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Erosion, Landslides, and Lyon County Roads

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In our science classes we have been talking about weathering, erosion, and deposition. We invited Laura Sievers, the Lyon County Engineer, to come and speak to our 4th grade students. Mrs. Sievers began her presentation by asking the students how many miles of roads they thought there were in Lyon County. They were surprised to learn there are over 1,000 miles of road! Students were shown pictures of erosion and landslides in our county. They were asked to decide how we should fix the biggest landslide in the county. Mrs. Sievers showed several options and asked that students pick one and explain why they chose that option. There was a lot of great discussion and responses. Thank you, Mrs. Sievers, for coming in and sharing with our classes!

The Central Lyon Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study: Business Education, Family & Consumer Sciences Education, Industrial Arts Education and Vocation Agriculture Education. It is the policy of the Central Lyon Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. Inquiries or grievances may be directed to the Superintendent, Central Lyon CSD, 1010 S. Greene St., Rock Rapids, IA 51246, (712) 472-2664, superintendent@centrallyon.org. Please see District Board Policies for additional information on grievance procedures.