Group at public planning meeting

Facilities Plan

The Bettendorf Community School District's facilities plan.

NEW Mark Twain Elementary

New school design brings more space, more light, more community use, and more flexible learning opportunities for Bettendorf community. Students will begin school in the new building on January 6, 2020.

Drawing of entrance of new Mark Twain Elementary

NEW Grant Wood Elementary

Opened August 2018



Facilities Discussion Information Sheet Jan. 22, 2018
BCSD Facilities Discussion Questions & Answers January 2018
Administrative Recommendation | Administrative Recommendation Presentation

Legat Facility Reports
Facilities Assessments & Future Ready List with Estimates | Building Facility Structural Assessments

Other Information
2018-2024 Maintenance Projects Exceeding $200K |2018-2024 Annual Maintenance Estimates
Cost Analysis 5 vs 6 Elementaries | Enrollment Trendline Data

District Facilities Work Historical Timeline

Previous Facility Advisory Committee Work

2009 FAC Recommendation | 2016 FAC Recommendation


At the January 8, 2018 board meeting, directors were presented with the district administration proposal which included:

  • Consolidation of Mark Twain and Thomas Jefferson at a new school at a neutral site
  • Moving the Edison Academy to a leased space
  • Work at Paul Norton & Herbert Hoover elementary schools as well as Bettendorf Middle and High schools at outline in the Nov. 6, 2017 - Legat Presentation