Children’s author, Buck Wilder, visited Eisenhower Elementary School in November. He talked with the students about appreciating nature, promoted reading & writing, and discussed the process of writing and publishing his books. The kids enjoyed his presentation and many purchased books to take home!
Articles from December 2016
2nd grade students took a very interesting field trip to the Dubuque Water Treatment Plant! The water treatment plant is located next to Sutton Pool, down by the river. Students got to see how the water is tested, cleaned, moved through the different parts of the plant and then sent out to the people of Dubuque. Thank you for hosting our students for this great field trip!
The October edition of Digital Fringe, an online gallery of student art in the Dubuque Community School District, is now live!
This gallery is a way to highlight the remarkable products of art education in the district. It’s a digital attempt at bringing the work of our student artists at all levels into your home – because art is created for others to take in.
The Dubuque Community School District will join school districts across the Midwest in celebrating the third-annual Midwest Menu event on Thursday, Oct. 6. Over 7,000 students in Dubuque and over 500,000 throughout the region will join in the event, which celebrates healthy, regional, and sustainable school meals.
This school year is now in full swing — and it all started with day one. Check out this year’s first day of school video: