2017-2018 Curriculum Theme:  AFRICA
Novel:  Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

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Congratulations State Teams!

2017 State TOP ESSAYS

2017 Photo Gallery

Small Schools  Large Schools 
South Central Calhoun 38,135  CR Jefferson43,253
GC/DNH  37,971Johnston 36,917 
Union   29,839 CR Kennedy35,150
Adel-DeSoto-Minburn  28,113 Dowling Catholic33,289 
Spirit Lake 27,765 Urbandale30,144 
Tipton27,139 Mason City 27,068 
 North Tama27,082 Iowa City West26,075
Aplington-Parkersburg25,598 DSM North25,730 
Carlisle24,988 Denison25,410
 IFA/AGWSR24,029 Indianola  25,209 
  Janesville22,585  DSM Hoover  24,536
 Algona22,249  DSM Roosevelt23,229

Special thanks to the Ely, Iowa, Legionnaires for helping us present awards at state this year!

Cedar Rapids Jefferson
represented Iowa in Madison, Wisconsin, in April!

Cedar Rapids Kennedy
represented Iowa in the Large School Division of Online Nationals!

Urbandale represented Iowa in the Medium School Division of Online Nationals!

South Central Calhoun represented Iowa in the Small School Division of Online Nationals!