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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 am currently teaching 2nd grade.  I truly love my career and the children I am blessed with each year.   Most students are very . . .

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Fire Safety

This morning we were invited to a demonstration by the Rock Rapids Fire Department and the Lyon County Ambulance personnel.  Fire Prevention week was last week, but 2nd grade-4th grade students met them on the playground today to . . .

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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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Place Value Creations

Today we started Chapter 2 in our Go Math series which focuses on numbers from 1 - 1000.  We kicked off our first lesson with a fun hands-on way to review and practice place value...more specifically the skill of expanded . . .

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We've Got Spirit, Yes, We Do!

Today we were LOUD and PROUD and so excited to show our school spirit for Homecoming week!  Earlier this week we crafted some cheer gear for the big game tonight.  This afternoon we walked down to the high school for . . .

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Young Engineers

This year we are excited to "elevate" our science knowledge as we dig in to our new Science curriculum (Elevate Science) from the Savvas Learning Company.  We are so happy to continue partnering with Mr. . . .

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Sign Language

This week one of our Reading stories was called "The William Hoy Story" by Nancy Churnin.  It was a biography about a deaf boy who changed how the game of baseball was played.  We learned that he . . .

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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.   Introducing my new little stars...

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2nd Grade Open House

Tonight I had the privilege of meeting my new students and their families at our 2nd Grade Open House.  The children enjoyed unpacking their new supplies, checking out our room, and meeting some new classmates.  . . .

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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 Monday, August 23th from 5:00 p.m - 7:00 . . .

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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.