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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The Cedar Rapids Community School District Virtual Backpack is our paperless approach to distributing non-district information during the school year. Is your student interested in summer camps and sports leagues? Need ideas for after-school activities and events? Visit every week for new activities!

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Upcoming Events
Apr 1 Events

Sonia Kovalevsky High School Mathematics Day

The daylong program includes workshops, interactive talks, math related games, and panels of profess... See details

Apr 1 Athletics Informational

Kennedy Football Middle School Visit

A chance for middle school football players to meet the coaching staff, get an orientation to the pr... See details

Apr 3 Athletics

YMCA Summer Swim Team – Register for upcoming spring and summer programs

Get Ready for Summer Swim Team. MACR Sharks Swim Team is currently enrolling swimmers for the 2023 Y... See details

Apr 3

Fresh Air After School – April & May

Fresh Air Academy at Indian Creek Nature Center is a drop-off immersive nature experience. K-3rd gra... See details

Apr 4 - Apr 27 Camps

Spring Fresh Air After School (April)

Fresh Air Academy at Indian Creek Nature Center is a drop-off immersive nature experience. Children ... See details

Apr 11 - May 30 Informational

Free Nutrition Classes-Buy, Eat, Live Healthy

8 Free classes of fun learning; learn to save money, save time, make easy and low cost meals, and he... See details

Apr 15 - Jun 3 Informational

Growing Futures Spring 2023 Planting Season

Help plant, water, and care for trees around the City of Cedar Rapids with the Growing Futures team!... See details

Apr 15 - May 20 Events


CoderDojo is a K–5 STEAM program that encourages creativity, fosters entrepreneurship, and helps kid... See details

Apr 20 - Apr 22 Arts

Harriet, The Spy

Live in Person Theatre for young audiences. Performances Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 5 p.m. Frid... See details

Apr 29 - Jun 3 Athletics

Kiwanis Miracle League baseball

Kiwanis Miracle League is a noncompetitive baseball league for individuals with special needs. Each ... See details

Apr 30 - Apr 30 Events

Street Survival

Street Survival is a national program that teaches teens more about car control in a full day of dri... See details

May 12 Events

The Teen Mental Health Summit

Join teens and families across Eastern Iowa for an evening filled with fun, resources, learning and ... See details

May 13 - May 13 Academics

The Perry Initiative: Building the Pipeline for Women in Engineering and Medicine

Free, One-Day, Hands-on experience for high school women who are interested in pursuing careers in m... See details

May 26 Camps Events Informational

Champions Program Flyer

Champions Before and After School Program Flyer See details

May 26 Informational

Champions Before and After School + Full Day Friday Program at Truman ELC

Champions Before and After School Program + Full day Friday Preschool Enrollment Open for 22/23 scho... See details