Buffalo Elementary School
Principal: Heidi Gilliland
1000 Jefferson Street
Buffalo, Iowa 52728
We are so excited to be back and can’t wait for the students to join us!
Monday, 8/22 @ 5:00 (5:15 speakers) STEAM Lab Ribbon Cutting!
5:30-6:30 Unpack your Backpack & Meet your Teachers!
Tuesday, 8/23 FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL 1st Grade-12th Grade
Kindergarten testing (prescheduled time)
Wednesday, 8/24 WELCOME BACK KINDERGARTEN!
1:25 Dismissal Read more
Returning Students – Returning students have a simplified process to register each year. Families can get a jump start on paperwork by registering online using the link in their Parent Portal Inbox. Online registration is now active for the 2016-17 school year. For students registering in person at School Registration, a one-page form will be added to your Student Verification Form when you register, so you can simply Read more
Buffalo Elementary School and the Davenport Community School District would like to recognize Scott County Regional Authority for their generous support of the Buffalo Elementary S.T.E.A.M Lab. Buffalo Elementary was recently awarded $76,000 to create an amazing learning environment for our students! We will be adding a STEAM Lab to Buffalo as well as many other opportunities to integrate STEAM education into our daily learning experiences! Buffalo students will experience
World Music Drumming Program, Special Guests: West High School Drum Line!
Buffalo Elementary has started to implement the World Music Drumming Program. The program was funded by the SCRA (Scott County Regional Authority) and the Buffalo PTA. The program teaches students about other cultures through a hands-on musical approach. Students have been learning about Africa and West African Musical Traditions. The students have learned about the layering of complex syncopated Read more
We have some very exciting news! Thanks to the DCSD School Board and district support, Buffalo School will open the doors next year with a brand new SmartLab! Special thanks also goes out to our very own PTA for sharing the cost of new computers for our SmartLab! We will be embedding STEAM instruction throughout the curriculum and using Engineering is Elementary science program thanks to the IA Governor’s Stem Read more