Archives for December 2015

PreK Artists Share Talent

Torrence prekindergarten students show off the Christmas placemats they colored for the patients at the hospital, the residents of Hotel Iowa, and River Hills Nursing Home.

KMS ‘Angels’ Raise $2600

With a little help from some anonymous, yet generous, tri-state area residents and organizations, the Keokuk Middle School Angel Tree project raised just over $2600 during the past month. To conclude the project, 50 students, representing all grade levels were selected by the staff to go to Wal-Mart on Friday, 12/18, to shop for 40 families, with […]

GW Winter Program

Under the direction of Donna Dahl, the fifth grade students at George Washington Elementary performed “North Pole Exposure” at the Grand Theatre to a packed house.

December Students Of The Month

Keokuk Middle School students getting ready to enjoy a pizza lunch at Angilini’s restaurant as the December Students of the Month. Clockwise from left: Zach Meyers, Carlee Heinz, Sydney McCarron, R.J. Hemmie, Austin Pilkinton-Janic, Tori Weber.  

KCSD Announces Teacher Of The Year

Mrs. Martha Neff, Art instructor at Keokuk High School as been selected as the 1516 Teacher of the Year in the Keokuk CSD. Martha is shown here with Mr. Zach Wigle, Keokuk High School Principal. Nominations for this honor are made yearly, and rotate throughout the elementary, middle school, and high school levels. Nominations are […]

KHS Alumni Named Academic All-American

Kevin Jennings is a 2012 graduate of Keokuk High School and the son of Henry and Rose Jennings. Rose currently teaches math at KHS while Henry is a retired Keokuk Middle School math instructor. Congratulations, Kevin! Click here to see the news release from Carroll University.

Math Awards For Elem Students

The Noetic National Math Contest results are in!  Grade level team winners are: Third:  Alex Underwood and Gracie Thompson, Fourth: Jiya Patel, Fifth: Grant Doscher The following students scored in the top 50% Nationally and received Honorable Mention Awards: 3rd – Alex Underwood, Gracie Thompson, Blake Chase, Irelynn Seay, Noah Davis, Eli Thornton, Jacoby Summers […]

“Singin’ For My Supper”

Helping Teach Kindness

Ms. Betty’s class’ Christmas elf is all about teaching children to be kind to people. Twinkles, the elf, asked the students to bring food to share with people in our community who may not have enough to eat. The children are very anxious to please our elf. Tonight they are to help out at home. […]

Cool Rewards For KMS Students

Keokuk Middle School students with perfect attendance and 4.0-grade point averages during Trimester 1 were treated to an ice cream bar reward. 61 students earned a 4.0 GPA, 24 students had perfect attendance, and 11 students qualified for both. Congratulations! Way to showcase Respectful, Responsible, Ready.