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Support Our Schools!

DCPS accepts recyclable items.

DCPS schools welcome community support


The Daviess County Public Schools district is fortunate to have outstanding support from our community, including individuals, businesses and organizations.


Among the many ways interested people can support our schools is by donating items to be recycled or redeemed for cash or products.


The following list includes examples of items collected by our schools. Items may be taken to these sites anytime during regular school hours. Please call first to confirm items are still being accepted. 


Plastic bottle caps

Burns Middle School (attn: Tammy Townsend) - 4610 Goetz Drive, 270-852-7400



Aluminum pull tabs
Country Heights Elementary School - 4961 Kentucky 54 - 270-852-7250



Aluminum cans

Daviess County High School (attn: Madison Turner) - 4255 New Hartford Road, 270-852-7300



Printer ink cartridges - Please NO toner cartridges from copy machines
Undamaged, branded cartridges only please (refurbished cartridges cannot be recycled)

Burns Middle School (attn: Tim Hicks) - 4610 Goetz Drive, 270-852-7400



Box Tops for Education*
Audubon Elementary School – 300 Worthington Road – 270-852-7150

Burns Elementary School – 4514 Goetz Drive – 270-852-7170

Country Heights Elementary School - 4961 Kentucky 54 - 270-852-7250

Deer Park Elementary School - 4959 New Hartford Road - 270-852-7270

East View Elementary School – 6104 Kentucky 405 – 270-852-7350

Highland Elementary School – 2909 Kentucky 54 – 270-852-7370

Meadow Lands Elementary School – 3500 Hayden Road – 270-852-7450

Sorgho Elementary School – 5390 Kentucky 56 – 270-852-7470

Southern Oaks Elementary School - 7525 U.S. 431 South - 270-852-7570

Tamarack Elementary School - 1733 Tamarack Road - 270-852-7550

West Louisville Elementary School - 8400 Kentucky 56 - 270-852-7650

Whitesville Elementary School - 9656 Kentucky 54 - 270-852-7670

College View Middle School – 5061 New Hartford Road – 270-852-7500

Daviess County Middle School - 1415 E. Fourth St. - 270-852-7600

* Families may simply download the Box Tops for Education app, select the school you wish to support and scan your receipts. Points automatically go to the school of your choice! You are also welcome to deliver Box Tops directly to your school! 


DCPS schools extend sincere thanks to our community for their continued support of our students and schools. In addition, donations of many of these items also support recycling and caring for our planet and its resources.


For more information about donating any of these items, contact the schools listed above or DCPS public information officer Lora Wimsatt at 270-852-7000 or


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