Additional Tournament Info

Here are some additional dates/events of note: We will host an assembly to honor all winter sports on 2/26 at 10:40 am in Wright Field House. There will be a girls basketball “Meet & Greet” in the KHS cafeteria on 2/28 from 6-7 pm. The send-off for the girls basketball team will take place in […]

Important KCSD Announcement

Our High School girls basketball team will play Tuesday night, March 1st at 8:30 PM at the state tournament in Des Moines.  To accommodate those traveling back from the game that night we will run a 2-hour delay schedule on Wednesday morning, March 2nd.  Students will then attend school on Wednesday until the regular dismissal time.  There will be no […]

STEM Day At The State Capitol

Diane Berner and four of her George Washington students were invited to represent southeast Iowa during STEM Day at the Iowa State Capitol.  Students answered questions about their participation in Engineering is Elementary and Lego Robotics.  They were introduced on the House Floor by Representative Dave Jacoby as special guests and met with Representative Jerry […]

Young Authors Showcase Talent

Hawthorne K-2 Extended Learning students wrote and illustrated their own books.  The young authors entered their work into the Lee County Writing Contest. Kindergartener Londyn Mueller reads Jordyn Ketterer’s book. Second graders Ethan Totten, Halli Tibbits, Rachel Olsen, Leah Medel, Christine Condren, and Kylee Woodworth show off their books. First grader Jaida Matlick reads to […]

Red Out 2016

Open Enrollment Task Force Meeting

Keokuk Community School District is sponsoring our third open enrollment task force committee meeting on Monday, January 18th at 6:30 p.m. at First Christian Church. Mr. Kelly Middleton will be our guest speaker for the evening. Mr. Middleton is currently the Superintendent of Newport Independent Schools. Kelly has a diverse background as an educator serving in the […]

Professional Development For Staff Monday

This year’s Teacher Quality Professional Development Day will be a mini “conference” focused on several topics. The day begins at 8:00 at Keokuk High School (Wright Fieldhouse) for a short keynote message from Kelly Middleton focusing on customer service. There will be three breakout sessions on a variety of topics in diverse formats throughout the day. […]

Board Meets Early Monday

Please note a major change in meeting time this month.  The regular meeting will be held from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in the Torrence Gym.  This is in order to accommodate the Open Enrollment Task Force work session that will be held that evening at 6:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church.  There will be a special […]

Lego Robotics At George Washington

Fourth grade students at George Washington Elementary are participating in the We Do Lego Robotics curriculum, thanks to a partnership with the Lee County Economic Development Group.  The program, which requires students to work in pairs to build and program a Lego project to complete a task, was piloted in four Lee County libraries last […]

GW Winter Program

Under the direction of Donna Dahl, the fifth grade students at George Washington Elementary performed “North Pole Exposure” at the Grand Theatre to a packed house.