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  • Monroe Elementary School
    Principal: Ben Driscoll
    1926 W. 4th Street
    Davenport, IA 52802
    Phone: (563) 723-6850

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR

                                                                     The Book Fair is Coming! April 28 – May 8             

     

    The Library will be holding a Scholastic Book Fair beginning Friday, April 28th, through Monday, May 8th.  As in previous years there will be

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    GREEN AND GROWING…STILL

    Do you know that when students understand the importance of doing their best and the strong value this carries, then they will do their best because they want to, not because they have been asked. This, intertwined with academic instruction, is what Monroe students are learning: GREEN AND GROWING is an emphasis on having students be and do their best. This allows each student to be the best student they can be, the best friend, Read more

    FIFTH GRADE MARCH 17TH SCIENCE PROJECTS

     FIFTH GRADE SCIENCE SUCCESS                           

      

    Monroe staff and parents are very proud of the 5th grade students who performed both exciting and inspiring projects which began with a simple question and an interest in science. Each of the students were well-versed on their experiment, the question, the hypothesis, the procedures, their analysis, and the conclusion. Way to go 5th grade!

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    GREEN + GROWING, GOING STRONG

    GREEN + GROWING

    Monroe celebrates its students in so many different ways! We celebrate academics, attendance, creativity and citizenship. We also do this on a daily, weekly, and even quarterly basis. GREEN + GROWING is specific evidence of our quarterly celebration and the enthusiasm of our students. Students are awarded a HUGE trophy for best attendance throughout the quarter, individual recognition for citizenship, certificates by the Specials teachers, and awards for demonstrated self-discipline and, thus, Read more

    KINDERGARTEN ROUNDUP

    KINDERGARTEN ROUND-UP, THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017

     

    Don’t miss Kindergarten Roundup on Thursday, March 2nd at 3:00 p.m.! At this event, you and your child will meet teachers, visit classrooms, make new friends, and learn more about your new school. Enjoy the following video and hear a few of this year’s kindergartners tell you what they love about their first year in the Davenport Community Schools.

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    BORN LEARNING

     
    Monroe Families,
     
    Monroe and United Way are pleased to again present the Born Learning Academy. This is a great way to  learn some important facts about preparing children for school, meet other   parents, enjoy free giveaways for kids and parents and   enjoy a complimentary family dinner at each academy. Participants must attend the entire series of classes to receive the incentives. Sign up now as registration is limited to Read more

    “HAPPY NEW YEAR,” SKYHAWKS!

     

                                   

    Thoughts and sounds of “Happy New Year” still ring in our hearts as we wish each of our Monroe families the best for 2017! If you were not in person to enjoy many of the Christmas events celebrated by Monroe students and families, or if you were and want to take a few moments to reminisce, have fun perusing Read more

    Monroe Reads — COVER TO COVER

    “THANK YOU SO MUCH,” FROM COVER TO COVER!

    From Cover to Cover is a non-profit  organization that strives to raise literacy among elementary students. They have done many things to help Monroe Students. For the past three years they have presented books and blankets for each individual Kindergarten student, and for the past two years they have provided every Kindergarten student with a new crate with 25 books in it so that each student can Read more

    LANGUAGE ARTS CURRICULA ADOPTION

                                                                            PLEASE JOIN US!

    The Davenport Community School District plans to adopt a new language arts curriculum for K-5 students for the Fall of 2017. This is the first new language arts curriculum adoption at the elementary school level in Read more

    SECOND GRADE READER’S THEATER

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    The second grade classes presented Reader’s Theater in celebration of Thanksgiving, providing family, friends, and classmates with presentation of their reading and drama skills!  

    When ‘performing’ Reader’s Theater, students act out a written story (script) which is divided among them. There are no required costumes, special lighting or memorization, just reading as fun!

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