The Kimberly Center Chorus is having their winter concert on Tuesday December 10th at 7 pm in the gym. They will be singing a variety of repertoire from an African Noel to Jingle Bell Rock. Along with featured solos, duets and small groups, as well as an original song written by Kimberly Center student, Chris Clearman. Come support the chorus as they sing and “rock” the night away. Read more
News, Events, and Announcements
The Kimberly Center December Graduation Ceremony is near! The ceremony will be on Tuesday Dec. 17th at 7 pm at Galvin Fine Arts Auditorium (St. Ambrose University). Doors will open for guests at 6:30.
December Graduate reminders:
*Please arrive at 6 pm
*Wear dress pants or a dress
*Dress shoes look nice
*Make sure your hair style works with your cap
*RELAX–HAVE FUN–THIS IS YOUR DAY!
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The Kimberly Center Dance: HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS will be on Friday Dec. 6th from 6-8 pm in the gym. Student Services is sponsoring this night the paparazzi wishes they could attend. Students come be a “star” and dance the night away in Hollywood! You and your friends can be celebrities on the red carpet for the night. There will be dancing, door prizes, pictures, a red carpet atmosphere, and food and Read more
On November 5th, the students at The Kimberly Student experienced the musical sounds of Sybarite5.
“Their rock star status… is well deserved. Their classically honed technique mixed with grit and all out passionate attack transfixes the audience…” That is how The Sarasota Herald Tribune described SYBARITE5, the first string quintet ever selected as winners of Concert Artists Guild International Competition in its 60 year history. Comprised of Sami Merdinian Read more
On 10/24 to 10/26/13, 9 students from the Kimberly Center attended the 8th annual Iowa Youth Congress (IYC) General Assembly in Des Moines at the State Capitol. The students were Cecilia Maresca, Izzy Parker-Tatum, Josh Peterson, Ana Sadler, Payton Engles, Sarah Merritt, Austin Winters, Jazmine Hollbrook, and Christian Hann. Cecelia has been elected as Co-President for the IYC this year and led the campaign to introduce a Hands Free Read more
Columbia Scott, Payton Engels, Krista McCulley, Jessica Brady, Falyn Martin, and Alathea Wilkins were given the opportunity to attend the Program for Women in Science and Engineering (PWSE) Career Conference, “Taking the Road Less Traveled,” sponsored by Iowa State University on Oct. 17th. The goal of the conference is to expose girls, 6th-12th grade, to career paths within the field of Read more
On Oct. 4th Alcoa Davenport Works opened its doors to promote the manufacturing industry to dozens of high school students and others to highlight their workforce, products and environmental responsibility.
Not knowing Alcoa’s emphasis on environmental stewardship, the event was an eye-opener for some Kimberly Center students. According to Quad-City Business Journal, Payton Engels stated, “I didn’t know how they try to improve their impact on the environment.” “That means Read more
On Oct. 9th, Kimberly Center students attended the IJAG Leadership Conference in Des Moines, IA. At the conference, it was announced Payton Engels was one of the students selected to represent Iowa at the IJAG National Student Leadership Conference in Washington D.C. for her video, IJAG: Unlocking My Potential.
Payton is 1 of 4 students from Iowa chosen to attend the IJAG National Conference Read more