School orientation is planned for middle school sixth graders as well as seventh and eighth graders new to the district on Thursday, August 20, from 5-6 P.M at Union Middle School in Dysart. Seventh and eighth grade students who have moved into the district during the summer need to call Union Middle School at 319-476-5100 (1-800-670-5237) so the secretaries have their name, address and grade level.
During the orientation, students and their parents will be given a tour of the building as they walk through a typical day’s class schedule.The Middle School academic and activity programs will be explained by Principal Mark Albertsen and counselor Julie Flores. Students and/or their parents who need transportation to Dysart for orientation can catch a shuttle bus in front of the high school at 4:30 PM.
A freshman welcome is planned for incoming Union High School freshmen and other high school students new to the district on Thursday evening, August 20, at 6:30 PM in the high school auditorium in La Porte City. High School students who live in the Dysart area and need transportation to the event can catch a shuttle bus in front of Union Middle School at 6 PM.
Classes begin Monday, August 24, 2015.