District News

Individuals with Disabilities Act – Parent Survey

Dear Parent, Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) requires states to report the percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with IEPs. The Iowa Department of Education is gathering these data as […]

Cardboard Challenge

Easter Bunny Visit

A wonderful staff member played Easter bunny for Torrence Preschool. Thanks the children loved it.

Writing Celebration

The Lee County Writing Contest is sponsored by the Lee County Chapter of the Iowa Reading Association. Authors read their winning entries at an awards celebration held at Keokuk Middle School Thursday, April 6. Fourteen Keokuk entries placed at the state competition and students will be recognized in Ames at the Iowa Reading Association conference […]

Preschoolers Visit District’s Kitchen

Preschool students walked to middle school Tuesday, April 4th to see the awesome kitchen that makes the food for Keokuk Community Schools.  We saw some amazing things.  Thanks to Sarah Wetzel, Denise Estrada and all their crew for all they do for us.  It was a fantastic tour.

KCSD STEM grants Spring 2017

STEM opportunities are growing in the Keokuk Community School District from preschool to the high school thanks to the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council and the grant-writing efforts of Betty Ralph, Diane Berner, and Barb Edler, despite stiff competition from over 100 applicants. STEM SCALE-UP PROGRAM Through legislative appropriation, the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council […]

Student Council Blood Drive

Keokuk Senior High School Gym Friday, April 28, 2017 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Sponsored by the Keokuk Sr. High School Student Council To schedule an appointment, please sign up in Student Services! Be rewarded for leading efforts that help save lives! Learn more about the High School Leadership Program today at leader.redcrossblood.org. redcrossblood.org | […]

MENSA For Kids Excellence in Reading Award

Amelia Marshall, second grader at Hawthorne Elementary, recently completed the K-3 book list and received the MENSA For Kids Excellence in Reading Award. This 64 book reading challenge includes classics such as Charlotte’s Web, Goodnight Moon, and Little House on the Prairie. Books may be read by the student independently or read aloud by an […]

Graduation Information!

• Thurs. & Fri. May 11 & 12, 2017…………………..Seniors Final Exams • Sunday, May 14, 2017- 2:00 p.m.…………………Baccalaureate, Wright Fieldhouse • Wednesday, May 17, 2017…………………………SENIORS LAST SCHOOL DAY • Wednesday, May 17, 2017- 6:30 p.m.……………Awards Night, Wright FH • Thursday, May 18, 2017- 9:00 a.m.……………….Mandatory Graduation Practice (Meet in Cafeteria at 9) • Thursday, May […]

Pie in the Face! for LLS Charity Donations

High School Konnections group has fun rapping up their fund drive for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society with a Pie in the Face. The group raised $1,143.44 for this group. Those Pied are Austin Derr, Mr. Yessak, Mr. McGraw and Damon Wolter.