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  • Buchanan Elementary School
    Principal:  Dr. Cindy Lewis lewisc@davenportschools.org
    4515 N. Fairmount Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52806
    Phone: (563) 391-1463
    Fax:  (563)388-9064

     

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    IOWA ASSESSMENTS

    IOWA ASSESSMENTS are around the corner! On Tuesday, April 8th, students in 2nd-5th grade will take Iowa Assessments at Buchanan.

    Children should get a good night’s sleep before testing day, arrive at school on time, and be ready to do their best! We have been working hard and prioritizing learning all year. Testing day is a “show what you know” day! Read more

    SPRING BREAK is MARCH 13 – 23

    The Davenport Community Schools and Buchanan Elementary will be taking a spring break! Students will be dismissed at 2:00 on Wednesday, 3/12. Classes will resume on Monday, 3/24. Read more

    ART SHOW at NORTH PARK MALL

     

     

     

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    Students at Buchanan create BEAUTIFUL art work! From now until March 24, a few of these pieces will be on exhibit at North Park Mall. Please stop by the mall to see this beautiful display!  Buchanan’s Art teacher, Mrs. Steele, is shown here with just a few of these student-created works of art. Read more

    MATH MADNESS

    GAME ON!!! Buchanan’s Math Madness is tomorrow night, March 4, from 5-7 PM. We have math games and activities planned for students and families! Pizza will be served! Read more

    EARLY REGISTRATION for INCOMING KINDERGARTNERS

    Davenport Community Schools and Buchanan will begin registering incoming Kindergartners early this year in order to decrease paperwork and wait time for families at Kindergarten Roundup! Starting March 3, families of incoming Kindergartners are invited to pick up and submit forms to the school office to begin the registration process. This will be just a first step in the registration process with final enrollment based on availability. For new Kindergartners, Read more

    BUCHANAN BOOSTERS to HOST FAMILY SKATE NIGHT

    Buchanan Boosters will sponsor a skate night on Monday, 2/24/14 from 6:00 – 8:00 at the Eldridge Skate Park, 400 S. 16th Ave., Eldridge, IA. Admission and skate rental is FREE for Buchanan students and immediate family. Cost for all others is $4.00. An adult 18 years and older must accompany students. A bus will leave Buchanan at 5:45 and return at around 8:30. Adults family members must accompany children Read more

    SPRING BREAK

    Spring Break is March 13 – 21.  Classes will resume on March 24th. Read more

    POPCORN DAY

    THANK YOU so much to our awesome volunteers who came in to make sure our popcorn day was so successful!  These wonderful folks bagged around 800 bags of popcorn!  Tonya Cope, David Garrett, Ramon Borunda, Hope Collman, Tammy McCoy, Jamie Roberts, Judy Gonzalez, Derrick Bowman, Candice Bowman, and Lori Oakley. Read more

    STUDENT OF THE MONTH

    January we will kick off a new program called “Student of the Month”.  If students are demonstrating the following they can be nominated.

    • Showing encouragement to others
    • Help others:  students, teachers, staff, outside of the school day
    • Participates in class and school functions
    • Shows personal growth
    • Demonstrating excellent behavior and cooperation with all teachers and students
    • Helps our community with projects outside of their own classroom

    Each month there will Read more

    Mrs. Johnson & Friends

    photo Joy Johnson

    Mrs. Johnson and her Friendship Bracelet Club! Read more