Did You Know?

All elementary and middle schools had greater than 96% average daily attendance throughout the 2013-14 school year!


Upcoming Board of Education Meetings

The Board of Education meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, October through May, and the 4th Tuesdays only June through September.

Time: 6:30 p.m. (public hearings may begin at 6:15 p.m)

Location: The Educational Service Center, 300 West Broadway, Suite 1600

Tune in!

On Cable: Live on Cox Cable channel 18.

On the Web: Before 2016 (works best in Internet Explorer): http://www.cyanetsports.com/cbschools/

 2016: The Council Bluffs Community School District YouTube page.



Next Board Meeting August 23, 2016





August 23, 2016

6:30 P.M.

300 West Broadway, Suite 1600

Council Bluffs, Iowa


  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Moment of Silence
  4. Pledge of Allegiance
  5. We are Proud of Our Schools/Introductions
    • Student Recognition
    • Employee Recognition
  6. Approval of Agenda
  7. *Approval of Minutes
  • Regular Meeting of July 26, 2016
  1. Public Participation

(This is an opportunity for members of the public to address the Board regarding agenda items or other matters of concern.)

  1. Superintendent’s Report

*A.      Student Achievement

  • 2016 Summer Exploration & Extended School Year Special Education Report
  • Report on 2016 ACT Test Results

*B.      Informational Presentations

  • Class of 2016 Graduate Perception Survey Report
  • Update on Upcoming PPEL (Physical Plant and Equipment Levy) Election

*C.      Resolutions

  • Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with Underwood Community School District
  • Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with Pottawattamie Juvenile Court Services
  • Approval of Memorandum of Understanding with All Care Health Center, Inc.
  • Approval of Memorandums of Understanding with Transitional Services of Iowa (TSI), Family Connections, Full Circle, and Heartland Family Services (HFS)
  • Approval of Change Order #6 Related to the Council Bluffs Community School District Athletic Complex Bid Package B
  • Approval of Revised Job Descriptions for:
  • Superintendent
  • Principals
  • Approval of Revised Job Descriptions for:
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Secretary, Human Resources
  • Policy Review/Approval
  • Second Reading-Revised Policy 401
  • First Reading of Policy 301, Superintendent
  • First Reading of Policy 525, Student Dress Code
  1. Approval of Consent Agenda

*A.      Business Items

  • Approval of 2016 Final List of Graduates
  • Gratefully acknowledges all the volunteers who assisted in providing, free of charge, Back to School Athletic Physicals for our students
  • Annual Appointments of District Complaint Officers and Investigators

*B.      Personnel Action

*C.      Claims & Accounts

  1. Closed Session

BE IT RESOLVED that a Closed Session, as provided in Section 21.5 (1) (i) of the Open Meetings Law be conducted to evaluate the professional competency of an individual whose performance is being considered to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation and that individual has requested a closed session.

  1. Return to Open Session from Closed Session
  2. Adjournment


*Denotes Exhibit