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    Rotary Donates Funds to Support Good Behavior at Fillmore

    Fillmore rotary fix 020516 The North Scott Rotary recently made a monetary donation to Fillmore Elementary to establish and furnish a room filled with items used to help upset students deescalate and regulate their emotions so they can return to class and be successful. On Friday, January 22nd, Fillmore School Administrative Manager (SAM), Natalie… Read more

    Central’s Show Choirs Have Great Showing at the Big Dance

    CHS Show Choir fix 020616 Congratulations to the Central Show Choirs for their performances this weekend at the Davenport North Show Choir Big Dance Invitational. Blue Vibrations placed third in the prep division and Central Singers placed fourth in the daytime round. Central Singers also made the nighttime finals round and placed Third Runner-Up overall… Read more

    Mid City Students and Teachers Tend to Winter Wheat

    MCH Urban Farm crop 020516 As part of Mid City High’s urban farming project funded by Deere and Company, students and teachers met early last Sunday morning to use two manual spreaders to spread compost over a quarter acre of winter wheat. When they were done, all of the “farm hands” enjoyed pizza and pop… Read more

    Walcott Holds National Geography Bee

    Walcott Geo 2 012916 The National Geography Bee was held at Walcott School on Thursday, January 14th. Students competed in ten rounds of geography questions facilitated by Mr. Quartell and Mrs. Tanner. Jason Wells won first place, Kori Needham took second place, and Paige Sinksen and Isabel Sinksen tied for third. The event was… Read more

    We Need Your Best Energy Savings Ideas!

    energy_conservation_2016 The Davenport Community School District has been working hard to save on energy costs and that work is paying off! We have converted 14 of our schools to geothermal HVAC systems when it came time to replace a furnace or boiler. Two of our schools had solar panels installed as… Read more

    Candy Reed, Garfield Elementary School Counselor, Honored at the White House

    CandyReed_Garfield_RAMP_counselor_award Candy Reed, Garfield Elementary School counselor, was selected as the Iowa State Representative for the 2016 School Counselor of the Year ceremony held at the White House on January 28, 2016. This was the second year that school counselors from across the nation were selected to attend a special ceremony… Read more

    Central Students Discuss Life with Mayor Klipsch

    CHS Klipsch fix 012916 As one of his first acts in office, the Mayor of Davenport, Frank Klipsch, came to a discussion panel with The Boys To Men group at Central High. Mayor Klipsch and the students discussed the importance of making good decisions, building good relationships, success, facing challenges, respect, honesty, and leadership.… Read more

    West Holds Bench Press Competition Scholarship Ceremony

    WHS Bench 2 fix 012916 West High held its first Falcon Friends Bench Press Competition Scholarship Ceremony on January 22nd. Kate Holsen sang the national anthem. Ms. Lavarone welcomed guests and speakers. The audience heard from students Xavior Calvin,Taylor Crisci, Jack Barth, and Austin Schiffke. Arc spokesperson Karen DeGroot and President and CEO of the… Read more