• 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

    One School, One Book – Ghost Chapter 5

    It’s time to read chapter five of our One School, One Book selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Trivia and activities for chapter four begin on Tuesday, December 18th.
    If you’d like to listen along, here’s school counselor, Emily Krist, reading chapter five – World Record for the Most Runaways in a Single Day. In this chapter, Ghost heads to school wearing his recently altered sneakers. Find out what happens when the kids at school see them.
    We’ll post a new chapter here and on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Thursday. 📖❤️😊 Read more

    One School, One Book – Ghost Chapter 4

    It’s time to read chapter four of our One School, One Book selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Trivia and activities for chapter four begin on Thursday, December 13th.
    If you’d like to listen along, here’s 7th grade student, Aaliyah Long, reading chapter four – World Record for the Worst Day Ever. Find out what happens while Ghost is suspended.
    We’ll post a new chapter here and on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Thursday. 📖❤️😊 Read more

    One School, One Book – Ghost Chapter 3

    It’s time to read chapter three of our One School, One Book selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Trivia and activities for chapter three begin on Tuesday, December 11th.
    If you’d like to listen along, here’s our Teacher Librarian, Emily Simpao, reading chapter three – World Record for the Most Altercations. Ghost made a deal with his mom and Coach Brody to stay out of trouble so he could be on the track team. Will he be able to stay altercation-free?
    We’ll post a new chapter here and on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Thursday. 📖❤️😊 Read more

    One School, One Book – Ghost Chapter 2

    It’s time to read chapter two of our One School, One Book selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Trivia and activities for chapter two begin on Thursday, December 6th.
    If you’d like to listen along, here’s our School Resource Officer, Matt Lovelady, reading chapter two – World Record for the Fastest Tryout Ever. We get to meet Coach Brody and the rest of the Defenders in this chapter.
    We’ll post a new chapter here and on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Thursday. 📖❤️😊 Read more

    One School, One Book Kickoff

    Our One School, One Book Program Kicked Off tonight at conferences. Families picked up their free copy of Ghost by Jason Reynolds and enjoyed walking tacos. Our school-wide reading program will run through January 17.

    Events include:
    -Book-related activities every Tuesday and Thursday
    -Trivia on the announcements with daily and weekly prizes
    -Sunflower seed fundraiser to benefit domestic violence survivors like Ghost and his mom through Family Resources (12/3-12-7)
    -An all-day celebration on 1/17!

    Students unable to attend conferences will receive their book and reading schedule in Homeroom tomorrow. Audio of each chapter will be available here and on our Facebook page. We hope students and families read and discuss the book together. More information and our reading schedule can be found below. Read more

    One School, One Book – Ghost Chapter 1

    It’s time to read chapter one of our One School, One Book selection Ghost by Jason Reynolds. Trivia and activities for chapter one begin on Tuesday, December 4th.

    If you’d like to listen along, here’s our Diversion Coach, Travis Thomas, expertly reading chapter one – World Records. We love this chapter because the action gets started right away and really hooks you.

    We’ll post a new chapter here and on our Facebook page every Tuesday and Thursday. 📖❤️😊 Read more

    Winter Choir Concert

    The Winter Choir Concert is Tuesday, December 4th at 6:30 pm in the West High School Auditorium.

    Please note that the concert times have been changed. Call time for performers is 6:00 pm. Students will meet in the choir room at 6 pm and the concert will start at 6:30 pm in the West auditorium. Read more

    One School, One Book Kick Off

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    Picture Retakes 10/25

    School picture end up looking like this? 📸😱😭
    You’re in luck! Picture retake day is this Thursday, 10/25. If you’d like to have your picture retaken, just bring your original pictures back. Even if you don’t want to order pictures, be sure to have your picture taken so you can get your student ID.
    Ordering information will be distributed in 7th period this week. Read more

    Band Spectacular: Change of Date

    This week’s rehearsal and performance for Band Spectacular has been postponed for weather. Students will attend class normally on Tuesday, October 9th.

    The events will now take place on Monday, October 15th. No other details will change.

    If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Carter. Thank you for your flexibility in supporting the arts at our school. Our apologies for the last minute change of plans. Read more