Early dismissal Thursday, no school Friday

All Webster City Community Schools students will be dismissed two hours early on Thursday for the middle school parent-teacher conferences.

Conferences will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. School officials encouraged all parents to attend to talk with teachers about student progress. Students are also encouraged to attend with parents.

During the conferences, a Scholastic book fair will beheld in the media center with many books available for purchase.

The technology showcase will take place in the two discovery centers. Students will have an opportunity to share some of the projects.

Pre-K through fourth grade and high school staff members will have a professional development day and will be working on Common Core alignment, according to school officials.

There will be no school in the district Friday but staff will have another professional development day.