Online registration will open on Tuesday (7/5), for current DMPS families. Families new to DMPS should contact our Welcome Center to begin the registration process. To help ensure that schools and students are well prepared for the first day of school, parents are encouraged to register their child online at their convenience. For more information about Harding’s online registration process, click above.
Musician Will Keeps recorded his latest video, “Greatness” at Harding Middle School this month with the help of students and staff. Keeps explains the video, and principal Joy Linquist weighs in with how the video’s message is inspiring her students in this Des Moines Register article. Click above to read!
On July 26th, you will have the opportunity to come visit Harding for the Success 4 Sixth Grade program! This program is a great opportunity for new 6th graders to get to know other students, teachers, the building, and have LOTS OF FUN!!!!! This program is FREE and lunch is provided. Registration is REQUIRED. Click above for more details.
Harding is getting brand new doors and an entire new entrance. Entrance into the building will be re-routed through the gym doors facing Cambridge Street during this construction period. The main office has temporarily moved to the library. Visitors will need to knock (loudly) and/or call 242-8445 for assistance into the building. We apologize for … Read more »
If you have summer food, health or clothing needs, Des Moines Public Schools and Polk County have resources for you. From immunizations to free meals, clothing to utility payments, you’ll find a list of places where help can be found. Click above for more information!
Iowa law now requires that all students entering 7th grade receive a one-time booster of the Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis) vaccine. This change was implemented at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year. Parents of incoming 7th graders for the 2016-2017 school year click above for more information.