More than 400 student-musicians from every DMPS middle school came together yesterday for the All-City Middle School Music Festival. After an afternoon of rehearsals, the orchestra, band and choir performed an evening concert in the Jacobson Exhibition Center at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. Thank you to Marjorie Spevak, long-time patron of the festival, and guest conductors Michele Senger, Steve Day, and Brent Peterson. Click above for photos.
This summer, take advantage of the opportunities provided by the 21st Century Community Learning Center program. DMPS is pleased to announce we will once again offer free summer programming at Callanan, Harding, Goodrell and Weeks middle schools between June 5 and July 14, 2017. Click above to learn more and to register online.
Harding’s Parent Newsletter for March is now available under the PARENTS tab. Paper copies are available in the main office and in each student’s Homeroom classroom . Click above to view the March 2017 Parent Newsletter!
On March 1st, students in Ms. Mackey’s class led a school wide campaign called “Spread The Word To End The Word”. This campaign was started by the Special Olympics to stop the derogatory use of the “r-word” and to promote the inclusion of individuals with disabilities. Over 600 staff and students signed the pledge to … Read more »
Do you have a 5th grade student coming to Harding next year? Harding is having an orientation night for parents and family members. Click on the link above for details and to find which date your elementary school is scheduled.
Before our incoming 7th and 12th grade students can begin school in the fall, they must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will NOT be allowed to attend classes. Click above to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.