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Welcome to my web page. I have been teacher/advisor/coach at Central Lyon since the fall of 2016. I am currently the Ag. Education instructor and FFA advisor. We have a very active ag. program at Central Lyon and among the things you will find on this sight are classroom activities, FFA features and activities, and school activities . . .

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New Student Teacher

Miranda Dreesen

Central Lyon welcomes Miranda Dreesen who is student teaching in Mr. Rockhill’s Agricultural Education classroom. She has a major in Agriculture Education from SDSU. Her hometown is Little Rock, IA. She is really excited about . . .

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FFA Enters Culver's Essay Contest

When I view the agriculture industry, I look at the various jobs and possibilities that are offered to young individuals like myself! Growing up in rural NW Iowa, I understand the hardships but also know the “joys and . . .

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Ag Students Teach Elementary

During this semester a few of our Ag students have spent some time teaching in the second and third grade classrooms. The high school students have taught them lessons about Dairy, Iowa Agriculture, and some by-products we get from crops and . . .

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National FFA Convention

On the evening of Tuesday, October 23rd, ten FFA members from Central Lyon got onto a charter bus and rode for eleven hours. They arrived at their first stop the next morning. Fair Oaks Dairy Farm located in Fair Oaks, Indiana was the first . . .

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FFA Petting Zoo

The FFA organized and sponsored a petting zoo during May term. Sheep, lambs, goats, ducks, kittens, chicks, a dog and a horse were some of the animals waiting to be petted by the elementary students. Many high school students enjoyed it, as . . .

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When you see the name FarmHer , you may question the meaning behind it. In an ever-changing industry, farming can sometimes be seen as male-dominated. FarmHer  was founded by Marji Guyler-Alaniz because she wanted to show . . .

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FFA Ends Whirlwind of Events

Wow! What an incredible last couple of weeks for the FFA chapter here at Central Lyon. On April 8, 2017, we hosted our annual Parent Member Banquet. This night was an outstanding opportunity for the community to see the hard work . . .

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FFA has Facebook

The Central Lyon FFA has been a very active extracurricular for students at Central Lyon. With a changing world of technology we now have the ability to reach out into our community through social media. We have now connected the FFA chapter . . .

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Natural Resources Create Biofuels

    After an extensive study of renewable biofuels, Mr. Postma's natural resource class recently took a field trip to Plymouth Oil Co. and Plymouth Energy Co., both companies located near LeMars.  The first stop . . .

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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.