A “Look Back” by the Class of 2015

David Tra Please enjoy the following “look back” video that features members of the Class of 2015 as they recall their favorite experiences at Davenport Community Schools and talk about their plans for the future. We wish them all the best as they begin their adult lives! www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkZmw7c4YkARead more

CHS Student Earns Honors at National History Day Contest

D-SMBCampusDocumentStorepics7566 After months of intensive research and success at regional- and affiliate-level competitions, Mickey Sloat, a student from Central High School in Davenport presented her project at the annual Kenneth E. Behring National History Day contest, held at the University of Maryland College Park Campus in the Washington, D.C. area June… Read more

Meredith Tangen, WHS Business Teacher, Honored with State Award

IMG_0894 Meredith Tangen, head of the business department at West High School, was selected to receive an Iowa Association for Career and Technical Education Award (ACTE). The award was presented at a special ceremony at the Iowa ACTE Conference on June 23, 2015 at the FFA Enrichment Center, Ankeny, Iowa. The… Read more

Stepping Stones 2015-16 Registration Begins July 6th!

combo_register_2015-16 Registration for 2015-16 Stepping Stones after school programs opens on Monday July 6th, 2015. All forms are available in the Stepping Stones office at 318 E 7th Street, Davenport, or online at www.davenportschools.org/steppingstones. In order to register, all registration paperwork, a $25 registration fee, and one month prepayment is… Read more

Buffalo Students’ “Little Free Library” is Always Open

Buffalo Little Free Library Buffalo Elementary’s theme for the summer is read, read, and read some more! In addition to sending a book home with every student this summer, courtesy of their business partners, they have also added another new feature to encourage reading this summer! With the help of Mid-City High students, a… Read more

Now Showing: DCS’s New “I’m Here for You” Video

im_here_for_you We recently teamed up with Mickle Communications to produce a YouTube video designed to help high school students stay in or return to school. The video, titled I’m Here for You, gives faces to the many individuals at the District ready and willing to help students who are struggling… Read more

J.B. Young AVID Students Move on to High School

jb avid Congratulations to J.B. Young’s 8th Grade AVID students for completing 3 years of the AVID college readiness program. These students have the opportunity to continue with the AVID program when they attend Central High School next year.  The AVID program has flourished at J.B. Young under the direction of teacher… Read more

2015 Alcoa Scholars

chs alcoa Congratulations to Juniors Katy Axel and Jack Moran, and Senior Hannah Quick for being selected as 2015 Alcoa Scholars.  These three Central students will be participating in an all-expenses paid program for two weeks this coming August in Yosemite National Park in California, including 10 days in the field.  There… Read more