All Announcements


  PLAN FOR RETURNING SUPPLIES: May 15th is the last of new lessons for students this year.  Some students may continue to redo work or turn in work late next week.  With that in mind, we are planning to leave several opportunities to return school supplies to school. We will have 3 days that items can be picked up or returned to school.  …  [Read More]


  You can now order HS yearbooks online:   Just search for North Iowa High School, and YEARBOOK.  ORDER BY MAY 15! We will continue designing the book into the summer and plan to include events like prom, graduation, and the musical if they are rescheduled in June according to our tentative alternative plan. Books will only be available for order for one more month — so don’t hesitate to get this special record of this unprecedented year! …  [Read More]

HIRING – Teachers & Coaches

  North Iowa Community School District has the following openings for the 2020-2021 School Year. TEACHING POSITION:  3rd Grade at North Iowa Elementary Electronic applications available through the Teach Iowa Website at Coaching Positions: Head Speech Coach Speech Coach MS Boys Basketball Coach MS Volleyball Coach Wrestling Coach Golf Coach If interested, please contact: Gwen Mathahs, Board Secretary North Iowa Community Schools 111 Third Ave NW Buffalo Center, Iowa  50424 -or- Electronic applications available through the Teach Iowa Website at …  [Read More]

NICS Online Learning Plan: COVID-19

At this time, North Iowa Schools is making preparations to complete the school year with online learning opportunities.  If the North Iowa Board determines that it is safe for our students to return to school, classes will resume in Buffalo Center.  Teachers will provide new content for online learning through May 15th.  Students will have the option to complete unfinished assignments until May 22nd, but there will be no new assignments after May 15th. …  [Read More]

WELLNESS CENTER OPEN with restrictions

  The Wellness Center will re-open beginning Thursday, May 14 ,2020 with the following guidelines. No one under 18.  Even with adult supervision, kids are not allowed at this time. Not more than 10 people upstairs, 10 people downstairs. Wipe down equipment before and after use of all machines. No balls or equipment will be provided for gym use; you must bring your own. Masks are not required at this time, but feel free to wear one if you wish. …  [Read More]

Shop the NICS Shutterfly Storefront

  When supporters visit our “North Iowa Community School Shutterfly Storefront” to shop and make purchases, “ShareASale” (Shutterfly’s Affiliate Network) will receive a notification and the NICS account will be credited for the sale.  Purchases made are automatically attributed to NICS and we receive 8% of the sales made during their visit!  Thanks for considering for your purchases so we can benefit from it too! …  [Read More]


  BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION The Box Tops for Education program has earned North Iowa School over $8,500.00 since we began participation over 10 years ago. In the past, the Box Top label was clipped off the package and sent to the school where they were trimmed and sorted. The labels on packages will now be phased out. Please open and read the attachments to learn more and help our school earn money with the new BoxTop APP. …  [Read More]

Flexible Learning Day

NORTH IOWA SCHOOL is implementing FLEXIBLE LEARNING DAYS A flexible learning day is used to improve learning during a school day that has been cancelled due to inclement weather. This opportunity means that students will complete learning activities and assignments at home that have been provided by the teacher . Students will receive learning activities and assignments for each subject that would have originally taken place during a regular school day. …  [Read More]