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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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The Duchess Wins 3rd Place for Yearbook of the Year
High School

Pella’s yearbook, The Duchess, won 3rd place for 2017 Yearbook of the Year in their class and 10 individual category awards.  Claire Corbin, Selena Quangvan, Lindsey Blommers, Paige Meyer, Samantha…

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Madison WALKtober
Madison Elementary

All Madison students and staff participated in a Walk Iowa Initiative supported by Central College education students. Each grade level walked from Madison Elementary to the football stadium and back…

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HS Peer Art Program
High School

Peer Art is an adaptive art class that is going into its 3rd year at Pella High. Originally, it was started by former art teacher, Jim Emmert, but now is…

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No One Fights Alone
Jefferson Intermediate

Jefferson Intermediate staff members know “No one fights alone.”  Staff members recently wore t-shirts to show support for fellow members’ (and family members’)  fights against thyroid, cervical, kidney, breast, ovarian…

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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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Coffee for a Cause
Middle School

Every Wednesday morning, the students of Ms. Sheets can be found walking door to door in the middle school with a coffee cart. They sell cups of coffee for $1…

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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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