November 1st, 2017

On November 16th at 2:30 PM , the Des Moines School District will be sending out a test message for inclement weather.  Please read the document under the PARENT TAB if you have any questions.  Thanks

October 27th, 2017

Thanks to Athene, students at Studebaker, Cattell, McKinley and Howe will stay a bit warmer this winter with new boots and coats. At Studebaker, an assembly line of Athene volunteers helped to fit more than 500 students into new coats and boots on October 26. This is the 24th year that Athene has donated winter items to DMPS students. Click on the headline to read more.

August 10th, 2017

No more pulling crumpled paper flyers from your student’s backpack! Opportunities in the community will now be available online, instead of jumbled up with homework and artwork. Read about child-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.