ISDTA Team State Dance Competition

The Keokuk Little Feathers and the KHS Winter Guard had a very successful experience at the ISDTA Team State Dance Competition. Both teams earned high awards and honors. The KHS Winter Guard earned 2nd Place for their competition routine. Their performance was simply beautiful and powerful! The Keokuk Little Feathers earned the following awards: 3rd Place […]

Thank you

Ms. Betty’s classes received a thank you picture from Airman Ethan Ver Dught. The class made and sent cards to him on Veteran’s day to thank him for his service. Airman Ethan Ver Dught, sent a picture of himself with his cards that were delivered by his mother, Jill Carter for our class. Several other […]

ISDTA State Solos & Quad City Legacy Competitions

The Keokuk Little Feathers continue to amaze me and I am so very proud of each and every one of them. To place and earn division ratings at the ISDTA State solo competition is quite an accomplishment, as the competition is unbelievable tough. All performed beautifully and demonstrated exceptional talent, dignity, and grace. In my […]

KMS November Students of the Month

Keokuk Middle School November Students of the Month. Pictured from Left to Right are: Jordan Granera, Nicholas Profeta, Bryor Lindner, Korbyn Sangster, Tori Weber, and Briley Wessel.

Two employees from Siemens visit

Two employees from Siemens visited Diane Berner’s fourth and fifth graders today to give students feedback on their submersible designs and talk about their careers. Engineer Tyler Gray (Cardinal Stritch) and Technical Instructor Mary O’Hara (Keokuk High School) are both Keokuk graduates. Students use the Engineering Design Process to research, design, test, and improve their […]

KCSD Honors Veterans

The Keokuk Community School District held their annual Veteran’s Day Assembly on Thursday.   The next time you see a soldier, whether it is a past, a present or a future solider, go up, shake their hand and say thank you for serving our country because in our eyes they are the Heroes of our […]

Diane Berner was one of twenty teachers selected for Wal-Mart’s “Commander in Teach(ers)” award

Congratulations to Diane Berner, K-5 TAG for being a winner for Wal-Mart’s “Commander in Teach(ers)” award. Diane was one of twenty teachers selected nationwide. The Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council is a bipartisan collaboration of legislators, educators, businesses, students and families to increase STEM awareness and opportunities in Iowa. To learn more about STEM programming […]

KMS October Students of the Month

Keokuk Middle School October Students of the Month. A special thank you to Common Grounds. Right to Left: Front Row – Trenton Darling, Kaylie Watson, Anna Hinton; Back Row – Jake Devericks, Christian Lovell, Abby Thompson

David Wendt selected as member of the Iowa High School Speech Association Hall of Fame

The Iowa High School Speech Association inducted their 60th and 61st members into the Hall of Fame October 14, 2016 at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center in Ames. The IHSSA Hall of Fame was conceived in 1976. It is presented to a distinguished individual of statewide reputation and outstanding accomplishments. This is the highest […]

Explore Reading Night

The Lee County Chapter of the Iowa Reading Association held its annual Explore Reading Night at the Keokuk Public Library Round Room. This PreK-3 event included read-alouds, snacks, crafts, parent tips for reading with children, and free books for students to choose and take home. “Whether rich or poor, residents of the United States or […]