Human Resources

The Urbandale Human Resources Department serves the Urbandale Community School District by creating effective relationships, systems, procedures, and learning opportunities that enhance the performance of our staff members. From administering personnel functions to improving the quality of instruction, the Human Resource Department exists ultimately to support student achievement through quality educational experiences.

UCSD Professional Growth Assessment Handbook

Access the board approved handbook here.

Access a YouTube video about creating a Teacher ePortfolio here.

 master Agreements and salary/wage schedules

Additional Employee Resources

AEA Learning System


Employment Opportunities

If you’re interested in employment opportunities within UCSD, please visit our Employment page.


If you’re interested in substitute opportunities within the UCSD, please visit our Substitutes page.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan

If you’re interested in the Board approved EEO/AA plan, click the link EEO/AA Plan

HR Contacts

Loren DeKruyf
Director of Human Resources & Operations

Kate Johnson
Human Resources Manager
(515) 457-5015