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  • Washington Elementary School
    Principal: Mrs. Diana Allen
    1608 E. Locust St.
    Davenport, IA 52803
    (563) 723-6150
  • News, Events, and Announcements


    On behalf of the teachers and staff at Washington Elementary, I want to thank our dedicated PTA for helping us celebrate National Teachers Week last week.  We were beyond spoiled with coffee, cupcakes, and the most delicious Mexican food from Los Primos.  Their efforts made last week so enjoyable.  

    Thank you so much for caring about our staff and students!

    Important April/May Dates

    We’re busy over here at Washington!  Here are some upcoming and important events in our building:

    April 21st: Movie Night (Trolls)–doors open at 5:50.  Students MUST have an adult accompany and stay with them.  Admission is free and concessions will be available to purchase.

    May 2nd: PTA at 6:00 in the library.  It will be the last meeting of the year and new officers will be elected.

    May 4th:  Kindergarten

    Upcoming Dates for March/April

    March 20-24: Spring Break (No School)

    March 27: Ag in the Classroom

    April 4-6: Iowa Assessments (Grades 3-5)


    March 2nd is a pretty BIG night at Washington!  We have a few exciting events going on, and we would like ALL of our Washington families to be here !

    Kindergarten Round-Up: (5-6)  This is for incoming Kindergarten students who will be attending Washington next year.  You will get to meet your teachers, and other important staff members at Washington Elementary.  Take a few minutes to view DCSD’s video about Kindergarten

    Creative Arts Academy Students

    Congratulations to our 5th Grade students who are attending the Creative Arts Academy next year!  We’re so proud of your gifts and amazing talents that you will now be able to share with the community!  


    Pictured are: Torrance H., Tatianna M., Ava P., Morgan M., and Nat A

    Valentines Dance this Friday (Feb. 10) from 6-7:15

    Where: Washington Elementary Gym

    When: Friday, February 10th, 6-7:15 PM 

    Who: Washington students and their families/Washington Staff and their families

    How Much: $2 per family (concessions and pictures sold separately)

    Come enjoy some great dance music and celebrate the upcoming holiday in a safe and fun atmosphere!  All children must be accompanied by an adult or a guardian.  

    Washington Watch D.O.G.S.

    WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center for Fathering. According to, Watch D.O.G.’S goals are to provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important. Washington Elementary is searching for GREAT D.O.G.S. for our GREAT students! If you are a dad, grandfather, uncle or just a great

    Winter Facts

    By: Landon D.

    Winter is one of the four seasons that begins on the Winter Solstice and ends on the Vernal Equinox. Winter has the least amount of days, and lowest temperature. Wind chills can cause problems in the winter. Wind chill is the combination of wind and temperatures, and is based on the rate of heat loss due to exposed skin. When it is winter in the southern hemisphere

    Mr. Mendoza

    by MaKenzie J.

    Michael Mendoza is a Para and came to Washington because he wanted the ability to teach children. In his family he has 1 older brother. Michael is a graphic designer, his mom is a caretaker and his dad works in a warehouse. His hobbies are running races,riding his bike,going to the gym, drawing, and also playing video games.

    Breakfast with A Purpose

    On Thursday, January 26th, Washington’s Support Team (Mrs.Allen,Mrs. Brewer, Mrs. Child, Mrs. Campbell, and Mrs. Rannfeldt) celebrated with families with the first “Breakfast with A Purpose.”  Our goal is to help and support families with their attendance at school.  Parents AND their children enjoyed breakfast pizza, coffee, and juice as  they listened to the Support Team discuss facts about attendance and how it can impact their child’s education.  Parents also