CRCSD classes will dismiss 1 hour earlier than the normal early dismissal schedule Friday, March 31st due to the forecasted weather conditions. Elementary students will dismiss at 1:20; middle school will dismiss at 12:20, and high school will dismiss at 12:20.
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2nd Largest in Iowa
16,000+Students enrolled
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Cedar Rapids Community School District (CRCSD) offers several academic programs and initiatives outside of the traditional school-day offerings to enrich the learning experience and provide a pathway and passion for every learner.

Additionally, CRCSD has initiatives, such as a sustainability plan and a diversity, equity and inclusion plan, that focus on efforts by students and staff to work collaboratively.


Career and technical education (CTE)
English language learners
Gifted education and PACT
Iowa BIG


Community partnerships
Diversity, equity, and inclusion
Future-ready facilities
Magnet schools