Read more below about the many programs the ICCSD Foundation supports district-wide.


The AVID program focuses on training educators so they can prepare their students for college, careers, and life. The AVID curriculum helps students build skills and develop behaviors that will allow them to be more successful in school and throughout life. Read more here.

Employee Recognition Programs

The Shine Award program honors employees who go above and beyond for the students and schools in our program. The Silver Salute program recognizes staff celebrating 25 years of service and/or those who are retiring from the District. Read more on our Employee Recognition Programs page.

Grants to Schools

Every year, the ICCSD Foundation awards grants to schools.

Online Personalized Learning

Empowering educators through adaptive assessment and personalized instruction utilizing tools such as Lexia, Dreambox and iReady allow students to be motivated by their own success and have personalized learning paths. Read more here.


The establishment of public and private partnerships within our schools in the Iowa City Community School District is what the Support-A-School program is all about. Read more here.