Belmond offers a wide range of educational opportunities for all ages. Our high-quality, cutting-edge facilities mean that you can enjoy all the things a big city school can provide while in a quiet and safe community.

Belmond-Klemme Community School District

Belmond-Klemme Schools serve a diverse student population of over 700 in grades PK – 12. Belmond-Klemme is a progressive school district with an outstanding faculty, supportive parents, and a proud academic tradition. Class size is low. Our faculty is young, energetic, and friendly.

Our elementary school building was built within the last twelve years and features the very latest in aesthetics and classroom comfort. The secondary school is in a modern building currently undergoing extensive renovations to provide the very best in amenities to students and a stunning visage to the community.

Belmond-Klemme is a one-to-one technology school that provides a digital device to every student in grades K – 12. Our faculty has distinguished itself in recent years with its progressive approach to 21st Century education and preparing students for the future.

Richard O. Jacobson Elementary School (PK-6)

(641) 444-4300

1004 7th St. NE
Belmond, IA 50421

Belmond-Klemme Jr/Sr High School (7-12)

(641) 444-4300

411 10th Ave. NE
Belmond, IA 50421

Belmond-Klemme Community School District Office

(641) 444-4300

303 E Main St.
Belmond, IA 50421



TLC Preschool

304 3rd Ave. NE
Belmond, IA 50421
Phone: (515) 571-4376

Teaching and Learning for Christ Preschool is a Christian based non-denominational preschool that is a ministry of Trinity Lutheran Church.

Colts Corner Daycare

It is the mission of Colts Corner Daycare to provide high quality, reliable care for the children of Belmond. In doing so, we hope to positively affect our community by providing support to families with before and after school programs along with daycare for infants through toddler and preschool age children. Our goal as an organization is to strengthen the network between families, their work, the schools, and the community at large by providing a safe and educational environment for our youngest members.

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC)

500 College Drive
Mason City, IA 50401
Phone: (888) GO-NIACC or (641) 423-1264

Career Link

NIACC offers Career Link, an exciting educational opportunity that will prepare students for a successful career by allowing them to take college courses while in high school. Career Link provides courses that meet credit and graduation requirements for high schools, as well as requirements for two- and four-year degrees. Tuition and fees for these courses are paid through an agreement between local high schools and North Iowa Area Community College.

How Can Students Benefit from Career Link?

  • Courses are free to the student and their family
  • Receive high school and college credit
  • Explore a career area and strengthen skills
  • Gain hands-on experience
  • Build confidence and skills for college
  • Meet friends who have similar interests

Nationally Accredited Program

NIACC’s Career Link program is accredited by NACEP, National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships. This accreditation demonstrates that the Career Link program meets or exceeds rigorous national standards of quality in the areas of curriculum, instructors, students, assessment, and program evaluation.