About page 
Welcome to North Central Consortium School.

North Central Consortium School is a consortium of schools that serves grades 2-12 and is a part of the Manson Northwest Webster Community School District. North Central Consortium School offers a general education program with special education supports. There are many features of the program that allows students an opportunity for academic, behavioral, and social growth while enrolled.

Unique North Central Consortium School attributes are as follows:
  • Elementary self-contained classroom for grades 2-4, Maximum class size 7
  • Maximum class size in grades 5th-12th is 10 students with one certified teacher and one paraprofessional
  • Instruction begins at the student's instructional level
  • All courses are taught by teachers licensed by the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners
  • Each student is assigned a Chromebook and student’s usage is monitored every class period
  • Transitions between classes are supervised
  • Lunch is supervised
  • All students are enrolled in Social Emotional Learning class daily
  • Students are allowed to process their emotions with staff when needed or requested
  • Routines in each classroom are highly structured
  • Frequent reminders are given to students regarding expectations and responsibilities
  • Student-guided breaks are allowed to handle stressful/crisis situations
  • Classroom supplies are kept at school and provided for all students
  • Daily point sheets are used to monitor academic and behavior information
  • Parents/Guardians/ DHS/JCO/Home School Districts are notified weekly of student progress
  • Monthly meetings are scheduled to discuss goals and progress made
Academic and Credit Accrual:
North Central Consortium School operates on a semester system. Please call the number listed to the right if you have any additional questions or need further information. 

        Credits are accrued as follows:
               Semester 1 = 1.0 Credits
               Semester 2 = 1.0 Credits
North Central Consortium School (NCCS)


1760 Johnson Avenue
Fort Dodge, IA  50501
Phone: 515-576-6967
Fax:  515-576-2404