BlueGrassSchool
  • Blue Grass Elementary School
    Principal: Diane Simmons
    226 W. Sycamore St.
    Blue Grass, Iowa 52726
    Phone: 563.381.1712
    Fax: 563.445.5964
  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Websites For Students + Parents

    Parents and Students please visit our Library home page for all links to student used websites (Lexia, MyOn, MobyMax,Envision…).

    Blue Grass Links

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    Science Fair

    Science fair is a competition that all fourth and fifth graders participate in. The students work hard on different projects that their teacher approves of. Each student has a bit more than two or three weeks to do their project that they have picked.They observe and take notes of their findings. After a few weeks, they type up six steps that tell the problem, materials, procedure, hypotheses, results, and conclusion. Read more

    Fun Night

    Fun Night was a successful fundraiser. We raised about 7,500 dollars. Fun night was really fun and there were many fun games to play like Nose Pick, Lollipop Pack, Cake Walk, Soccer Kick, Pop Toss, Basketball Shot, Hair Spray, Face Paint, Limbo, Photo Booth, Wheel Deal, Coconut Toss, Duck Pond, Bouncy Houses, and Plinko. There is also the pie eating contest where there were  different age categories. Many cool prizes Read more

    BOOK FAIR APRIL 25th-29th in library

    Monday  8:00-8:40 &  3:35-4:00

    Tuesday 8:00-8:40 & 3:35-4:00

    Wednesday 8:00-8:40 CLOSED AFTER SCHOOL

    Thursday 8:00-8:40 & 3:35-7:30

    Friday 8:00-8:40 Closing at Noon. Read more

    Pay It Forward

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    Pay It Forward is a program sponsored by Acentra Credit Union and partnered with WQAD for doing good things for the community. Mr. Kurtz was nominated because he has fun working on patrol, makes kids feel safe and helps them start their day by smiling. He is using the money from the award for math materials and help keeping “Paying It Forward”. He was surprised, caught off guard, and honored Read more

    Battle Of The Books

    Three fourth graders Riley, Mya, and Hannah won the school Battle of the Books competition.

    In Battle of the Books, you and your team discuss and read about 20 books. You need to find a team of no more than three people. You get together with your team and discuss the books. Some of the books this year were Rebel McKenzie, White Fur Flying, Almost Home, Infinity Ring- A Mutiny Read more

    Kindergarten Roundup March 3rd 2PM

    Kindergarten Round-Up will be held on Thursday, March 3rd from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  This is an important day for incoming Kindergarten students and their families to visit Blue Grass School, meet teachers and school staff, and see the classrooms. There will be a fun activity for our newest students and information to share with families to help their young student get off to a great start in Read more

    Curriculum Night

    Information from curriculum night, which was held on September 10th, is now on the website.  Please click on “Academics” in the menu on the top… and then each grade level now has their own portion on this website. Read more

    2015-2016 School Supply List

    Click Here to view the school supply list.   Read more

    Annual Anti-bullying Anti-harassment Public Statement

    As we begin a new school year, the District’s Board of Education and Superintendent wish to remind District students, parents/guardians, staff, and volunteers that harassment and bullying of students is against the law and District policy. The District will not tolerate harassment or bullying of students based on the student’s actual or perceived traits or characteristics, including: age, color, creed, national origin, race, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender Read more