Congratulations to the Duchess staff who won Yearbook of the Year in their class and 23 individual awards for writing, design, and photography! “I’m so proud of not only our classes that contributed to this yearbook, but our last year’s editors. Without them this book wouldn’t be the yearbook of the year. I can’t […]
News Archive for October 2023
One of Pella High School’s teachers has been recognized by the Iowa High School Speech Association as their Theatre Educator of the Year. Executive Director of the IHSSA, Stacy Hansen, presented Mrs. Suzi Jones with the award and was quick to point out how important her work has been in Pella and beyond. “When the […]
Second Graders in Ms. Hoerter’s second grade class at Madison School recently received a special visit during Writing class. The students were working on an expository essay to teach Madison preschoolers about the many ways police officers are community helpers. Lieutenant Reed Kious, from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, visited the second graders and taught them about various ways […]
Pella School Board Candidate Forum – October 19 at 5:30pm – Pella High School Library Live Stream Connection The Pella School Board Candidate forum will be held on Thursday, October 19th to inform voters ahead of the upcoming November 2023 school board elections. The three candidates on the ballot have been invited to participate in […]
The Career Academy of Pella hosted an Open House on Wednesday, October 4th, showcasing the new Advanced Manufacturing lab. Local business and industry leaders, as well as State of Iowa officials, interacted with Pella High students who demonstrated the new high tech equipment. Click here to see KNIA-KRLS coverage of the event.