Monthly Archives: May 2012

CPR for high school seniors

  • Posted on May 31, 2012

The State of Iowa recently passed legislation for the Healthy Kids Act that has required high school seniors to take a course in CPR.  This law is effective starting with the Class of 2012.  Pictured The State of Iowa recently passed legislation for the Healthy Kids Act that has required high school seniors to take a course in CPR.  This law is effective starting with the Class of 2012.  Pictured… read more

Congrats Class of 2012!!

  • Posted on May 25, 2012

The graduating Class of 2012 was honored at their commencement ceremony yesterday, Thursday, May 24 in the WA gymnasium.  This school year, 21 students received their high school diploma and 28 their GED certificate.  This The graduating Class of 2012 was honored at their commencement ceremony yesterday, Thursday, May 24 in the WA gymnasium.  This school year, 21 students received their high school diploma and 28 their GED certificate.  This… read more

Update from the Blue Oval: State Track

  • Posted on May 19, 2012

The 2012 Iowa High School Track and Field Meet was held May 17-19 at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.  A week before, the Woodward Academy team qualified in 4 events: 100 M, 4×100, 4×200, The 2012 Iowa High School Track and Field Meet was held May 17-19 at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.  A week before, the Woodward Academy team qualified in 4 events: 100 M, 4×100, 4×200,… read more

Track Districts 2012

  • Posted on May 11, 2012

The Districts track meet was held this past Thursday, May 10 in Story City.  It is the final track meet of the season for many runners and is also the event where runners qualify for The Districts track meet was held this past Thursday, May 10 in Story City.  It is the final track meet of the season for many runners and is also the event where runners qualify for… read more

WA Students Display Work at Conference Art Show

  • Posted on May 9, 2012

The West Central Activities Conference (WCAC) held its annual Art Conference this past Monday at Madrid High School.  Sixteen students went to the event to view student artwork from all schools in the activities conference.  Fourteen The West Central Activities Conference (WCAC) held its annual Art Conference this past Monday at Madrid High School.  Sixteen students went to the event to view student artwork from all schools in the activities conference.  Fourteen… read more

Students Welding

  • Posted on May 7, 2012

This past weekend, three students started a 30 hour welding course offered by the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC).  As an introductory course, students are learning the basics of welding, including how to handle This past weekend, three students started a 30 hour welding course offered by the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC).  As an introductory course, students are learning the basics of welding, including how to handle… read more

Meet the Mowing Crew: A Vocational Update

  • Posted on May 1, 2012

With the spring season fully upon us, that means lawn care… and Woodward Academy has a lot of campus to keep up and keep looking nice.  For the last couple years, WA students have had With the spring season fully upon us, that means lawn care… and Woodward Academy has a lot of campus to keep up and keep looking nice.  For the last couple years, WA students have had… read more