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ALERT: Two-Hour Delay, Thursday, Jan. 19

The Dubuque Community School District will operate on a two-hour delay today, Thursday, Jan. 19, due to dense fog and icy conditions, especially in the southern portions of the district.

All district-run morning pre-school is cancelled.

ALERT: No School Today, Tuesday, Jan. 17

Due to icy conditions, classes are cancelled and schools are closed in the Dubuque Community School District today, Tuesday, Jan. 17.

  • The District Honor Choir rehearsal scheduled for 4 p.m. at Irving Elementary School has been cancelled.

ALL GAMES SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT WILL BE HELD AS SCHEDULED:

  • Hempstead High School, ninth-grade girls to Cedar Rapids Kennedy
  • Hempstead High School, ninth-grade boys Green vs. Gold
  • Hempstead High School, sophomore and varsity basketball vs. Cedar Rapids Kennedy
  • Dubuque Senior High School, swim vs. Cedar Rapids Kennedy
  • Dubuque Senior High School, sophomore and varsity basketball vs. Cedar Rapids Prairie

Shout Out: Chris Yerges

A #dcsdshoutout to NASCAR race engineer Chris Yerges for sharing his experience and the science behind fast cars with student at Hempstead and Senior.

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January 10 Activity Cancellations

Due to inclement weather, all activities in the Dubuque Community School District are cancelled or postponed for tonight, Tuesday, Jan. 10. This includes the following:

  • All middle school practices are cancelled.
  • The Hempstead High School boys basketball game versus Cedar Rapids Kennedy has been postponed until January 17 at Hempstead.
  • The Hempstead High School girls basketball game versus Cedar Rapids Kennedy has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. \
  • The Dubuque Senior High School boys basketball game versus Cedar Rapids Prairie has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
  • The Dubuque Senior High School girls basketball game versus Cedar Rapids Prairie has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
  • The Hempstead High School ninth grade boys basketball game (Green vs. Gold) has been postponed until January 17.

District-Wide Update 5
2016-2017

IN THIS EPISODE: A Key Club initiative brings diapers to those in need, Hope Church provides a free book fair for Audubon students, Green Dot training continues, an Eisenhower Gingerbread tradition, and holiday season activities assist those in need.

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December 2016 Digital Fringe Gallery

The December 2016 edition of Digital Fringe, an online gallery of student art in the Dubuque Community School District, is now live!

View the 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.

District-Wide Update 4
(2016-2017)

IN THIS EPISODE: Dubuque Senior High School students participate in a 36-hour math competition, a Prescott Elementary School art installation at Dubuque Bank & Trust, Hempstead High School rain gutter races, and a bonus ‘stepping’ lesson from students at the Connect Program.