District News

Culver-Stockton College hosted their 60th annual Science Fair

On February 24th, Culver-Stockton College hosted their 60th annual Science Fair in Canton, Missouri. Six schools from the Tri-States were represented at the Science Fair, as students presented their projects to judges. Keokuk had 27 students students bring 17 projects. The students that received awards at the fair. Bottom row, left to right: Marina Logsdon, […]

KHS girls set a great example of good sportmanship

Mother is grateful to the Keokuk girls bowling team! They showed great enthusiasm and wonderful sportsmanship! Read the article.

ISEA – Excellence in Education Award nominations are now open

Help us say thank you! If there’s a professional educator who’s changed your life or the life of your child, consider nominating him or her for the Excellence in Education award. It’s ISEA’s recognition program which honors our everyday heroes–the ones who demonstrate excellence every day for their students or schools. Excellence in Education Award nominations are […]

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 […]

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,” […]

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 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 […]