School Closure Extended by Governor Reynolds

On Thursday, April 2nd, Governor Reynolds ordered an extension to the school closures through April 30th. This means our CRCSD buildings and schools will...

Magnet Information


In the fall of 2019, Taylor Elementary will become the District’s third elementary magnet school, Cedar River Academy at Taylor. Magnet schools have a focused theme. Cedar River Academy has a theme of Sustainability.  Magnet schools use a "hands on - minds on" approach to learning.  They use state and district standards but vary the delivery of instruction by teaching the standards within a theme. 




Cedar River Academy provides an innovative learning environment for children and another choice for parents. The mission of the Cedar River Academy is to develop a community of high achieving, future ready learners with a passion for the sustainability of our environment, our community, and our self. CRA infuses Sustainability into all aspects of learning. The Design Process is used throughout a variety of subjects.

Image by CRCSD modified from Magnet Schools of America Magnet Pillars