• Wilson Elementary School
    Principal: Shari Larsen
    SAM: Eric Johnson
    2002 N. Clark Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52804
    Phone: (563) 723-6950
    Fax: (563) 445-5981
  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Pollinator Plants

    The First Lego Robotics Club, students in grades 1-3, planted a variety of pollinator plants donated by the DNR. With the help of Mr. Murica, a naturalist from the Wapsi Environmental Center, and our wonderful custodian Mr. Jim, we planted them to help not only the bees but also moths and butterflies. They also worked with the city and planted Read more

    Chorus Program

    What: 5th Grade Chorus Program

    When: Thursday, May 18th

    Performance: “PIRATES! 2   The Hidden Treasure”

    Times: Dress rehearsal for students and staff at 1:25.  Evening performance at 5:30.    AAARRRRRRRRRR 

    In Addition: Due to busy lives, many after school activities, and no requests from students to perform, I will be asking a few students to perform on Awards Day Read more

    Read Men Read


    Just over eight years ago, we started a program here at Wilson, titled “Real Men Read”. We started this program because we could see a noticeable difference in the number of female students that were reading for enjoyment compared to our male students. We wanted to show these young men that reading is important, can be fun, and will Read more

    PTA Fun Day


    Set aside your evening for fun and games! Children are welcome on the arm of a parent/guardian. This wonderful event is all volunteer based and more support is needed! Please contact the school how you can help. Don’t forget to sell those raffle tickets and turn in the money. You don’t want to miss this.

    What: Fun Night

    When: Read more

    2017-18 School Lunch & Breakfast Changes

    What: There have been changes to the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) which provided free lunch and breakfast for all students this school year. Next school year students whose families don’t meet the guidelines for free and reduced lunch will pay.

    Why: Participation in these programs is on the decline meaning we are unable to continue the all-student-meals-at-no-charge at Wilson. 

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    Give Kids A Smile (GKAS)

    What: Free dental screening and/or work for children

    When: Friday, May 9th

    Where: at Wilson

    Contact: Mrs. Telsrow, the nurse

    Paperwork: Forms come home Thursday, May 4th and must be returned by Tuesday, May 9th- be sure the paperwork is completely filled out

      Bethany for Children & Families offers this free dental care program for children who cannot afford Read more

    Junior Lego Robotics Club

    The Junior Lego Robotics Club, 12 students in grades 1st-3rd, worked for several months to prepare for the competition at the Putnam Museum the first week of April. They investigated the importance of bees, researched another animal that shared the habitat with bees, built a habitat using Legos, learned to program, and focused on teamwork. They took it a step Read more

    Girl Scouts

     What: Trivia Night Girl Scout Fundraiser 

    Why: Raise funds for a trip to St. Louis

    When: May 19th at 7:00 PM

    Where: St. Mark’s Church, Luther Hall

    Walking tacos, cupcakes, snacks, water, pop will be available for purchase at this alcohol free event. Come for a fun evening and help support our Wilson Girl Scouts! Interested persons/teams should contact a troop Read more

    Last Day of School Change

    Flowers in a vase

    Last Student Day: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
    In addition, there will be a two-hour early dismissal.


    For the third year in a row the Davenport Community School District will not have to make up any snow/inclement weather days at the end of the school year. Since we will have met the minimum of 1080 hours for the school

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    Summer Camps

    What: Fun and exciting 7 week summer camp program designed to provide exposure to different sports for boys and girls who have completed grades 2nd thru 7th. It involves many different sports!

    Where: West High

    When: Many different dates and times (see the link below)

    Why: The summer camps will establish good fitness and training skills to avoid injury and Read more