Maq Valley News

MV Middle School Chosen as a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School

September 25, 2020

Did you know the Maquoketa Valley Middle School recently received the 2020 Nation Blue Ribbon School Award? This award is given to schools working to close the achievement gaps in student subgroups. This is a great honor and confirms the handwork of our staff, students, families and community. Congratulations Maquoketa Valley Middle School! Go Wildcats!…

Special Education Records Notice

September 16, 2020

Maquoketa Valley CSD will begin shredding special education records for students that graduated before 2016. Please call the district office at (563) 922-2091 with any questions.

Return to Learn Update – July 30, 2020

August 10, 2020
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We have compiled much of the information regarding the start of the school year into a Return To Learn Document that is linked below. We will continue to update this document as more information becomes available. Please do not hesitate to contact Superintendent Dave Hoeger or the building principals if you have any questions. Click…

Letter from Superintendent Hoeger

July 18, 2020

Dear Parents, Staff, and Community Members, Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year at Maquoketa Valley.  We ended the last school year in a very unusual way and this fall looks like it is going to be interesting as well.  I am very honored to be your Superintendent of the Maquoketa Valley and North Linn School…

Letter from Doug Tuetken 6/23

June 23, 2020

Maquoketa Valley Parents, This will be my final update for the 19 – 20 school year.  As we continue down our path to a normal routine, I wanted to provide one last update of how the relaxing of restrictions has affected our district as we modify and then offer a portion of our activities for…

Letter from Doug Tuetken 6/1

June 1, 2020

Maquoketa Valley Parents, As we make progress to return to some type of normalcy, I wanted to provide an update of how the easing of restrictions has impacted graduation, Dollars for Scholars, summer sports, prom, summer food service program, elementary summer school,  Return to Learn and our 2020 – 2021 school calendar. Graduation – After…

Letter from Doug Tuetken 5/19

May 19, 2020

Maquoketa Valley Parents, I wanted to provide a  quick update on a couple of items as it pertains to graduation, Dollars for Scholars, prom, food service program, summer school and our district’s Return to Learn plan. Graduation – After collaborating with Delaware County Public Health, weather permitting, graduation will be an outdoors ceremony to be…

Letter from Doug Tuetken 5/12

May 12, 2020

Maquoketa Valley Parents, As our abnormal school year begins to wind down, I wanted to reach out to provide an update on a couple of items as well as let you know what we are working on as we prepare for the eventual return of our students for this fall. On May 26th and May…

Letter from Doug Tuetken 4/27

April 27, 2020

Maquoketa Valley Parents, In my update to you last week, I stated that I would reach out to share some of our next steps going forward after we have had time to process the cancellation of school by the Governor.  I know that you are fully aware of this, but for my own piece of…

MV ISASP Information – Great News!

April 24, 2020

The Iowa Department of Education recently released updates to our new online school accountability reporting system called the Iowa School Performance Profiles.  As a parent, you can locate this information at  This website shows how a school is performing on multiple measures, which is called their “profile.” This profile meets federal and state requirements…