An outstanding presentation utilizing student learning data was provided by Principal Koshatka at the Pekin Board Meeting Monday evening. Principal Ledger added complimentary insights regarding similar scheduling efforts in our elementary designed to deepen the professional collaboration, sharing and learning of our teachers! #pantherproud Mr. Hatfield
6 days ago, Kevin Hatfield
Panther
July 25th - August 1st Just a reminder that this coming week, July 25th - August 1st, is the non-contact period the state has set. There will not be any activities at the school. Thanks and enjoy this time with family and friends! Go Panthers!!!!!
1 day ago, Aaron Deutsch
Good evening. We are needing another short survey to be answered to try to gain funding to purchase equipment for the students at Pekin. Please take a few minutes to fill it out. The link is below. Also included is the link to the first survey. If you haven't filled it out, please do so as each survey is linked to the purchase of two separate types of equipment. Thank you for your help. https://forms.gle/oPukFQp8nrrkdTQP6 https://forms.gle/EUvQbwencuJzk9R49
3 days ago, Bryan Babcock
Attention students! Are you an independent, outgoing self-motivated Jr/Sr high school student that wants to be part of a fun Pekin Panther team? Learn how to sign up below! Pekin wants you to join the 2021-22 Yearbook Club to design and complete entirely student-produced Elementary and Jr/Sr High School publications. Did we mention FUN! In Yearbook Club, we will make time to celebrate our hard work and successes. You will also have an opportunity to create lasting relationships and memories. As a staff team member, you will take on a variety of exciting roles and responsibilities. These staff opportunities include: Photography/Reporting: These students will attend school events and classes to interview and take photographs. These students must be available after school to participate in a variety of functions. Literary: Staff writers drive the direction of our publication. They will determine the subject matter, coming up with compelling angles for the stories they compose. As a proofreader and editor, students will have the final eyes on every page in the book. Design: Students will work closely with design programs to create original, eye-catching layouts. They will look at typography, color, and graphics to implement the overall theme of our yearbook. Sales/Marketing: These students will be responsible for generating publicity and sales, including everything from advertising, processing orders, and soliciting patrons. They maintain the public face of our business via our website and social media networks. This Club is open to all Pekin Jr/Sr High School Students that commit to school activities, lead, have an ability to solve problems; work independently, and produce quality work turned in on time. Space is limited. TO SIGN UP! Email matt.guise@pekincsd.org the following information: Your full name 21/22 grade level Contact phone number Email address
5 days ago, Andrew Koshatka
Please fill out the following 3 question, short survey as soon as possible. The data collected from the form will be used by Pekin to gain funding to purchase new equipment for student use. Thank you. https://forms.gle/XbXHbMLwoHSaKMXK9
14 days ago, Bryan Babcock
SITE CHANGE for tonight's baseball game: Pekin vs. Cardinal now AT PEKIN at 5pm game, Monday, July 12, followed by Davis County vs. Central Lee at Pekin at 7:00 pm, Monday, July 12.
14 days ago, Ann Swanson
https://forms.gle/8QFw4Av3BFYpeckm6 To accelerate my learning, I would be grateful for your honest input. All responses are anonymous. A summary of the responses will be provided to Board, staff and community. Your input will help us gain a deeper understanding of the perceived Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats related to the school district. My goal is to complete this survey by the end of August, 2021. Thanking you in advance, Kevin Hatfield, Superintendent
14 days ago, Kevin Hatfield
Baseball vs Cardinal @ Davis County, July 12, 5:00 p.m. Pekin / Sigourney Joint Board of Education Meeting, Wed, July 14, 6:00 p.m. Sigourney JRSR High school, Media Center. Pekin Regular Board of Education Meeting, Mon, July 19, 6:00 p.m. Pekin Media Center
14 days ago, Kevin Hatfield
Baseball Update The district game at Davis County has been postponed this evening and will be moved to Monday at 5:00. Thanks and Go Panthers!!!!
16 days ago, Aaron Deutsch
Here is the information for purchasing tickets to the July 10th district baseball game at Davis County : Saturday, July 10th Davis County will be hosting the first round of the Class 2A District 12 baseball tournament. Pekin and Cardinal will be playing at 5:00. The IHSAA will be using Hometown Ticketing. We will not be allowing cash sales at the gate, all tickets must be purchased through Hometown Ticketing. Tickets are $6. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, July 7th at 9 a.m. Fans can go to the ticket page on the IHSAA website to purchase tickets. Here is the link: https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/ Also attached is a QR code. Once scanned the QR code will take a purchaser to the ticket page. You MUST have a ticket to be scanned when entering through the gate. You can print tickets or have them on your phone. ALL FANS WILL NEED A TICKET! NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE GATE! If there are any issues with the purchase of tickets fans can call HomeTown Ticketing at 866-HTT-4TIX Thank you!
19 days ago, Aaron Deutsch
Saturday, July 10th Davis County will be hosting the first round of the Class 2A District 12 baseball tournament. Pekin and Cardinal will be playing at 5:00 and Davis County vs Central Lee will follow at 7:00. The IHSAA will be using Hometown Ticketing. WE WILL NOT BE ALLOWING CASH SALES AT THE GATE, ALL TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED THROUGH HOMETOWN TICKETING. Tickets are $6. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, July 7th at 9 a.m. Fans can go to the ticket page on the IHSAA website to purchase tickets. Here is the link: https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/ Also attached is a QR code. Once scanned the QR code will take a purchaser to the ticket page. You MUST have a ticket to be scanned when entering through the gate. You can print tickets or have them on your phone. ALL FANS WILL NEED A TICKET! NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE GATE! If there are any issues with the purchase of tickets fans can call HomeTown Ticketing at 866-HTT-4TIX,
19 days ago, Ann Swanson
https://forms.gle/8QFw4Av3BFYpeckm6 To accelerate my learning, I would be grateful for your honest input. All responses are anonymous. A summary of the responses will be provided to Board, staff and community. Your input will help us gain a deeper understanding of the perceived Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats related to the school district. My goal is to complete this survey by the end of August, 2021. Thanking you in advance, Kevin Hatfield, Superintendent
19 days ago, Kevin Hatfield
Congratulations to Makenzie Dahlstrom on being named the 2021 Jefferson County Fair Queen! What an honor to represent our county! Enjoy the experience Makenzie. We wish you the best as you move on to the 2021 Iowa State Fair! #GoPanthers #pekinpride #classof2022 Pictured is Makenzie Dahlstrom and Brayden Sobaski. Photo by Jill Dahlstrom
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
MD queen
Take a look at the first senior parking spot completed! Alex did a nice job. đź‘Ť
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
Dix parking
We will be keeping an eye on the weather to determine if seniors are still able to paint their parking spots this evening. Right now we are still on!
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
On June 25 and 26th at 7:30 pm, the American Gothic Performing Arts organization is showing a stage production of Disney’s Newsies at the Bridgeview Center in Ottumwa. The cast is made up of area high school performers and Pekin is proud to have two students performing: Adalia Keith and Richard Nissen. They have been working hard along with the rest of the cast to bring you an amazing experience! Please join Pekin in wishing them the best and it would be great if you were able to make it out to support their hard work in person.
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
AK and RN
Even during the summer learning doesn't stop. Coaching staff is learning about 3Dimensional Coaching. Learn about it here: https://3dinstitute.com/what-is-3d-coaching/
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
3d coaching
3d coaching
Mr. O'Connell is working hard to get this kids working hard! Keep up the positivity!
about 1 month ago, Andrew Koshatka
Summer work out
It was nice to see and visit with junior high students during their "strength and conditioning" session today. I was also able to observe our football coaches teaching during the Panther Football Camp ! Mr. Hatfield Go Panthers!
about 1 month ago, Kevin Hatfield
Pekin Student-Athletes
Football Camp
Softball Baseball Entry