2018-2019 Kindergarten Round-up

We are in the process of obtaining a count of the 2018-19 Pre-Kindergarten (4-year-olds) and Kindergarten (5-year-olds) students with in the Keokuk Community School District. In doing so, we are asking for your assistance in compiling this list by providing us with any upcoming Pre-kindergarten or Kindergarten students that are in your family, or in […]

2018-2019 Preschool Round-up

This is a wonderful time for parents to see the school; gain information about the half day program; ask any questions they may have; meet the staff; start the registration process; and for children to meet some new friends as they play in one of the classrooms. We are excited to meet the preschool class […]

2018 ISDTA Team State Dance Competition

The Keokuk Little Feathers and the KHS Winter Guard had a very successful experience at the 2018 ISDTA Team State Dance Competition this year! The KHS Winter Guard earned a Division I rating for their competition routine Friday, December 1, 2017. Their performance was simply beautiful! At the ISDTA Solo Competition in Newton, Iowa on […]

2017-2018 Keokuk Community Schools Teacher of the Year

Jesse Greenslaugh, Keokuk Middle School special education teacher, was honored as the 2017-2018 Keokuk Community Schools Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made on November 21 during a student acknowledgement assembly by Keokuk School District superintendent, Christine Barnes. Nominations for this honor are made yearly, and rotate throughout the elementary, middle school, and high […]

Explore Reading Night

The Lee County Reading Association held its annual Explore Reading Night at the Keokuk Middle School Media Center October 26. This event was expanded to include preschool through grade five KCSD students who enjoyed read alouds, crafts, snacks, and two free books of their own choice. Mrs. Edler’s sixth graders created a haunted house for […]

Keokuk Water Plant Tour

P​lant superintendent Jim Maddox took George Washington students on a tour of the Keokuk Municipal Waterworks to kick off an Engineering is Elementary unit on water filtration. Students will use what they learned to design, test, and improve water filters. The Next Generation Science Standards require engineering to be embedded in science instruction and for […]

US Congressman, Dave Loebsack visits

US Congressman, Dave Loebsack and Mrs. Barnes, KCSD Superintendent stopped by George Washington Elementary School this afternoon to check out Mrs. Berner’s 4th grade lego robotics group.

Mrs. Kirsten Wrieden

Dear KCSD families, Please join us in honoring the life of Mrs. Kirsten Wrieden, a 1st grade teacher at Hawthorne Elementary School. The visitation will be at DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Center at 917 Blondeau Street from 5-8 p.m. on Friday evening (10/6/2017). The Funeral service will be at the Wright Field House at Keokuk […]

Homecoming 2017 King and Queen

Congratulations to King Matt Wyatt & Queen Micheala Davis and their court! Photos courtesy of Dreasler Photography.

Homecoming 2017 Theme Announced

Homecoming Week is Sept. 25-30 This year’s theme is “Silence the Beast”. The following are the spirit days: Homecoming Shirts will go on sale for $15 in Mrs. Kemp’s room between classes and after school Monday – Friday until Sept. 27th.