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The Saydel Community School District has an excellent tradition of fostering positive relationships with students, parents and staff. Our daily focus is to meet the unique learning needs of each and every student. We are a district of approximately 1,300 students and provide a small school learning environment for our students. We keep our focus on four non-negotiable goals:

  1. Student Achievement
  2. Enhancing Culture, Image and Relationships
  3. Maximizing the Use of Resources
  4. Demonstrate Innovation

We are a TAP school and believe improving instruction and providing a viable and rigorous education for all students is paramount. TAP, The System for Teacher and Student Advancement is a rigorous professional development model that is implemented daily and weekly through class instruction and teacher leadership meetings. Our instructional model allows us to have two Master Teachers and five Mentor Teachers per building to support our career teachers. Saydel Community School District is an excellent 3A school district conveniently located in the north Des Moines Metro area.

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District News

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upcoming events

October 18 - Wednesday
11:00 AM - Graduation Orders with Herff Jones
6:45 PM - Volleyball: Varsity Regionals
October 19 - Thursday
Cross Country: JV/Varsity State Qualifier Meet
4:30 PM - Football: 8th Game
4:30 PM - Football: 7th Game
October 20 - Friday
Kindergarten Field Trip to Center Grove Orchard
2:45 PM - Banquet
4:45 PM - Football: 9th Game
7:00 PM - Football: Varsity Game
October 21 - Saturday
9:30 AM - 4th Annual Monster Dash
9:30 AM - Monster Dash
October 23 - Monday
5:00 PM - Banquet
6:00 PM - Regular School Board Meeting & Work Session
October 24 - Tuesday
Volleyball: Varsity Regionals
October 25 - Wednesday
6:00 PM - Athletic Boosters
October 26 - Thursday
Qtr Ends
6:00 PM - Banquet
6:30 PM - Woodside PTO Meeting
6:30 PM - Woodside PTO
October 27 - Friday
Qtr Starts
October 28 - Saturday
Cross Country: JV/Varsity State Meet
October 31 - Tuesday
5:30 PM - Banquet

Saydel Community School District