Video: Marching Blue Devils Lay Wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

2015-8-28_marching_blue_devils_tomb_unknown_soldier As you may know, the Davenport Central Marching Blue Devils were selected to represent Iowa in this year’s Independence Day Parade. But did you know while in Washington D.C., band members participated in the wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier? What an incredible honor for these students.… Read more

Summer Work Results in Exciting School Improvements at Wood and Fillmore

davenport schools logo The students were gone, but hard work continued all summer at our schools. Our staff and students at Wood Intermediate and Fillmore Elementary will be happy to see the improvements at their schools that are funded by the SAVE fund (state penny sales tax) and the Physical Plant and Equipment… Read more

Please Join Us at Graduation Destination-Saturday, August 15th!

Graduation_Destination_rainbow_right_button Graduation Destination 2015 will kick off at 11:30 a.m. and run through 2 p.m. Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the River’s Edge, 700 West River Drive, Davenport. The event is open to the public and there’s no charge to attend. If you are a student under the age of 21… Read more

2015 Unpack Your Backpack Schedule

Truman 2015-9491 (800x533) Welcome back students! We hope you had a great summer and we’re excited to see everyone back in our classrooms in just a few days. Elementary school families, Unpack Your Backpack takes place on Thursday, August 20th, 2015. Please refer to the following list for times specific to your child’s… Read more

West High School Teacher Completes Summer Externship with M.A. Ford

Davenport_West_Logo West High School teacher Greg Smith spent his summer gaining real world experience through an externship at M.A. Ford. Smith, who teaches Project Lead the Way and industrial technology classes, spent six weeks helping the company redesign their work space. He also learned more about the skills the company values… Read more

Summer Schedule through August 16 – Schools Closed on Fridays

Davenport Community Schools Logo The Davenport Community Schools took an extra step to save energy costs this summer with a four-day work week in all schools and administrative facilities. The schedule will change back to the traditional  five-day week starting the week of August 17th in preparation for the start of school on August… Read more

2015-2016 Registration Dates

Schoolboy Writing in Notebook The first day of the 2015-2016 academic year in the Davenport Community School District  will be Monday, August 24th. Our families are busy with summer vacations and time spent with loved ones. We want to make it easy for you to find the basic registration information that you need to… Read more

North High Baseball Team Qualifies for State

North_High_baseball_state_bid_2015 Congratulations to the North High baseball team for advancing to the Iowa State Tournament! This is the team’s third trip to State in the last four years. The Wildcats defeated the Central High Blue Devils in the Substate Final and will face Cedar Rapids Kennedy on Wednesday at Principal Park… Read more