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Congratulations to Mrs. Tangen
Jefferson Intermediate , District News

Congratulations to Bethany Tangen on the renewal of her National Board Certification. This is a 1-2 year process in which teachers select samples from their educational practices (i.e. artifacts, videos,…

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Congratulations Coach Doug Cutler
High School , District News

Head cross country coach, Doug Cutler, has been chosen by the Iowa High School Track & Field + Cross Country Coaches Association as an at-large Girls Coach of the Year….

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Cross Country Finishes Another Great Season
High School , District News

The  Pella Cross Country teams finished the season with some impressive performances.  JV boys finished 4th at Conference, Varsity boys finished 5th at Conference and at District, JV girls finished…

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HS Girls Cross Country Team Finishes 2nd at State
High School , District News

The Pella HS Girls Cross Country team finished second place overall in class 3A at the High School State Cross Country Meet. The team scored a total of 104 points…

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Welding Instructor Named Howard Adkins Instructor of the Year
High School , District News , Pella Career Academy

Sheila Graham has been named the Howard Adkins Instructor of the Year by the American Welding Society. Sheila began her career in welding at Vermeer Manufacturing, joining the Pella Community…

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The Marching Dutch Finishes a Successful Season
High School , District News

The Pella HS Marching Dutch finished another successful competitive season performing “Pinball Wizard”, featuring music from the rock opera “Tommy” by The Who. Starting out the season at the Urbandale…

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Iowa Superintendent of the Year
District News

Greg Ebeling has been named Iowa Superintendent of the Year by the School Administrators of Iowa. Greg started his position here at PCSD in 2011, and has shown extraordinary dedication…

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School Board Election Results
District News

Lisa Jansen joins 5th-term member Joan Corbin and 3rd-term member Gregg Gustafson in filling three open board positions for the Pella Community School District. Congratulations to our newly elected and…

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Athletic Director of the Year
Middle School , District News

Scott Tjeerdsma has been named Middle School Athletic Director of the Year for the Southeast Iowa District by the Iowa High School Athletic Directors Association. Scott does a tremendous job…

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Iowa’s History Teacher of the Year
Jefferson Intermediate , District News

Rebecca Helland 5th Grade Teacher Jefferson Intermediate Pella Community School District is proud to share with you that Rebecca Helland has been named Iowa’s History Teacher of the Year by…

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