Archives for January 2014

2014 S.E.I.B.A. District Honor Band

On Saturday, January 11, 2013, over 700 students from Southeast Iowa arrived at Fairfield High School in hopes of being accepted to attend the SEIBA Honor Band Festival. Each year, the Southeast Iowa Bandmasters Association sponsors the auditions in Fairfield. This year, there were 24 audition centers, with approximately 400 students auditioning for two junior […]

Make-up Days Announced

All Keokuk Public Schools will now have school on Monday, March 17 and Tuesday, March 18th. These were make-up snow days built into the schedule.  Any additional cancellations will be made up at the end of the school year.

Speech Groups KPRide

Under the direction of Barb Edler, Seven Speech groups will head off to compete at the district competition at Wapello tomorrow. Good Luck to all of the teams. Some of last night’s dessert theatre performances were: The one Act group performance of “10 Ways to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse” and the Ensemble Acting group performance […]

IPTV Host Visits Hawthorne

Students at Hawthorne elementary recently celebrated reading with Iowa Public Television’s Dan Wardell, popular host of IPTV Kids Clubhouse. Dan encouraged the students to turn off their TVs, use their imaginations, go outside and play, read a good book, visit the library and eat healthy food. Dan brought his Reading Road Trip to Hawthorne and […]

Job Corps Trip Fall 2013

Students in Gear up Iowa and Mrs. Clark’s Transitions class, were able to toured both Job Corps and Indian Hills College in Ottumwa this month. Students were able to ask questions from both students and staff. Students were able to the different types of options they have available to further their education. We were able […]