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  • Eisenhower Elementary School
    Principal: Dave Martin
    2827 Jersey Ridge Road   
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 355-2604
    Fax: (563) 355-9770

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    School Board Appreciation Month

    May is School Board Appreciation Month.  We would like to thank the following individuals for serving on the school board:  Ralph Johanson, Richard Clewell, Nikki DeFauw, Ken Krumwiede, Jamie Snyder, Maria Dickmann, and Linda Hayes.  Please click on the following link for more information: http://www.davenportschools.org/2015/05/22/dcsd-salutes-its-school-board/

    Yearbook Time!

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    Yearbooks will be sent home, Friday, May 22 with any student that has prepaid for one. These yearbooks will be labeled with their name on the inside cover so that if lost, we can return to the rightful owner.

    Students that have yet to purchase a yearbook may do so on a first come first serve basis by coming to the office starting Tuesday, May 26.  Yearbooks are $15 and checks can be made payable to Eisenhower PTA.  Payment accepted is either cash or check.

    To find out if you’ve purchased a yearbook you can email Ms. Jen at desmithj@davenportschools.org

    Important Dates

    May 25, 2015      

    • No School – Memorial Day

    May 26, 2015     

    • Regular day of school

    May 27, 2015    

    • Regular day of school – 1 hour early Wednesday dismissal
    • 5th Grade Promotion Ceremony, 6:30 p.m.

    May 28, 2015      

    • Field Day: 1, 3, 5 – AM, K, 2, 4, – PM
    • Regular day of school for students

    May 29, 2015      

    • Hug Awards/Go the Distance Assembly
    • Last day of school for students
    • 2- hour early dismissal for students (12:25)

    August 24, 2015

    • First Day of School

    School Start Date

    The school board has finalized the start date for the 2015-2016 school year as Monday, August 24, 2015.  Visit www.davenportschools.org/calendars to view the 2015-2016 Academic Calendar for the Davenport Community School District.

    Buddy Benches

    Please click on the video to learn about Buddy Benches.

    Accepting the award from  Davenport Public Librarian Christie S.

    Eisenhower Wins Battle of the Books

    Elementary and middle schools across the Davenport Community School District gathered at the Eastern Branch Library on Saturday, March 7, to compete in the grades 4-6 Battle of the Books Competition.  Each year the Iowa Association of School Librarians nominate around 17 book titles for the students to read, and then in March, vote to determine which book will win the Children’s Choice Award.  During the Battle of the Books each team had to answer one hundred questions based on the 17 nominated Children’s Choice Books.  Eisenhower Elementary finished first with McKinley Elementary finishing in second place.   The Eisenhower Elementary team will now represent the district at the regional competition on March 28.  The Eisenhower team: Corbin S., Brighton H., Carter S., and Isaac T.

    A short video snippet from the event:

     

    Fun Summer Opportunities Available

     

    Need help in deciding how your kids will spend their summer?  Visit McKinley’s gymnasium between 2:30 and 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 12th to meet with 13 different local organizations offering a variety of summer camps and activities for our children!  Questions?  Contact Ray Ball-Trevor at theballtrevors@gmail.com

    Please click on the link for more information: SummerProgramFlyer 2015

    Lexia For All Students

     

    Our school is using Lexia Reading Core5™, a web-based reading program that provides the targeted practice and instruction students need to develop their reading skills.  This program is now available to every student here at Eisenhower grades K – 5.

    Students may use Lexia at home by clicking on this link: Lexia Core5

    Please click on the following link for additional information about downloading Lexia to your Ipad and home computer: Lexia Information

    Digital Marquee

    We are very pleased to have a digital marquee in front of our building!  This purchase would not have been possible without the hard work and dedication of our Eisenhower families and PTA.  It’s a great way to get announcements out, promote school events, and keep our families updated throughout the year. Thanks to our families and PTA for making this happen!

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    Eisenhower Fun Run

    Thank you to all of our sponsors, participants, and volunteers for making the Eisenhower 1st Annual Fun Run a success!  Congratulations to Jake Jantzi and MiaJoy Neumeyer for being the 1st place boy and girl runners of the 5K and to Corbin Simatovich for finishing the 1-mile run in 1st place.

    Read More:  Eisenhower Fun Run