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 […]
Keokuk Middle School News
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 […]
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 […]
The Keokuk School District recently received a $75,000 grant from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund, a joint initiative between the Major League Baseball Players Association and Major League Baseball, to defray the cost of building an indoor baseball/softball practice facility at Joyce Park, Keokuk. The 80-by-112-by-16-foot building will feature indoor hitting tunnels and insulation for year-round […]
Lana Proctor is the Music teacher at Hawthorne Elementary School. Lana is shown here with Mike Marsden, Hawthorne Elementary School Principal. Nominations for this honor are made yearly, and rotate throughout the elementary, middle school, and high school levels. Nominations are accepted from members of the community, students and staff. A group comprised of students, […]
View a listing of this week’s activities here.
From Right to Left: Lindsey Campbell, Jose Madriz, Maggie Haage, Alaina Sargent, Miller Giesler. Isaiah Brownlee
Keokuk Middle School November Students of the Month. Pictured from Left to Right are: Jordan Granera, Nicholas Profeta, Bryor Lindner, Korbyn Sangster, Tori Weber, and Briley Wessel.
The Keokuk Community School District held their annual Veteran’s Day Assembly on Thursday. The next time you see a soldier, whether it is a past, a present or a future solider, go up, shake their hand and say thank you for serving our country because in our eyes they are the Heroes of our […]