Note from Taft

Note from Taft


Taft Message 

May 26, 2017 

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Corrected time for Swim Day do to normal one hour early out dismissal will be 12:15 to 1:45. 

3rd and 4th Grade Swim Day will be Wednesday, May 31st from 12:15 to 1:45. Weather permitting. Students should bring swimming suits, towels and sunscreen. 

Humboldt Wildcat Basketball camp- This camp will emphasize the fundamentals of basketball such as dribbling, passing, shooting, and proper footwork. This will be a great camp to get your son started in the game of basketball or to help further develop his skills within our Wildcat program. Most of all we will have fun! See attachment for more information. 

4-H Summer Camps- There will be various day camps offered to current Humboldt County Kindergarten through 6th grade students. Deadline to register is June 9th. See for more information, registration forms, and medical release forms.  All materials need to be returned to the extension office.  If you have any questions please contact Kiersten Beilke, ISU Extension and Outreach Humboldt County Youth Coordinator at 515-332-2201 or

Report Cards will be sent home with students on their last day of school.  However,  report cards will not be released to anyone owing over $10.00 on their meal account or has unpaid fees.  Please be sure that your bills are paid by June 1st.  Thank you.

Fun Day- Kindergarten through 2nd Grade will have Fun Day at Mease the afternoon of May 30th.  They will be participating in outdoor activities.  Please be sure to dress your child accordingly.

Online Summer Camps- Please click on the link for some online resources for your kids.  Most of these are FREE, however some do have a fee.  Please see

Last Day of School for Grades Kindergarten thru 11th will be June 1st. We will have a 3 hour early dismissal.  

3rd-6th Grade Baseball & Softball - Registration forms are being sent home. To register online go to Sign up deadline is May 26th. 



Dates to Remember:  

May 26- 3rd-6th Grade Baseball & Softball registration deadline.  

May 26- Make Up Day for January 17th

May 26- 4th grade to Grotto

May 26- 2nd grade to Dolliver Park

May 29- Memorial Day- No School

May 30- KG thru 2nd Grade Fun Day @ Mease

May 30- Make up Day for January 25th

May 31- 3rd and 4th Grade Swim Day

May 31- Family Fit Night @ 6 p.m., Starting at Bicknell Park

May 31-Make up Day for February 24th

June 1- Make up Day for March 13th


SCHOOL DELAYS, EARLY OUTS, CANCELLATIONS - you should be getting a phone call, text or email depending on how your have your parent account set up in Parent Portal.  We also use the following means to communicate to the public.  Radio stations FM 97.7, FM 94.5 and FM 96.9 and TV WHO Channel 13.  We also have the school hotline that you can call at any time 332-9700. 

"It is the policy of the Humboldt Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, religion, marital status or socioeconomic status in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7.  If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy please contact the Humboldt Community School District, Lisa Thul, Assistant Finance Manager, 23 3rd St N, PO Box 130, Dakota City, IA 50529; 515-332-1330 or the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; web site:"

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