Archives for March 2015

New Site For Athletic Schedules

Schedules for all Keokuk High School and Middle School athletics can now be viewed and downloaded at the following web address: rSchoolToday Calendar

Bunny Trail Leads To Pre-K

The Easter Bunny visited Torrence Prekindergarten on Friday.  The students enjoyed egg hunts, games and yummy snacks. Torrence Pre-Kindergarten is Keokuk Community School Districts Free PreKindergarten. Registration forms will be available starting April 6.  Come to any Keokuk Community School District Elementary school to pick up a registration form.

Lee County Writing Winners

The Lee County Chapter of the Iowa Reading Association honored first place authors in their annual writing contest.  Ten Keokuk students went on to place at the state level. Kindergarten: Tegan Schmidt, 1st place in poetry First Grade: Halli Tibbits, 2nd place in poetry Second Grade: Alicia Griffin, 3rd place in poetry Eighth Grade: Madisyn […]

Hawthorne Elementary celebrates Dr. Seuss!

Honors For KHS Orators

Congratulations to Priya Kahanolkar and Mike Le for being selected as Outstanding Performers at the IHSSA State Individual Speech Contest. Both qualify for an appearance at the All-State Speech Festival, which will be held Monday, March 30 at the University of Northern Iowa. The philosophy of the IHSSA is to encourage and foster student participation in […]

Problem Solvers!

Congratulations to Gabe Jones, Drake Huffman, MacKenzie Northup, and Kendall Watson for making it to State for Future Problem Solvers.  They will compete in Ames on April 17th and 18th. Way to represent Keokuk Middle School!

Grand Champions At Quincy Showcase

Quincy, IL- Quincy High School hosted its 23rd Showcase of Excellence on Saturday March 14th.  Keokuk High School won the day’s events as Grand Champions.  All three Keokuk groups, Jazz Band 1 and Show choirs Vibrations and Purple Harmony performed.  Below are the listing of awards for all three groups: Gold Award for Jazz Band […]

KHS Represented In All-Iowa Dance Team

Des Moines-The All Iowa Honor Dance Team performed in its 33rd appearance during halftime of the Girls 3A State Basketball Game at Well Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Saturday the 7th. Keokuk Little Feather’s Madison Pfaffe and Kendal Rose performed with this team this weekend, they are coached by Shannon Dunn.

Dr. Seuss Visits PreK

Ms. Betty’s Prekindergarten class ended our week of Dr. Seuss by making Guk.  It is a special type of silly putty made of glue, water, and borax.  We added food coloring and glitter to make it extra special. Pictured are Keylee and Dylan.