Representative Kurtz Visits Keokuk Schools

Friday May 3 Representative Jeff Kurtz visited Keokuk Schools to see how the district is putting Governor’s STEM Advisory Council programs and funding to use. He discussed projects with students in the KHS Computer Science Principles course which was made possible through a Scale Up award. Kurtz also toured the newly renovated media center, courtesy […]

2019 Mississippi River Literacy Guild Writing Contest Winners

Photos by: Diane BernerFront Row (in orange shirt) Karsten Hetzel; Middle Row: Taylor Henson, Tres Cannon, Lilly Rodes, Avery Bousselot, Rilyn Taylor, Joseph Condren, and Alexis Perry; Back Row: Ivy Boddicker, Julia de Gala, Rory Zetterlund, Olivia Claus, Anna Rowe, Emma Peterson, and Will Jones The Mississippi River Literacy Guild held a celebration April 25 […]

2019-20 Prime Food Vendor IFB

The Keokuk Community School District is requesting sealed bids for Prime Food Vendor for the 2019-2020 School Year. The sealed bids are due and will be opened on May 20th, 2019 at 3:00pm at the following location, Keokuk Community School District Central Office, 1721 Fulton St., Keokuk, IA. A copy of the complete bid can […]

STEM DAY at the Capitol

Keokuk Community School District teachers Barb Edler, Natalie Ulloa, and Diane Berner were invited to present at STEM Day at the Capitol on February 13 to showcase the programs implemented in the district from preschool to high school through the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council. The Scale Up Program has provided materials and training for Ramps […]

School Make Up for Spring 2019

Monday, February 18th will now be a full day of school. Starting next Wednesday, February 20th, all remaining Wednesday early release days will now be regular, full days of school. Thursday, May 30th will now be a full day of school. Friday, May 31st will now be the last day of school and it will […]

2019-20 Torrence Preschool Round Up

Friday, February 15 OR Friday, May 24 at Torrence Preschool (1721 Fulton St., Keokuk IA) Keokuk Community School District’s free, public early childhood program is located at Torrence Preschool. We are a premier preschool program certified by the state through Iowa’s Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program. Our teachers are licensed by the Iowa Department of Education […]

Free and Reduced Lunch Options Available!

You can apply for free or reduced lunch benefits at any time during the school year. If your level of income has decreased or if the number of household members has increased you may qualify for free or reduced lunches. Please read the attached documents for more information.  If you are already receiving free lunch, […]

Physical Plant and Equipment Levy Proposal Questions and Answers

On Monday, December 17, 2018, the Keokuk Community School Board passed a resolution to submit to our voters a request to levy a Physical Plant and Equipment Levy for the purpose of raising funds for maintenance and updates to our facilities.  Below are questions and answers regarding this proposal. Question 1:   Why does the district […]

Books for Babies

The Keokuk Education Association has received an Iowa State Education Association Community Outreach Grant to continue a Books for Babies campaign through 2019. Every baby born in the Ft. Madison Community Hospital during 2019 will receive a free book along with information about local library programs and parent tips for reading with baby. According to […]

2018-2019 Keokuk Teacher of the Year

Diane Berner is a TAG teacher at Hawthorne and George Washington Elementary Schools and was recognized for the honor at today’s assembly.