Iowa Falls First Day of School

Rock Run Elementary teacher Karen Koenig hands a face mask to Ashlynn Gehling on the first day of school on Tuesday, Aug. 25. In the Iowa Falls and Alden school districts, about half the students are attending school on Tuesday and Wednesday. The other half will attend on Thursday and Friday. The alternating schedule will continue this week and next week.

This school year will be full of new experiences as students and staff return to the classroom amid a global pandemic.

Alden Elementary First Day

Alden Elementary teachers Leslie Brandt (center, left) and Katy Jensen pose for a photo with Leah Bartlett and Lane Bartlett before the first day of school on Tuesday, Aug. 25. In the Iowa Falls and Alden school districts, about half the students are attending school on Tuesday and Wednesday. The other half will attend on Thursday and Friday. The alternating schedule will continue this week and next week.

Tuesday marked the first day of school for about half of the students in the Iowa Falls and Alden school districts. The rest of the students will mark their first day of school on Thursday. For the first two weeks, students are attending on alternating schedules.

Iowa Falls First Day of School

Rock Run Elementary teacher Karen Koenig hands a mask to a student as he arrives at school on Tuesday, Aug. 25. In the Iowa Falls and Alden school districts, about half the students are attending school on Tuesday and Wednesday. The other half will attend on Thursday and Friday. The alternating schedule will continue this week and next week.

Tony Neumann

Iowa Falls School District Superintendent Tony Neumann speaks to the school board during a meeting on Aug. 10, 2020.

Alden Elementary First Day

Staff members at Alden Elementary School greeted students for the first day of school on Tuesday, Aug. 25. In the Iowa Falls and Alden school districts, about half the students are attending school on Tuesday and Wednesday. The other half will attend on Thursday and Friday. The alternating schedule will continue this week and next week.

Iowa Falls First Day of School

Students arriving for the first day of school at Rock Run Elementary in Iowa Falls each received a bag of Starburst candies as a welcome gift.

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