Kuemper Catholic High School will celebrate homecoming next week to the theme “A Knight Out of This World!”
The visible founder of a leading Carroll nonprofit for youth — the Summer Fun Camp — has filed paperwork to run for the Carroll Community School Board.
The Catholic schools in the Diocese of Sioux City, including Kuemper Catholic Schools, will not be instituting mask mandates at this time, due to the current legal proceedings in Iowa.
A federal court ruling on Monday temporarily blocked a new state law that bans mask mandates in schools, which led several large school districts in the state to quickly reimpose the mask requirements for students and staff.
STORM LAKE — Buena Vista University and the Carroll Community School District have united in a Strategic Partnership to deepen their commitment to education and the communities they serve.
DES MOINES: The Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council is partnering with Kemin Industries for the eighth year of the Iowa STEM Teacher Award. Nominations opened Aug. 22 and will be accepted through Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021.
The Carroll Community School District's current “Return to Learn” plan addressing COVID-19 guidelines for the upcoming school year includes optional masks, no contact tracing, continued sanitizing procedures and no social-distancing guidelines.
STORM LAKE: Buena Vista University and St. Rose of Lima Catholic School in Denison have entered into a strategic partnership that will benefit both organizations as they work to strengthen the people and communities they serve.
Even though Gary Bengtson enjoys working with spreadsheets and crunching numbers, after 32 years working as director of business affairs for Carroll Community School District, he can firmly say that he will miss the people and lighthearted work environment the most.
At one time, students carried an armload of books; then it was heavy backpacks. Now, thin laptops access much of the material they need.
Diane Boes has cared for people her entire life, and after 33 years of caring for the students at Kuemper grade school, she is finally retired.
The Carroll School Board unanimously approved instituting a program that coaches elementary children on academic, social and emotional learning during the board’s meeting Tuesday.
STORM LAKE: Buena Vista University (BVU) and Opportunity Living, of Lake City, Rockwell City, and Carroll, have become Strategic Partners, opening a variety of educational benefits now available to employees of Opportunity Living.
Nancy Davis said she and Doug Sweeney became so perfectly in tune working 33 years together in Carroll Community Schools’ vocal-music department that “after a number of years, I think I could read his mind.”
Sophia Polking and Madeline Parrott, sophomores this year from Carroll High School, will compete virtually with their senior-level group performance in the National History Day contest June 13-19 in Washington, D.C. Analia Ayala and Bailey Bowman, sixth-grade students at Carroll Middle Schoo…
Before stepping onto stage to receive their diplomas, seniors in Kuemper Catholic High School’s Class of 2021 retraced their first steps toward reaching this milestone.
Kuemper Catholic School System President John Steffes on Sunday congratulated the 67 seniors in the high school’s 67th annual commencement, noting that they also overcame an unexpected hurdle: the coronavirus pandemic.
Carroll High School senior Aleah Casebeer deserves extra credit for the work she did as a Senate page during this year’s Iowa Legislature session.
Through the glass windows of the St. Anthony Cancer Center on what would have been a gloomy Thursday afternoon, patients see a train of children in collared shirts, with beaming smiles and enthusiastic waves, trot by the hospital.
The graduates’ visit may have lasted only minutes, but longtime Fairview Elementary School teacher Kandi Millard said the excitement it generated can make a lifetime of difference to her second-graders and other students throughout Carroll Community Schools.
The Kuemper Catholic High School music department recently presented awards to outstanding chorus and band seniors and recognized students who participated in Iowa High School Music Association’s Solo and Ensemble Contest.
WEST DES MOINES: Kuemper’s Hannah Duncan and Carroll’s Charles Teggatz were recognized by Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg for outstanding academic achievement at the 19th annual Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony in April at Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines.
Carroll High School’s Concert and Freshman Choirs both received I (superior) ratings for their performances for the Iowa High School Music Association’s State Large Group Contest.
Carroll County Public Health is working with area schools to offer COVID-19 vaccine clinics for students ages 12 and older.
Students from Carroll High School were runners-up in the Math Madness Data Analytics Battle, held by Dordt University’s Mathematics and Statistics Department and the Iowa Center for Interdisciplinary Training for students in grades six through 12.
The Carroll Community School District no longer will have a mask mandate as of Monday, and students no longer will be required to quarantine if they are exposed to someone with COVID-19.
From Mother Teresa to Dolly Parton, Abraham Lincoln to Genghis Khan, Marie Antoinette to Babe Ruth, a hall of fame spanning ancient times to today came to life when Kuemper Catholic fifth-graders presented their annual Wax Museum on Friday, May 7.
Longtime Kuemper teacher, coach and administrator Tim Fitzpatrick has been selected to receive the Good Shepherd Award from the Diocese of Sioux City Catholic Schools.
Carroll High School band presented its Spring Contest Concert Monday night in the school gym, a warm-up for Iowa High School Music Association Contest today in Atlantic.
The 37th annual Friends of Kuemper Ball on Saturday night was a good first step back toward normalcy and hopefully a much bigger event in the future, Kuemper Catholic School System President John Steffes said.
The 37th annual Friends of Kuemper Ball fundraiser for Kuemper Catholic School System celebrated on Saturday night producing the third-largest total in the campaign history.