recognized as a blue ribbon school

West Delaware County Community School District is a pre-K-12 public school district housed in the city of Manchester and serving the communities of Dundee, Greeley, Manchester, Masonville, and Ryan. We are a rural district of 1,399 students, with approximately 1,100 students bused daily.  West Delaware was named a US Department of Education Blue Ribbon High School eight years ago.

West Delaware is a progressive district that offers all-day everyday kindergarten, an alternative kindergarten program, a middle school operating with a true middle school philosophy, a high school that is on block scheduling and an alternative high school program. Our dedicated employees direct a host of successful academic programs including special education and talented and gifted.  Buildings at all levels are equipped through fiber optic hook-ups with Internet access for communication and research (one outlying kindergarten and pre-kindergarten building is hooked up to fiber at the high school through phone lines.)

We invite you to visit some of the more specific Internet Web Sites listed on the West Delaware home page at Thanks for visiting!

Go Hawks!


2022-2023 Enrollment


Student/Teacher Ratio

Main Office:

Phone: (563) 927-3515


701 New Street
Manchester, Iowa 52057