Pella Middle School

News from December, 2018

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  • December 24 - January 2 No Classes - Winter Break
  • January 3 - Classes Resume
  • January 9 - 90 minute Professional Development Early Dismissal
  • January 11 - End of Quarter 2 / Semester 1
  • January 14 - No Classes - Teacher Work/PD Day
  • January 15 - Begin 3rd Quarter / Semester 2
  • January 23 - 90 minute Professional Development Early Dismissal
  • January 30 - 90 minute Professional Development Early Dismissal
  • February 4 - No Classes - Teacher Work/PD Day
  • February 4 - Conferences from 3:30 - 7:00
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Teachers and staff enjoyed the many holiday 'thank you' treats shared by middle school parents. We appreciate all of you!

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Student Council Delivers Again!

Members of the Pella Middle School Student Council Ashlyn Branderhorst, Emily Blom, Braelyn Ensor, Mallory Westerkamp, Tess Hopkins, Ryan Sales, Kelby Sorheim, Eli Ebeling, and Ryder Bates discuss the service projects they’ve been working on this year and the importance of giving, as heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

Student Council Gives Back

8th Grade Students Read and Receive

Madison and Lincoln Elementary Schools welcomed the 8th graders for a reading celebration! The 8th graders read aloud the books they had written and illustrated. It was a wonderful opportunity for both groups of students.

Holiday Fun at the Middle School!

Student Council organized 12 days of holiday dress-up themes leading up to winter break.

We have a lot of creativity in the middle school!

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Stephen Gaul working on his Eagle Scout Badge

Stephen is working toward his Eagle Scout badge by fixing a walking bridge on the trail at Big Rock Park. His hard work will be appreciated by many!

KNIA/KRLS Article on Stephen Gaul

Kristin Schulz Recognized by Local VFW

Kristin Schulz has been recognized by the VFW 5th District as Middle School Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Schulz does an amazing job engaging students in Social Studies and leading our middle school student council. Congratulations to Mrs. Schulz; we are proud to have her as part of the middle school family!

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Too Much Time on Your Phone?

This is an excellent read for your family and middle school student!


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November Coffee Cart

Students from Mrs. Sheets's and Mrs. Hemanson's classes offer a Coffee Cart service to staff on Wednesday mornings. All proceeds from November's Coffee Cart were used to support a backpack buddy program. Students and families in need will benefit directly from their generosity.

8th Grade Party - April 13, 2019

If you are interested in helping plan and prepare for this year's 8th Grade Party (8GP) on April 13, 2019, please contact the 8GP facilitators.

Holly Kraber:

Melissa Brown: