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Central Lyon CSD

Elementary (PS-6)


Hello everyone!  My name is Mrs. Boekhout and I have been teaching at Central Lyon since 1995.  I taught 1st grade for 4 years, Kindergarten for 16 years, and this is my 9th year of teaching 2nd grade.  I truly love my career and the children I am blessed with each year.   Most students are . . .

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Re-Think Your Drink

This afternoon we invited Crystal Top from Health Services of Lyon County to share with our students about the importance of drinking water, which is the best drink they can choose. She was pleasantly surprised by how many . . .

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May The Forest Be With You Always

The 2nd grade students have been learning about the importance of conservation and the role that trees and healthy soils play in it. In Art class, with Mrs. Ramsey, they have been working on designing their own forest pictures. Last . . .

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My Class is Full of Sweet Hearts

Today was an extra special day filled with love as we celebrated Valentine's Day here in 2nd grade. My class enjoyed working on a valentines packet filled with crossword puzzles, mazes, word searches, and I Spies . . .

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Beach Day! Hooray!

This month we have been working so hard on our school-wide PBIS expectations. We reached our classroom goal and earned enough ROAR cards and paw prints to have a Beach party - all day long! Woohoo! The children were . . .

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Merry Christmas!

We know it's the most wonderful time of the year, because we had the most wonderful time at school this month! The last 12 days of school we have been participating in the school-wide holiday dress-up days. See if you can . . .

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50th Day of School

Can you believe today we celebrated the 50th day of school already?! Guess what was extra fun this year...Mrs. Boekhout turned 50 last year, so we were able to reuse some of . . .

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Happy Halloween

Today we were "treat"-ed to a super fun Halloween party.  We had so "munch" fun!  We would like to thank Ashley B., Kim K., Grandma Denise, and Jessie E. for throwing us such a great party. We thought . . .

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Hot Lunch/Book Fair Week

My 2nd graders were very excited to eat lunch with their families during our "Feature Hot Lunch Day".  Following lunch, they were able to browse the Book Fair in the Library with their special guests and then enjoy . . .

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Our 2nd Grade Family

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars...I wished for you and here you are! I am pleased to introduce the newest members of my 2nd grade family. We had a wonderful first day together! Looking forward to another memorable year. Please click . . .

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2nd Grade Open House

Tonight was the start of the 2023-2024 school year, which represents many new beginnings for our 2nd grade team. We are very excited that Mrs. Halma has chosen to join us and look forward to learning and growing alongside . . .

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Countdown to 2nd Grade!

Hey Boys and Girls!  I hope you're as excited as I am about school starting soon!  I am looking forward to meeting you and your family at our 2nd Grade Open House on Wednesday, August 16th from 5:00 p.m - . . .

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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.