Monthly Archives: March 2014

USAPL Nationals // Celebration at Cowboys Stadium

  • Posted on Mar 30, 2014

On Saturday after the competition, the team traveled north to Dallas and spent the day touring AT&T Stadium, home of the NFL Cowboys. At a cost of $1.3 billon dollars, owner Jerry Jones spared no On Saturday after the competition, the team traveled north to Dallas and spent the day touring AT&T Stadium, home of the NFL Cowboys. At a cost of $1.3 billon dollars, owner Jerry Jones spared no… read more

USAPL Nationals // Competition

  • Posted on Mar 29, 2014

The 2014 USA Powerlifting High School National Championships were held in Killeen, Texas, March 28-30. The Woodward Academy Knights walked into the meet as 8-time defending team National Champions and over the past 9 years The 2014 USA Powerlifting High School National Championships were held in Killeen, Texas, March 28-30. The Woodward Academy Knights walked into the meet as 8-time defending team National Champions and over the past 9 years… read more

Nae Nae Dance Craze Invades WA

  • Posted on Mar 25, 2014

During spring break, each dorm organized and videotaped their best version of the popular Nae Nae dance. If you’re wondering what the Nae Nae is, click here for a breakdown of it. It’s the hottest During spring break, each dorm organized and videotaped their best version of the popular Nae Nae dance. If you’re wondering what the Nae Nae is, click here for a breakdown of it. It’s the hottest… read more

Track Season Begins

  • Posted on Mar 24, 2014

The high school track season has been underway with practices since February. In typical Iowa fashion, the past month has been a combination of cold and snow, making practice very difficult. The team has done The high school track season has been underway with practices since February. In typical Iowa fashion, the past month has been a combination of cold and snow, making practice very difficult. The team has done… read more

Knowledge Bowl 2014

  • Posted on Mar 19, 2014

Last week, the 2014 Woodward Academy Knowledge Bowl took place with the winning dorm earning a trip to Kansas City. This year’s format had all of the teams answering common knowledge questions, where the correct Last week, the 2014 Woodward Academy Knowledge Bowl took place with the winning dorm earning a trip to Kansas City. This year’s format had all of the teams answering common knowledge questions, where the correct… read more

Conference Academic Bowl

  • Posted on Mar 13, 2014

Five WA students recently competed in the West Central Activities Conference Academic Bowl. Annually held at Des Moines Christian High School, the Academic Bowl pits schools against each other in a competition of academic knowledge. Five WA students recently competed in the West Central Activities Conference Academic Bowl. Annually held at Des Moines Christian High School, the Academic Bowl pits schools against each other in a competition of academic knowledge…. read more

Coalition for Family and Children’s Services Legislative Breakfast

  • Posted on Mar 10, 2014

Pictured are a couple WA Knights with Executive Director, Ryan Santi, and Group Living Director, Trent Fleshner, at the Coalition for Family and Children’s Services Legislative Breakfast, held at the Iowa State Capital. The Coalition’s Pictured are a couple WA Knights with Executive Director, Ryan Santi, and Group Living Director, Trent Fleshner, at the Coalition for Family and Children’s Services Legislative Breakfast, held at the Iowa State Capital. The Coalition’s… read more

Intro to Business College Course

  • Posted on Mar 7, 2014

This semester, three WA students are taking a college course online through Iowa Central Community College. These students are considered good candidates to be college bound once they leave WA, but they have not yet This semester, three WA students are taking a college course online through Iowa Central Community College. These students are considered good candidates to be college bound once they leave WA, but they have not yet… read more