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2nd Largest in Iowa
16,000+Students enrolled
high school graduates walk near young students

Preparing all students for the future

Cedar Rapids Community School District (CRCSD) has an enriching history of educating students since 1855. Today, we are the second largest public education provider in Iowa, with more than 16,000 students and nearly 3,200 teachers and staff at work in 32 schools throughout Cedar Rapids. We build on our past and present to supply an education that prepares students for the future.

Our vision is Every Learner. Future Ready. This guiding principle helps us enrich our community and embrace all backgrounds and cultures. We share a learning environment that welcomes everyone, as we prepare all students with pathways and passions for their future.

The attributes of our vision are displayed by the breadth of our educational offerings. The range includes traditional learning environments, a fully-virtual academy, many varied AP courses, career and technical training education, English language learners programming and support, five magnet schools, Iowa BIG project-based learning, preschool, and before/after school daycare.

Teacher excellence is fundamental to our vision. CRCSD boasts the most nationally-certified teachers in the state. All our employees work in an environment that has been named to Forbes’ 2020 Best-in-State Employer list.

We welcome you to our website and thank you for your interest in CRCSD!

From preschool through high school, please visit our Registration and Enrollment information on how to sign up your student to attend a CRCSD school.

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