1030 Main St., Manson, IA | Central Office 712-469-2202 | Jr/Sr High 712-469-2245 | Elementary 515-542-3211 | Consortium School 515-576-6967


MNW uses PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Supports) as our behavior management system.

PBIS is explicit teaching of expectations and routines. When expectations are met or exceeded, acknowledgement is given. When expectations are not met, reteaching occurs. The primary PBIS expectations at MNW are Be Responsible, Be Respectful, and Be Safe.

Here is the PBIS parent letter.


Students are taught expectations for the following areas of the school.

  • Hallway

  • Bus

  • Lunchroom

  • Recess

  • Assemblies

  • Classroom

Here are the Student Expectations.

Our PBIS team

teachers that make up the PBIS team standing in front of blue and orange artwork


  • Each classroom sets behavior goals and when the goal is met they have a celebration

  • Each trimester is concluded with a schoolwide celebration

  • At the end of each trimester, students who are ODR-free receive a certificate and have their picture placed on the ODR Wall of Fame

  • When a student is ODR Free for the entire school year an additional reward is given