Note: The Freshman Academies, some vocational programs and instrumental/vocal music courses require slight variations to the typical block format.Freshman Academy uses "skinnies". Skinnies combine 2 core subjects in the same block. Each subject meets for half of a 90 minute block for the entire year.

26 Units of credit is the MINIMUM number of credits required to graduate from a Davenport Community School District high school. To prepare for success in college or the trades, additional courses offering duel credit (both college and high school credit) and Advanced Placement (AP) classes are offered. Student are encouraged to maximize their high school years by taking advantage of the opportunity to take these courses.