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Denison Iowa ~ For Kids

One of the reasons the residents of Denison Iowa like this community is the many opportunities presented For Kids. Children of all ages are able to attend schools that offer a quality education. Area schools offer many programs that help children excel in diverse areas. Talented and gifted programs (TAG), Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Future Farmers of America (FFA), Math Olympics and other programs offer challenging and rewarding opportunities for students. Denison is the birthplace and home of the Iowa Academic Decathalon.

Extra curricular activities for boys and girls offer an opportunity to learn sportsmanship in a "Do Your Best" atmosphere. City Leagues round out the year for many youth in Denison.

City Parks, playground equipment and recreation facilities have been tailored for the use of children of different ages so everyone has an opportunity to participate. Private enterprises offer personal and group training in martial arts, music, dance and the arts.

Simply put, Denison cares about Kids. Along with the many activities already mentioned Denison is a safe community, local police partner with schools to promote drug awareness and prevention. Other community groups get involved as well.

Denison is a great place to raise children, just ask a Denison resident and they will say, "It's a Wonderful Life"