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June 29 - July 16
August 3 - August 13

First day of 2021 school year
August 24

Welcome Dr. Bill Szakacs, new O-M superintendent!

Please see Academic Activities to do at home on the left.
Note: Please watch the O-M website at for updates and further developments.
Please help prevent the spread of this, and other viruses, by taking the following measures:

-          Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

-          Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.

-          Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth, with unwashed hands.

-          Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

-          Try to avoid being in groups of people and try to maintain a distance of several feet.

-          Cover your mouth with your upper arm or a tissue, when sneezing or coughing.

-          Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects.

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Norene Bunt at (712) 229-4443.  Please take steps to keep yourselves healthy and safe.

Norene Bunt, Superintendent                                                                                                                                             Orient-Macksburg Community Schools


Our Mission:
The Orient-Macksburg Community School District will:
*Align instruction with Iowa Core Curriculum
*Differentiate instruction to better meet Student needs
*Incorporate 21st Century skills to develop productive citizens (technology)
*Foster interpersonal relationship, self-esteem, and resiliency

Phone 641-337-5061          Fax 641-337-5606

Continuous Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy Statement:
        It is the policy of the Orient-Macksburg Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator: Norene Bunt, Superintendent, 201 School Street, Orient, Iowa 50858, (641) 337-5061,