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Articles from December 2016

Prescott Elementary School to Host Annual Soup Luncheon Fundraiser, Dec. 20

Prescott Elementary School will host its annual Soup Luncheon fundraiser on Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the school. The event will also feature a silent auction for attendees.

The recommended donation is $15 and tickets can be reserved in person at the school office or by calling the main office at (563)552-4200. Tickets are also available at the door the day of the event.

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Sculpture Project at Dubuque Bank and Trust

Ms. Recker is excited to announce that our Friday Exploratory students have created a group installation sculpture project that will hang at Dubuque Bank and Trust across the street (1398 Central Ave). There will be a reception to celebrate the display on Friday November 18th from 3:30-4:30. Refreshments will be served. The sculpture will hang from the ceiling and be on display from November 15th to Thanksgiving. About 85 Prescott students in grades K-5 participated in the making of this installation sculpture.

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Student Artwork Featured in Digital Fringe

The October edition of Digital Fringe, an online gallery of student art in the Dubuque Community School District, is now live!

View the Elementary School Gallery

View the Middle and High School Gallery

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.

Make Your Mark

This month during crew, we read the story The Dot by Peter Reynolds. Every student has been encouraged to make their mark. Each student created their own mark and we formed them into a dolphin collage. You can find this in the main hallway at Prescott.   #wearecrew

Make your Mark

‘Midwest Menu’ in Schools,
Oct. 6

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.

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Prescott Crew

This year we started Prescott Crew. The students are on crews with students from different grade levels. Mrs. Sullivan read the Dot by Peter Reynolds during our first Crew lesson. She encouraged the student to go out and make their mark. #wearecrew


5th Grade Instrument Try Out

Our 5th grade students had the opportunity to try instruments today.  If your 5th grade student is interested in playing a musical instrument, please follow the link to get them signed up today.  Also, please join us at Washington Middle School at 6:30pm Tuesday, September 6th for a family meeting to answer any questions you may have about the program.