Shimek Elementary School

Dedicated to excellence in education

Latest News

  • Online Registration Now Open

    We are excited to announce that registration for the 2022-2023 school year is now open! Find out more about online registration and get dates for registering in-person.

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  • Support Resources for Students, Families, and Staff

    We recognize that there have been significant challenges and losses that our school district family and our community have faced. It is important to us that you are aware of the school- and community-based support services that are available.

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  • Pay to Ride Application

    The Iowa City Community School District Transportation Department is offering the Pay-to-Ride Transportation Program for the 2022-23 school year. Learn more about the program and how to apply.

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  • Update on Mask Requirements in Schools

    Based on updated CDC guidance, the Iowa City Community School District will no longer require face masks to be worn in our buildings, on our campuses, and on school buses as long as our county remains in the low or medium transmission rate category.

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  • Grab & Go Meal Program moves to an order-based system

    Due to the significant decline in participation in the program as the majority of students are now on-site, we will be transitioning to an order-based meal pick-up system for our families with students learning off-site.

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  • Updated Quarantine and Isolation Guidelines

    On Monday, January 10, 2022, our District will transition to these updated protocols. While the CDC has modified quarantine and isolation guidance for schools, we continue to require masks for all students, staff, and visitors to our schools.

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Principal's Message

  • Chris Pisarik Welcome to Shimek Elementary School, and thank you for sharing with us your most precious gift! We are honored and humbled to work with you and your child.

    Shimek Elementary is a special place where all children are cared for, feel safe, and where their own unique styles of learning are EMBRACED. Our teachers and staff work hard to INSPIRE our students with engaging instruction, high expectations, and a desire to meet each child where they are in order to help them grow. Our ultimate goal is to promote EXCELLENCE in every child who walks through our doors, helping them to realize and reach their fullest potential — preparing them for the future. Embracing and Inspiring Excellence is what we do and who we are.

    On behalf of the entire Shimek family, welcome to our community. Welcome home.

    Chris Pisarik, Principal
    (319) 688-1160
    pisarik.chris@iowacityschools.org

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