Musicals performed by CHS and WHS in April

Cinderella will be performed at West High School in Iowa City on April 16-18.   April 16th at 7:30pm April 17th at 7:30pm April 18th at 2:00pm and 7:30pm (The Saturday matinee has a special: buy one student price ticket and get another student free). Tickets are sold in the West High main office the […]

Calling all 7th-12th Aspiring Lyracists!

Join the IYWP for a songwriting extravaganza! Open to 7th-12th graders February 28, 10-3 The Dream Center, 611 Southgate Avenue Hit songwriters are not only creative people.  They earn a living by using strategies and skills to help a song get stuck in your head.  For hundreds of years, the best songwriters have known how to […]

Children’s Center for Therapy to offer sessions at HSAP

HSAP is working with Children’s Center for Therapy to offer a social skills group for K-6 HSAP students, which will focus on developing appropriate peer interactions and skills such as initiating and maintaining conversation. There will be an informational meeting at HSAP on Tuesday, March 31st at 11:15 am. Katelyn Falk, speech therapist, Breanne Bebb, occupational […]

Join HSAP for Clear Skies on Feb. 27th

             HSAP will view the night sky Friday, February 27th @ 6 pm, Van Allen Hall, 30 North Dubuque St. We’ll be joining University of Iowa graduate student, Tony Rogers, on the roof of Van Allen Hall to look at Jupiter, the Orion Nebula and other targets of opportunity as they […]

Assistive Technology Conference

The “Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference” provides an opportunity to see first hand the latest in assistive technologies (AT), practices, and services for school-age students with disabilities. Assistive technology is any kind of technology that can be used to enhance the functional independence of a person with a disability.  This AT conference will serve […]

DVIP Souper Bowl tonight

The Domestic Violence Intervention Program’s eighteenth annual “Souper Bowl” is scheduled for Thursday, February 19th, 5:30-7:30pm at the Clarion Hotel and Highlander Convention Center on North Dodge St in Iowa City.  A great event for family and friends. This year’s Souper Bowl features the best soups from more than 40 area restaurants, including Blackstone and Trumpet […]

Skate & Create @ Coral Ridge Ice Arena

 Kids ages 6-11 years old  Dates: Thursday, March 26th, Thursday, April 2nd, Thursday, April 9th Time: 10am-12noon Cost: $45 Schedule as follows 10-10:30am: Group skate lessons–Basic 1-Basic 2/3 (have maybe skated a few times before and can stand up and get up on their own) 10:30-11:30am: Crafts and group activities (I’d like to do a […]

K-6 Chess Tournament this Saturday

There will be a free, unrated chess tournament for kids K-6 this Saturday at Borlaug Elementary, 1000 Kennedy Parkway, Coralville.  Registration is from 9:00-9:45; the event starts at 10:00 am.  You can pre-register (info on the below link).  Participation is limited to the first 150 entries.  HSAP students, Clive and Josiah Power, will be participating; […]

Kirby Larson Skypes with HSAP!

          Kirby Larson, author of “Dash,” Skyped with HSAP students on February 4th from her home in Washington state. “Dash” is the story of a young girl’s fears and challenges faced when her family is forced into a Japanese incarceration camp following the bombing of Pearl Harbor. One of her struggles comes […]

Biotech Workshop for home schooling parents

Here is a great opportunity for home school parents.  This is a two-day Biotech Workshop with Mike Zeller, the Iowa State University Biotechnology Outreach Education Coordinator.  Mike will lead the workshop for adults who work with elementary school age youth.  Here is the flyer with the information you need for registering:  Biotech Workshop