Archives for December 2013

Top Readers Earn MVP Status

Once a month the staff at George Washington reward their top readers (MVP Readers) with a special table in the lunch room.  In order to sit there students need to be on track of their A.R. goal.  Two students from each class who are on track with their goals are picked to sit at the […]

TAG Students Participate in Hour of Code

Fourth and fifth grade TAG students participated in the Hour of Code, a worldwide event, as part of Computer Science Education Week. Over five million students in 34,000 classrooms in 167 countries are learning to write code this week. Visit code.org or sign into Khan Academy and search for “Hour of Code” to help reach the goal […]

Little Feathers, Color Guard Earn State Honors

The Keokuk High School Little Feathers and Winter Guard competed in the 2013-14 ISDTA State High School and College Dance Team Championships on December 5th and 6th in Des Moines. The Little Feathers took 1st place in Kick and 5th place in Novelty . Members of the KHS Winter Guard earned a Divison I rating. Complete […]

PreK Family Night Fun

Torrence Prekindergarten had their first family night on November 14.  Students and their families were treated to pizza and juice in the Torrence Elementary gym. The parents were given a report on the success of the students from last year. The students that attended Torrence Pre-Kindergarten that entered Kindergarten at Hawthorne this fall had a […]

December 12 Parent Meeting

Keokuk Middle School will  have an informational meeting concerning our new progressive discipline policy that we will begin implementing in January. This meeting will be at 5:30pm on December 12th in the KMS Library. All families are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Senior Citizen’s Christmas Dinner

Keokuk High School will again host the Senior Citizen’s Christmas Dinner. It will be held on Tuesday, December 10 beginning at noon at the First Christian Church. Click here for complete details.

Parent Participation Sought

Keokuk High School and the Safe & Supportive Grant core team are looking for parent participation. This team meets monthly for one hour to review grant data, receive updates on grant programs, and offer support through team conversation. The IS3 grant for Keokuk High School is being used to improve student achievement through creating a […]

KMS Angel Tree Project

Each year KMS raises money to buy gifts for children in our community who may not receive much over the holiday season. This year KMS is sponsoring a loose change drive. All students are encouraged to bring in their loose change through December 16. Each grade will be competing against the other grades to see […]