September 20 2021 (KHS)

September 20 2021 (KHS)


September 22, 2021  A-Day                                    






In case you haven’t noticed, it is HOMECOMING WEEK! Homecoming is an opportunity for current and former students, as well as an entire community, to show their school spirit and PRIDE.  There are numerous activities and events this week that we encourage all KHS students to attend and participate in.  Lastly, remember that Homecoming is meant to be a positive experience that helps build pride in yourself, your school, and your community.  So, as you partake in Homecoming this week, make those memories POSITIVE and remember to follow the panther way by being Respectful, Responsible, and Safe. GO PANTHERS! 



REMINDER: to all students if you don't have permission from the person don't TP property or residences or you may be charged by law enforcement if the resident wants to press charges. 

Special Olympics Clothing orders are available here

Orders are due on Sunday, October 3rd.  See Mrs. Ritchhart with questions.

If you are interested in drivers ed please stop in the office to pick up a form.  Classes start Monday, October 25th.

Cancer Relay shirts are available for ordering.

The Knoxville FFA Alumni is selling Knoxville FFA apparel! Please go to the following website if you are interested in purchasing any FFA apparel. Orders will be accepted through Sept. 26th at 11:59 pm.

School pictures are in! Please stop in the office before school, during lunch or in between classes. Please do not come during class.




Please make sure you are in a parking spot when parking in the student parking lot.  If there are no open spots please park in the softball gravel lot.  Please do not park in the grass or on the walking path.

Remember to practice safe driving skills!  



Here is the link for the week of homecoming events!

Interested in participating in the Spirit Assembly as a member of your grade to help win the Class Competition during Homecoming?  Well sign-up here to participate next Friday at the assembly-  You can't help put your grade on the class cup, if you don't participate!


Entries are being accepted for the Homecoming Dodgeball Tournament on Monday September 20th at 6pm in the HS gym.  You can sign-up a team using the following link-  There is both a boys and girls bracket.  Teams are made of 6 to 7 members.  Any questions see Mr. Gibbons in room 128.  Entries are due by the 20th at noon.  Time to DODGE, DUCK, DIP, DIVE, and ... DODGE!


Reminder:  Out of town date forms are due by September 20th.  They are located in the guidance office.



Junior boys that are interested in  American Legion Boys State next summer, please see Mr Hatch this week. 

The voting has concluded and the following are your 2021-22 Jr. Class Officers. Thank you to all who participated! 


Nora Pearson

Emma Dunkin

Kai Ethell

Olivia Ramaeker

Kaliyah Wilder

Hayden Hudson

Ashley Kearney



Mon, Sep. 20       7 VB v. Newton @Knoxville, 4:30 PM

                             8 VB @Newton, 4:30 PM (Bus: 3:05 PM)

                             Homecoming Dodgeball, 6:00 PM


Tue, Sep. 21        FFA @Osceola, 9:00 AM (Bus: 7:30 AM)

                            MS/JV/V CC @Newton (Maytag Park), 4:00 PM (Bus & Sub: 2:10 PM)

                            8/7 VB @Centerville (Lakeview), 4:15 PM (Bus: 2:25 PM)

                            7 FB v. Newton @Knoxville, 4:30 PM

                            8 FB @Newton, 4:30 PM (Bus: 3:00 PM)

                            JV2/JV1/V VB @Osceola, 5;30 PM (Bus: 3:30 PM)


Thu, Sep. 23       JV/V G SW v. Marshalltown @Indianola (YMCA), 5:30 PM

                            Homecoming Pep Rally/Coronation/Powderpuff Football/Ironman Volleyball, 6:30 PM


Fri, Sep. 24         Homecoming Parade, 3:00 PM

                            9/V FB v. Creston @Knoxville, 4:45 PM

                              * Marching Band performance

                              * Dance Team performance


Sat, Sep. 25        JV1 VB @Indianola, 8:30 AM (Bus: 7:00 AM)

                            V VB @Pella Christian, 8:30 AM (Bus: 7:00 AM)

                            M BD @Pella, 6:30 PM (Bus: 4:00 PM)

                            Homecoming Dance, 8:00 PM