Hawthorne Elementary School News

International Walk To School Day

Hawthorne Elementary students, staff, and families celebrated International Walk To School Day with some help from the United Way.

Homecoming Week, October 3rd to 7th

MONDAY: FIESTA vs. SIESTA DAY – Wear your party clothes and a sombrero for a Fiesta or pajamas to take a Siesta! TUESDAY: THRIFT STORE DAY-Mix and Match your clothes, your shoes and your socks. Go crazy! WEDNESDAY: CHARACTER DAY-Cartoon/Super Hero/Movie/TV Athlete/Actor/Actress/Who do you want to be? THURSDAY: KHS: Class Color Day (9th – Black; […]

Apples!

We are getting a head start for Farm to School month in October! Mrs. Hinton’s kindergarten class recently visited Baxter’s Apple Orchard in Nauvoo. The students enjoyed learning about growing apples, peaches and grapes. Students got to taste grape juice and grapes. They also got to pick their own apple to take home.

New website! Chief Messenger

Chief Messenger is Keokuk Community School District’s approach to distributing information electronically from school sponsored activities and non-profit organizations to inform you of other community activities or services available.  Rather than sending flyers home, we are posting such information on this website throughout the calendar year to provide access for all.  It is estimated that […]

Hawthorne PBIS

Hawthorne held a PBIS Kickoff Saturday with a little help from the community. KHS Konnections volunteers, police officers, and firefighters helped staff with a family fun day.

Teacher Of The Year Reception

The celebration for Martha Neff as the 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year will be held Tuesday, 5/3, at the KHS Cafeteria from 3:30-4:30.  Please join us as we celebrate Martha’s accomplishment. Shown is Mayor Marion signing a proclamation that Tuesday, 5/3, is Martha Neff Day!

Save The Date

Homecoming for the 2016-17 school year will be held the week of Oct.3rd. The parade and pep rally will be held on Oct. 6th with the game on Oct.7th against Oskaloosa. Go Chiefs!

Meeting Views Now Available

The meetings of the KCSD Board of Directors are now being video taped and uploaded to You Tube. Follow this link to the KCSD You Tube page.

KMS Hosts Board Work Session

The board held a monthly work session at Keokuk Middle School. Louis Clark, Industrial Technology instructor, explains his curriculum to the KCSD board members.

Celebration Of Writing

The following Keokuk students were voted among the best in the state for the Iowa Reading Association’s annual writing contest.  Local winners who placed at the state competition include: Poetry Kindergarten: Jordyn Ketterer, 2nd Place Fourth Grade:  Caleb Kramer, 3rd Place 12th Grade: Joley Seitz – 1st Place Story Kindergarten: Jordyn Ketterer, 3rd Place First […]