Installation has begun on the new Buffalo STEAM Lab!! Stay tuned to our Twitter Feed @BuffaloDcsd (#buffalosteam) all week for updates and pictures of our progress!! Learning is going to be different here! Read more
News, Events, and Announcements
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
May 9th-PTA Meeting @ 6 p.m.
May 10th- University of Iowa Mobile Museum will visit Buffalo School
May 13th-Breakfast with Mom @ 7 a.m. (sponsored by PTA)
May 16th-All library books due. (Chromebooks will also remain at school)
May 20th-Annual Field Day (PM-looking for volunteers!)
May 23rd-Kindergarten Celebration @ 1:45 in the cafeteria
-Preschool Graduation @ 9am in the Preschool Room
-5th Grade Ceremony @ 9a.m. Read more
Thursday night is our annual 1st and 2nd Grade Music Concert!!! This year’s theme is the Songs of Disney! Wow, was practice amazing! We were lucky to get a sneak peek of the excitement today and thanks to Mrs. White’s sharp technology skills, you can go to her blog and get a peek as well! Just visit: http://artwithmrswhite.weebly.com/blog/1st-and-2nd-grade-spring-concert
See you at 6:30 Thursday night! Read more
Water has been restored and school is in session as planned! We are under a boil order until further notice and will take necessary precautions. The district has brought plenty of drinking water out for the students and the fountains inside the school have been disabled. Please feel free to call the school if you have any questions/concerns.
Thank you! Read more