George–Little Rock Community School District

Coordinates: 43°20′28″N 95°59′37″W / 43.341142°N 95.993721°W / 43.341142; -95.993721

George–Little Rock Community School District (G-LR) is a rural public school district headquartered at George–Little Rock Senior High School in George, Iowa.[2] The district is mostly in Lyon County, with sections in Osceola and Sioux counties. In addition to George, it serves Little Rock.[3]

George–Little Rock Community School District
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Location
Lyon, Osceola and Sioux counties
United States
Coordinates43.341142, -95.993721
District information
TypeLocal school district
GradesK–12
Established2003
SuperintendentTom Luxford
Schools4
Budget$6,725,000 (2017-18)[1]
NCES District ID1912480[1]
Students and staff
Students412 (20119-20)[1]
Teachers34.26 FTE[1]
Staff32.94 FTE[1]
Student–teacher ratio12.03[1]
Athletic conferenceSiouxland
District mascotMustangs
ColorsRed and Black
   
Other information
Websitegeorge-littlerock.org

HistoryEdit

The district formed on July 1, 2003, by the merger of the George and Little Rock school districts.[4]

Steve Barber, formerly principal of Spencer Middle School in the Spencer Community School District,[5] began serving as superintendent of G-LR in 2013.[6] In 2017 he moved to the Atlantic Community School District.[7] John Eyerly, formerly of the Westfield Community School District, replaced him on July 1, 2017. Eyerly resigned in 2019.[8] Tom Luxford began serving his tenure as superintendent in the 2020–21 school year, succeeding interim superintendent Pat O’Donnell.[9]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "George-Little Rock Comm School District". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved November 29, 2021.
  2. ^ "Our Schools." George-Little Rock Community School District. Retrieved on February 25, 2019. "George-Little Rock High School 9th – 12th Grade Superintendent & Business Office [...] 500 East Indiana Ave. George, IA 51237" and "GLR Schools [...] 500 E. Indiana Ave. [...] George, IA 51237"
  3. ^ "George-Little Rock." Iowa Department of Education. Retrieved on February 25, 2019.
  4. ^ "REORGANIZATION & DISSOLUTION ACTIONS SINCE 1965-66." Iowa Department of Education. Retrieved on February 25, 2019.
  5. ^ Padilla, Kate (2013-04-13). "SMS principal accepts G-LR position". Spencer Daily Reporter. Retrieved 2020-03-29.
  6. ^ Lundquist, Jeff (2017-03-03). "George Little Rock Superintendent to take the reins in Atlantic". Atlantic News Telegraph. Archived from the original on 2017-03-04. Retrieved 2020-03-29.
  7. ^ "George/Little Rock Hires New Superintendent". KIWA Radio. 2017-05-08. Archived from the original on 2021-10-06. Retrieved 2020-03-29.
  8. ^ Mahoney, Mark (2019-06-22). "George-Little Rock seeking superintendent". N'West Iowa Review. Iowa Information Publishers and Printers. Archived from the original on 2019-07-05. Retrieved 2020-03-29.
  9. ^ Mahoney, Mark (March 9, 2020). "George-Little Rock hires superintendent". N'West Iowa Review. Archived from the original on 2020-03-10. Retrieved July 26, 2020.

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