STEM Nominations Due

DON’T FORGET! 2016 I.O.W.A. STEM Teacher Award Nominations due December 11 The nomination deadline for the 2016 I.O.W.A. STEM Teacher Award is right around the corner, and we need your help to promote this award and recognize a STEM teacher who goes above and beyond to engage and inspire their students in STEM learning. This award […]

Local Group Explores Past Customs

Members of the local Standing Bear council came to Torrence prekindergarten to share some their knowledge on Indian customs. Pictured are Larry Cooper, Donna Herr and Dianne Barnett. Mr. Cooper’s granddaughter, Sammy Tallman, is a member of the class. They talked to the students about the importance of the drum, Eagle feathers and the bear […]

Activities App Now Available

You can now download an app to have all KCSD athletic and activity schedules accessible on your Android or Apple powered device. If you have an Android smartphone, you can download the app from this link (or search the Google Play store for rSchool). If you have an iPhone you can download the app as well.  […]

All-State Musicians To Perform

Congratulations to the Keokuk High School musicians who have been selected to perform at the 2015 All-State Music Festival. Tommy Allen, Beth Congdon, Wes Hunt, and Holly Noneman have all attained the highest individual honor available to Iowa high school musicians by being selected as members of the 2015 All-State Chorus, Band, and Orchestra. This is both […]

Committee Members Sought

The Board of Directors is restructuring the K-12 Facilities Committee and recruiting new members with interests that will represent the District as a whole.  We applaud the work of all of our volunteers and greatly hope that others are encouraged to join in our efforts. If you are interested in participating in the Facilities Committee please contact Jill […]

Hour Of Code Challenge

Mrs. Berner’s students challenge every member of the Keokuk Community School District – students, staff, and board members – to participate in the Hour of Code.  Computer Science Education Week is December 7-13.  Visit for more information. When I told the third graders we would be doing this one student asked, “Can we challenge everyone, even […]

KCSD Honors Veterans

In an effort to ease the congestion of the numerous celebrations and tributes to our area veterans on November 11, the Keokuk Community School District selected Tuesday, November 10 to invite and honor the men and women who have served our country and protected our freedoms. To accommodate as many as possible, this year’s event was held […]

Farm To School Month!

Congress in 2010 designated October as Farm to School month to demonstrate the growing importance of farm to school programs as a means to improve child nutrition, support local economies and educate children about the origins of food. Many of our elementary classes participated in Farm to School Month by visiting local growers. During First […]

“Be My Ghost” Oct 30-31

KHS will present “Be My Ghost” at the Grand Theatre Friday night, October 30 at 7:30 pm and Saturday afternoon, October 31 at 2:00. This spooky play is appropriate for all ages. Photos courtesy of  Dreasler Photography and Diane Berner.

KCSD To Honor Veterans On Nov 10

The Keokuk Community School District is proud to host its annual Veteran’s Day Assembly on Tuesday 11/10/2015 @ 1:00 PM at Wright Fieldhouse on the campus of Keokuk High School. All Veterans of the area and spouses are urged to attend. Registration for Veterans will begin at 12:30 PM in the Fieldhouse. A wonderful program […]