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WELCOME to the Chariton Community School District Website!

WELCOME to the Chariton Community School District webpage!  Our goal is to provide up-to-date information about our school district and for you to engage with us in the education of your children.  Our District is located in Chariton, Iowa in Lucas County.    Our District encompasses the towns of Chariton, Russell, Lucas, and Williamson.  Lucas County is in south central Iowa and is a fantastic place to raise a family.

CCSD enrolls approximately 1300 students in PK - 12th grades.  We have 5 attendance centers, all located in the town of Chariton.  

Chariton Pre-School (PK) - Principal, Derek Philips

Columbus Elementary (K-2)  - Principal, Derek Philips

Van Allen Elementary (3-5) - Principal, Josh Morgan

Chariton Middle School (6-8) - Principal, Anson Bonte

Chariton High School (9-12) - Principal, Tracy Hall

Superintendent of Schools (PK-12) - Paula J. Wright

Please feel free to contact us at any time with questions or comments.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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