Archive for May, 2017
May 31st, 2017

Online registration opened July 17th, for current DMPS families. Families new to DMPS should contact our Welcome Center to begin the registration process. If you are in need of assistance with Online Registration Harding will have staff available on August 2nd from 4pm – 7pm AND August 3rd from 9am-12pm. Click above fore more information!


May 30th, 2017

Before starting 7th grade in the fall, students must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes in the fall. Currently, 36% of Harding’s incoming 7th grade students do not have the vaccination. Click the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.


May 19th, 2017

Des Moines Public Schools will offer free summer meals to children under the age of 18 as early as June 5. The meals are served at 31 locations throughout the community, with 26 of those locations also offering breakfast. This USDA funded program has been enormously successful, helping serve almost 147,000 meals last summer. Click above to read more and find a location near you.


May 10th, 2017

On July 17th, 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.


May 5th, 2017

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. Posts  


May 1st, 2017

Come celebrate our 8th graders move to North High School.  Harding and North are hosting a Promotion and Parents and Guardians are welcome to attend.  The Promotion will be held on Tuesday, May 23rd in the North High School Auditorium from 5:00pm to 6:15pm.  Students will need to sit in alphabetical order.  Below is the … Read more »


May 1st, 2017

Harding’s Parent Newsletter for the end of the year is now available under the PARENTS tab.  Paper copies are available in the main office .  Click above to view the End of the Year 2017 Parent Newsletter!