Virtual Backpack – Grades 6-12

This page will contain information from sources outside of the school as they are sent to us. For more information, please be sure to read the information and contact them directly.

Silver Service Opportunity in Olin – DATE CHANGE due to weather

Kirkwood for Kids Summer Camps 2024

University Of Iowa Wildlife Camps Information

U of IA Wildlife Camps – for students entering grades 3-7. Camps offered at Maquoketa Caves State Park and others across Iowa. These are day camps.

Camp Financial Assistance

Hiring Instructors & Camp Coordinators for Summer 2024 – they are seeking instructors available to work this summer for as little as one week at Maquoketa Caves State Park, or for multiple weeks at up to six State Park Camp locations. Staff may either camp at the park location or opt for their own accommodations.

Bear Creek Camp Flier (Formerly Camp Wyoming)

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program – this flyer is about health insurance, Medicaid, and Hawki. If questions you can contact Sierra Hall at 319-329-3471 or email

Upward Bound Application – for high school students. See Trio coordinator at the school for more information. This is a GREAT resource program for students who are first generation college students (parents did not attend college) or those who qualify for the free lunch program.


Christine Gent will be coordinating the weekly food bag distribution again this year.  Letters will be coming home this week with some students.  If your family does not receive one and you would like to participate in this program or if you have any questions, please email