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 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

J.B. Young Students Give Old Chairs a New Life!

jb chair after Seventh grade students at J.B. Young, under the direction of Art teacher Jamie Bond, repurposed old chairs that were going to be thrown away into art. Students started out by sanding and priming the chairs. Next, they drew a non-objective design on their chairs and painted them in a monochromatic… Read more

CHS Closes Out School Year with Hit Annual Variety Show

chs drama play On Friday May 15th and Saturday May 16th, Central High School’s Blue Devil Productions and Boys to Men saw giant success with its Variety Show. We had lots of laughs and it was a great ending to the year. There were a lot of great acts; from boxing to singing,… Read more

Ever Considered Running for DCS School Board?

eidelson_teachers In anticipation of four upcoming school board vacancies, we are holding an Information Session on June 18th from 6:00-7:30 pm to provide more information about Board of Education roles, responsibilities, and expectations as well as the process for completing and filing nomination papers. Directors Ken Krumwiede and Nikki DeFauw will… Read more