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    Principal: Mike Lawler
    3505 West Locust Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52804
    Phone:  563.386.5500
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    Opus Honor Choir Performance in Ames, Iowa


    Rebecca Casad

    Rebecca Casad

    Rebecca Casad, ready for early morning practice prior to the Opus Choir performance on Thursday, November 20, at C.Y. Stephens Auditorium at the Iowa State Center in Ames, Iowa.  Rebecca is one of 3500 students who tried out for the 720 positions in the four Opus Honor Choirs.  Congratulations, Rebecca.







    Gearing Up for WHS’s December Blood Drive


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    West High Junior Awarded 3rd Place @ Festival of Trees


    Darius Klinkner:  Self-Portrait

    Darius Klinkner: Self-Portrait

    Congratulations go out to junior Darius Klinkner for being awarded third place in the  Painting category at the Festival of Trees Art Display.  His work, along with other West High student work, will be on display from now until November 30th. Great job, Darius.

    West Student Wins Second Place

    Mitchell Dunn

    Mitchell Dunn

    Mitchell Dunn won second place in Spontaneous Speaking at the Bettendorf Invitational last weekend.  Congrats, Mitchell.

    Art Show Term 2

    Julli Basarab

    Julli Basarab

    Emilee Thompson

    Emilee Thompson

    Kaigan Johnson

    Kaigan Johnson

    Click here for Art Show Photos.

    FALCON FEVER Wins Most Creative Presentation Award


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    Davenport West High Real World Design Challenge Team—Falcon Feverparticipated in the National Real World Design Challenge contest over the weekend.  The team was presented with the Most Creative Presentation Merit Award.  Congratulations to Tuyen Nguyen, Carina Grady, Tony Nguyen, Derek Geiken, Nicole Kraft, and Pardeep Saini.

    Former West Student Makes Good


    LaVione WestGood luck to former Falcon Lavione West (pictured front in pink shoes) and his Surrey United teammates of the British Professional Basketball League this year.  Lavione was an Iowa 1st team all-state player for the Falcons and graduated from Southwest Minnesota State University (NCAA II).  Falcon Nation is very proud of him gaining his degree and also achieving his dream.   Shout out from Coach Bigs!  Shout out from Searle (formerly of JB Young), too! Knew you had it in you.

    Falcon Alum Flies Far


    Former FalconFormer Falcon Nat Gaston, is enrolled for his junior year at Hong Kong’s University of Science and Technology. Nat is now a member of the University Men’s Basketball Team.
    Nat (#11 in the team photo) started for the Falcons during the 2011 season when West captured the Mississippi Athletic Conference Boys’ Basketball Championship. Nat was named an Iowa Academic All-State as a senior.
    Nat, the Falcon Nation is proud of you!!


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    West’s CITI High Works Play Day


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    The Play Day Program is designed to provide play activities and socialization opportunities for children too young to participate in regular Special Olympic events. It provides an introduction to Special Olympics not only to the children, but also to their parents.  Ms. Tangen recruited 28 freshman students from the new CITI High Program to work as helpers. Some were team leaders, some were in charge of a station, others helped pass out awards, and the rest helped where needed. It was a rewarding experience for all involved.  Click here for more pictures.