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Teachers Welcome Students Back to Online Learning Opportunities
District News

As “classes” restarted Monday, teachers in the Pella Community School District reached out to students anyway they could to welcome them to class.Fourth grade teachers at Jefferson Elementary held car…

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School Playgrounds Closed
District News

Pella Community School District and the City of Pella have closed access to playgrounds to help contain the spread of COVID-19. The City of Pella and the Pella Community School…

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Grab-and-Go Meals for Children
District News

The Food Service Department will be offering cold breakfasts and lunches to-go during the school closing.  Meals are available for children 18 years of age and younger. In order to…

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Online Learning Opportunities Begin March 30
High School , Middle School , Jefferson Intermediate , Madison Elementary , Lincoln Elementary , District News , Pella Career Academy

Pella Community Schools will begin posting online learning opportunities for students beginning Monday, March 30. Please review the Online Learning Etiquette:

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Introducing SafeSchools Alert
High School , Middle School , Jefferson Intermediate , Madison Elementary , Lincoln Elementary , District News , Pella Career Academy

District ID code:  1915 _____________________________________ Our district is now using SafeSchools Alert, a tip reporting app that allows students, staff and parents to submit safety concerns to our administration. You …

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#9 Best School District in Iowa
District News

The data analysis website, Niche,  has ranked Pella Community Schools as one of the top school districts in Iowa for 2020. The rankings were based on analysis of reviews from…

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Thank you to Liz Evans!
Madison Elementary , District News

A big THANK YOU to Liz Evans for her work in acquiring a grant from The Pella Community Foundation, totaling $9,449.48. Liz is the school nurse at Madison Elementary and…

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Mr. Boots Wins Golden Apple Award!
Middle School , District News

Congratulations to Bob Boots on winning the WHO Golden Apple Award! Middle School Science Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award for Combining Education and Entertainment #pellapride

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Pella Students Win Local VFW Patriot’s Pen
Middle School , District News

Congratulations to Daria Haynie, Nora Ausman and Anna German! The local VFW sponsored an essay contest open to all 6-8 grade Pella students. The essay topic:  What makes America Great?…

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Congratulations to Kari Pingel!
High School , Jefferson Intermediate , District News

Kari Pingel, Gifted & Talented Teacher at Jefferson Intermediate   Kari Pingel was named 2019 IATC Assistant Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year by the Iowa Association of Track…

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