• Jackson Elementary School
    Principal: Teresa Bechen
    1307 Wisconsin Ave
    Davenport, Iowa 52804
    Phone: (563) 322-1787
    Fax: (563) 322-2804

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    End of Year Date for Students

    Jackson Elementary School

    Dear Parents: Please read this important message about the last day of school.

    The Davenport Community School Board voted on Monday night to finalize this school year’s schedule to set the last day of school for students as Friday, May 29th. This date reflects the new state law that allows school districts to use a 1,080 hour schedule instead of 180 days. The change allowed districts to Read more

    Young Artists at the Figge April 19th

    Congratulations to:

    Cloey Jones, 4th grade  Mrs. Samuelson’s class

    Elianna Liljiquist, 3rd grade Mrs. Cormeny’s class

    Corey Dixon, 3rd grade Mr. Johnson’s class

    Aiden Schmidt 3rd grade Mr. Johnson’s class


    Students will be honored at a reception on Sunday April 19th as artists who have art work framed and displayed on the 2nd floor outside of the John Deere Auditorium. The Read more

    Jackson’s Village In Bloom Sculpture

    Students at Jackson Elementary School, (Stepping Stones Program and 4th grade students) created a sculpture for the 3rd annual Village in Bloom Festival,, , honoring the lives of local artists John and Isabel Bloom. The fine arts festival is a free family event in the Village of East Davenport; (see VIB face book page and website for details).

    Jackson School received a $200 Isabel Bloom Grant for Read more

    Jump Rope for Heart- Thank You!

    JUMP ROPE FOR HEART: Mr. Wilhelm and the American Heart association would like to thank the Jackson community for a successful event during the school day. On February 26th, the students of Jackson School jumped for exercise and collected a total of $1,700.00. Congratulations to kindergartner Ricky Young for the highest donations collected of $160.87. A special thanks goes to teachers Mrs. Houk and Ms. Hyslop for their Read more

    Student Drop-off Time

    Reminder- Parents, please drop your child off to school no earlier than 7:05 in the morning. This will ensure that they are properly supervised. Thank You!

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    100 Years, 100 Cellos

    Many district art teachers are participating in the Quad City Orchestra fundraiser “100 Years 100 Cellos”. All 100 cellos will be on display at the Figge Art Museum May 26th- 29th. Cellos will be auctioned prior; proceeds will support music education for children in our community. The cello theme was chosen to honor world renowned cellist Yo-Yo- Ma, who will perform on May 14th, 2015 in Read more

    Early Registration

    Begin Registration Early For Your Incoming Kindergartner!

    Davenport Community Schools welcomes incoming Kindergartners earlier this year! Starting February 17th, families of incoming Kindergartners are invited to pick up and submit forms to the school office or to apply online by visiting the Kindergarten link at www.davenportschools.org. This will be just a first step in the registration process with final enrollment based on availability. Parents will be required to visit Read more

    Village In Bloom

    Congratulations to Mrs. Houk for having her application accepted for a student-made sculpture to be displayed during the 3rd Annual Village in Bloom Festival. The sculpture will be displayed at the festival on Saturday, May 4th. Photos of sculptures will be posted on the Village In Bloom website, www.villageinbloom.org, Facebook, and in other promotional materials. Read more

    Isabel Art Grant Received


    Congratulations to Mrs. Houk Art Teacher!!!

    Her application for a 2014 Impact Grant for Grant Wood study/mosaic mural has been approved in the amount of $850.00.

    The Isabel Bloom Art Education Endowment was created for charitable giving through the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend. This partnership allows donors to give more effectively and efficiently, while helping the Community Foundation with our mission of connecting people who care Read more

    Car Pickup Procedures Reminder!!!

    Please help us to make it safe for all students by remembering the pick up procedures.  Students are not allowed to go to their car if it is past the big tree.  If you are past the big tree wait to load until the next round of cars are loaded.  This will help keep all kids safe and speed the process for all for picking up students. Read more