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Mediapolis CSD is hiring the following teaching position for the 2021-2022 school year.* High School Special Education (Strategist I)- A signing bonus will be offered for this position.- Certified teachers who are willing to get a conditional endorsement in special education and take classes for certification at the district's expense are encouraged to apply.Applicants should apply through the Teach Iowa website.Questions or inquiries should be directed to:Roger Thornburg, 6-12 PrincipalP.O. Box 358, Mediapolis, IA 52637thornburgr@mepoedu.orgAA/EOE ... See MoreSee Less
This year has been such a pleasure getting to work with all of these amazing students here at Mediapolis Elementary. Thank you for welcoming me into the MEPO community with open arms for my first year of teaching. Due to circumstances the elementary music program was unable to perform their normal spring concerts, however we decided to create our own version of a concert in our classroom. Please enjoy Mediapolis Elementary’s 2020-2021 Music Program-Ms. Deutmeyer 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less
Reminder: Today, 5/26 is a full day of school with no early dismissal.Tomorrow, 5/27 is the last day of school for the 2020-2021 school year and students will be dismissed at 1:45. ... See MoreSee Less
1st Graders celebrating the end of the year with beach day! The books they are reading were donated by the United Methodist Church. The students and staff greatly appreciate this act of generosity!!! ... See MoreSee Less
Reminder:Tomorrow, 5/19/21, will be a full day of school. There will not be an early dismissal since we are making up for a day missed due to inclement weather. ... See MoreSee Less
Mediapolis School Removing Mask RequirementEffective immediately, Mediapolis Community School District will be removing the mask requirements for students and staff due to the new guidance by Iowa Public Health and the Department of Education. While COVID-19 positive and symptomatic children will be excluded, exposed children will no longer be required to stay home, regardless of mask usage. When there is a positive case, parents will be given information around the exposed case in order to make their own informed decisions regarding risks. If your student tests positive for COVID-19, the following will be required to return: 10 days after symptoms start and 24 hours with no fever and improved symptoms OR 10 days after positive test (if no symptoms).It will be left up to the parent to make the decision if they want their child to continue to wear a face covering for reasons that make sense to their family or that child’s individual health condition.Again, this is effective Monday, May 17th.Please keep in mind that this is a fluid situation and we will monitor local/county data regularly for thresholds and increases in COVID cases working with the Iowa Department of Public Health, Des Moines County Public Health, and the CDC. ... See MoreSee Less
The Mediapolis School Board Meeting tonight will begin at 6:00 PM rather than 6:30 PM to allow board members and administrator to attend Scholarship Night in the auditorium at 7:00 PM. ... See MoreSee Less
1st Grade celebrated Mother's Day with "Muffins with Mom" What a special way to honor these amazing students and mothers! ... See MoreSee Less

NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Students, parents, employees and others doing business with or performing services for the Mediapolis Community School District are hereby notified that this school district does not discriminate on the basis of age (except for permitting/prohibiting students to engage in certain activities), race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status (in programs), gender, socioeconomic status (in programs), creed, or genetic information (in employment) in admission or access to, or treatment in, its programs and activities and in employment practices, pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and other applicable state and federal laws.

The District has adopted grievance procedures for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to sex discrimination pursuant to Title IX, please contact Roger Thornburg, Title IX Coordinator, 725 N. Northfield Street, PO BOX 358, Mediapolis, IA 52637, (319) 394-3101 ext. 1126, thornburgr@mepoedu.org, or the U.S. Department of Education (attn. Assistant Secretary, Office for Civil Rights; 400 Maryland Avenue Southwest, Washington, DC 20202; 800-421-3481; OCR@ed.gov). If you have questions or a grievance related to any other type of discrimination, please contact the Superintendent, 725 N. Northfield Street, Mediapolis, IA 52637.