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Central Lyon School Foundation

The Central Lyon School Foundation, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization that supports excellence in both academic and co-curricular activities. The foundation is directed by a Board of Directors.  Members of the Board include Matt Oedekoven- President,  Geoff Kruse - Vice President, Niki Vogel - Secretary, Chad Geerdes - Treasurer, Dwayne Postma, Teresa Hoogendoorn, Tracey Hoefert, Carmen Austin & Scott Sieperda.

The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funds for academic programs, encourage post secondary education through scholarships, and to develop and extend the facilities, services, and resources of the Central Lyon School District.  A few examples of recent project distributions include the purchase of student backpacks for the laptop 1:1 program, Smart Board equipment for classrooms, new math curriculum, new media center materials, and a donation to the historical plaza.  Lion Grants are offered annually to individual teachers for specialized educational projects they devise and propose for their classrooms.

The Central Lyon School District has a history of providing quality education for its students and will continue to strive to provide the educational programs that will help students achieve their maximum potential.  You can support the Foundation through tax-deductible contributions - find more information on the Donate page.

For more information, please contact Chad Geerdes (712) 472-7684.

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.