Archives for November 2015

KAB Volunteer Award

Dave Wendt, Rose Jennings and Bryan Kies were chosen as the 2015 recipients of the Keokuk Athletic Booster Chief Award for their many hours of volunteering. All three have volunteered many hours at sporting events at KHS. Mr. Wendt is the “voice of Wright Fieldhouse” with over 20 years of volunteering at girls basketball games, […]

Siemens Employees Visit GW

Mrs. Berner received a STEM Scale-Up grant to implement Engineering is Elementary with her fourth and fifth grade students. Siemens agreed to partner with her on the wind energy unit. Engineer Tyler Gray and trainer Mary O’Hara visited George Washington Elementary to talk about their jobs and give students feedback on their windmill blade designs. “It […]

Chief Change Champs

Hawthorne Happenings… Pictured are the top Chief Change earners from each grade level at Hawthorne. Each student was awarded a certificate for a free PBIS T-shirt from Athletic Center, an appreciative phone call home to parents, and a pizza lunch with Mr. Negus and Mr. Marsden. On the right: Pizza lunch for Hawthorne’s October Chief Change […]