Many of you know we are waiting on the Iowa Legislature to decide the future of school start dates. Because there is no timeline for their decision, and many families make plans months in advance, we are releasing the school’s proposed 2015-2016 calendar. Please click on the headline to read more.
Jessica Watson’s 7, 8 and 9-year-old students are learning about rocks and minerals from expert speakers focused on the geographical history of Iowa, the rock cycle, fossils found in Iowa, the properties of minerals and how different types of rocks are formed. Click the image for more.
Teachers and students at The Downtown School are on a break during February intercession. We’ll see everyone back in class on February 16. And thanks to the Sadler family for the great Valentine’s Day holiday decorations!
When the Scavo High School students arrived for their first day of school at Central Campus, Downtown School students were ready. Mrs. Arbogast and Mrs. Donovan’s students made signs to welcome their new friends to the newly renovated 4th floor of Central Campus. Welcome, Scavo students!
The staff and students would like to take this opportunity to thank the Downtown School PTA for their support this year. Click on the image to read about some of the amazing things our parent-teacher association has pulled together for Downtown students!
The Downtown School 5 and 6-year-olds sang about “Mitten Weather”, the “Gingerbread Man”, “Jingle Bells” and the love that goes along with the holidays in the Central Campus Auditorium this week. Everyone agrees they did an excellent job.
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