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    Families: Change in the 2015-2016 School Calendar

    Calendar The last day of school for Davenport Community Schools students for the 2015-2016 school year will be Wednesday, May 25, 2016 with a two-hour early dismissal. This year we built extra time into the school calendar to ensure we met the minimum of 1080 instruction hours for our students. We… Read more

    2016 Summer Learning Guide is Online!

    2016_summer_learning_guide_thumbnail The high-quality education that our students receive in the classroom is essential, but only represents 15% of a child’s experience. Equally important is what children learn outside of school at home and in the community. During the summer months, youth can experience what experts call “summer learning loss” if they… Read more

    Fran Riley Celebrates CAA on KWQC

    CAA Fran fix 042916 On April 18th, Fran Riley from KWQC came to the Creative Arts Academy (CAA) to speak with students and learn more about some of the unique collaborations with which CAA students have been involved. Riley visited the CAA Visual Art division studio at the Figge Art Museum during the sixth… Read more

    Student Built Home Showcased in Parade of Homes

    4171212_1 Davenport’s Student Built Home will be featured in the Quad Cities Parade of Homes this year. This home, located at 7122 Madison Street, was constructed by high school students over the course of a year, constructing everything from the foundation to the finishes. The home will be available for viewing… Read more

    Davenport Student Sculptures Featured in Village in Bloom Festival

    CHS VIB crop 042916 Eleven area student-built sculptures are getting ready for display at the fourth annual Village in Bloom arts festival in the Village of East Davenport. Jackson Elementary created a five foot sculpture titled, “Wacky Bird.” Central High students created “Prosperity,” which was developed over the past year around this year’s Flight… Read more

    JROTC Wins First Place at Des Moines Competition

    JROTC fix 042216 The Davenport Marine Corps JROTC earned first place overall at the Des Moines drill, shooting, and physical fitness competition on Saturday, April 2nd.… Read more

    North Swimmer Signs with Western Illinois University

    NHS Bladel 042216 On April 19th, North High’s Swimming standout, Brennan Bladel, officially signed to continue his swimming career at Western Illinois University under North Alum, Head Coach Greg Naumann. Brennan is a four time state qualifier and all conference performer for the Wildcats.… Read more

    Central High Senior, Lorraine Pereira, Awarded 2016 Dooley Scholarship

    Dooley Scholarship 2016 019 Lorraine Pereira, daughter of Dr. M. Martin and Mrs. Susan Pereira of Davenport, was selected as the 2016 Dooley Scholarship recipient. The Dooley Scholarship is awarded each year to a DCSD senior in the upper 10% of their class, who has shown a continued interest in the field of medicine,… Read more

    Children’s Villages Celebrate Week of the Young Child

    CV crop 042216 The Children’s Villages celebrated National Week of the Young Child April 11th through 15th by participating in theme days, hosting a family night at each site, and holding a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch. Started in 1971 by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the purpose of… Read more