Davis Dragons Motto:
Lifelong learning begins today!
Davis Dragons Mission:
Davis Elementary will provide a safe and engaging environment to build strong foundations in order to create independent, lifelong learners supported by home and community.
MVP of the Month
Congratulations to Mrs. Sanders!!!
A Davis staff member will be selected each month as the Davis MVP. The criteria used for MVP are as follows:
o Communication - Communicating positively and effectively with students, colleagues, and parents
o Dedication - Showing excellent attendance, punctuality, and a desire to see students advance
o Leadership - Serving as a positive role model for students in the classroom, and throughout the school
o Motivation - Having the ability to motivate and encourage students to advance past their expectations both academically and socially
o Positive Attitude - Demonstrates a positive attitude toward work responsibilities and co-workers and serves as a role model for others.
It is important that you talk to your child about using electronic media in a way that most protects them from outside harm. Here are some tips.
Love and Logic sessions
The Garland ISD Special Education Department will continue to offer Love and Logic sessions for parents/guardians who reside within the GISD school boundaries.
During the fall session, three series of classes will be held on Tuesday nights, beginning September 23, 2014 from 6:30-8:00 PM at the Professional Development Center, 870 W. Buckingham Road, Garland, 75040. Free child care (ages 3-11) will be provided for family members attending the sessions. Parents are required to pre-register for the sessions and request their free child care by calling to 972-487-3331 as space is limited.
Elementary/Secondary Group - English
Love and Logic Facilitators: Khristy Love and Angelita Washington
All GISD Families (2nd-12th grade)
Meets for 7 weeks on the following Tuesdays: 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4
Pre-K Group - English
Love and Logic Facilitators: Jennifer Marshall and Karen Vance
All GISD Families (age 3-6)
Meets for 5 weeks on the following Tuesdays: 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21
Grupo en Español
Facilitadores de Crianza de los Hijos con Amor y Lógica: Mary Ford
Para todas las familias (Pre-K - grado 12)
Se reúnen los siguientes martes: 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4
Learning Green Lessons
This spring, students at Davis Elementary School participated in a collection contest for the city’s Cease the Grease program organized by City of Garland’s Industrial Pretreatment Program. The students who collected the most oil visited the Rowlett Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Connect with us
Davis has a new way for families to stay connected with all the exciting things going on at our campus. It is a new app that allows you to receive text reminders and messages. The great part is you do not need the app to receive these messages. Follow this simple step to begin your Davis Connection: Text @daviselem to (972) 295-9908.
*Please note: You will not be able to reply to texts.
PTA School of Excellence
Congratulations Davis PTA! Our school has been designated as a 2014-2016 National PTA School of Excellence. Davis Elementary and our PTA stood out as a nationwide leader in developing strong family-school partnerships.
Parents, do you feel like your children have become more tech savvy than you? Don't worry, we are here to help. Check out our Links & Resources page for monthly tips.
Looking for ways to help your child? Want to reinforce what your child is learning at school? Check out our Resources page and Activities grade level webpage to find interactive games, practice, and much more!
Visit our district website to find resourceful information pertaining to our school, other GISD facilities, parent newsletters, events and important dates for our parents.
Conéctese con nosotros
Davis tiene una forma nueva para que las familias puedan mantenerse conectados con todas las actividades de nuestra escuela. Se trata de una nueva aplicación que permite recibir los recordatorios de texto y mensajes. La mejor parte es que no es necesario tener la aplicación para recibir estos mensajes. Siga este sencillo paso para comenzar su conección con Davis: Envíe el texto @daviselem al (972) 295-9908.
* Tenga en cuenta que usted no será capaz de responder a los textos.
Página web de GISD
Visite la página web de nuestro distrito para información de recursos relacionados con la escuela, otras instalaciones GISD, boletín para los padres, eventos y fechas importantes para nuestros padres.