Our school serves students from the communities of Buffalo Center, Lakota, Rake, and Thompson.

North Iowa Schools are committed to providing a positive learning environment that encourages students to become lifelong learners. We are dedicated to preparing students for their future in the global economy and promote positive character development.


  • Weekly Activities Updates

    Week of May 10th – May 14th: Monday, May 10th: *HS boys/girls track meet at Central Springs; field events, 4:30; running events, 5:00. Bus leaves …Read More »
  • Softball Apparel

    North Iowa Softball Apparel is now available! Order closes Thursday, May 13th! Link to place order!   Read More »
  • Wellness Center Information

        North Iowa Community School – Community Wellness Center  Mission statement: The North Iowa Wellness Center will provide safe, secure, and non-intimidating atmosphere where …Read More »
  • Open Positions for 21-22 school year

          North Iowa Community School District has the following openings for the 2021-2022 school year.   School Nurse Valid Registered Nurse License is …Read More »
  • Summer Food Service Program

    Fuel Up for Summer Fun Join us for a FREE Lunch Open to all children and teens 1-18 No registration or Identification is required Dates: …Read More »
  • State Qualifying Track Meet Ticket Sales

    Northwood-Kensett will be hosting the District 8 Co-Ed State Qualifying Track meet. They will be using Hometown Ticketing only for ticket sales.   Info regarding …Read More »
  • BEST Basketball Shooting Clinic

      North Iowa School Presents: a Basketball Shooting Clinic in the Main Gym by   The Midwest Leader in Shot and Footwork Fundamentals  Celebrating 27 …Read More »
  • Baseball Apparel

    North Iowa Baseball apparel is available to order until Thursday, May 6th!  Don’t miss out, order NOW!   Graphic Edge baseball linkRead More »
  • Preschool Registration 2021-2022

    North Iowa Preschool Registration Packets are available for the 2021-2022 school year. If you submit this form, registration information will be sent to you. Spots …Read More »
  • Football 2021-2022 Apparel

     Football 2021-22 is planning ahead and has apparel for sale NOW until May 17th!  Don’t miss out!    Use this link to buy directly from …Read More »
  • Spring Concert Info

    North Iowa Elementary Spring Concert: Tuesday, May 11th * 5:30 p.m.- 6:15 p.m. – Kindergarten – 2nd Grade     6:15 to 6:30 – Intermission  * 6:30 p.m. …Read More »
  • Kindergarten Roundup

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  • Entrepreneurship Class

    Entrepreneurship class has been learning about becoming an entrepreneur. They have created a small business called ‘Custom Woods’ that creates wood signs, bird houses, and …Read More »
  • COVID Letter from Superintendent Erickson

      March 12, 2021  To all North Iowa Stakeholders,  It has been nearly a year since the first effects of COVID began changing how we …Read More »
  • In person instruction: 5 days/week

    At a regular board meeting on January 20th, the North Iowa School Board approved moving to in person instruction for 5 days per week beginning …Read More »
  • Flexible Learning Day

      Link to Flexible Learning Day information and questions A flexible learning day is used to improve learning during a school day that has been …Read More »
  • Remote Learning

    When schools in Iowa move to remote learning for any portion the 2020/21 school year, the Iowa Department of Education has determined that remote learning …Read More »
  • Strength & Conditioning

    Strength & Conditioning times for 2020-21 school year: Anyone in 7th-12th grade are encouraged to come to open lift  OPEN LIFT TIMES: Monday, Wednesday, Friday …Read More »
  • Return to Learn Health Information

    Dear North Iowa Families,                                                                       I am excited for the opportunity of our students returning to school.  Returning to school will include implementing mitigation measures (social …Read More »
  • Community Closet Requests

      **UPDATE 05/05/21** The Community Closet will be closing on May 21st, 2021.  **UPDATE 03/22/21** The Community Closet is no longer accepting donations.  Please do …Read More »
  • Suicide Prevention & Resources

      North Iowa Community School wants to provide any and all needed assistance to the families we serve.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out – …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 …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 …Read More »

    North Iowa School will now be using JMC Alerts.  Those without students currently in school should follow the link to sign up for school alerts. …Read More »
  • FULL-TIME bus drivers needed

    The North Iowa Community School is seeking a caring, child-centered, individual to transport children to and from school each morning and afternoon. Applicants must like …Read More »
  • HS Yearbook Request

    NIHS Yearbook Staff Request: If you have GREAT photos to share for possible inclusion in the HIGH SCHOOL yearbook, you can send them our way …Read More »