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Board of Education Approves New Stadium Project

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The Board of Education approved the beginning stages of the Council Bluffs Community Schools Athletic Complex. This project will include many advancements such as new turf fields, a state-of-the-art 8-lane track, and new softball and baseball fields, to name a few.

For more information on the athletic complex, or to make a donation, visit our stadium page by clicking on the image to the left, or this link.

The Board of Education approved the beginning stages of the Council Bluffs Community Schools Athletic Complex. This project will include many advancements such as new turf fields, a state-of-the-art 8-lane track, and new softball and baseball fields, to name a few. For more information on the athletic complex, or to make a donation, visit our stadium […]

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February Living the Mission Awards Granted

The February “Living the Mission” Employees of the Month have been recognized by the Board of Education. Carrie Pope is an art teacher at Kirn Middle School, and Martina Hendrix is the registrar at Thomas Jefferson High School. They each received a trophy and a gift card provided by the C.B. Community Education Foundation. Congratulations! (Carrie Pope left; Martina Hendrix right)

Carrie Pope Martina Hendrix

The February “Living the Mission” Employees of the Month have been recognized by the Board of Education. Carrie Pope is an art teacher at Kirn Middle School, and Martina Hendrix is the registrar at Thomas Jefferson High School. They each received a trophy and a gift card provided by the C.B. Community Education Foundation. Congratulations! (Carrie Pope left; Martina […]

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Help Support Youth Softball!

Help support youth softball in Carter Lake and Council Bluffs with the TJ Softball Golf Outing! This event will take place Saturday, May 16th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Shoreline Golf Course in Carter Lake. For registration fees and more information, or if you are interested in becoming a hole sponsor, download this form.

Also, don’t miss the spaghetti feed on Saturday, March 28th at the Eagles Club on 16th Street. Tickets are $6 at the door.
It is always a great time. Come support COBRA, TJ Baseball and TJ Softball!

Help support youth softball in Carter Lake and Council Bluffs with the TJ Softball Golf Outing! This event will take place Saturday, May 16th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Shoreline Golf Course in Carter Lake. For registration fees and more information, or if you are interested in becoming a hole sponsor, download this form. […]

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Fifth Grade All-City Music Festival Performs Friday!

The Fifth Grade All-City Music Festival is this Friday, March 27th! All Council Bluffs Schools 5th graders will meet with a guest conductor during the morning and perform for parents at 1:00 p.m. The concert will be held at Thomas Jefferson High School. Family and friends are encouraged to attend!

The Fifth Grade All-City Music Festival is this Friday, March 27th! All Council Bluffs Schools 5th graders will meet with a guest conductor during the morning and perform for parents at 1:00 p.m. The concert will be held at Thomas Jefferson High School. Family and friends are encouraged to attend!

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Students Earn Trimester 2 Honor Roll

The second trimester for the 2014-15 school year is complete! Many of our outstanding students got a GPA of 3.25 or higher in middle school, and 3.0 or higher in high school. Congratulations to these students for making the honor roll!

For middle school, gold level represents a GPA of 3.75-4.0, silver level represents a GPA of 3.74-3.50, and bronze level represents a GPA of 3.25-3.49.

For high school, gold level represents a GPA of 3.80 or higher, silver level represents a GPA of 3.5-3.79, and bronze level represents a GPA of 3.0-3.49.

Congratulations honor roll students!

Click the links below to read each school’s honor roll list:

Kirn Middle School

Wilson Middle School

Abraham Lincoln High School

Thomas Jefferson High School

The second trimester for the 2014-15 school year is complete! Many of our outstanding students got a GPA of 3.25 or higher in middle school, and 3.0 or higher in high school. Congratulations to these students for making the honor roll! For middle school, gold level represents a GPA of 3.75-4.0, silver level represents a GPA of […]

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9th Annual Jacket Backer Night Coming Soon

Don’t miss a night of fun, a night to win, and a night to give back! The 9th Annual Jacket Backer Fundraiser is Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Dinner is $15 per ticket, and the auction (at 7:00 p.m.) is FREE to the public.  You can get your tickets at TJHS or at Coberly’s Real Images on 2730 W. Broadway. See the flyer for more details.

JB Flyer 2015

Don’t miss a night of fun, a night to win, and a night to give back! The 9th Annual Jacket Backer Fundraiser is Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Dinner is $15 per ticket, and the auction (at 7:00 p.m.) is FREE to the public.  You can get your tickets at TJHS or at […]

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Join Us for the Fine Arts Patron Tour!

Join us Thursday for the Fine Arts Patron Tour! RSVP to the email on the flyer. Open the story to view the flyer.

Patron Tour Invite 15-16 Fine Arts

 

Join us Thursday for the Fine Arts Patron Tour! RSVP to the email on the flyer. Open the story to view the flyer.  

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2015 Thomas Jefferson Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Save the date for the Thomas Jefferson Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony! It will be held in the Thomas Jefferson Activities Center on Monday, April 20th at 9:15 a.m.  The following individuals will be inducted:

Jack Holder (Class of 1964)

Bob Nielsen (1970-2015)

Brian Poldberg (Class of 1975)

Ralph Wright (Class of 1955)

Save the date for the Thomas Jefferson Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony! It will be held in the Thomas Jefferson Activities Center on Monday, April 20th at 9:15 a.m.  The following individuals will be inducted: Jack Holder (Class of 1964) Bob Nielsen (1970-2015) Brian Poldberg (Class of 1975) Ralph Wright (Class of 1955)

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Iowa Teacher of the Year Finalist Honored

Ryan Higgins, teacher at Abraham Lincoln High School, recently attended a luncheon for the Iowa Teacher of the Year Finalists. We are proud to continue supporting our 2013 teacher of the year!

Pictured (left to right): Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, Ryan Higgins, Governor Terry Branstad, and Iowa Department of Education Director Brad Buck

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Ryan Higgins, teacher at Abraham Lincoln High School, recently attended a luncheon for the Iowa Teacher of the Year Finalists. We are proud to continue supporting our 2013 teacher of the year! Pictured (left to right): Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, Ryan Higgins, Governor Terry Branstad, and Iowa Department of Education Director Brad Buck

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ALHS Honors Four New Hall of Fame Inductees

Thursday March 12th, ALHS will host the annual Alumni Hall of Fame and National Honor Society Inductions. Festivities begin at 5pm with at reception, followed by a dinner at 6pm and the ceremony at 7:30pm. Click here for the newspaper story on this year’s inductees.

Thursday March 12th, ALHS will host the annual Alumni Hall of Fame and National Honor Society Inductions. Festivities begin at 5pm with at reception, followed by a dinner at 6pm and the ceremony at 7:30pm. Click here for the newspaper story on this year’s inductees.

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