Scales Mound CUSD #211 is a Pre K-12 grade public school district 70 square miles in area, all of which is located in northern Jo Daviess County. The District is positioned approximately 25 miles east of Dubuque, Iowa and 80 miles southwest of Madison, Wisconsin. The
areas making up the School District include the Village of Scales Mound, Apple Canyon Lake and the Galena Territory. Our enrollment is less than 300 students with an elementary class size average of less than 15 students per section and a pupil to teacher ratio of approximately 13 to 1. All Scales Mound Student are housed under a single school building. The district owns nor lease any other facilities. The District offers a rich curriculum and a number of co-curricular opportunities. Scales Mound students have traditionally scored well on the Illinois Standards Achievement Test and the Iowa Test of Basic Skills.
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The Scales Mound Freshman class will hold a chili & potato soup supper on January 27, in the Scales Mound School cafeteria from 4:30 pm-6:30 pm. The supper will take place before the Scales Mound Hornets play the Galena Pirates for the 2017 Homecoming game.
The class will be serving chili, potato soup, ham sandwiches, corn bread, dessert, coffee, milk, and lemonade. Ticket prices are $6 for ages 11-adult, $4 for children ages 5-10, and free for ages 4 and under. Tickets are available from any Scales Mound Freshman until January 23, or at the door the night of the supper.
All proceeds from the supper will be utilized toward the senior trip for the class of 2020. Contact class advisor Lisa Oellerich at 815.238.6027 with any questions.
2016- 2017 Winter School Closing Information
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Winter School Closing.pdf
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