πŸ‘ A round of applause πŸ‘ for Poppy Malone and Cadence Heggen as they wrapped up an outstanding journey at the 2024 IGHSAU State Wrestling Tournament! Your dedication, hard work, and perseverance have truly shone bright on the mats this season. Poppy Malone /100 lb / 3-2 record at State Cadence Heggen / 190 lb / 2-2 record State Let's celebrate a year filled with hard-fought victories, personal growth, and team unity. Poppy and Cadence, your accomplishments have made the entire Boone CSD community proud!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic congratulates wrestlers for their performance at the state meet
It’s Groundhog Day! Do you think the groundhog will see their shadow or not? If they do, it means six more weeks of winter. If they don’t, it means spring will come early. We can’t wait to find out! 🀞
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows that it's Groundhog Day
On Saturday, February 3, our students will travel to compete in the Speech Large Group State Contest. πŸ—£οΈ Group Improv: Morgan Cunningham, Reese Jacobson, Emma Price, Collin Holman & Avery Overland πŸ—£οΈ Radio Broadcasting: KDUC - Madi Piklapp & Marshall Taylor Good luck, Toreadors! 😁
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes state speech participants
πŸŽ‰ Congratulations to Lauralee Baker, our Instructional Coach at Franklin Elementary, on 25 years of dedication and service to Boone CSD! Lauralee's journey is rooted in her deep connection to Boone. She shares, "Boone CSD provided me with the education I needed to be successful in my future, so I knew this was where I needed to be to help other kids feel successful and loved." Lauralee has worked alongside some of the "best humans on earth," who consistently uplift, encourage, and educate both students and colleagues. Lauralee says, "I have been blessed to be part of so many kids' lives. They bring so much energy and light to everyone around them. It is the BEST part of being in education." Here's to 25 more years of making a difference!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
πŸŽ‰ Congratulations to Mary Neumayer, a Special Education Teacher at Boone High School, on reaching an inspiring milestoneβ€”25 years of unwavering commitment to education and empowerment! Mary's journey from a shy high school student to a passionate educator is a testament to her growth and dedication. Her experience allows her to empathize with and connect with students who, like her, may have found high school challenging. In Mary's own words, "I've never met a student who didn't want to succeed in school. Helping students find and go beyond their potential - that's really what teaching is all about." Here's to Mary and 25 years of shaping futures at Boone CSD!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
Hey there, alumni! What have you been up to since graduating from Boone CSD schools? We want to hear about your life, career, adventures, and more. Please take a moment to complete this survey: https://bit.ly/boonecsdalumnisurvey
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic asks alumni to share their story
πŸŽ‰ As the 7th/8th Math Teacher at the Middle School, Steve Sandvig reflects on his incredible 25-year journey at Boone CSD. From witnessing changes in buildings and facilities to experiencing community support, Steve feels fortunate to have been part of the growth and success at Boone CSD. "I have had the privilege to work with an outstanding core of teachers throughout these many years. Together, we have worked through the many changes and challenges of education," says Steve. "One thing that has remained the same is everyone's commitment to our students. It doesn't matter what building you are in; you will find the same sincere commitment from all of our staff and administration." Steve's commitment to students and collaboration with outstanding teachers define the essence of education at Boone CSD. Congratulations, Steve!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
πŸŽ‰ Congratulations to Scott Kelley on 25 years at Boone CSD! As the Principal of Boone Middle School, Scott has not only shaped minds but also created lasting memories and built many great friendships. Boone has been fortunate to have such a dedicated leader. Help us congratulate Scott for his two and a half decades of commitment and passion to Boone CSD!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
During Thank You Month, Boone CSD extends sincere thanks to all those who champion education in our community. We want you to know just how invaluable your contributions are! πŸŽ“ Join us in celebrating Thank You Month and thank a Boone CSD staff member today! Submit your thank you here: https://bit.ly/BooneThankYou πŸ“š
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic celebrates Thank You month
πŸŽ‰ Celebrating 25 years for Angie Zimmerman at Boone CSD! As a dedicated Title I Teacher at Ledges Elementary, Angie has left a mark on the hearts and minds of students across Page, Bryant, Lincoln, Lowell, and now Ledges during her 25 years. Angie shared, "I love teaching our young learners reading strategies and watching them grow in their skills. I also enjoy building relationships with our students, families, and staff." Here's to 25 years of inspiring growth and learning. Thank you, Angie!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
Cheers to Lori Shirley for an incredible 25 years of dedication and service at Boone CSD! πŸŽ‰ Lori's unwavering commitment as a secretary at Futures Alternative High School has shaped countless lives. Thank you, Lori, for your hard work, passion, and the positive impact you've had on our school community! 🌟
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
πŸŽ‰ Shout-out to Julie Leaf for 25 years of service at Boone CSD! As a member of our food service/support staff at the high school, Julie plays a crucial role in nourishing both body and mind. "I have always been here for the kids to see their smiling faces as they come in for breakfast and lunch and tell me 'thank you,' and I tell them, 'have a great day,'" said Julie. "It is very important for kids to have a healthy meal every day so they can focus on school and not be hungry. We are always here for the kids, whether it's for a meal or to talk! Their happiness is important." Thank you, Julie, for your hard work and dedication to keeping our school community well-fed and thriving!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for 25 years of service
πŸŽ‰ Celebrating an incredible 25 years of dedication as our outstanding 5th/6th-grade Science teacher at the middle school. Nathan's passion for education and inspiring young minds has made a lasting impact at Boone CSD. "All students possess a desire to learn. Teachers, as guides and motivators, simply need to light the flame of curiosity within them, reminding each student of the many possibilities that unfold through a good education," shared Nathan. Here's to many more years of fostering curiosity and learning!
about 1 month ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes employee for celebrating 25 years of service
Next up are our employees that have been with Boone CSD for 25 years! πŸŽ‰ Join us in celebrating Brenda Harmer's remarkable 25 years at Boone CSD! As a 7/8 Special Education Teacher, her commitment to education has touched the lives of countless students. Thank you, Brenda, for your tireless efforts and positive impact on our school community!
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic celebrates employee for 25 years of service
Justine (Stevens) Anderson is a 2012 graduate of Boone CSD and is our Mental Health Therapist, currently serving PreK through 4th grade. After high school graduation, Justine attended DMACC to complete her associate in arts degree. She then attended Iowa State University for a Bachelor of Human Science degree and the University of Northern Iowa for a Master of Social Work. Miss Beadke's art classes were Justine's favorite part of Boone CSD, as her classes allowed her to fully express herself in a new avenue. "Miss Beadke saw my worth and potential before I did and always pushed me to see more in myself," shared Justine. "I wish I would have noticed her intentions then, but I can clearly see them now as an adult." Thank you for sharing your story, Justine!
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows an alumni spotlight
The Winter Formal Dance is happening Saturday, January 20! πŸͺ©β„️ The festivities will begin at 8:00pm in the High School Commons and Gymnasium. Stay safe and get ready to dance the night away!
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows Winter Formal is Saturday
Join the Boone Elementary PTO for the January meeting! January 16 @ 5:30pm Franklin Elementary Library (Please enter through the front/main doors) Video call: https://meet.google.com/miq-jbiq-qvm Or dial: β€ͺ(US) +1 205-649-0410‬ PIN: β€ͺ783 125 531‬# The PTO is a joint effort between the Boone School teachers and parents to support the teachers and students in the Boone Community School District. We welcome EVERYONE to our meetings and would love to have your support! The focus of the PTO is to raise funds for teacher/school needs and provide family engagement opportunities for the district. Starting this month, we will be tracking the number of parents in attendance/classroom teachers and will provide a treat to the class with the most parents in attendance! We hope to see you on Tuesday!
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows a PTO meeting scheduled for Tuesday
Today, Boone CSD honors the everlasting impact of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. His commitment to justice and equality remains a guiding light, urging us to strive for a society where love triumphs over hate.
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows that it's MLK Day
Please note: There will be no school on Monday, January 15, to observe Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic shows that Boone schools are closed on Monday for MLK Day.
πŸŽ‰ Celebrating three decades of dedication and inspiration! Congratulations to Julie Malin on her remarkable 30-year career at Boone Community School District. "I have enjoyed my time teaching in Boone. I have worked with SO many amazing teachers and staff members," shared Julie. "I appreciate that Boone Schools has always encouraged their employees to learn more and try new instructional methods." We are beyond thankful for her work shaping young minds as a Transitional Kindergarten teacher at Ledges Elementary!
about 2 months ago, Jerry Gallagher
Graphic recognizes BCSD employee for 30 years of service