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    North Students Attend Thespian Festival

    NHS Thespian  112715 North High students traveled to the University of Northern Iowa for the 2015 Thespian Festival with nearly 1,000 other high school students from across the state. Twenty-eight North High students attended, and 25 competed in various events, including Solo Musical Theatre, Large Group Musical Theatre, Stage Management, Duet Acting, and… Read more

    Wood’s Andy Tadlock Finalist for Teacher of the Year

    Tadlock 112715 Congratulations to Wood Intermediate music teacher and choir director, Andy Tadlock, who was named a top ten finalist for Iowa’s prestigious 2016 Teacher of the Year award. Andy, a top educator, is also a Lead Teacher for Davenport Schools.… Read more

    Davenport Students Successful at Festival of Trees Art Show

    FOT Art 112715 Many high school students were accepted into this year’s Festival of Trees Art Show. North High’s Eugene Barnhart won first place in photography, and Hunter Bell’s octopus made of recycled pop bottles was featured on Paula Sands Live. Central High’s Shailah Harris earned second place for her sculpture, “Your Worst… Read more

    West Clubs Get Into The Holiday Spirit

    WHS FCA Fix 112715 West High Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) students decided to participate in Operation Christmas Child for the third year. Their goal was to put together two boxes – one for a girl and one for a boy, but they surpassed that by putting together four boxes with plenty left for… Read more

    North JA Team Places Second at Competition

    NHS JA Fix 112715 The North High School Junior Achievement (J.A.) Titan Team placed second in their regional competition. The students were selected from Mr. Verdon’s Principles of Business class this term. They practiced on a Junior Achievement Titan Business Simulation game during class, competing on price, marketing, research and development, workforce, capital investment,… Read more

    Mid City Students Make Pumpkin Pie with Deere and Company Representatives

    MCH Pie Fix 112715 2 Steve and Denise, John Deere Company representatives, brought pumpkins that Steve grew in his garden into Mid City High’s Environmental Science Class. Steve demonstrated how to steam the pumpkins and then scrape out the insides to puree them in the blender for storing or freezing for later use in pies,… Read more

    Central’s Darland Competes Succeeds at Punt, Pass & Kick Competition

    Spencer Darland Spencer Darland is a punter and place kicker, among other things, for the freshman football team at Central High. He won the local NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick (PPK) contest in September and then advanced to a sectional Chicago Bears region competition in Geneseo in October, where he placed in… Read more

    West’s Yearbook Staff Goes to Orlando, Florida

    WHS Abbey Sigler Several West High Yearbook Staff members went to to the Journalism Education Association (JEA) Nationals in Orlando, Florida, last week, and competed with over 6,000 other students. Abbey Sigler received an honorable mention in the feature writing category. It was West’s first time attending, and it was an absolutely amazing… Read more