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  • Buchanan Elementary School
    Principal:  Rachel Ivory
    4515 N. Fairmount Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52806
    Phone: (563) 391-1463
    Fax:  (563)388-9064

     

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    BUCHANAN FACEBOOK PAGE

    The Buchanan Facebook page is coming down while we work through building transitions this summer. For current school information, please check Buchanan’s webpage at http://www.davenportschools.org/buchanan/ Read more

    B.A.R.K. Celebration

    Buchanan Bulldogs Are Respectful and Kind!! …Pictures from our 4th quarter positive behavior celebration.

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    END of the YEAR EVENTS

    We are about to wrap up another school year! Buchanan students and staff have some very special events planned in these last weeks of school. If you are interested in participation, please call our Family Involvement Liaison, Valencia Boyle, to fill up the few remaining volunteer spots (563) 391-1463. Thank you!

    Field Day, Friday, 5/23

    3rd – 5th graders AM

    K – 2nd graders  PM

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    LETTER FROM DR. LEWIS

    Buchanan will have a new principal next year!  I have been offered a position at the Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency (AEA) as their new Literacy Coordinator. This new job offers both personal and professional opportunity that makes it a good fit for me, and I am looking forward to the challenges ahead! The district has named Rachel Ivory, our current School Administrative Manager (SAM,) to fill the principalship position Read more

    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