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The last day of school is Thursday, May 26th.  There will be a two hour early dismissal that day.
Epworth Elementary School
Address: 201 Jacoby Drive East | Epworth, IA 52045
Phone: (563) 876-5514
Fax: (563) 876-3208
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School Hours
Take In Time: 8:25 AM (Students arriving after 8:25 are considered tardy)
Dismissal Time: 3:10 PM

Dan Butler

Mission Statements

Epworth Elementary Mission
"Excellence in Education"
Western Dubuque Community School District Mission
"Empower confident, well-prepared citizens to excel in the 21st century."
About Our School

Epworth Elementary Fast Facts

Epworth Elementary logo Grade Levels Served: Preschool - 5th grade

Enrollment (approximate): 380 Students

Epworth Elementary is a Preschool through 5th Grade building serving approximately 380 students, with programs meeting the needs of all children, including special education, talented and gifted, guidance, speech and language development, Title I Reading, physical education, general music, art, and library/media instruction. Epworth Elementary is located in Epworth, IA and one of five elementary schools in Western Dubuque Community School District.

Epworth is a small community of approximately 2,000 residents. The student population is made up of children from the city of Epworth, Holy Cross, Bankston, and surrounding rural areas.

The building opened in the fall of 2003. The school consists of 22 classrooms, art room/music room, media center, gymnasium and cafeteria. The building uses geothermal energy for heating and cooling resulting in year-round climate control.

There are twenty-four desktop computers available in the Epworth Elementary computer lab and an additional thirty laptop computers on a mobile cart with touch screen capabilities for student and teacher use. More than fifty iPads are available for student and teacher use as well. Twenty-one interactive whiteboards equipped with ActivInspire software have been installed in classrooms to enhance instruction while promoting active student engagement. Live broadcasting tools have been installed in classrooms and within a video production room. Students and staff have the ability to steam relevant information, broadcast announcements while creating a variety of green screen video productions.

The faculty at Epworth Elementary is dedicated to providing a challenging and rigorous curriculum to all of our students, in a nurturing and safe environment. We facilitate the growth of our students socially, behaviorally, emotionally, as well as academically. We are heavily invested in the growth of your child. Please do not hesitate to contact our office (563-876-5514) if you happen to have any questions or if we can be of assistance to you.
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