On Thursday, November 13th, fourteen Wood grade band students participated in the Davenport District Sixth Grade Honor Band. Students travelled to North High School where they spent the day rehearsing under the direction of Gary Ciccotelli. A concert was presented in the Paul Holzworth Auditorium that evening. The Honor Band included musicians from Smart, Sudlow, JB Young, Walcott, Read more
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Displayed in our cafeteria window is a beautifully decorated “Wood Wall of Honor.” Thanks go out to Amy Saskowski and her students for all of their hard work making the display so meaningful and honoring all of our veterans within the Wood community Read more
Wood Intermediate was one of 16 teams compete in the Davenport Regional Saturday, October 25th. The following individuals were recognized by our judges as Outstanding Attorneys (in alphabetical order):
Morgan Anderson, Esmee Belzer, Nala Delgado and Hannah Savely.
The following were recognized by our judges as Outstanding Witnesses (in alphabetical order):
Mari Carter, Holden Connor, Reagan Guy, Lally Read more
On October 30th, eighty-four student musicians traveled to Cedar Rapids Prairie High School Center for the Performing Arts to participate in the annual Eastern Iowa Choral Clinic. Congratulations to these fine ladies for literally fooling the clinician into thinking they were older than they sounded! The clinician thought that the choir were all comprised of 8th graders Read more
Egyptian Art: Take a leap back into the life of ancient Egypt and explore the history of pyramids, statuary and the evolution of the Valley of the Kings. Find answers to the questions: What symbolism is represented in Egyptian art? How did they design and create the pyramids? What is the Egyptian Canon of Proportion and how did they use Read more
The Wood 7-8 grade marching band has had a busy October with a fall concert, homecoming parade and District level performance at Brady Street stadium. Enjoy the pictures!
For the 10th consecutive year, Wood students-musicians will be representing the Davenport Community Schools District at the annual Iowa Choral Director’s Association Opus Honor Choir concert to be held in Ames, IA on November 20th. This year’s representative are two-time Opus singers: Esmee Belzer, 8th grade alto; Nala Delgado, 8th grade mezzo-soprano; Mallory Owens, 7th grade alto; and first-timers: JJ Read more
On September 30, October 1 and October 7 the seventh grade students at Wood Intermediate School were invited to visit beautiful Nahant Marsh Education Center in south west Davenport. Nahant Marsh is a wetland complex near the Mississippi River. The staff at Nahant Marsh works hard to preserve a natural piece of Iowa and share the beauty of the wetlands Read more
Congratulations to Kaitlyn Killing! She won 2nd place in her division at the Special Olympics Area Bowling Tournament on October 3rd! Kaitlyn competed against five other girls and had a high score of 61.
If you see her in the hallway or at the popcorn sales table, feel free to tell her congratulations! Read more
On Friday, December 12, the Wood Intermediate 7-8 grade choirs will have an opportunity to show their school spirit while spreading holiday cheer with the patients at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital! Our musicians will sing and play for most of an hour in the John Carver Pavillon Atrium located in the Children’s Hospital.
The Wood Intermediate Choirs are Read more