Noetic National Math Contest

Noetic Learning Math Contest is a national mathematics contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students’ interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math. More than 23,000 students representing 526 schools across the country took part in this […]

Books for Babies

The Lee County Reading Association has received an Iowa State Education Association Community Outreach Grant to fund a Books for Babies campaign. Every baby born at Fort Madison Community Hospital’s Birthplace during 2018 will receive a free book along with information about local library programs and parent tips for reading with baby. According to a […]

George Washington awarded Freeport McMoran Mini-grant

George Washington Elementary was awarded a Freeport McMoran Mini-grant for Education to replenish consumables for the Engineering is Elementary curriculum. Javier Guevara, Climax General Manager, presented a check for $500 to Diane Berner. “We appreciate this financial support as we work to provide engineering experiences for all our fourth and fifth grade students this year,” […]

2017 Hour of Code

For 2017’s Computer Science Education Week, December 4th – 10th,  Keokuk’s Third – Fifth grade students will be participating in the international Hour of Code program.  Upcoming sessions will be hosted by Elementary TAG teacher, Diane Berner, as well as many of the George Washington Elementary teachers. The Hour of Code is a global movement […]

Thanksgiving Feast!

KHS Family and Consumer Science Classes prepared and enjoyed a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Ingredients were graciously donated by substitute Ann Vandenberg, her family, and friends.. The class had a feast and they all were very appreciative of Ann and the meal. Job well done Ann we’re thankful to have you!

Life Skills Students Visit KHS

Keokuk Middle School Life Skills students spent some time visiting KHS in order to make some early connections to their future prior to completing the I Have A Plan Iowa. Connections are being made and nerves will be less when the time comes for them to become KHS students next year.

Torrence Homecoming Visitors

Torrence was visited by the band, the little feathers, cross country track members, and the football players of Keokuk High School on Tuesday Sept. 26, 2017. They came to our school and did an absolute amazing job of explaining and demonstrating things about their area of expertise to our little people. We are very proud […]

National Merit Plaques to be Presented May 10

​Plaques honoring National Merit semi-finalists, finalists, and scholars will be presented May 10 at 4:00 in the KHS lobby. Please join us to celebrate academic excellence since 1956.

Individuals with Disabilities Act – Parent Survey

Dear Parent, Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) requires states to report the percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with IEPs. The Iowa Department of Education is gathering these data as […]

Cardboard Challenge