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Of the over 3 million people in Iowa, 62,230 live in Council Bluffs!

For Superintendent Candidates

Creating the Path Forward in Council Bluffs

CBCSD_CreatingAPathThank you for considering the Council Bluffs Community School District. We are proud to showcase our school district and community to candidates for Superintendent of Schools!  Here are a few highlights!


  • Board of Education adopted Seven Guiding Principles to guide work
  • Strategic Plan guides the work of the school district
  • District Hosts Award-winning Summer Exploration Program
  • Disrict offers large number of AP and Concurrent Enrollment courses for students
  • Innovative Career and Technical Education Programs help students be Future Ready
  • 21st Century Community Learning Center programs serve hundreds at three elementary, both middle schools and both high schools
  • Students can participate in variety of co- and extra-curricular activities
  • Schools have Average Daily Attendance of 96% in grades K-8 and 95% district wide
  • District hosts strong TeamMates Mentoring Program
  • Most school buildings are updated to meet modern learning standards, with amenities that provide a safe, positive and inviting learning climate, wi-fi connectivity, and more
  • Community demonstrates support through donations and partnerships
  • College View Elementary is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
  • Carter Lake Elementary is an IB Primary Years Program candidate school
  • The two middle schools are beginning the IB application process
  • Link to CB Schools in the News

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