About Us

The Cedar Rapids Community School District has the second largest enrollment in the State of Iowa. The District's AK through grade 12 grade program currently serves 16,157 students in 21 elementary schools, 6 middle schools, and 4 high schools. We also have various alternative schools.

The educational program of the Cedar Rapids Schools is designed to provide excellence for all students, and is based on a guiding philosophy of continuous improvement.

View District Curriculum Standards and student learning expectations

Non-Discrimination Statement

It is the policy of the Cedar Rapids Community School District not to illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (employment only), marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and socioeconomic status (students/program only) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. District employees with questions or a grievance related to this policy should contact Jill Cirivello, Director of Human Resources, 319-558-2421; jcirivello@cr.k12.ia.us. Students and others should contact Ken Morris, Manager of Student Equity, 319-558-1504; kmorris@cr.k12.ia.us. The District mailing address is 2500 Edgewood Rd NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405-1015.

District Fast Facts

Enrollment: 16,157

Size of District: 121 square miles

Governance Board: 7 elected members

Elementary Schools: 21 schools

Middle Schools: 6 schools

High Schools: 4 schools

Administrators: 71

Teachers: 1,269

Support Staff: 1,429

Registered Volunteers: 7,240

Annual General Fund Budget: $264.3 million