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Every Child, Every Day

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Welcome To

Borlaug Elementary

Borlaug is a safe and caring environment, focused on bringing forth our students’ full potential by challenging each student with a rigorous and creative curriculum.

 

Learn More About Borlaug 

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Our District

The Iowa City Community School District serves more than 14,000 students and is the 4th largest school district in the state of Iowa. Here you can explore our District's offerings, stay informed with the latest news and calendar updates, meet our District administrative team, and more!

Students & Families

Our students and families are at the heart of what we do. Here you can explore the resources and information needed from enrollment to school meals to transportation and everything in between.

Academics & Programs

Our goal is to provide dynamic learning opportunities and future-focused educational programming. Here you will discover the depth and breadth of our academic offerings and our unique programming opportunities that prepare students to be college, career, and life ready.

Services and Supports

We are committed to providing supports that allow for all students to reach their full potential. Here you will find information on our specialized education services, our mental health supports, our community connections, and more.

Borlaug Elementary

By the numbers

417

Students enrolled at Borlaug

9th

Largest elementary school in our District

21

Students per class on average

67

Faculty and staff at Borlaug

11

Years Borlaug has been open (2012)

A Message From

Our Principal

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Welcome to Norman Borlaug Elementary School! Our mission is to ensure all students become responsible and independent learners. Our dedicated staff and supportive families have created a community that works diligently for student success. Borlaug is a safe and caring environment, focused on bringing forth our students’ full potential by challenging each student with a rigorous and creative curriculum.
Celeste Shoppa
Borlaug Elementary Principal