Thursday, March 14 will be a 12:30 Dismissal for prof. development

Orient-Macksburg Community Schools is asking all staff, parents, and 4th-12th grade students to complete an online survey. This survey contains 31 multiple choice questions about our school. Questions relate to topics such as: school climate, academics, extracurricular activities, and communication. Your candid responses to these questions will provide valuable information about what O-M is doing well, along with how the school district might improve. After each question, there is an area for "comments". Please take the time to complete this survey by February 28, 2019. You may complete the survey from home or during Parent/Teacher conferences on February 21st (Computers will be set up in the gym and hallways for your use). Thank you for your time and cooperation!

Jewel of a School Interviews


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


Our SECURITY SYSTEM at school requires all visitors to enter
through the WEST elementary doors. Please push the call button to alert the office and a live camera feed will show us who is at the door. Office personnel will unlock it and you will be asked to go to the office to sign in. 
O-M is pleased to provide this safety feature for our students and staff. 
Thank you all for your cooperation and support. 

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,