Explore Reading Night

The Lee County Chapter of the Iowa Reading Association held its annual Explore Reading Night at the Keokuk Public Library Round Room. This PreK-3 event included read-alouds, snacks, crafts, parent tips for reading with children, and free books for students to choose and take home. “Whether rich or poor, residents of the United States or […]

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; […]

Football and volleyball teams visit Torrence Prekindergarten

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 […]

Prekindergarten openings

Do you know of a child who will be 4 by September 15, who would enjoy the great experience of being a student at our State Funded 4-Year-Old Preschool Program at Torrence? Get in touch with the office at George Washington to sign up or for more information. The phone number there is 319-524-1953.

PreK Science Fun

We had our last science experiment. We were chemists. The students created bubble wands out of fuzzy sticks. Then they had to mix dish liquid, corn syrup, corn starch, and baking soda into a bubble solution. If they could blow a bubble when they were finished, they got to go outside to blow bubbles, Or […]

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!

Local Store Assists PreK Room

This past January we had an incident with the heat in our room and all of our fish perished. But now we have fish once again!! We got a grant from Petco for a brand new tank set up and one fish. The students and community worked to raise $60.80. We were able to purchase […]

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.