WM students attend the VREP ShowcaseOn Thursday, April 16th, West Monona high school and middle school students attended the 6th annual VREP showcase at the Des Moines convention center! VREP, which stands for Virtual Reality Educational Pathfinders, is a program created for the sole purpose of promoting new innovative technological opportunities. Through the online program Blender, students are able to create and capture three dimensional environments, games, and animations. From designing logos for local companies to digitally constructing reenactments for court cases, the possibilities are quite distinctly endless- VREP is the future! We, as a district, are definitely in the forefronts of progress and cybernetic discovery! Aside from the obvious ecstatic nature of the showcase, we are also pleased to announce the newly appointed VREP ...
Posted Apr 23, 2015, 11:17 AM by Connor Aden
Middle School Students of the WeekCongratulations to the students of the week for West Monona Middle School. They are the DREAM Students of the week April 7-10 They were selected for being Determined, Respectful, Encouraging, Accountable, and showing good Manners. Congratulations to Jada Barker and Gracie Lucas.
Posted Apr 20, 2015, 11:10 AM by Connor Aden
Key Club ConventionThree Key Club members, Whitney Carrier, Jennifer Hartman, and Virginia Tuttle, traveled with Mrs. Wickham to Omaha the weekend of March 20th - 22nd for the annual Key Club District Convention. They spent the weekend networking with members from other Key Clubs in the Iowa-Nebraska District, and attending sessions dedicated to improving the function of our club. They were also able to hear presentations from special guests, such as Miss Nebraska and the Key Club International President. It was a great weekend of team building and leadership!
Posted Apr 17, 2015, 11:10 AM by Connor Aden
Solo/Ensemble Contest ResultsThe following students competed and earned these ratings at the IHSMA Solo/Ensemble Contest in Sloan, Iowa at Westwood Community Schools:Nicholas Hartman - IIJennifer Hartman - IBrita Hawkins - IIMichelle Lu - IILillian Sears - IISpencer Perrin - IThe clarinet Trio of Melody Conley, Virginia Tuttle and Whitney Carrier earned a II rating.
Posted Apr 17, 2015, 11:08 AM by Connor Aden
West Monona Spring ConcertIt is Spring concert season in the West Monona Music Department! This spring the PK-2 concert will be held on Monday, April 27th at 6:45p.m. The 3-5th grade spring concert will be held on Tuesday, April 28th at 6:45p.m. and is all about American music artists and their music. The concert will include oldies such as: "The Loco-Motion", "We've Got the Beat" and many more. The High School Art department and Music Department will be putting on their Spring Concert and art gallery titled: "Painting Pictures with Music" on Tuesday, May 5th at 7:00p.m. with an Art Gallery open to the public before and after the concert. We will also ...
Posted Apr 17, 2015, 11:07 AM by Connor Aden
Sioux City Artist Mark Kochen Visits WM Art StudentsA most esteemed guest visited the West Monona high school art and photography students last Friday, April 10th. Visiting Sioux City artist, Mark Kochen, provided the art department with a glimpse of his quirky art style and his novel, albeit colorful perspectives on life. As a professional artist and art instructor, Kochen provided students with an idea of the “art world” today- describing the challenges and rewards of pursuing an ‘arty’ career. Mark’s intriguing pieces and stories inspired students to look at the world a bit differently… one hundred sheep and bananas at a time. Let the following statements, written by WM art students, describe the energy he brought to the classroom! From Mark’s visit, I learned a ...
Posted Apr 15, 2015, 11:35 AM by Connor Aden
West Monona Middle School Students of the MonthCongratulations to the March Students of the Month for West Monona Middle School. They were selected for being Determined, Respectful, Encouraging, Accountable, and showing good Manners. Congratulations to Jaden Pekarek, Brailey Kober, and Wesley Hanson.
Posted Apr 14, 2015, 11:20 AM by Connor Aden
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