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

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    The Gator-Aides

    Hello Garfield Parents!

    We are so excited to announce that our virtual homework help, The Gator-Aides, will be starting January 22 from 3:00-4:00 pm. We have high school volunteers that will be meeting with grade levels through a Google Meet every Monday and Friday from 3:00- 4:00 for the remainder of the school year.  If you have signed up your child through Read more

    Important Information on Learning Platforms: 

    As we near the end of the second quarter/first semester, students and families have the ability to again switch learning models effective February 15, 2021, should you choose.  Please follow the directions below for how to change your student’s learning model and the deadlines for change. 
    Our K-6 100% online students will be transitioning away from Edgenuity.  Beginning February 15, Kindergarten Read more

    Your Action is Needed! Title I Home-School Compact and Parent Participation Form

    Parent Compact: As a Title I school, each year Garfield asks families to sign a Home-School Compact – which is simply a form that explains how students, parents, and the school work together to ensure all students receive the support needed to meet and exceed high academic standards. This year the compact is offered electronically at this link: Title I Read more

    Learn About Title I

     

    Learn About Title I
    Did you know that Garfield Elementary is one of 13 Title I schools in Davenport? Have you ever wondered what additional benefits a Title I building offers to your child? On Monday, January 11 at 5:30 p.m. we will host a Title I Parent Night via a Google Meet. The presentation will explain what Title Read more

    Resources for Families and Staff

     

    Below is a link to the school librarian’s web page with links to information about Covid, Local Resources, Google Help, and more!

    https://wakelet.com/@MissBLibrary  

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    2020-2021 Parent Handbook

     

    Click on the link below for the 2020-21 Parent Handbook:

    Garfield Parent Handbook 20-21 Read more

    A Message from Garfield Teachers

    Here is a link to a video our Garfield Teachers created for our Garfield Students. 

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    Online Learning Resources

    The Davenport Community School District has created a website filled with online learning resources to support families and students at this time, organized by grade level. We hope that this website will assist you during the school closure.

    Online Learning Materials Link

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    Letter from the Superintendent , Dr. Robert Kobylski

    March 5, 2020

    Dear Parent/Guardian:

    Fortunately, Davenport Community School District (DCSD) has not experienced a case of the Novel Coronavirus, known as COVID-19, but it is causing much anxiety in our community, state and the world.  DCSD is working closely with Scott County Public Health and the Iowa Dept. of Public Health (IDPH) to ensure the health and safety of Read more

    March Info

    Gator Gatherings

    • March 5 – Kindergarten Round-up  4:30-5:30 pm
    • March 8 – Daylight Savings Times begins – Spring Forward!
    • March 9 – Chess Club Tournament  2:50-3:35 pm in the LMC
    • March 16-20 SPRING BREAK NO SCHOOL!!
    • March 18 – PTA Raising Canes Fundraiser Night 5-8:00 pm
    • March 23 – PTA Skate Night 6-8:00 pm
    • March 27 – 2 HOUR Early
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