Welcome to Martensdale-St. Marys Community School District

Inspire. Challenge. Grow.

Through the years, class after class of Blue Devil students continue to represent those three words well. To be part of the MStM community is to be surrounded by caring and nurturing staff and peers that inspire and challenge each other to blaze their path forward. MStM alumni continue to make a difference after graduation, having grown into productive and lifelong learners. MStM works hard to live its vision: A school community that fosters personal excellence and responsible citizenship.

News & Announcements

Three Superintendent Finalists Named

The Martensdale-St. Marys School Board has named three finalists for the next district Superintendent.

Click here to read the news release containing additional information.

Superintendent Search Update

Earlier this school year, the Board committed to using Grundmeyer Leader Services to assist the District with the hiring of our new School Business Official (SBO), Interim Superintendent, and permanent Superintendent. Both the SBO (Josh Jacobs) and the Interim Superintendent (Dr. Kevin Fiene) have been hired and the focus is now on the process of hiring a new permanent superintendent. Click here for more information about the search.

Job Opening: Director of Operations

Martensdale-St. Marys is seeking a candidate for a recently-created position, which will oversee buildings, grounds, maintenance, and transportation for the Martensdale-St. Marys Community School District. Visit this link to a PDF that contains more information about the role and interested applicants may visit the listing on Teach Iowa.

Business Manager Announcement

Please see the attached PDF for more information about Josh Jacobs, our new Business Manager!

Interim Superintendent Announcement

Please see the attached PDF for more information about Dr. Kevin Fiene, our new Interim Superintendent!

2022-2023 School Year Calendar

Follow this link to view this year’s calendar.

Close-Knit Community, Widespread Achievements

Laptops for grades 7-12
Graduation Rate
> 70%
Students involved in activities
Educator Effectiveness Score
> 80%
of elementary students are proficient in math and literacy
Student to Teacher Ratio
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