GHAEA Statements



Goal 1: 
Every Iowa child in the area served by GHAEA will be proficient in reading and mathematics by the end of third grade. (As measured by the state assessment.) 

Goal 2: 
The percentage of students on IEPs showing "ambitious rate of progress" in the areas of mathematics and literacy will increase by 10% each year.

Goal 3:
Through collaboration with Local Education Agency (LEAs) and in partnership with students, families, businesses, community agencies, and the Iowa Department of Education, Green Hills Area Education Agency (GHAEA) will ensure every student graduates from high school “Future Ready.”

Mission Statement

                                                              Serve - Support - Advocate

Vision Statement

Through collective impact, Green Hills Area Education Agency will be a world-class organization that unleashes dreams, uses our talents to challenge the status quo, and creates and nurtures partnerships to ensure all individuals are future-ready.

Core Values

We Believe In…

Building Relationships
Leading Through Service
Continuous Learning
Acting on Data

Equity Statement
Green Hills AEA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, religion, creed, age, sexual orientation, and gender identity in its employment practices or on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, religion, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or economic status in its educational programs and activities, or as otherwise prohibited by statute or regulation. For more information concerning application of this statement or the grievance procedure contact Lori Kinyon, Equity Coordinator, Green Hills AEA, 257 Swan St., Creston, IA 50801, 712-366-0503 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..