On Saturday, March 11, the Mid-Prairie Individual Events Speech team competed at North Scott High School for the Iowa High School Speech Association’s Individual Event State Speech Contest. Of 16 entries, 14 Mid-Prairie events received Division 1 ratings, and six of those events are nominated to perform at the Iowa High School Speech Association’s Individual Events All-State Festival on Monday, March 27 at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls.
The Mid-Prairie High School Speech team is advancing 16 of their 17 Individual Events to the Iowa High School Speech Association's State IE Speech Contest on Saturday, March 11 at North Scott High School. The team participated in the IHSSA District IE Speech Contest on Saturday, February 25.
2021-2022 District Annual Report
Approximately 1800 students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
92% Staff retention rate reflecting our employees' sustained commitment
Over 30 athletic teams between the middle and high schools.
80% of favorable staff responses measuring meaningful work and a positive work environment
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HS Choir | 100 members | 1 student selected for OPUS Honor Choir | Mixed Choir I Rating | Ladies Lyrica II Rating | Honor Choir Attendees | 3 Sold Out Madrigal Performances
Kiera was nominated by Mrs. Pacha, "Kiera has been killing it with getting her missing work turned in, helping her classmates during review, and just being a positive presence. She's a rockstar!" Great work, Kiera!
Caiden was nominated by math teacher Mr. Potts, "He's got a great work ethic in my class and is super respectful to his teachers and peers alike. He completes his work in a timely fashion and utilizes his time wisely every day." Congratulations, Caiden!
Mrs. Allen was nominated as the staff member of the month because of her kindness and the effort she puts into making her classroom a fun place to be. As stated by a student, her creativity gets me excited to learn and want to do my best.
Ava has a great attitude, works hard, and treats everyone with respect.
Ruby does a great job of investing in her work and being respectful to all students and staff. She seems to really enjoy learning and is a pleasure to work with in class.
Landon does a great job participating in class, is a great writer, and always puts forth his best effort. Landon also is very helpful, and kind, and includes everyone.
Trig is a good listener, respectful to others, and always willing to participate.
Adrian was nominated by Mrs. Baker, "Adrian works very hard every day in Geometry. He does an excellent job of explaining his ideas and helping other students grasp key concepts. He is always smiling and willing to tackle hard problems and proofs with enthusiasm. He is a very enjoyable student to have in class and a friend to all his peers." Great work, Adrian!
Harper was nominated by Mrs. O'Rourke, "I'd like to nominate Harper Pacha. Harper is a student who consistently goes above and beyond in the classroom and is always willing to help generate meaningful discussion. Harper is constantly helping out her peers and makes the classroom experience more meaningful simply due to the investment and pride she takes in her work and attitude." Great job, Harper!