Eisenhower Students Meet RSVP Pen Pals

Pen Pal LuJuan_72 For the last three years, Eisenhower students in Ms. Derry Spotten-Martinez’s 4th grade class have exchanged pen pal letters with Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) members. This last May, for the… Read more

Hayes Elementary Becomes 1:1 With Tablets and Chromebooks

Hayes-crhomebook_090315 Hayes Elementary would like to thank Alissa Hansel, Becky Vincent, John Deere, Gary Sloat, and the Davenport Community School District for helping our school become 1 to 1 with computer devices! All students K-2 will use a Samsung tablet to support their learning and 3-5 graders will have a Google… Read more

Central High Students Featured in Film Festival

image1_72 Seniors Adrienne Allen and Andrew Boyle recently presented their short films at the Figge Art Museum. These films were part of the Urban Exposure project involving young and upcoming film makers in the Quad Cities.  The event was sponsored by the Azubuike African American Council for the Arts Summer Film… Read more

Video: Marching Blue Devils Lay Wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

2015-8-28_marching_blue_devils_tomb_unknown_soldier As you may know, the Davenport Central Marching Blue Devils were selected to represent Iowa in this year’s Independence Day Parade. But did you know while in Washington D.C., band members participated in the wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier? What an incredible honor for these students.… Read more

Summer Work Results in Exciting School Improvements at Wood and Fillmore

davenport schools logo The students were gone, but hard work continued all summer at our schools. Our staff and students at Wood Intermediate and Fillmore Elementary will be happy to see the improvements at their schools that are funded by the SAVE fund (state penny sales tax) and the Physical Plant and Equipment… Read more

Please Join Us at Graduation Destination-Saturday, August 15th!

Graduation_Destination_rainbow_right_button Graduation Destination 2015 will kick off at 11:30 a.m. and run through 2 p.m. Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the River’s Edge, 700 West River Drive, Davenport. The event is open to the public and there’s no charge to attend. If you are a student under the age of 21… Read more

2015 Unpack Your Backpack Schedule

Truman 2015-9491 (800x533) Welcome back students! We hope you had a great summer and we’re excited to see everyone back in our classrooms in just a few days. Elementary school families, Unpack Your Backpack takes place on Thursday, August 20th, 2015. Please refer to the following list for times specific to your child’s… Read more

West High School Teacher Completes Summer Externship with M.A. Ford

Davenport_West_Logo West High School teacher Greg Smith spent his summer gaining real world experience through an externship at M.A. Ford. Smith, who teaches Project Lead the Way and industrial technology classes, spent six weeks helping the company redesign their work space. He also learned more about the skills the company values… Read more