The 8th grade girls volleyball team ended their season with a second place finish at the 8th grade city tournament at North high school on October 5th. The girls showed a ton of guts and perseverance coming back from 10 point deficits to win the game- not once, but twice! Watch out for these girls as they begin their club Read more
News, Events, and Announcements
Miss Schallau’s 7th period students performing experiments to test if they could catch better with their left vs. right hand or with one hand vs. two hands.
Students demonstrated creativity and higher-order thinking by designing and conducting their own experiments. Then, they created research posters of their work so they could share their results Read more
Loretta Gamble, Wood Social Worker is being honored as the Iowa School Social Worker of the Year by the Iowa School Social Workers Association. She is very deserving of this recognition! She will be recognized at the Midwest School Social Work Conference on November 7 at an evening banquet presented by the Midwest School Social Work Council. She will also Read more
Mrs. Samuelson’s advisory class has been in the community “paying it forward!” During this school year they will be choosing a different organization/charity each month and as Gandhi would say “being the change they wish to see in the world.” September’s organization was the Humane Society of Scott County. In advisory the students made toys out of fabric scraps, made Read more
The Wood Intermediate Music Department is honing their skills in preparation for a busy October-Fest-of-Music-making.
Please join us at our October performances!
October 8: BAND SPECTACULAR
7:00pm Brady St. Stadium
October 10 Orchestra Masquerade Concert
7:30pm North Auditorium
October 12 DCSD Int. Orchestra Fest
1-6pm West High
October 14 Vocal Fall Concert
7:00pm North Auditorium
October 19 Real Men Sing Read more
Red Ribbon/ Spirit Week: Oct 21st -25th (2013).
Red Ribbon/ Spirit Week: Say No to drugs and bullying:
- Monday Oct 21: Put drugs and bullying to rest. (Wear appropriate pajamas).
- Tuesday Oct 22: Shade out drugs and bullying by putting your thinking cap on. (Wear sunglasses and hats).
- Wednesday Oct 23: Exercise your right to
Mrs. Samuelson’s AP students are “paying it forward” by supporting the Humane Society of Scott County. Last week they made chew toys, in this picture they are making dog treats. Next week they will be selling puppy chow & dog bone cookies after school. They will donate the chew toys, dog treats, & the money raised from the puppy chow Read more
Some parents have received a letter from the District about having your 7th grade child receive a TDAP booster shot. In accordance to Iowa State Law,TDAP is a mandatory vaccination, and must be completed by October 11, 2013. Any 7th grader who does not have proof of this vaccination to the school nurse by this date will not be Read more
Congratulations to Nala Delgado and Mr. Serrano, Social Studies teacher. They are going to be honored at the The University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center Recognition Ceremony, to be held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 13, 2013, in the Main Lounge of the Iowa Memorial Union. The Ceremony acknowledges those students who earned exceptional scores as part of the Read more