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  • Central High School
    Principal: Jon Flynn
    1120 Main Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 723-5400
    Fax: (563) 445-5952

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Park Wins State Tournament

    Sydney Park won her weight class of the State Championships by fall at the first Iowa High School Girls State Wrestling Tournament.  Click here to learn more about this incredible athlete.

    Early Out (01/22) Athletic Changes

    With the early-out today, the following changes will be made:

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    • Boys Basketball @ North will be played Wed Jan 23.  415pm 9th grade, 6pm 10th grade, 730pm varsity
    • Girls Basketball @ Central will be played Wed Jan 23.  6pm  9th/10th grade, 730pm varsity
    • Boys Swim @ Burlington will be Wed Jan 23rd, 6pm start

    **There will be no practices at Central after school

    Mitchel Named ACF Winterfest Event Winner

    Congratulations Keyara Mitchell! Keyara won the doughnut competition at ACF Winterfest.  Click here to learn more about this talented pastry chef!

    Advanced Photography Photo School

    Several Central students in Mr. Balsar’s Advanced Photography class recently had the unique opportunity to plan and execute a fashion shoot workshop at the Creative Arts Academy. Click here to learn more about their unique experience. 

    All State Football Honors

    Congratulations to the four young men that earned All State Football Honors.  Click here to learn more about these athletes and leaders. 

    Read All About It!

    The newest edition of The Blackhawk is now available! Click here to read this month’s edition. 


    GEAR UP Iowa and Central are offering several ACT prep session this school year.  These opportunities are offered during DC-Time and two additional Saturday sessions.  Click here for the prep schedule.  Seats are limited to 75 students, so make sure to sign up early!

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    Blue Devil Informational Meetings

    Central counselors will be visiting  intermediate schools in December and January to discuss high school course selection. Click here to see the schedule. 

    After School Tutoring and Catch Up Academy

    As part of Central High School’s GEAR UP Iowa program, we offer after-school tutoring every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the year. Click here for the tutoring schedule. In addition, GEAR UP Iowa gives us the opportunity to offer  Saturday Catch-Up Academies prior to final exams; click here for the schedule.  This unique offering to students has a documented record of  improving student success.  Click here to visit our GEAR UP page for more information.