School Closure Extended by Governor Reynolds

On Thursday, April 2nd, Governor Reynolds ordered an extension to the school closures through April 30th. This means our CRCSD buildings and schools will...


Hi! My name is Denise Kinsella. I am Nixon's School Counselor. I am a graduate of Central College and the University of Iowa. I was a School Counselor for four years in Palmer, Alaska and have been at Nixon for 10 years! My husband works as an electrician in Alaska and we have two daughters. We enjoy sports, spending time with family and eating.

My mission is to advocate for every student at Nixon to ensure academic and behavioral success. Please contact me if you have any concerns about your student or their experience here at Nixon. 

My phone number is 319-558-2230.

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