This day will include activities to build leadership skills, discover everything you need to know about your new school, and learn the secret to opening your locker in record time. This program is a great opportunity for new 6th graders to get to know other students, their teachers, the building, and have LOTS OF FUN!!!!! … Read more »
Best wishes to everyone for an enjoyable, fun, and relaxing summer break. And a big thanks to our students, staff and parents for making 2012-13 a successful and productive school year. The 2013-14 academic year, for schools on our regular calendar, will begin on Thursday, August 22 (for those of you counting, that’s 77 days away).
Mark your calendar! Free sports physicals offered Saturday, July 27th at East High School from 11am – 6pm. All Polk County K-12 students welcome! Services Provided: Physicals Immunizations Dental screenings Lead tests EKG Mental health screenings Health and dental insurance application After school programming All services are FREE! Participants of health screenings receive a backpack … Read more »
Des Moines Public Schools is pleased to announce the sponsorship of our Summer Food Service Program, which gets underway at several locations on June 10. Free meals will be made available to all children 18 years old or younger. Click above for more details about Harding’s Summer Food Service Program.
Click above to view pictures of our ELL celebrations!
Students in Hip-Hop: Rhetoric & Rhyme paired with Mr. Williams’ 5th grade class at Findley Elementary School to build literacy and leadership skills. We are thankful for the opportunity to work with these amazing young people! Click above for more information about the mentoring program.