement Form
Concussion Form
Health and Injury Information Card
Medical Release Form- Concussion
Physical Form
Proof of Insurance


Competent Private Instruction (Homeschool)
Acceptable Tests for Baseline and Annual Assessment Option
Annual Assessment Notification Sample Letter
Letter to Homeschool Families
Private Instruction Form A


Cyberbullying Parent Fact Sheet
Cyberbullying Parent Fact Sheet


Health Forms Required (turn in to nurse)
Health Forms Required by Grade
Diet Modification Request Form (Optional)
Kindergarten Physical Form
Medication Release Form
State of Iowa Dental Form
State of Iowa Vision Form


Open Enrollment Forms
Open Enrollment Application 2022-23 & 2023-24
Open Enrollment Application 2024-25 & 2025-26


School Picture Forms
West Branch Photo Order Form (fall 2023)


Extra-Curricular Activities Information
Code of Conduct
Concussion Management Protocol
Concussion: A Fact Sheet for Parents
Concussion: A Fact Sheet for Schools
Concussion: Signs & Symptoms Checklist
Returning to Learning After a Concussion


Food Assistance Outreach Program
Free and Reduced Price Meal Application Packet
Meal Charges Policy


School Supply Lists
PS-4th Grade
5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
High School

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 Dave Hlas, Elementary Principal, 148 North Oliphant St., West Branch, IA 52358, 319-643-7211, dhlas@west-branch.k12.ia.us

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