• Smart Intermediate School
    Principal: James Caparula
    1934 West 5th Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52802
    Phone: (563) 445-5100
    Fax: (563) 323-3093

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Summer S.L.A.M.

     

    Looking for something to do this summer? Look no further! Join us for Summer S.L.A.M. starting June 17th! We’ll engage in challenge-based learning, free food, fun, and field trips!

    Go to the main office to sign up for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
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    Smart 100 Year Open House

    On Saturday, May 11th, we had our 100 Year Anniversary Open House. The event was a huge success. Former students and staff came to tour the school and look at artifacts from years past. Thanks to Davenport Public Library and our principal, Mr. Caparula, we had a ton of materials for people to look through and our Student Senators learned a great deal about their school. Thanks to everyone in attendance!

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    Jason Reynolds to Visit Smart Intermediate

    After having to postpone his visit, Jason Reynolds will join us on May 2nd at 1:45pm. Students will hear him speak and will be able to get books signed by the author. Parents are welcome to attend.  Read more

    On Friday, April 12 2019 – 6th Grade students from area schools met to compete in the 6th Grade Math Bee at the AEA in Bettendorf.  Representing Smart Intermediate school were Gabriela, Hailey, Aidan, & Ben.  These students were trained for participation by Mrs. Janz (the TAG facilitator) and Mrs. Fah (the building coach and interventionist).  Aiden & Nickolas served as team alternates and were instrumental in helping prepare the team for competition. 

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    Come Celebrate 100 Years!

    Anyone who has attended Smart Intermediate is welcome to join us Saturday, May 11th from 10am to 12pm at the 100 Year Celebration. Take a tour of the school and chat with other former Smart students. We hope to see you there!
     
     
     

    Jason Reynolds Visit Postponed

    Jason Reynolds had a death in the family and must postpone his visit to Smart. We currently have a tentative date scheduled on May 2nd for him to visit. More information will be posted when we know more.


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    Jason Reynolds to Visit Smart March 28th

    We are thrilled to welcome young adult and middle-grade author, Jason Reynolds, to Smart on Thursday, March 28th at 1:45pm. All students will be in attendance and the event is open to Smart parents and families. Please enter through the glass doors on 6th street.
     
    Jason Reynolds is a New York Times bestselling author, a Newbery Award Honoree, a Printz Award Honoree, National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award winner, a two-time Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award Winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors. The American Booksellers Association’s 2017 and 2018 spokesperson for Indies First, his many books include When I Was the Greatest, Boy in the Black Suit, All American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and Lu), and Long Way Down, which received both a Newbery Honor and a Printz Honor. He lives in Washington, DC. You can find his ramblings at JasonWritesBooks.com.

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    Changes to the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar

     
    We’ve had a challenging winter in terms of weather this school year. To date our The following changes have been approved for the rest of the 2018-2019 school year to allow our district to make up instructional hours lost to weather conditions:
    • Starting Monday, March 4th the student day at every school will be 20 minutes longer. The day will start 10 minutes earlier in the morning and end 10 minutes later in the afternoon.
    • Beginning Wednesday, March 6th there will be NO more early release Wednesdays for the remainder of the school year.
    • April 22nd had previously been listed as Spring Break #2 with no school for students. It will now be used as a snow makeup day, and students will attend school as usual.
    • The last student school day will be June 6th if there are no more weather cancellations the remainder of the year.

    Daily Schedule starting March 4th: School busses will run according to the new schedule, 10 minutes earlier and later.

    • 8:40 Breakfast
    • 8:53 First/entry bell
    • 9:00 Tardy bell (school day begins)
    • 4:10 Dismissal

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    Parent-Teacher Conferences 2/20/19

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    Pizza Ranch Fundraiser: Feb 18th

    Looking for something to do on Monday, Feb 18th? Since there is no school that day, you should head on down to Pizza Ranch between 5pm and 8pm and support our choir!

    The choir is raising funds to attend competition in Chicago, IL later this year. All tips and 10% of proceeds go to support our choir. For more information about this event like the choir page @SmartChoirs or go to https://www.facebook.com/SmartChoirs/ 

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