• Hayes Elementary School
    Principal: Sara Gott
    622 S. Concord St.
    Davenport, Iowa 52802
    Phone: 563-723-6600
    Fax:  563-445-5973

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    DCSD Summer Literacy Program


    The DCSD Summer Literacy Program will be at Hayes again this year.  It will be a six week program starting June 19th and ending July 27th.  The program will be in session Monday through Thursday each week from 7:45 until 11:40 a.m.  We will not meet with students on July 3rd or 4th.  All students are eligible for free breakfast at 7:20 a.m. and free lunch at 11:45 a.m.   

    Parent letters for eligible students will go home when we return from Spring Break, and registration will be accepted through April 28th.  We look forward to a great Summer Program!

    Davenport Police School Outreach


    In an effort to connect positively with students in our neighborhood, Davenport Police officers will be making morning stops at Hayes and other schools.  The officers will be greeting our students, stopping into classrooms, and being a friendly face in the morning.  These visits will start after Spring Break, so if you see one of our neighborhood officers at Hayes in the morning be sure to say hello and thank them for all they do in our area!

    Student Artwork on Display


    Congratulations to Nick Tenney, 4th Grade, for having his artwork selected to be displayed at Davenport City Hall.  His work will be displayed on the 3rd floor for the as part of the year long “Art at City Hall” exhibit.  Our DCSD art curriculum ties to this exhibit through our community landmarks unit which focuses on cultural identity and personal meaning.  

    Space Camp Fundraiser


    The Pizza Ranch fundraiser for Space Camp was fantastic.  Thanks to all of the Bulldog families who came out to support our campers!  5th Grade earned $736 for their efforts last night.

    PTO Daddy Daughter Dance


    Our Valentine’s Daddy/Daughter Dance was a great success!  Check out the adorable pictures Mrs. Gott took.

    February Optimist Awards Presentation


    Congratulations to all of our outstanding Optimist Awards nominees for February!  Thank you also to the many parents who come to Morning Meeting to celebrate their child’s nomination for demonstration of our Boys Town social skills.  Here are this month’s nominees:  Ryelee Seals, Mylia Cavazos, Max Bishop (K); Adam Torres, Kaide Hawley, Isabella Diaz, Isaiah Gray (1); Rhea Cregan, Dewey Farmer, Axel Martin, Dianna Liljequist (2); Austin Lester, Alazia Morgan, Ava Saltz (3); Gavin Nelson, Emilee Dohrmann, Jada McGauley (4); and Aaliyah Long, Marta Gomez (5).  Mrs. Gott and Mr. Price also recognized Sveta Sanders and Cesar Morales in 5th Grade with the Golden Hayes High 5 for their outstanding attitude and work ethic they bring to school

    5th Grade Space Camp Trivia Night


    Tonight is the Trivia Night fundraiser for 5th Grade’s trip to Space Camp this summer.  The doors will open at 6:00 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, and trivia will start at 7:00 p.m.  There is a $10 admission to play, you can bring your own snacks and food, but drinks and other refreshments are available for purchase from the Knights of Columbus.  Join us for a great time and a great cause!

    The Dental Bus is Coming To Hayes!


    On Tuesday, January 24th, the Give Kids A Smile Dental Bus will be at Hayes.  This is an opportunity to see a dentist free of charge to eligible students.  If you would like your student to see the dentist, please print and fill out the attached form, then return it to the nurse’s office at Hayes.  Copies of the eligibility form are available in the office as well.

    Dental Bus Eligibility Form

    December Optimist Awards


    Congratulations to our December Optimist Social Skills award winners:  Urijah Anaya (preschool); Aalyna Villarreal, Emmett Smith, Ava Cregan (Kindergarten); Rylan Flaherty, Nadia Boese, Va’Riya Reid Rogers (1st Grade); Neveah Hearn, Anabelle Ruby, Patrick Phelps (2nd Grade); Brady Hansen, Piper Bunker, Jordynn Meador (3rd Grade); Cory Carter, Madisyn Skelley, 
    Maddie Graham (4th Grade); Malique Beverlin, Juliana Angelo, Tanner Jones (5th Grade).  We also recognized Grace Bryant and Eric Holderness for the Golden Hayes High 5 Award.  Grace and Eric are both outstanding 5th graders who assist many student each day on the safety patrol.

    Room 26 Bakery


    Mrs. Weaver, Mrs. Felts, Mrs. Nuci, and Mrs. Kahley went above and beyond Thursday and Friday to help their students mix and bake holiday cookies.  Each student chose their own recipe, practiced math and science in the mixing and baking, and decorated the cookies if necessary.  What a fun and engaging way to mix their studies with the Holiday spirit!