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Lego League Sign Up

Lego League Sign Up Now Open!If your child will be in grades K-3 next school year, please fill out this form.If your child will be in grades 4-6 next school year, please fill out this form.Contact Karen Shook (karen.shook@cfschools.org) with all questions. Thank you!

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National Spanish Exam Results

Congratulations to Spanish students from Holmes Junior High School who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2018 National Spanish Examinations. Students from Holmes earned a total of two gold, two silver and five honorable mention awards. “Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish Examinations is very prestigious,” said Kevin Cessna-Buscemi, National Director of the Exams, “because the exams are the largest of their [...]

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Arbor Day Tree Planting

On Friday, April 27, the students in Miss Robinson's 4th and 6th hour science classes planted a Tulip Tree to celebrate Arbor Day.  A big thank you goes out to Green Scene of Black Hawk County and Jordan's Nursery for providing the tree.  Thanks also goes to retired teacher, Sue Green, who coordinated and helped with the planting.

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Kiln donation

Mrs. Hoop, the mother of a former Peet student (Sofia Munoz) was generous enough to offer an unused item that she acquired with the intent of using it to create a small business. Since her plans to use the kiln never came to fruition, she decided to offer the kiln to the district for use by the school. Knowing that kilns can be quite costly on the front end to purchase, Mr. Wolf offered to take the donation for Peet. It will be used for smaller loads of ceramics and glass fusing by the stu [...]

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