Okoboji Community School District

43°19′17″N 95°09′12″W / 43.321508°N 95.153322°W / 43.321508; -95.153322

Okoboji Community School District
United States
Coordinates43.321508, -95.153322
District information
TypeLocal school district
SuperintendentTodd Abrahamson
Budget$14,682,000 (2017-18)[1]
NCES District ID1900021[1]
Students and staff
Students1177 (2019-20)[1]
Teachers80.18 FTE[1]
Staff97.99 FTE[1]
Student–teacher ratio14.68[1]
Athletic conferenceSiouxland
District mascotPioneers
ColorsMaroon and White
Other information

Okoboji Community School District (OCSD) is a rural public school district headquartered in Milford, Iowa.[2] It operates Okoboji Elementary School (Milford), Okoboji Middle School (Arnolds Park), and Okoboji High School (Milford).

The logo of the district is the pioneer and is used to show the district giving direction to its pupils.[3]

The district is mostly in Dickinson County with a portion in Clay County. It serves Milford, Arnolds Park, most of Fostoria, most of Okoboji, Wahpeton, and West Okoboji.[4]

History edit

The district was established on July 1, 1988, by the merger of the Arnolds Park and Milford school districts.[5]

In 2018, the district proposed a $25 million bond for rebuilding its middle school facility.[6]

Schools edit

The district operates three schools:[1]

  • Okoboji Elementary School, Milford
  • Okoboji Middle School, Arnolds Park
  • Okoboji High School, Milford

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Okoboji Comm School District". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved November 29, 2021.
  2. ^ "Home". Okoboji Community School District. Retrieved March 24, 2020. 1205 7th Street [...] Milford, IA 51351
  3. ^ "Logo System". Okoboji Community School District. Retrieved March 24, 2020.
  4. ^ "Okoboji" (PDF). Iowa Department of Education. Retrieved March 24, 2020.
  5. ^ "REORGANIZATION & DISSOLUTION ACTIONS SINCE 1965-66" (PDF). Iowa Department of Education. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 9, 2019. Retrieved March 22, 2020.
  6. ^ Hayworth, Bret (April 2, 2018). "2 large school bond votes set for Tuesday in Northwest Iowa". Sioux City Journal. Retrieved March 27, 2020.

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