Archives for October 2015

“Be My Ghost” Oct 30-31

KHS will present “Be My Ghost” at the Grand Theatre Friday night, October 30 at 7:30 pm and Saturday afternoon, October 31 at 2:00. This spooky play is appropriate for all ages. Photos courtesy of  Dreasler Photography and Diane Berner.

KCSD To Honor Veterans On Nov 10

The Keokuk Community School District is proud to host its annual Veteran’s Day Assembly on Tuesday 11/10/2015 @ 1:00 PM at Wright Fieldhouse on the campus of Keokuk High School. All Veterans of the area and spouses are urged to attend. Registration for Veterans will begin at 12:30 PM in the Fieldhouse. A wonderful program […]

Pre-K Pumpkin Fun

What do pre- k students do on a cold rainy day at the end of October? Carve pumpkins and then play with the pumpkin guts.

Explore Reading Night

The Lee County Chapter of the Iowa Reading Association held its third annual Explore Reading Night at the Keokuk Public Library Round Room.  Activities included read-alouds, snacks, games, coloring, parent tips and book lists by age.  PreK-grade 3 students also made magic wands and chose two free books to take home. (L-R) Photos:  First grader […]

Fire Safety Week

The Keokuk fire fighters came to Torrence Pre-kindergarten for fire safety week, and talked with the students about fire safety.  They showed the students how to Stop! Drop! and Roll!  They also told the children to do their “homework” and ask their parents to check their smoke detectors at home.  One of the firefighters put […]

Hawthorne Happenings

Recent events at Hawthorne Elementary… Wednesday, October 7th, over 100 students, parents, and staff participated in Walk to School Day.  It was a great day for a walk and what a great turnout!! Hawthorne’s Students of the Month.  These were the boy and girl students from each grade level who earned the most Chief Change.  […]

Peer Review At KHS

Students in Mrs. Edler’s SCC English Comp 1 class using a peer review process to critique stories they wrote. Keep up the good work!