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  • Empowering students to be life-long learners in a caring community while inspiring the leaders of tomorrow.

    Principal: Dave Martin
    2827 Jersey Ridge Road
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 723-6350
    Fax: (563) 445-5969

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    River Bandits Book Buddies

    The River Bandits Book Buddies is a four-week reading program that promotes reading by providing incentives that motivate students to practice reading.  The Eisenhower program will run from March 6 – March 31.  

    At the end of the program, you can send in the completed brochure for your free student ticket and any additional orders for tickets at that time, you can also order online using the promo code EISENHOWER! Eisenhower’s scheduled game will be on May 5 at 6:35 p.m. at Modern Woodman Park.  

    Click here for more information.

    Eisenhower Wins Battle of the Books

    Elementary and middle schools across the Davenport Community School District gathered at the Eastern Branch Library on Wednesday, March 1, to compete in the grades 4-6 Battle of the Books Competition.  Each year the Iowa Association of School Librarians nominate around 20 book titles for the students to read, and then in March, the students 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 20 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 April 1.  The Eisenhower team: Lola B., Elizabeth G., Ava N., Giselle C., and Liana T.  

    The Kindness Challenge

    As the Eisenhower Eagles SOAR into 2017 we invite you to participate in the Kindness Challenge.  Just do one act of kindness each day and your kindness will ripple out into the world.  To get you started we have 28 acts of kindness on a February calendar.  Please help us make 2017 “The Year of Being Kind”.

     

    Important Dates

    March 17, End of 3rd Quarter

    March 17, 12:25 Dismissal

    March 20 – March 24 Spring Break

    School Hours:

    Breakfast:

    7:05 – 7:25

    First Bell:
    7:25 AM

    Student Day Begins (Tardy Bell):
    7:35 AM

    Student Day Ends:
    2:25 PM*
    *1:25 dismissal on Wednesdays

     

    Robotic’s Club Wins Judges Award

    Nine Eisenhower students braved the bitterly cold and snowy conditions on Sunday, December 11, to participate in the FIRST LEGO League competition at the Putnam Museum.  The competition consisted of 32 teams from across Eastern Iowa.  This fall, the students committed time to research a topic, work in a cooperative team, and build a robot to accomplish specific missions set forth by the judges.  The students researched ways to prevent animals from colliding with motor vehicles.  They presented this information to a panel of judges by creating a PowerPoint and a Reader’s Theater.  The students, coached by Mr. Specht, included:  Laney C., Shyam D., Liam E., Aislinn F., Emma M., Ryan Hock., Lola B., Mark P., and Anthony G.  The team won the Judges Award, which embodies the spirit and uniqueness of FIRST LEGO League.  

    Pictures and a Video from First Lego League

     

                           

    Robotic’s Mission                                Confirming With The Judges                           Research Presentation 

     

     

    Updated Phone/Fax Numbers

    Over the summer we received new phone and fax numbers.  Please use the information below to contact us:

    Eisenhower Elementary
    2827 Jersey Ridge Road
    Davenport, IA 52803
    P. 563-723-6350
    F. 563-445-5969
    Principal – Dave Martin (martind@davenportschools.org)
    Secretary – Jen DeSmith (desmithj@davenportschools.org) – records may be requested via email or fax to Jen DeSmith’s attention.

    Calming Techniques

    The following video features our school counselor, Dona Rushford, explaining calming strategies.  These strategies are taught and used here at school, but can be used at your homes as well.

     

    Vision Statement Created

    Eisenhower Elementary:  Inspiring The Leaders Of Tomorrow

    Our Vision

    Empowering students to be life-long learners in a caring community while inspiring the leaders of tomorrow.

    Our Mission

    Eisenhower Elementary School and the Davenport Community School District, in partnership with our families and community stakeholders, strive to empower students in a diverse and caring community to be life-long learners.  By engaging students academically in a challenging learning environment, and modeling respect, integrity, and perseverance, we believe we are preparing our students to be tomorrow’s leaders.

    Core Values

    Respect   ●   Integrity ●  Perseverance ● Empathy ● Citizenship

    School Hours

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday  7:35 – 2:25

    Wednesday 7:35 – 1:25

    Breakfast 7:05 – 7:25

    Office Opens: 7:00 am

    Office Closes: 3:30 pm