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    Special Election to Fill School Board Vacancy

    Davenport Community Schools Logo A Special Election is being held to fill the current vacancy on the Davenport Community School Board. The election will be held on Tuesday, February 16th from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Residents who live within that Davenport Community School District’s boundaries (which include Blue Grass, Buffalo, and Walcott) are… Read more

    9th Annual Taste of ProStart on April 4th

    ProStart_WebImage-300x136 The 9th Annual Taste of ProStart will be held from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 4, 2016 at the Mississippi Room in the River Center, 136 East 3rd Street, Davenport. This event offers great food from local chefs including DJ’s Steakhouse, Farraday’s, The Phoenix, The Outing Club, Happy… Read more

    Davenport Students Up for Election to School Board

    MCH Izzy fix 020516 A Special Election is being held to fill the current vacancy on the Davenport Community School Board on Tuesday, February 16th. Candidates who’ve submitted their candidate papers are Clyde Mayfield, Elaine Kresse, Megan Long, Erika Kall, Bruce Werning, and Davenport students, Andrew DeNoyer and Ileaser Parker-Tatum. This photo shows Mid… Read more

    Davenport Students Learn Valuable Trade with Student Built Home

    student_built_homes_2 (1250x937) fix Fourteen students are working daily on this school year’s student built home, earning two credits, with the potential to also earn 12 credit hours through Scott Community College and a 10-hour OSHA card. In working on the house, these students receive hands-on experiences with framing, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, hanging drywall,… Read more

    Rotary Donates Funds to Support Good Behavior at Fillmore

    Fillmore rotary fix 020516 The North Scott Rotary recently made a monetary donation to Fillmore Elementary to establish and furnish a room filled with items used to help upset students deescalate and regulate their emotions so they can return to class and be successful. On Friday, January 22nd, Fillmore School Administrative Manager (SAM), Natalie… Read more

    Central’s Show Choirs Have Great Showing at the Big Dance

    CHS Show Choir fix 020616 Congratulations to the Central Show Choirs for their performances this weekend at the Davenport North Show Choir Big Dance Invitational. Blue Vibrations placed third in the prep division and Central Singers placed fourth in the daytime round. Central Singers also made the nighttime finals round and placed Third Runner-Up overall… Read more

    Mid City Students and Teachers Tend to Winter Wheat

    MCH Urban Farm crop 020516 As part of Mid City High’s urban farming project funded by Deere and Company, students and teachers met early last Sunday morning to use two manual spreaders to spread compost over a quarter acre of winter wheat. When they were done, all of the “farm hands” enjoyed pizza and pop… Read more

    Walcott Holds National Geography Bee

    Walcott Geo 2 012916 The National Geography Bee was held at Walcott School on Thursday, January 14th. Students competed in ten rounds of geography questions facilitated by Mr. Quartell and Mrs. Tanner. Jason Wells won first place, Kori Needham took second place, and Paige Sinksen and Isabel Sinksen tied for third. The event was… Read more

    We Need Your Best Energy Savings Ideas!

    energy_conservation_2016 The Davenport Community School District has been working hard to save on energy costs and that work is paying off! We have converted 14 of our schools to geothermal HVAC systems when it came time to replace a furnace or boiler. Two of our schools had solar panels installed as… Read more