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VIEWPOINT: High school recruiting flap reveals wrong priorities  Quad City Times

How disappointing. You've probably read or heard something by now about the dispute between Moline High School and Bettendorf High School. The basis for ...



What's going on in Bettendorf, LeClaire, Pleasant Valley and Riverdale  Quad City Times

1984 BHS class to hold 35th reunion. The Bettendorf High School Class of 1984 with host its 35th reunion Friday-Sunday, July 26-28. The celebration will ...



Street Survival training at Bettendorf High School  KWQC-TV6

BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) - The Tire Rack Street Survival teen driver safety course came to Bettendorf High School this morning, teaching young adults how ...



Bettendorf High School, Class of 2019 | Bettendorf | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School. Class of 2019. Eleanor Grace Abbott, Spencer Randall Adams, Voyen Nathaniel Miller Adamson, Meri Isabelle Alleman, Bryson Edward ...



Bettendorf High School sends Class of 2019 to next chapter  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School held its 2019 Commencement at the school's auditorium on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Here are some images from the day.



Bettendorf High School honor roll | Bettendorf | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Honor Roll. Bettendorf High School. 2018-2019 First Semester. 9th Grade. Highest Honor Roll: Isabelle Appel, Aliya Barnett, Hannah Beintema, Bradley Bodkin, ...



Bettendorf High School student subdued during school  OurQuadCities

Bettendorf school district officials say a high school resource officer had to subdue a student Wednesday after the student became "combative."



Potential threat to Bettendorf High School deemed a prank, police say  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa - A threat made to Bettendorf High School will prompt extra security on November 16. District leaders sent a letter to parents on November ...



How Bettendorf schools plan to make up snow days  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa -- Today's ice storm caused several school districts in the area to send students home early, but students have already had several days off ...



Bettendorf High School offers stress relief for students  Quad City Times

Allison Whitaker, a multi-sport athlete, is no stranger to stress.



Bettendorf School Board approves $17.2 million bond | Local Education  Quad City Times

The Bettendorf School Board unanimously approved Monday a bid for a $17380000 bond with Wells Fargo to complete a number of infrastructure projects in the ...



Survey: Bettendorf has 'caring' teachers, 'dysfunctional' board and administrators  Quad City Times

Bettendorf Community Schools parents and community members respect the district's teachers, but not the board or administration, according to the 2019 ...



Bettendorf associate principal wants to make a difference  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF — Each morning at 7:30 a.m., Kevin Skillett walks through the doors at Bettendorf High School expecting to make a difference.



Photos: MAC boys track championship at Bettendorf | High School Track & Field - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Darien Porter leads the boys 200-meter dash at the MAC boys championship at Bettendorf High School on Thursday. Porter won in 22.02 seconds.



Bettendorf High hosts 12th annual trebuchet competition | Local News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School students will compete with students from Pleasant Valley, North Scott, and Moline High schools in a trebuchet contest Thursday.



School board decides not to renew Bettendorf superintendent’s contract  WQAD Moline

The Bettendorf School Board decided to not renew the superintendent's contract.



'We're going to get a ton of backlash': Audio of closed meetings show Bettendorf schools spurned public input  Quad City Times

The parents shouted accusations. They wondered why they “couldn't have a voice.” They questioned why they were learning about major developments in ...



Teens test drive careers at Bettendorf High School event  Quad City Times

It was all part of Bettendorf High School's college and career readiness program to help young teens learn more about career choices.



Bank robbed in Bettendorf; schools briefly on lockdown  Quad City Times

Two Bettendorf schools were placed on lockdown briefly Thursday morning because of a bank robbery at US Bank.



Bettendorf voters reject $30 million bond referendum  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa-- Over two-thirds of people voted against the proposed bond referendum in Bettendorf Tuesday, Nov. 11, according to unofficial results ...



Bettendorf High School | Local Education | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

BETTENDORF High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 361 students:



Who's in the news in Bettendorf, LeClaire and Pleasant Valley  Quad City Times

Bettendorf Middle School teacher recognized for excellence in ag education.



Spartans edge Bulldogs to return to state | High School Soccer - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

Pleasant Valley starts just two seniors. It has just six upperclassmen on the roster.



Police get 5 kids off roof of Bettendorf High School  WQAD Moline

No arrests were made. Police notified the kids' parents. A guardian came to pick each one up.



Bulldogs' Porter, Bell sign with Iowa State, South Dakota  Quad City Times

Darien Porter moved to the Quad-Cities before starting middle school. Carter Bell has been at Bettendorf for just the past three years.



Bettendorf to host parent meeting to discuss Ross College transition plan  Quad City Times

Like many Bettendorf parents, Todd Wade has questions about how the 2019-2020 school year is going to go for his child, a Thomas Jefferson Elementary ...



Bettendorf High School students attend assembly showcasing trades  KWQC-TV6

The project is supposed to be finished at the end of Setepmber.



Rick's Six: Snow's coming, threat to Bettendorf High, Hawks win, and tree festival  Quad City Times

A good Friday to all. Let's get started with a Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather *Service* and a threat made at Bettendorf High School.



Bettendorf High School Class of 2018 | Bettendorf News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School Class of 2018.



Get to know Joy Kelly, interim principal at Bettendorf High School  Quad City Times

When the bell rings at Bettendorf High School, Joy Kelly is on the move.



Photos: Bettendorf at Davenport Central Football | Bettendorf High School  Quad City Times

Davenport Central hosted Bettendorf at Brady Street Stadium, Thursday, October 18, 2018, and was handed a loss by the Bulldogs 28-7. Bettendorf now enters ...



Bettendorf High School student charged in stabbing of classmate  WQAD.com

A 15-year-old student is facing charges after she reportedly stabbed a 16-year-old classmate at Bettendorf High School.



ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Oliver Bakeris | Bettendorf | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Oliver Bakeris.



Quad-City Times All-Area girls soccer team  Quad City Times

Rachel Daniels, sr. Geneseo: The Northern Illinois Big 12 MVP scored 31 goals and added 17 assists to lead Geneseo to a program-high 22 wins. Carly King, sr.



Bettendorf High School graduates | Bettendorf News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

The following students are graduates of the Bettendorf High School Class of 2017:



Updated: Bettendorf High School lockdown is lifted | Local News  Quad City Times

UPDATE: Bettendorf High School, in consultation with the Bettendorf Police Department, has completely lifted the lockdown provisions in place this afternoon.



Bettendorf High School announces interim principal  WQAD.com

BETTENDORF, Iowa — Joy Kelly has been chosen to serve as the interim principal at Bettendorf High School for the 2016-2017 school year. Kelly has been an ...



Bulldogs trip up Lancers to qualify for state duals  Quad City Times

As Luke Jefferson was clinging to a lead in the third period of his bout Wednesday night, the Bettendorf fans started chanting his name.



Experts: Bettendorf High School's HVAC system at risk  Quad City Times

While the new Grant Wood Elementary School is being built in Bettendorf, attention has turned to an aging mechanical system that needs to be replaced at ...



Bettendorf sixth graders learn how to survive natural disasters  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa -- What's it take to survive a natural disaster? Most Bettendorf sixth graders have never had a close brush with disaster, but some of them ...



Prolific Bulldogs need to be 'dominant' in trenches  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's football team has no shortage of firepower on its offense.



Salute to Sports 2019 video | Quad Cities High School Sports - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

Here is the highlight video played Sunday afternoon at the Quad-City Times' 38th annual Salute to Sports show at Bettendorf High School's Performing Arts ...



Photos: Pleasant Valley at Bettendorf Girls Basketball | High School Girls Basketball - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

The Pleasant Valley Spartans traveled to Bettendorf, Friday, December 21, 2018, to take on the Bulldogs in girls basketball. The Spartans came away with the ...



Spotlight on 'A Quiet Place,' written by Bettendorf natives  Quad City Times

Bettendorf-born filmmakers Scott Beck and Bryan Woods had anything but a quiet year. The Quad-City natives were in the spotlight in 2018 as the blockbuster ...



Parents concerned about plans to move students to Ross College temporarily  Quad City Times

Parents of Bettendorf students who will be attending the new Mark Twain Elementary School peppered three school officials Wednesday, Feb. 20, with questions ...



Carton, Hilmer share Mr. Basketball honor | High School Boys Basketball - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

DES MOINES — D.J. Carton is an athletic five-star prospect who powered Bettendorf to the top of the Class 4A state rankings and a 21-win season.



Rick's Six: 1 dead in collision with fire truck, area students graduate, and I-74 construction update  Quad City Times

A good Monday to all. The Quad-City area continues to dry out from recent rains and the Mississippi and Rock rivers have crested and floodwaters are beginning ...



Bettendorf schools look to bonds to fund upgrades  OurQuadCities

What would you say to higher property taxes if it meant improvements for local schools? Bettendorf's school district superintendent wants that answer to be yes.



Bakeris gives Bulldogs lift in victory over Blue Devils  Quad City Times

D.J. Carton challenged Oliver Bakeris after Tuesday night's win against Davenport North. The senior point guard felt Bakeris wasn't as aggressive on the ...



Who's in the news in Bettendorf, LeClaire and Pleasant Valley (copy)  Quad City Times

Carl Schillig scholarship. winners announced. Ashlee Kwak, Pleasant Valley High School, and Ty Callahan, Bettendorf High School, have been awarded Carl D.



Bettendorf plans another bang-up Fourth with music, fireworks, parade  Quad City Times

Music, in particular the traditional performance by the Bettendorf Park Band, will fill the Bettendorf air – along with fireworks, of course – this Fourth of July.



U.S. News: Ames, Iowa City West top list of best Iowa high schools  Des Moines Register

In a list led by Ames, West Senior and Decorah, 21 high schools made the top third of U.S. News and World Report's national rankings.



Bettendorf begins construction on new Mark Twain Elementary School  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF -. Kids are cheering a lot at Mark Twain Elementary School on Thursday, October 4. That's because they'll be the final students in the current ...



Planetarium has students, community seeing stars | Bettendorf News  Quad City Times

Now more than ever, Bettendorf students are seeing stars … among other images at the Donald A. Schaefer Planetarium at Bettendorf High School.



Athlete Of the Week | | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Student Name: Parker Knight. Coach Name: Robbie Furne. Sport: Girls golf. Age: 18. Grade: 12. School: Bettendorf High School. Coaches reason for the ...



Nothing is 'Quiet' about the lives of filmmakers from Bettendorf  Quad City Times

The lives of two Bettendorf High School filmmakers have been anything but quiet for the past year — and the buzz is getting louder for their new movie “A Quiet.



Photos: Assumption volleyball defeats Bettendorf in four | High School Volleyball - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

Assumption's Lea Nelson (4) hits the ball over the net as Bettendorf's Breanna VerMeer (12) tries to block it during the second set of their match Tuesday night at ...



Bettendorf teen with autism helps classmate having seizure  KWQC-TV6

BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) – Students on the special needs bus were ready to head home on Monday when one teen started seizing. “I was scared but I said ...



Quad-City Sports Hall of Fame: Olson grew to thrive with Bulldogs, Cyclones  Quad City Times

Sometimes, the things Jayme Olson hears in the halls at Bettendorf Middle School sound too familiar.



Bettendorf mayor says the city will seek downtown and riverfront development, not raise the tax levy rate  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa -- Bettendorf Mayor Bob Gallagher says the city will not be raising its tax levy in the 2019-2020 fiscal year. In his state of the city address ...



Painful night for Hounds  Burlington Hawk Eye

Burlington High School's kickoff receiving team took the field 11 times at Bracewell Stadium Friday night, and 11 times there was nothing to receive.



Inside Iowa high school star D.J. Carton's life as a five-star basketball recruit  DesMoinesRegister.com

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — Dale Carton stands by the bleachers in the Rock Island FIeldhouse, having just watched his son, five-star point guard D.J. Carton, put on a ...



ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Allie Brownson | Bettendorf | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Allie Brownson.



New principal named at Bettendorf High School  OurQuadCities

Bettendorf High School will have a new principal starting next fall.



Bettendorf School District celebrates retirees | Bettendorf News  Quad City Times

The following Bettendorf school district employees are retiring at the end of the school year.



“42nd Annual High School Art Invitational,” through May 2  River Cities Reader

Works by dozens of the area's most gifted young artists are currently on display at Rock Island's Quad City Arts Center Gallery, with the 42nd Annual High School ...



Ickes: Did BHS principal Casas do anything wrong?  Quad City Times

High School Principal Jimmy Casas fired a warning shot across Bettendorf's bow.



Rick's Six: Our coldest day, most schools closed, and so cold his whiskey froze  Quad City Times

A good Thursday to all. While the National Weather *Service* isn't ready to call it official yet, congratulations you have survived the coldest day ever in the ...



Bettendorf school board gives final nod to stadium renovation  Quad City Times

It's official. Bettendorf High School's football team will be playing on *fresh* synthetic turf at TouVelle Stadium for the Bulldogs' Sept. 5 season-opener against Iowa ...



Bettendorf to pay $50,000 to outgoing principal Jimmy Casas | Local Education  Quad City Times

Bettendorf schools will pay its outgoing high school principal $50000 after he accepted a job as an educational consultant in New York state, according to an ...



Website ranks Bettendorf, PV among Iowa's best school districts  Quad City Times

The website Niche has included Bettendorf and Pleasant Valley schools on its list of top school districts in Iowa.



Joy Kelly named Bettendorf HS principal | Local | qconline.com  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF -- Joy Kelly has been selected to serve as Bettendorf High School interim principal for the 2016-2017 school year, the district announced in a ...



Flood of 1969 | Ask the Times | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

On Saturday, April 26, 1969, the Mississippi River crested at 19.3 feet in the Quad-Cities.



Standing desks a hit with Bettendorf High students  Quad City Times

In Connie King's 28 years of teaching, she has tried many ways to keep students engaged in a Bettendorf High School English class that lasts an hour and 15 ...



Iowa boys track and field outlook: Individuals, teams to watch  Quad City Times

Eric Campie, sr., Camanche: Out for track for the first time, the sprinter had quite a performance last week at the River Valley Conference Indoor meet. He won ...



Bettendorf show choir surrounds issue of mental health  Quad-Cities Online

Last February, Andrea Cooper had little idea how timely and meaningful the songs she picked for Surround Sound, Bettendorf High's varsity show choir, would ...



Photos: Bettendorf boys soccer finishes second in 3A state championship  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Blake Rollinger (2) hugs assistant coach Dave Gamble as teammates Zach Elias (18) and Joey Parker (12) walk to the sideline after losing their 3A ...



Bettendorf couple plans winery, events center for former Olathea Golf Course  Quad City Times

A young couple from Bettendorf wants to rezone 13.3 acres of the former Olathea Golf Course in rural LeClaire to plant a vineyard and build a winery with tasting ...



Spartans softball snaps skid, sweep Bulldogs | High School Softball - QCVarsity.com  Quad City Times

After going 4-8 over its last 12 games, Jose Lara wanted his Pleasant Valley softball team to have fun Wednesday night.



'I've never forgotten the way I grew up back in Davenport': Did you know these famous entertainers are from the Quad-City area?  Quad City Times

You probably know some of the most famous people who have ties to the Quad-Cities: Leon “Bix” Beiderbecke, Ronald Reagan and John Deere are often ...



Craig set the standard for Q-C running backs  Quad City Times

Fred Harris has been coaching football in the Quad-Cities for about four decades and he has seen a lot of high-octane, high-stepping, high-profile running backs ...



Bettendorf principal scrutinized in district re-audit | Local Education  Quad City Times

A state report issued Thursday outlines several problems with Bettendorf Community School District policies and procedures and notes a potential conflict of ...



Bettendorf mourns loss of teen | Local News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Walking through the hallways at Bettendorf High School, senior Olivia Miles said she heard sniffling, but not much else.



Honor Roll | Bettendorf News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School. 2nd Semester Honor Roll 2016-17. Grade 9. Highest Honor Roll – 4.00. Isaac Arp, Zachary Berntgen, Olivia Bert, Kristin Boyler, Emma ...



Even-keeled Burke serves as catalyst for talent-rich Spartans  Quad City Times

His facial expression rarely changes. Whether Kevin Burke is swimming in a conference dual meet on a Thursday night or for a district or state championship on ...



Changes to Bettendorf school calendar upsets parents  WQAD.com

Most of the complaints made by parents who signed the petition say that adding a weeklong break in the fall is detrimental to students.



Davenport Police arrest Bettendorf High student in stabbing incident  Quad City Times

More than five weeks after police began investigating a stabbing incident that sent a Bettendorf High School senior into surgery, a classmate turned himself in to ...



German students, teachers visit Bettendorf High | | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School hosted 15 German students and their teacher chaperones this fall, marking 35 years of partnering Bettendorf High School and ...



Photos: Bettendorf boys soccer defeats Ankeny to advance to state final  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Brant Mueller (26) celebrates after scoring the winning goal for a 4-3 win in overtime against Ankeny in their 3A semifinal match at James C. Cownie ...



Bettendorf Principal Jimmy Casas resigns  WQAD.com

BETTENDORF, Iowa - Iowa State Auditor Mary Mosiman has released an audit showing expenses reimbursed to Bettendorf High School Principal Jimmy Casas.



Rick's Six: Restaurants battle back from flood issues, Abernathy's finds new home, and stolen bike returned after 12 years  Quad City Times

A soggy Tuesday to all. We just can't seem to shake the rain. Here are the latest weather details from the National Weather *Service*.



MY FAVORITE TEACHER: Building better 4th graders  WQAD Moline

Each year, News 8 celebrates the teachers making a difference in eastern Iowa and western Illinois. The five "My Favorite Teacher" honorees we salute in 2019 ...



Local middle school students help kick off Harlem Globetrotters’ game  WQAD Moline

The Harlem Globtrotters' World Tour is taking them through Moline and some local middle school students got to sing the National Anthem to kick off the games.



Introducing the Des Moines Register’s 2018 All-Iowa football teams  Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register's All-Iowa football teams have arrived, featuring the best players in each class, from Class 4A down to Eight-Player. The 2018 Elite ...



Bettendorf students hit the gym early during summer fitness program  Quad City Times

When Lacey Clark hears her alarm on an early summer morning, her first thought is: "I just want one more hour of sleep."



Who's in the news? Jacqueline Blaum | Local News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Jacqueline Blaum of Bettendorf is one of four Iowa State University students to receive Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier undergraduate scholarship ...



Franc Freeman | Quad-City Sports Hall of Fame | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Franc Freeman wasn't into winning popularity contests.



Mark Twain groundbreaking set for October 4th  WQAD Moline

Bettendorf, IA, – The Bettendorf Community School District is hosting a public groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, October, 4 to commemorate the beginning ...



Bettendorf principal under scrutiny in new state report  KCRG

The Quad-City Times says the state report issued Thursday outlines several problems with Bettendorf Community School District policies.



Trebuchet Contest at Bettendorf High School | News | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School students compete with their peers from Pleasant Valley,Clinton Prince of Peace, Moline High, and Durant schools in a trebuchet contest.



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