High School

Our school serves students from the communities of Buffalo Center, Lakota, Rake, and Thompson. NIHS provides a strong curriculum and a variety of academic offerings to its students. Various online courses and college level courses are offered as well.

NIHS is 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.

The faculty and staff at NIHS are dedicated at providing a quality education for its students.

The education of our children is a partnership that requires communication and support. Parent and community support and involvement enhance the success of our students and in turn our communities. We invite parents and community members to visit NIHS and witness the learning in action.



      A WELLNESS CENTER TRAINING is scheduled for Monday, October 28th at 5:30pm.  Meet at the main entrance to the Wellness Center.  The training lasts approximately 30 minutes.  We will go over policies, get a picture for the ID Card, fill out a short information form, and tour the facility. Community members are allowed to … [READ MORE]
  • PROM – chocolate fundraiser

      PROM FUNDRAISER – CHOCOLATE CANDY BARS Our juniors are selling candy bars 1/$1 to support prom — enjoy a delicious treat and support our students! Choose from these flavors: Milk Chocolate Milk Chocolate Caramel Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Milk Chocolate Almond Milk Chocolate Crisp Dark Chocolate Here are some of the Juniors who would … [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 … [READ MORE]
  •   North Iowa Destination DC students are currently offering BEACH and BATH TOWELS as a fundraiser. Orders are needed by October 31st to have by Thanksgiving  OR  by November 13th to have by Christmas. Orders may be placed online via this THREADS link:  North Iowa Destination DC Towel Fundraiser OR  bring this completed form and … [READ MORE]

      INFLUENZA CLINIC – OCTOBER 24 Please mark your calendars for our influenza clinic. The clinic is for employees, students age 5 and above, and community members. This clinic is for the respiratory influenza — not the “intestinal flu”. TIMES: Employees 7:20 am to 8:10 am Children K-prep through Gr. 12 8:10 am Children under … [READ MORE]
  • NIHS Yearbooks

      The 2019 HS Yearbooks are in!  You can pick up your pre-ordered copy in the HS office or purchase one for $50, while supplies last. [READ MORE]
  • May Term and Skinnies

    May term and Skinny course catalog and registration links can be found: HS and MS Skinnies – HERE Middle School May term – HERE High School May term – HERE [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 … [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 … [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. Those with students enrolled in JMC are already registered for new alerts – no action necessary. NORTH IOWA JMC ALERTS SIGN-UP FORM. [READ MORE]