Maq Valley News

Go Wildcats!

November 10, 2015

Time and again, I catch myself using the excuse “this is such a busy time of the year” when trying to justify something I had intended to do but didn’t follow through.  Face it: it is ALWAYS a busy time of year so when it comes to prioritizing, it is not about finding time but…

Parent/Patron Department of Education Survey Link

October 26, 2015

Once every 5 years the Iowa Department of Education asks that our parents and patrons complete a perception survey for the district. Maquoketa Valley is requesting that parents and patrons complete the survey one time at the following link,  Computers will also be available at our upcoming Parent Teacher conferences scheduled for October 29th…

Authentic Intellectual Work

September 23, 2015

What is AIW? AIW stands for Authentic Intellectual Work and provides a structure for teachers to analyze student assignments and assessments, student work, and, eventually, instruction. Teachers collaborate to provide feedback on the academic challenge and value beyond school of the student tasks. The groups also analyze student tasks to see if students are given…

Group 4 Slider

May 5, 2015


May 5, 2015


May 5, 2015


May 5, 2015
students on cleanup day


March 19, 2015
FFA students


March 19, 2015


March 19, 2015
FFA awards recipients