• Garfield Elementary School
    Principal: Tom Green
    902 East 29th Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 723-6450
    Fax: (563) 445-5971

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Quick Links

    Here are 3 handy links if you…

    • Want to know what is for lunch, breakfast, even snack since the district no longer sends paper menu copies home.


    • Did not receive this month’s Garfield Gator Gazette in the weekly folder or want to see the pictures in color –
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    Upcoming Events at Garfield

    Gator Gatherings:

    We are coming up on the halfway point of 1st Quarter already!  Last week 4th and 5th graders started participating in Intramurals and Chorus.  We’ve had our first skating party, Garden Club meeting, PTA meeting and Fire Drill!

    Next week on Monday our Chess Club starts and on Friday the Scarecrow Scramble and PTA Fall Festival will be Read more

    Principal’s Welcome

    The Garfield Mission

    “The Garfield community will prepare students to be confident learners and leaders.”

    Dear Garfield Families,
    The 2017-2018 school year is off to an incredible start! Garfield Elementary is everything I had anticipated it would be, and I feel incredibly honored to be your principal. I am pleased to have had the opportunity to meet so many of Read more

    Garfield’s Communication Highway

    We do our best, nothing less at Garfield to keep our families informed of the many activities and events going on at our school.  Here is a list of some of the many ways we do this. Let us know how we’re doing and your favorite way of receiving information (other than from your own student, of Read more

    “Biz”y Week @ Garfield April 3-7

    Monday April 3        5th Grade experiences JA Biz Town led by Mayor Avion!

                                           Garden Club meets on Mondays from 2:30-3:30pm

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    PTA Fun Night

    PTA Fun Night

    Candy Land

    The Kingdom of Sweet Adventures

    This Friday, March 10, 2017 @ 5:30 – 8:30 pm

    Sweet Games including Gramma Nutt’s Candy Chuck, Lollipop Grove, Mr. Mints Peppermint Twist, Cotton Candy Crush, the Lemon Drop and more!

    $5.00 Wristbands includes all games and 2 Cake Walk tickets!!

    $3.00 Meal Deal in the Gator Grill includes pizza, Read more

    Upcoming Garfield Events

    February 24th – PTA Movie 6:00 pm (Doors open @ 5:30 pm)

    March 2nd – Kindergarten Roundup from 3:30 – 4:30 pm

    March 8th – Spring Conferences@ 3:00 pm

    March 10th – PTA Fun Night/Summer Preview @ 5:30 – 8:30 pm

    March 16th – 3rd-5th Grade Music Program @ 6:30 pm

    March 17th – 3rd Quarter Ends – 2 Hour Read more

    March 2nd – Garfield Kindergarten Roundup


    Thursday, March 2, 2017 @ 3:30 – 4:30 pm

    Kindergarten Roundup is an opportunity for your new student to visit their school and meet some of their teachers and fellow classmates. It is also a great chance for parents to learn more about school services and daily routines to start the school year off right! 

    Families can register their incoming Kindergartner during Read more

    Free Family Title Event

    Friday, February 3, 2017
    3:30-4:30 pm in the Garfield Gym (enter through Arlington Avenue doors)

    Get Ready For The Big Game With A Pre-Super Bowl Party!
    Join us for football, food, and fun activities as we celebrate the upcoming Super Bowl match-up

    New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons!

    -Football passing game
    -Vote for which team you want to win
    -Super Bowl craft activity
    -Learn Read more

    THIS WEEK @ Garfield January 23 – 27

    Remember to turn in your Box Tops for Education by Friday this week!!

    Monday, January 23 –

    Chess Club in Library 2:30 – 3:15 pm

    3rd – 5th Grade Chorus 2:30 – 3:10 pm

    PTA Skate Party @ Eldridge Skate Park 6 – 8:00 pm

    Tuesday, January 24 –

    4th Grade Intramurals 2:25 – 3:10 pm in Gym

    3rd Grade Read more


    Garfield Science/ STEM Family Night

    TONIGHT – January 19, 2017  5:30 – 7:30 pm

    Discover the Fun of Science with Exciting Activities provided by the Bettendorf Family Museum.  Also featuring fun activities from Augustana College Physics Department and the Sudlow Robotics Club!!

    Activities will take place in the Garfield Gym and Cafeteria. Please enter through the Arlington Avenue Doors.

    Snacks Read more