Mrs. Dowd will be having Additional Chorus Rehearsals from 7:45 – 8:20 am to prepare for the March 6th Concert, Dr. Seussical Jr. Chorus will rehearse Tuesday through Friday for the next two weeks. The week of the concert, they will rehearse Monday through Thursday. The specific dates are February 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27 and 28 and Read more
News, Events, and Announcements
Welcome to Garfield Elementary: creating confident learners and leaders. I am excited to be a part of the Garfield community and family.
Every day our faculty and staff focus on student safety, well-being, and academic progress. In our classrooms, our teachers communicate clear learning goals to our students and provide high quality interactive lessons focused on achieving the learning goal. Read more
We will start Monday off with Guest Readers in the building to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s 110th birthday on March 2nd. Thank you to Mrs. Wiele for organizing this fun event and supplying a treat for each student!
There will be the monthly PTA meeting in the library Monday at 6:30 pm. There are lots of fun activities to get involved Read more
On Tuesday, 4th Graders will go to see the symphony.
Wednesday is PTA Smencil Sale after school in the front hall and near the gym. Get your smelly pencils for $1.00!
The 3rd, 4th and 5th graders will enjoy Reverend Robert Jones on Thursday at 10:00 am in the gym.
This is the release from the Mississippi Valley Blues Society Read more
Don’t miss the PTA BINGO Night on Monday from 6-8 pm in the Gator Grill.
On Thursday, two of the 3rd grades will have a field trip to the Eastern Aveunue Branch of the Davenport Public Library and on Friday, the entire 1st Grade will be treated to the Quad Cities Ballet presentation of “The Ugly Duckling.”
Saturday, February Read more
It’s that time again here at Garfield School! Grab your whole family, get dolled up, and get your groove on in the gym. Great music, pictures by Brooke Baker for just $1, and snacks. We do ask the families in each grade level to donate an item for the evening’s festivities.
Kindergarten/First Grade - Plates, napkins, cups
Second/Third Grade – Read more
Come to the fundraiser for Mrs. Peterson sponsored by Garfield’s fifth grade.
February 13, 2014
Garfield Elementary Gym
Bring well wishes: cards, gift cards, cash, checks made out to Andrea Peterson
Dessert raffle: $1/1 ticket or $6/5 tickets
Come listen to the 5th Grade Performances!! Read more
Pennies for Peterson – From February 3rd through the 12th, we will be collecting pennies or any coins and donations for our 5th Grade teacher, Mrs. Peterson, who is at home recovering from cancer treatments. Donations can be dropped off in the office. More information on our February 13th Fundraiser will be announced soon!
On Monday, there will be our Read more
The forecast for this week continues to be a cold one. Please remember to dress your students adequately for this extreme cold and also check the tv stations or District website for any delays or cancellations each morning. On the bright side, we saw a very cold robin sitting in the tree outside the library window last week!
Smencils will Read more
“The time is always right to do what is right.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.
NO School on Monday, January 20th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
On Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, there will be a Skating Party at the Eldridge Skatepark. Admission is $3.00 and skate rental is only $1.50.(Cash only, please) Come and Read more
Happy New Year!
On Monday, the PTA will be having their monthly meeting at 6:30 pm in the Library. Come find out what fun activities are planned for the 2nd semester at Garfield!
Science Clubs and Intramurals start back up this week. Check the calendar for dates and times!
Gator Grub, a PTA sponsored fund raiser will be held Read more