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Waterloo schools welcome new "Partners in Education"

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WATERLOO (NEWS RELEASE) The Waterloo Board of Education recently welcomed these businesses into the Partners in Education program:

  • MidAmerican Energy, 260 Fairview Avenue, Waterloo - Black Hawk Elementary
  • Cedar Falls Lutheran Home, 7511 University Avenue, Cedar Falls - Black Hawk Elementary
  • The Other Place III, 3904 Lafayette Road, Evansdale - Poyner Elementary
  • Countryside Vineyard Church, 3467 Lafayette Road, Evansdale - Poyner Elementary
  • Staples, 1542 Flammang Drive, Waterloo - Black Hawk Elementary

The Partners in Education program is a school business partnership program that enhances the social and academic growth of students in the Waterloo Community Schools. 

Since 1986, the program has grown to include 150 businesses and organizations that are paired with one of the district's 12 elementary schools, 4 middle schools or 3 high schools. 

Businesses, civic organizations, faith institutions, neighborhood associations and others are invited to participate. 

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