Quick Links
Skip to main contentSkip to navigation

Central Lyon CSD


Superintendent Jorth

Mr. Jorth joined Central Lyon as superintendent July 1, 2019, coming to us from Webster City Community Schools. Mr. Jorth received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Iowa State University in 2002, a Master’s of Science in Educational Leadership from Drake University in 2009 and his Superintendent’s Endorsement . . .

read more

Conditions of Learning Survey

All Iowa public school districts are required to administer an annual school climate and culture survey to students in grades 3-12 called the Conditions for Learning. The survey is designed to measure their engagement in school, safety, . . .

read more

Nationwide Social Media Threat: A Joint Message

  Central Lyon & Siouxland Conference Families and Staff: Our school districts recently learned of an anonymous, nationwide threat against schools that is being shared on social media outlets such as TikTok. The general threat . . .

read more

JMC Notification Error

Dear Central Lyon Students, Families & Staff, I want you to know that I care deeply about the safety of our students and staff, which is why I decided to delay the start of school by two hours this morning. Unfortunately, there was . . .

read more

Mr. Jorth Interviewed by Web Page Class

Web Page students Colton and Kaylee interviewed Superintendent Jorth on September 6, 2019. We learned more abut his family and his plans for school improvement. Watch the six minute video below to learn more.  

read more

Saving Teen Lives

The Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB) is committed to reducing the number of lives lost on Iowa roadways as well as minimizing the number of serious injury crashes. The number one cause of teen death in Iowa and the U.S. is car . . .

read more

Wellness and Nutrition

On a three year cycle, a state wellness/nutrition audit is done at each public school in Iowa. The audit in December 2016 examined not only our hot lunch program, but also our wellness policies, our daily physical activities, daily . . .

read more

Iowa Core Curriculum

Change is inevitable, growth is optional. I know all of us have heard this statement before. What it implies is that no matter how much we want to fight it, change WILL happen. The key to change is how we react. Some embrace change, some . . .

read more

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.