Callanan Middle School student musicians were chosen to participate in a city-wide concert in March. The performance featured a chorus, band and orchestra. Click on the headline to read more about this special night!
Between March 31 and April 11, DMPS students in grades 3 through 11 will be taking the Iowa Assessments (formerly known as the ITBS or ITED). Measuring academic achievement with the Iowa Assessments provides information to help our students succeed. The Iowa Assessments make this possible by providing detailed information about achievement in content areas … Read more »
No one can accuse Bobby Washington of thinking small, and he probably doesn’t need reminding to carry his books home from school. Afterall, this Callanan 7th grader has his sights set on the elimination of illiteracy. Click Bobby’s photo to read how he set up a non-profit corporation to provide books to schools in Africa.
Stacie Mitchell-Gweah, Callanan teacher and alumna, received the Golden Apple Award for teaching excellence from Allied Insurance and WHO-TV during a surprise assembly.
Books, books, and more books were available for Callanan students. The Callanan PTA sponsored a book swap during the lunch hour, which provided hundreds of students the opportunity to take home a book. Many students were actively involved and eager to participate in this special event.
Pictured is Kathy Jones, December’s Teacher of the Month. Also pictured are all the teachers’ who received nominations for December Teacher of the Month: Jennifer Davis, Melanie Overton, Felicity Croat, Justin Smith, Brian Fisher, Megan Gardner, Amy Randolph, Elizabeth Brekke, Gloria Brott, and Fritz Keeling. Way to go. We are really proud and thankful for all of the work … Read more »
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