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Our own Christy Bartels is highlighted in the Altoona Living Magazine! She's a 1st-grade teacher at Runnells Elementary. Get to know more about her by reading this article. #1SEP #runnellselementary ...

Benefits, work-life balance and meaningful work. You can find these and more at SEP Community School District. We are the place to apply if you are looking to make a difference in a child's life. We have a variety of positions open. Please stop by our job fair on Tuesday or Wednesday to get more information. Follow this link for all of the open positions and submit your application. Join our Ram Fam! https://www.applitrack.com/southeastpolk/onlineapp/ #1SEP ...

Awesome! Congratulations! 🖤💛#1SEP ...

Rain or shine, SEP celebrates! #1SEP ...

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Answer: Who is Halley (Stille) Ryherd?
Question: Name the SEP Alumni who recently won on "Jeopardy!"

Congratulations Halley! You're a great representative of Southeast Polk! #1SEP #SEPAlum We👀You!
https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/entertainment/2022/06/29/jeopardy-today-host-halley-ryherd-contestant-iowa-waukee-winner/7772730001/
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Please note that District Office will be closed on Monday. Have a safe and happy 4th of July! #1SEP ...

#1SEP has a tradition of sending off our 5th graders with a "Clap Out." Here are
@SEP_AltoonaElem 5th Graders being encouraged by students, teachers & parents. Congrats to all students who are transitioning to the next step in their academic careers! So exciting! https://www.southeastpolk.org/news/2022/05/last-day-of-school/
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#sepolk at a Glance

graduation
2 sep seniors finalists in annual national merit scholarship
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90 high school juniors and seniors in mentors in violence prevention program
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96% attendance rate
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114 square miles in our district
science
81% science core target met

3-11 Graders proficient in Science - State goal: 80%

arts
#1 jr. high show choir wins grand champion

Sudden Impulse Jr. High Show Choir wins Grand Champion at Take Two Competition

money
$1,852B assessed valuation

as of 2016

arts
4a Honor Band wind ensemble perform

at Iowa Bandmasters Conference - the highest honor an Iowa band can receive

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3 state championships won by rhythamettes

Divisions won: Jazz, Hip Hop and Kick

certificate
Last 4 out of 5 years advanced placement top 50
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2019 coach jason christenson

Named National Wrestling Coach of the Year

classroom
34 different languages spoken within the district