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Image result for target clipart We just received a donation check of $264.77!

Thank you to all who have their Target charge card registered with the Take Charge of Education Program. Every time you shop with your REDcard, Target donates 1% of purchases to our school.

If you shop at Target and have a Redcard, please consider registering it so your purchase can also benefit RV. It is an easy way to help make a donation while doing your usual shopping.

Image result for coupon clipartNHS is again collecting coupons for the Military
Support the Overseas Coupon Program by dropping your coupons off at either school, (even be expired coupons). Thank you so much for your support.

Late Summer Virus Causing Illness in Iowa
EV-D68 circulating in several Midwestern states. EV-D68 often begins like a cold and symptoms include coughing and wheezing; most people will recover at home without complications however, some people with severe respiratory illness caused by EV-D68 may need to be hospitalized and receive intensive supportive therapy. Infants, children, and teenagers, especially those with a history of asthma or those who have a condition that compromises their immune system, are most likely to become severely ill. Parents of children with cold-like symptoms that experience difficulty breathing should contact their health care provider. Read more HERE.

*****We have important information how you can make a food settlement claim based on the lawsuit against Martin Brothers. Key points to the settlement are:
1. Martin Brothers will pay $1.925 million to create a settlement fund for monetary relief to the settlement class
2. The settlement class is anyone who paid for school lunch January 1, 2000-July 31, 2014.
3. A 3rd party will arrange to have notices published in an attempt to reach 88% of Iowa's residents.
4. Individuals in the settlement class may submit a form to receive reimbursement of $3.50 for each year they attended a participating school district up to a maximum of $50.00.
5. Any funds remaining, after attorney's fees and class members receive their payments, will be paid to participating school districts on a pro rata basis.

Claims need to be submitted by September 30, 2014. Go to:

Non-Discrimination Policy: It is the policy of the River  Valley  Community School District to not  discriminate illegally on the basis of age, color, creed, national origin, race, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical attributes, physical or mental ability or disability, ancestry, political party preference, political belief, socioeconomic status, or familial status.  Differential treatment of the basis of sex will not be  permitted except when necessary to accomplish specific educational purpose that does not impinge upon essential equality or fundamental fairness in the treatment of students.  It is the policy of the district in this regard to be in full compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendment of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,  Titles VI and VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and Section AYE of the Iowa Code. Grievances related to this policy may be addressed to:Donita Joens, Equity Coordinator  P.O. Box 8, Correctionville, IA  51016   (712) 372-4420