The Academic Awards Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, May 26th at 7 p.m. in the large gym. Read more
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On behalf of our students and staff at Walcott School, we would like to express our deep appreciation and heartfelt gratitude to Peggy Pewe for her 30-year dedicated service to our school. Peggy retired as a computer para educator on April 17, 2015. Thank you, Peggy, for your dedication to our students and staff.
6th grade students participated in the Medieval County Fair on Thursday, April 16 during periods 1-3. Mr. Jay Swords, TAG West HS teacher, and his troupe of West HS students performed the Song of Roland for all 6th grade students. After the whole group performance students went to four different break-out sessions where West HS students presented on different aspects Read more
First and Second Place Winners will compete in the Regional Battle of the Books at Bettendorf Public Library.
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Dan Murcia from the Wapsi River Environmental Education Center of Scott County delighted 4th grade students by bringing a rescued great horned owl and peregrine falcon for a school visit. Students learned about these beautiful birds of prey by comparing and contrasting the birds’ adaptations. Thank you, Mrs. Whittemore, for organizing this wonderful lesson. Read more
On Thursday, March 9th opera singers Karen Slack (soprano), Eleni Matos (mezzo-soprano), Vale Rideout (tenor), and Dean Elzinga (bass-baritone) performed for the Walcott students. Students heard a variety of famous arias and recitatives. It was a terrific performance! Read more
Mrs. Blackburn’s 8th grade 3D art class has designed a cello for the 100 Years 100 Cellos celebration for the Quad Cities Symphony’s 100th Anniversary. This 3D art will be on display for the anniversary concert this spring featuring world famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma. It has already been on display at the John Deere Commons. Read more
7th grade student Kylie W. won first place in the Meyer and Frances Shnurman Holocaust Visual Arts Contest. Kylie will receive a $500 scholarship and her Art teacher Mrs. Anna Blackburn will receive a $100 gift certificate for school supplies. This art contest was open to grades 7-12 students in the Greater Quad City area. It is a partnership between Read more
ITA (Gr. 7-8) Building Battle: Friday, April 17 from 10:27 to 10:57 in the Walcott School Library.
ITA (Gr. 7-8) Regional Battle: Thursday, April 23 from 11:00 to 1:00 at the Bettendorf Public Library
The Iowa Teen Award Battle of the Books is a voluntary reading contest for grades 7-8 read. Students read from the 2015 Read more