Everyone Has a Story 2018-2019
Chapter 41: Logan Collier
Meet Pleasant Valley junior, Logan Collier.
Chapter 42: Lilly Parker
Meet Pleasant Valley senior, Lilly Parker.
Chapter 43: Bradley Hamilton
Meet Pleasant Valley junior, Bradley Hamilton.
Chapter 44: Carly Lundry
Meet Pleasant Valley junior, Carly Lundry.
Chapter 45: Katie Lee
Having grown up in Chicago for ten years, freshman Katie Lee loves the bright lights and the noisy city environment. Lee hopes to move to a big city one day instead of staying in Bettendorf.
Chapter 46: Emma Irons
An exceptional sophomore at Pleasant Valley, Emma Irons encompasses what our school stands for: commitment to excellence. She is involved in crossfit, loves her family, and is passionate about academics in school.
Chapter 47: Mr. Clark
Pleasant Valley has plenty of wonderful math teachers, and Craig Clark is no exception. Clark contributes to the math department by teaching honors geometry, algebra two, and precalculus.
Chapter 48: Addi Steele
Addi Steele has been a part of Pleasant Valley since the beginning. She was born in Mesa, Arizona and moved to Iowa when she was only 4. When kindergarten came around, she found herself in the halls of Pleasant View Elementary.
Chapter 49: Josh Soultz
Josh Soultz is part of the 2019 senior class at Pleasant Valley High School. He is graduating this year alongside his brother Nick Soultz and his sister Ashlee Soultz. The Soultz triplets were born premature in Iowa City and lived in Dubuque before moving to Bettendorf.
Chapter 50: Ms. Scadden
Jessica Scadden is one of the exceptional English teachers here at Pleasant Valley. She has been teaching for a total of six years with two of those years being at PV. She currently teaches English 9, American Lit, World Lit, and Essential English.
Chapter 51:Delaney Evans
Delaney Evans, a junior at Pleasant Valley High School, is a student athlete and to say she has been successful is an understatement. Delaney discovered her passion three years ago and has only moved up from there, winning competitions all around the world.
Chapter 52: Megan Dague
As a member of the class of 2019, senior Megan Dague has only three quarters left until graduation. At Pleasant Valley, her time has been centered around cross country and track and field.
Chapter 53: Morgan Miller
Though sophomore Morgan Miller takes part in several activities, a central part of her high school experience has been running.
Chapter 54: Savanna Clements
Senior Savanna Clements is an artist who expresses her unique talent in more ways than just one. Growing up in the Quad Cities with one sister, she has found many interesting ways to do what she loves.
Chapter 55:Gina Prosser
Gina Prosser is a senior at Pleasant Valley High School. When she has time to spare she spends it with her friends doing activities such as bowling or watching movies.
Chapter 56:Lauren Steinhart
Lauren Steinhart is a junior at Pleasant Valley High School. She has spent most of her life in the Quad Cities alongside two older brothers.
Chapter 57: Kaitlyn Christ
Since kindergarten, sophomore Kaitlyn Christ has attended Pleasant Valley. Her parents decided to move to Bettendorf the year before Christ started kindergarten and she has been a Spartan ever since.
Chapter 58: Raegan Stein
When fellow Pleasant Valley students wonder what it looks like to get involved with interesting activities inside and out of school, sophomore Raegan Stein is a fantastic example. Her parents were divorced when she was younger and now has many members in her family. At her mom’s house, she lives with her mother, her step-father, Kevin, and her step-brother, Zach, who is also a teenager. Stein...
Chapter 59: Anna Shammas
Anna Shammas, a senior at PV, defines her life by travel, Target, and her Chihuahua, Remi. While these three things are important aspects of her life, she also spends her time focusing on her hobbies, volunteering and being with her family. Shammas builds her class schedule in a way that allows her to focus on her hobbies. Since she loves to write, she took a creative writing class which helped...
Chapter 60: Abby Roth
From skiing to aspirations in law, there is an endless amount of things to know about senior Abby Roth. Roth was born in New Jersey, but only lived there for one year. She and her family moved to Utah where they would live for eight years. Roth moved once more, ending up in Iowa, joining the Pleasant Valley School District in fourth grade. Her family consists of her mother, father, and brother...
Chapter 61: Zach Ngo
Sophomore Zach Ngo is usually out on the football field or working at Pita Pit. While he spends a lot of time at these activities, there is so much more about Ngo that most people don’t know. In the fall, one can find Ngo out on the football field playing on the sophomore football team. Ngo would say he is a very versatile player. “I mainly play linebacker, but I can also do running back, corner...
Chapter 62: Ethan Smith
Ethan Smith is a member of the 2019 senior class at Pleasant Valley and has attended the school district since kindergarten. He is a member of the boys’ varsity basketball team and has impressed his teammates and coaches with his hard work and determination. Basketball has always been a huge part of Smith’s life. He joined a club basketball team in sixth grade and continued playing throughout ...
Chapter 65: Kaitlyn Weeks
Junior Kaitlyn Weeks is an animal-loving, family-oriented student whose past experiences have shown can show just how difficult life can be for everyone. Pets have always been a huge part of Weeks’ life. Weeks finds joy in taking care of her pets and providing them with her affection. She has a pug named Melvin and a cat named Clover, but her mom has a multitude of animals as well, creating an en...