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

Special Olympics Track and Field

chs special olympics Congratulations to the Central High School Special Olympics team in their outstanding showing at State Summer Games for track and field. Competitors who brought home a gold medal include Hunter Songolia, Baylee Norris, Claire Tibbetts, Jalynn Nunnelly, Antonio Salazar, and Tony McDonnell. Athen Carington-Parker received two silver medals. Nick Laster,… Read more

MCHS Student Wins Future Leaders Scholarship

mch luke liska Mid City High School student Luke Liska will be receiving the Scott Community College Future Leaders Scholarship,  a $500.00 award.  Luke is planning to attend Scott Community College to pursue a business degree.… Read more

DCS Student Murals on Display at 25th Annual Expo

Mural_2015_2 On Saturday, May 23rd, MidCoast Fine Arts hosted the 2015 Art Works Expo at the Bucktown Center for the Arts at 225 East 2nd Street in downtown Davenport. Central, North, and West… Read more

DCS Students Place at State Track Meet

NHS_CHS_WHS_logo_combo Many students from Central, North, and West High Schools qualified for the State Girls & Boys Track Meet in Des Moines, and here are the results that have come in on student/team placements: From West, Kyle Verdon took 8th place in the discus finals, Anna Hedges took 3rd places in… Read more

Mid City High School Class of 2015

MidCity_Mavericks_Final Congratulations to the Mid City High School Class of 2015! You looked amazing last night, and the ceremony was inspiring and wonderful. As Principal Dr. Klipsch said in his remarks, “Go out and make the world a beautiful place.” Great job, Mavericks! You make us all proud! To view a Read more

Garfield Students Plant Garden

garfield garden Garfield Elementary students and staff recently planted the new Garfield School Garden. Megan Gilbert, FoodCorps service member, led the project. FoodCorps is supported by the DCSD’s Iowa Nutrition Network school grant Pick A Better Snack program.… Read more

Girls Track Runners Qualify for State

chs track Congratulations to ten members of Central High School’s girls track & field team who qualified for the State Championships in Des Moines! Bella Solis will participate in the high jump, 100 hurdles, and 400 hurdles; Lauren Lamourt will participate in the long jump; and Alex Dodds, Bailey Nelson, Bella Zepeda,… Read more