A Special Visit by our Talented Student Musicians and Vocalists

IMG_7521_low_res Today, central office staff at the Achievement Service Center were treated to several different musical performances by our talented students and teachers. First up was Sudlow Intermediate’s Cool Jazz Band, directed by Terry… Read more

Miss Iowa 2014 Visits Washington Elementary

Washinton_Miss_Iowa_visit_1 Aly Olson, Miss Iowa 2014, visited Washington Elementary earlier this month. Ms. Olson spoke to the 4th grade girls’ after-school book club, which has been reading and discussing “Chrissa – An American Girl.”… Read more

Buffalo Student Leaders Organize a Food Bank

IMG_0103 Over the course of the last month, the Buffalo Student Leadership Team has planned, organized, promoted, packed and readied for distribution, a school-based food bank that served approximately 20 families. We are so… Read more

Children’s Villages – Preschool “Annual Holiday Musical”

CV_2 On Thursday December 11th, our Children’s Villages held their “Annual Holiday Musical” at the Putnam Museum. Visiting families enjoyed their little ones as they sang their hearts out to a huge crowd, and… Read more

Central High Student’s Work Selected for “Best of No Shame Theater”

CHS_TJ_Green_Theatre TJ Green’s theater troupe’s entry “The Last Man in The World” was selected for the Best of No Shame Theater, performed at the Mabie Theater at the University of Iowa. TJ wrote this original play and also performed in two other entries. Congratulations to Kahn members TJ, John, and Kayla!… Read more

North High Basketball Sweeps Muscatine; Girls are 6-0!

decal_Chelf The North High boys’ and girls’ varsity basketball teams swept Muscatine in a doubleheader at the North High Gym on Friday night. The girls got it started in the early game with a hard fought 41-35 victory. Jacionna Stowers led the Wildcats with 18 points. In the second game, the… Read more

WHS Student Qualifies for National Individual Events Tournament of Champions

Olivia Grubbs Olivia Grubbs, a senior at West High School,  recently placed 6th at the Dowling Catholic Speech and Debate Tournament. She was the only Iowan to advance to this level. Her advancement to the final found at that tournament, along with her 3rd place finish at State last year, has qualified… Read more

Wood Intermediate’s Choirs Inspire and Entertain at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Wood-choir-UI-Hospitals-2014_smaller The Wood Intermediate 7-8th Grade Select Choirs performed at the University of Iowa’s Hospital and Clinics on Friday, December 12 to a variety of patients, families and staff. The choirs sang for over an hour with holiday music filled with solos, small groups, instruments and full chorus. A BIG thank… Read more

First Mid City High Choir Concert a Success

MCHS_holiday_choir_crop The first Mid City High School Choir concert was held on Friday, December 12th at 7:00pm. Staff, students and their family members enjoyed an evening of holiday songs. Choir members include:  Chrissy Bein, Davion Blessing, MyTaveah Bogan, Jacob Cutrell, Naloni Dodson, Kiki Elliott, Kennedy Jakey, Michelle McCrady, Katelyn Morse, Tatiana… Read more

CAA Students Explore “Our World” Through the Arts

logo_stacked_flourish_SCREEN_RESOLUTION Sixth grade students in the Integrated Arts classes at the Creative Arts Academy (CAA) are completing a unit based on the theme “Our World” as they close out their first semester of the 2014-2015 school year. Students in three different sections of Integrated Arts have been exploring this theme in… Read more

West High School Information for Parents of Incoming 8th Grade Students

Davenport_West_Logo All parents whose current 8th grade students are interested in CITI High or any other programs offered at West High School are welcome to call Jennifer O’Hare-Marker, counselor for incoming 9th grade students, at 386-5500 for additional information. CITI High, the Career Institute of Technology and Innovation, is one of… Read more

Central High Student is Semifinalist in the 2014-2015 Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Pablo Congratulations go out to Central High’s Pablo Haake, who has been selected as a semifinalist in the 2014-2015 Coca-Cola Scholars Program. Pablo was chosen from nearly 103,000 applicants because of his outstanding leadership, academic achievements and dedication to his community. Central High School and our entire district salutes you and… Read more
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