Being a citizen of the United States, of Iowa and of the District community entitles students to special privileges and protections as well as requiring the students to assume civic, economic and social responsibilities and to participate in their country, state and District community in a manner that entitles them to keep these rights and privileges.

As part of the education program, students shall have an opportunity to learn about their rights, privileges, and responsibilities as citizens of this country, state and District community.  As part of this learning opportunity students are instructed in the elements of good citizenship and the role quality citizens play in their country, state and District community.


Approved: July 1, 1989

Reviewed: May 11, 2015

Revised: August 28, 2006