Tucker Sindlinger, the assistant coach for Des Moines Menace soccer team, made a special visit to Harding Middle School. During his visit he met and worked with Abraham who is a HUGE soccer fan. Abraham earned this privilege for being rated positive. Each week Harding students are rated either negative, neutral, or positive. Students have … Read more »
It may have snowed Monday morning, but it’s not too early to think about summer plans. Thanks to a 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant, DMPS is pleased to announce summer programs available at eight middle schools beginning on June 9. For more information, and to apply online, click above.
Time to start planning for the 4th annual Close Up Trip to Washington D.C. for the 2014-2015 DMPS 8th graders. Close Up is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that works with students and educators to promote active citizenship. Close Up has 40 years of experience in history education and has welcomed over 750,000 students and teachers to Washington, DC on our programs. 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 2014-2015 school year click above for more information.
District Wide 8th Grade Formal is on Wednesday, May 28th from 6-9pm. The dance is held at the Scottish Rite Temple and hosted by Warren G. Harding’s DJ Wolf Pack. Tickets are available in the main office for $10.00 each. Music provided by DJ Wolf Pack! There will be a FREE photo booth and concessions … Read more »
Youth Sports Injury Prevention Clinic is offering FREE physicals to all middle or high school athletes on Wednesday, May 14th. Located at Iowa Ortho & Physiotherapy Assoc. Downtown from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Registration required! Click above for more information.