• 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

    McTeacher Night!!

    McTeacher Night is on Thursday Nov. 16th 4:00-7:00pm at the McDonalds on Eastern and Kimberly road.   The owner is very generous and donates 30% of all sales plus all the cookies sales.

    Come out to this fun event and see which teachers are at the drive thru window and behind the counter or greeting customers at the tables.

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    THIS WEEK @ GARFIELD October 23 – 27

    Monday, October 23 – Chess Club 2:30 – 3:15 pm

    Parent/Teacher Conferences

    • Monday 3 – 7:00 pm
    • Wednesday  2 – 5:00 pm
    • Thursday  7:30 – 11:30 am

    Click here  (Conferences_English_FINAL ) for helpful suggestions for conferences.

    Be sure to stop by the Scholastic Book Fair in the Library during conference times!!

    Upcoming Events at Garfield:

    • October 26 – 27
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    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.

                         www.davenportschools.nutrislice.com/menu/garfield-elementary-school

    • 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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    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

    Scholastic Book Fair

    Please stop by our Scholastic Book Fair this week in the Garfield Library.  It will be open ONLY during conference times:

    • Monday, October 23,  3:00 – 7:00 pm
    • Wednesday, October 25,  2:00 – 5:00 pm
    • Thursday, October 26,  7:30 – 11:30 am

    Thank you for your support!! Read more

    THIS WEEK @ GARFIELD – October 9 – 13

    Monday, October 9th @ 6:00 pm.   Join us at the Monday night PTA meeting.  We are looking for volunteers to work our first fundraiser Wednesday night at Pizza Ranch.  Workers and students are needed to work one of 2 shifts:  5-7:00 or 7-9:00.  Last year was our first experience at Pizza Ranch and the students were a big Read more

    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

    “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