MSTM Vision Statement:
A caring community that nurtures individuals to become productive lifelong learners.

MSTM Mission Statement:
Provide a safe and progressive learning environment to enhance student growth.

New Student Registration

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All new students entering Martensdale-St.Marys Community School District must start
their registration process in the Superintendent’s Office.

All new students entering Martensdale-St.Marys Community School District must provide  the proper documentation to establish residency.  The documents provided must always state the student’s physical address.  A post office box is not an acceptable address for the purpose of determining residency.

You must have proof of residency in order to enroll your child.  If you do not know whether your residence is within the Martensdale-St.Marys Community School District, contact Jill Gavin, Business Manager at 641.764.2608 or go to the Warren County Assessor site:

New Students:  Please attend registration at the school on August 14, 2017 from 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. or August 15, 2017 from 12:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.  
You will need to complete the following forms:

  1. New Student Registration Information
  2. Student Health Update
  3. Athletic Physical (7-12)
  4. Student Permission Information
  5. Dental Screening (kindergarten, 9th grade and all out-of-district transfer students)
  6. Athletic Medical & Transportation Eligibility (7-12)
  7. Student Driving Permit Form (7-12)
  8. HEADS UP: Concussion in High School Sports
  9. Before and After Form
  10. Home Language Survey

You will need your child’s up to date immunization record, dental screening, lead screening (preschool and kindergarten only) and proof of birth; i.e., a birth certificate.

Pay school fees or complete a fee waiver and free/reduced lunch application.

Bring any special needs documents if applicable.  (Example:  Individualized Education Plan / IEP, 504 Plan, Gifted and Talented / Enrichment Plan, Individualized Health Plan (IHP), etc.)

Name, address and phone number of your child(ren)’s previous school to request records.

Once you have gathered and completed the requirements above, please contact Karen Tomlinson or 641-764-2466 to set up an appointment.  You must have all of the documentation with you before we can enroll your child(ren) in the Martensdale-St. Marys Community School District. 

Competent Private Instruction (Home Schooling)
For questions regarding Competent Private Instruction, please refer to Iowa Department of Education web site or call 515.281.8170 and /or contact Martensdale-St. Marys Community School District by calling Ms. Happe, Elementary Principal and Director of Competent Private Instruction at 641.764.2470 or 641.764.2621 or email at with questions.