• Smart Intermediate School
    Principal: James Caparula
    1934 West 5th Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52802
    Phone: (563) 445-5100
    Fax: (563) 445-5957

  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Skill of the Week 10/24-10/26

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    154 Students with Zero 1st Quarter Tardies

    No tradies - 1st quarter

    During the first quarter, Smart students had 405 opportunities to be on time for class.

    We are proud to announce that 154 students were on time to every single one of those classes.

    Today we celebrated those students with a surprise ice cream party. Way to go Smart students! Read more

    Smart’s Talented and Gifted Teacher Elected to ITAG Board

    monnardSmart teacher, Brett Monnard, and West teacher, Jay Swords, attended the annual Iowa Talented and Gifted (ITAG) Conference October 17th and 18th. They presented five breakout sessions. Mr. Swords presented sessions on “Instant Challenges: An Exciting Way to Teach Creative Problem Solving for K-12,” and “Counseling Non-Conformists in the Classroom.” Mr. Monnard  presented on “National Novel Writing Month: Creative Writing and Gifted Children,” and “Foundations 4 Success: A Social Emotional Program for Grades 3 -6.” They  co-presented “The Undead Classroom: Incorporating Popular Culture into Lessons.” Mr. Monnard was also elected to a seat on the ITAG board. Congratulations, Mr. Monnard! Read more

    Meet the Principal Event


    The Smart Family invites our students and their parents to “Meet & Greet” our new principal, Mr. Caparula, and to hear his vision for the school.

    5:30p – 6:00 PM: Enjoy a free meal with your student
    6:00p – 6:30 PM: Parents will meet with the principal while the students have fun and win prizes
    6:30p – 6:50 PM: Parents join your student for some family fun and a chance to win even more prizes

    EVERY student that attends with their parents will be entered into a drawing for a large prize!!!
    ***Winner will be drawn at 6:50. You must be present to win.***

    Each student will receive two meal tickets to be used by their parents/guardians.

    Return this form to Mrs. Huesmann (room 104) by October 20, 2016 to receive meal tickets.

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    Choir Updates

    Fall Choir Concert (6th– 8th grades): Thursday, October 20th @ 5:30 at Smart
    Real Men Sing: Oct 25th @ Adler Theatre

    Smart Intermediate Choir will be selling World’s Finest Chocolate Bars From Friday, October 17th through Tuesday, November 1st. If you would like to purchase bars, they will be available through the office or members of Smart’s choir. Students are raising funds for a choir competition held in Chicago, IL later this year. Read more

    Picture Retakes Friday, 10/21

    Lifetouch will be at Smart from 9-10:30 on Friday, October 21st for picture retakes. Read more

    Parent Teacher Conferences

    Parent Teacher Conferences will be held Wednesday, October 26th from 4-9 PM and Thursday, October 27th from 8 AM – 12 PM. These will be held in the main gym. Hope to see everyone there!
    Students will not have school on Thursday, October 27th; Friday, October 28th; or Monday October 31st (teacher inservice). Read more

    Skill of the Week 10/17-10/21: Using Anger-Control Strategies

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    Two Hour Early-Out 10/21/16

    There will be a 2 hour early out on Friday, October 21, 2016. Read more

    Attention Student-Athletes

    The DCSD will be providing ACTIVITY BUSES for all Intermediate Schools during the 2016-17 school year! Buses will pick up at the each school at 5:45, with drop-offs at the following locations:

    Smart: Hayes Elementary, Jackson Elementary, West High School, JB Young
    Williams: Buchanan Elementary, Emeis Park, Wilson Elementary, JB Young
    Wood: North High School, Fillmore Elementary, Truman Elementary, Buchanan Elementary
    Sudlow: Madison Elementary, McKinley Elementary, Eisenhower Elementary, Cross Creek Apartments, Brady Stadium
    Walcott: To be determined

    Please visit http://www.davenportschools.org/our-departments/athletics-extracurricular-activities/ or contact your school’s office for more information.

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