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  • Central High School
    Principal: Scott McKissick
    1120 Main Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 323-9900
    Fax: (563)324-9129

  • News, Events, and Announcements


    EICC Summer Camps

    Summer is quickly approaching and Eastern Iowa Community Colleges are once again offering 1/2 day and full day summer camps. Click here to view the informational flyer or www.eicc.edu/continuing-education/summercamp to find more camp and contact information.


    Central’s Variety Show! It’s Finally Here!

    Join us in evenings of singing, dancing, laughing, and performing on May 12th, 13th, and 14th from 7:00 – 9:00 pm in Kahler Auditorium! Tickets are available for $5 at the door. Don’t miss a chance to see some of Central’s best!


    Show Choir Auditions

    Auditions for Central High School’s Blue Vibrations (preparatory show choir) and Central Singers, Inc. (varsity show choir) will be held May 9, 11, and 12, 2016. Click here for more audition information.

    2016Great River Aspire Award 2

    2016 Fame Aspire Awards

    Congratulations to the Great River Show Choir Invitational which was awarded “Best Regional Competition” in the nation for the THIRD YEAR IN A ROW!  Click here to learn more about the event and award.


    Sloat Qualifies for Nationals

    Congratulations to Mickey Sloat on her Nationals qualifying performance of To Boldly Go: Star Trek’s Exploration of Culture through its Encounters and Exchanges. Click here to learn more about her performance.


    Teachers and Technology Grant

    Congratulations to Central’s Art Department on receiving the Teachers and Technology Grant for their Advancing Photography project. Click here for more award information.


    2016 National History Bowl Competition

    Congratulations to Seniors Graham Atkinson, Cameron Moeller, Thompson Teasdale, and Junior Will deBlois who just returned from the national competition in Washington DC for History Bowl. Click here to learn more about the team.


    42nd Annual Honors Program

    On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, Davenport Central High School hosted its 42nd annual freshmen, sophomore and junior honors program.  It was with great pride that we announce an impressive 406 students received academic honors.  Congratulations to these students.  Keep up the good work!


    ISTEP Summit in Des Moines

    Shades of Success members attended the annual ISTEP Summit in Des Moines. Click here to learn more about the events our students attended.


    Battle of the Books State Competiton

    Congratulations to two of Central’s Battle of the Books teams on their incredible performances at State.  Click here to learn more about our talented teams.