Tdap and Physical Required
Iowa Department of Health requires the Tdap vaccine for students entering, advancing or transferring into the 7th grade. This change was implemented at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year. The requirement states that a one-time booster dose of tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis-containing vaccine (Tdap) for grade 7 and . . .
Mrs. Buffington's flex class, Random Acts of Kindness, focuses on how to make our school, community, and world a better place. The class is student driven and provides students some ownership over the class. We start the class examining . . . read more
The 8th grade Student Council set a goal to do an activity each month of the school year. For the month of October, a few 8th grade representatives mentioned the idea of decorating and donating pumpkins to a school or organization. The . . . read more
As our fall season activities wind down I want to provide you with the necessary information for our Winter I season activities. Winter I Season includes wrestling (7th & 8th grade) and girls basketball (8th grade only). . . . read more
Bullying can threaten students’ physical and emotional safety at school and can negatively impact their ability to learn. The best way to address bullying is to stop it before it starts. Southeast Polk Jr. High has planned . . . read more