******NEW COVID-19 UPDATE****** With new guidance from the CDC and Iowa Department of Public Health, Beginning Monday, May 17th, CAL Elementary will have updated procedures for masks and quarantine. Mask Update: Following new CDC and IDPH guidance, starting Monday, May 17th, families may choose to have their students wear masks to school. Thank you for your diligence on mask-wearing this school year Quarantine Update: Following new CDC and IDPH guidance, those students in quarantine for possible exposure (with no symptoms) may attend school starting Monday, May 17th after checking in the school office.
2 days ago, Mrs. Meyer
Check out the CAL Elementary Greenhouse! Mark your calendars for May 15th and 16th for our plant sale from 8-4! You won't want to miss it!
18 days ago, Abby Meyer
Some of our plants!
This place is so beautiful!
Lots and lots of Petunias
All Marigolds were grown from seeds by the students!
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19 days ago, CAL Community School District
We’re thrilled to announce CAL Community School District’s new app! It’s everything CAL Elementary, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/3u4vFme or iPhone: https://apple.co/3d1ypdk.
27 days ago, CAL Community School District
It's everything CAL Elementary, in your pocket.
In MakerSpace the kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade and 3rd grade students made Wobble Bots! They wired their bots to a motor and worked on troubleshooting if their bot didn't go! The students learned problem solving and basic principles of electricity!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Meyer
2nd grader Jance is video recording his Wobble Bot!
Amelia is working in troubleshooting her Wobble Bot!
2nd grader Giancarlo is wiring up his Wobble Bot!
CAL Students have been working hard in the greenhouse preparing for the plant sale coming in May!
about 1 month ago, Abby Meyer
Dillon is working hard!
Aliyah and Dayana learned how to dead head flowers!
We use our raised beds to plant tomatoes and peppers!
The CAL 2nd grade students have been learning about 2D and 3D shapes in Math. They then used what they learned to create pictures using shape templates!
about 2 months ago, CAL Elementary School
Math Class
Math Class
New chicks have arrived at CAL and our 1st graders were more than willing to have them in their room for a few days before Mrs. Craighton, CAL Farm to School Coordinator, gets everything ready for them out in their coop. 🐥
about 2 months ago, CAL Elementary School
Baby Chicks
Baby Chicks
Baby Chicks
Baby Chicks
Our 3rd graders have been experimenting with tops as a fun, STEM activity. They're trying to determine the best designs that will spin the longest!
4 months ago, CAL Community School District
Our 3rd graders have been experimenting with tops as a fun, STEM activity. They're trying to determine the best designs that will spin the longest!
Tomorrow, Friday, January 15th will be a Distance Learning Day. No on-site learning.
4 months ago, CAL Community School District