May 19, 2017
It’s time to start looking for those books and magazines that have been misplaced. All materials are due back to the library this Friday so that inventory can begin. Thank you for your help! Read more
Garfield Elementary School
Principal: Michael Orfitelli
902 East 29th Street
Davenport, Iowa 52803
Phone: (563) 723-6450
Fax: (563) 445-5971
All Garfield parents are requested to fill out the following brief 3 question online survey for the State of Iowa Department of Education. The first link is the actual letter for the parents containing information about the survey.
This link takes you to the survey.
Thank you for assisting the Iowa Department Read more
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
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
“In a safe and caring environment Garfield staff, families and the community will work together to prepare our students to be confident learners.” – Garfield Mission Statement
“Are we fulfilling our mission?” Our mission creates an expectation of our best, the best from our faculty, staff, students, and families. Everyone in the Garfield community has a responsibility to make our Read more
PTA Fun Night
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
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
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
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