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The Duchess Wins 2nd place for 2016 Yearbook of the Year
High School

Pella Publications attended the IHSPA conference yesterday in Iowa City. Yearbook won 2nd place for 2016 Yearbook of the year in their class and 5 individual awards.  The Newspaper/Web prizes…

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Jefferson Guest Speaker
Jefferson Intermediate

Before school at Jefferson, the library brings in guest speakers and activities on a monthly basis.  For October, Valerie VanKooten came in to talk to us about the Marion County…

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Global Youth Institute
High School

    Bellara Huang presented research on global food security problems in the world this past weekend at the Global Youth Institute, which coincides with the World Food Prize ceremony…

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The Marching Dutch – Pursuing Excellence
High School

The Marching Dutch have long been known for their big sound and precision marching. On Friday and Saturday nights all fall and all across Iowa, they leave their audience completely…

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2016 Marching Dutch
High School

Marching band season is here, and the Pella High students start practice on the field at 7:30 a.m. every school day.  This year’s show is titled “España,” but  it was…

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Pella Wins Big at ValleyFest 2016
High School

Pella High School competed at ValleyFest marching band competition on October 8, 2016, in West Des Moines. In class 3A, Pella ranked first. Pella also earned top honors with performances…

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HS seniors visit DC
High School

Seniors take on Washington D.C. during the summer Senior Joy Van Wyngarden Senior Joy Van Wyngarden traveled to Washington D.C. with Pella Electric Cooperative on June 10 through 16. She…

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Governor Speaks at Career Academy of Pella
High School , Pella Career Academy

Governor Branstad visits Career Academy On August 29, Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds, visited the Pella Career Academy. While there, the two discussed the latest executive order…

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Chili Cook-off Winners
High School

Congratulations to our FCS Foods 2 students on winning the 2016 Homecoming Chili Cook-off! A big THANK YOU to the following contestants for making the Homecoming       Chili Cook-off…

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