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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

    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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    Kindergarten Round-Up

    Garfield Elementary will hold Kindergarten Round-Up on Thursday, March 5 at 4:30-5:30 pm.  Students enrolling in Kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before September 15, 2020.  The Round-Up explains our school routines and has information from each kindergarten teacher and other school personnel.

    Parents of incoming Kindergartners are required to complete online registration* and submit additional documents for Read more

    Fun in February

    Gator Gatherings

    February 7 – PTA Family Dance in GYM from 6:00-7:30 pm.  Free Admission! Music provided by a DJ! Come dance with your children.  They love it.   Concessions and photos available for purchase. Students Must be accompanied by an adult.  Volunteers still needed!

    February 12 – Spring Conferences @ 3:30-5:30 Contact your students teacher.

    February 17 – President’s Day Read more

    Dismissal Times this Week

    This week is the end of Quarter 2!


    Wednesday is a normal 1 HOUR Dismissal at 1:50 pm

    Thursday is a 2 HOUR early Dismissal at 12:50 pm for end of Quarter 2

    Friday there is NO SCHOOL – Staff Inservice Day

    Monday there is NO SCHOOL for Martin Luther King Day

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    PTA Movie Night on Friday, January 10th in the Garfield Gym.

    Doors open at 6:15 pm and the movie begins at 6:45 pm

    Bring your blankets, sleeping bags and lawn chairs. 

    Pajamas are welcome.

    Snacks will be available for purchase.

    Students must be accompanied by an adult.

    Toy Story 4 will be shown. Read more


    Happy New Year 2020!  January Gator Gatherings

    • January 10th – PTA Movie Night in Gym
    • January 14th – PTA Texas Roadhouse, Dine to Donate Fundraiser
    • January 16th – 2nd Quarter Ends , 2 HOUR Early Dismissal @ 12:50
    • January 17th – NO SCHOOL – Staff Inservice Day
    • January 20th – NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Day
    • January 27
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