Career Day Turns Big Dreams Into Plans

Harding’s 4th annual Dream Big Career Day included journalists, firefighters, politicians, environmentalists, judges, dentists, soldiers, musicians, poets – even a magician was there, though the message common to all of the occupations represented was that careers don’t happen magically. They usually result from hard work and deliberate planning. Click on the headline to read more!

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Application Period Open For Trip to KOFU, Japan

The student application process for the June 2019 Kofu, Japan Exchange is underway. This student exchange is entering its 36th year and proves to be one of the most rewarding educational opportunities offered to the students of Des Moines Public Schools. Click on the headline to see a student produced video and read more about the trip. Students must be at least 12 years old on or before June 1, 2019 to be eligible.

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