Archives for May 2013

KHS Weight Room Schedule

KHS June Wgt Rm

Middle School Instructor Honored

Miss Arie Schiller (3rd from L), 7th grade Life Science instructor at KMS, along with her sisters, Amanda and Alicia, were inducted into the State Science & Technology Fair of Iowa Hall of Fame.

State Level Achievements!

Congratulations to the following Keokuk High School athletes for their state level achievements! Darrion Sanders had a fantastic week at the state high school track and field meet.  Darrion finished 2nd in the long jump, and 3rd in both the 100 meter dash and the 200 meter dash. The 4×100 team of Darrion, Gage Fenton, […]

All State Jazz Musician

Macy Murray is shown at the Iowa Bandmasters Convention on May 9, 2013. She was selected as the exclusive bass player in the 3A All-State Jazz Band.

Young writer’s workshop winners

Several students attended a young writer’s workshop at Culver-Stockton College this spring. Three students were selected as winners during the day’s festivities. Jennifer Brown received first place in flash fiction, Clark Bogner received 3rd place in flash fiction, and Kori Lambert received 2nd place in poetry. Each winner received a certificate of merit.

Important Dates for Seniors

May 19 – Members of the Keokuk High School graduating Class of 2013 are invited to a Baccalaureate Service. The Baccalaureate will take place 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, in Wright Fieldhouse. The service will include contemporary praise and worship. A number of the community’s youth ministers will be involved in this service. May […]

KMS Vocal Contest Results

  The KMS entries and their rating are listed below. The contest was held April 27, 2013. Nick McGraw, MS/HS Vocal Director remarked, “It was either the first time ever, or the first time in a long time that any MS students competed in Solo/Ensemble Contest and our students had a GREAT day!  Most importantly […]

KHS Math Students Take All Top Honors At Culver Stockton

On February 20th the Keokuk Senior High Math Club journeyed to Canton, Missouri to take part in the first level of the American Mathematics Competitions 10(AMC10) or the AMC 12. These exams were given all across the country to identify the top 250 math students. These selected students will then be invited to participate in […]

Burlington Invitational Math Bee

The Keokuk Middle School Seventh and Eighth grade Math Clubs participated in the Burlington Invitational Math Bee April 24th at Edward Stone Middle School in Burlington. In the Eighth Grade division 17 teams from 7 schools participated. KMS placed 3 individuals in the TOP 20, they were Kyler Rippenkroeger 13th, Isaac Dunlap 6th and Damon […]

Awards given at iJAG Career Development Conference

On April 30, 2013, students competed at the iJAG Career Development Conference (CDC). It gives students a chance to demonstrate what they have learned throughout the year. They competed in: Employability Skills (mock interview, resume, cover letter, references, job application) Proficiency 101 (employment test through Adecco) Public Speaking Junk Game (making a “product” out of […]