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.


  • Destination DC Fundraiser

    Our Destination DC students are selling Puffins! Traditional Puffins include Cinnamon, Strawberry Cream, Blueberry Cream, Apple, and Cherry. The Butter Hearts style include Classic Sugar … Read More »
  • Sports Training Back in Session

    A letter to parents regarding the opening of sports training. Read More »
  • Senior Awards, Baccalaureate, Graduation

    Graduation Ceremony held on Sunday, June 14th can be viewed using the hyperlink. Senior Awards, and Baccalaureate from June 10, 2020 may be viewed via this … Read More »

    School Custodian The North Iowa Community School is accepting applications for a Full-time Custodian for Building/Grounds and Transportation. Custodian is responsible for the caretaking, custody … Read More »
  • Preschool Registration

    Preschool Registration is now available by picking up a packet in the Elementary Office between 8:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. on Monday-Friday.  Forms are also available … 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 … 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 »
  • 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 … Read More »
  • Lifting Program

      North Iowa Lifting Program is available to ALL student athletes. Current Lifting Times: The plan is to have the boys and girls alternate lifting … 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 »