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Articles from 01/2015

School Start Date Waivers

Date: 
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Note: The guidance document attached to this story has been updated to accurately refect the new school start date law, which Gov. Branstad signed into law 04/10/15. Iowa Department of Education Director Brad Buck informed school administrators in December 2014 that the Department will no longer automatically grant …

The flu and your school

Date: 
Monday, January 5, 2015
Melissa Walker has taken this flu season personally. A 14-year-old friend of her daughter’s recently passed away from it. Walker, the Iowa Department of Education’s school nurse consultant, says school officials need to be on the watch for students who develop a dry cough, fever over 100 degrees, sore throat, fa…

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on February 25, 2018 at 11:40am.