We hope you’re enjoying a super Summer, but Fall is not far away! Get ready for 2014-2015 registration on July 24. Click the photo for more details.
East High will again be the site of the Jumpstart Back-to-School Health Fair, held this year on Saturday, July 26 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Sponsored by the Polk County Health Department and Des Moines University, the event offers free physicals and other health services for students in grades K-12. Click the image for more details.
The last day of the 2013-2014 school year was celebrated with laughter and tears in the Central Campus gym. Sing-alongs and a special video created just for outgoing 5th graders evoked a lot of emotion. To see photos, watch the video and read more about the last day assembly, click on the image.
Downtown School students were treated to a field day before school ends this week. They rode the bus to Brody Middle School, played outdoor games and enjoyed grilled hotdogs for lunch. It was a muggy, warm morning peppered with a lot of laughter and smiles. Click on the image to see more photos.
Downtown School may have some of the best class photos in the district. Students and teachers dressed up as a favorite book character for a rally and group photos in the library. Dozens of characters were represented and students were all smiles. Click the image for more photos.
If you hear, “Peep, peep, peep,” coming from Mrs. Jones and Mrs. Wheeler’s classroom, you can believe your ears. A brooder with half-dozen chicks now sits in the middle of the room. Students have been learning about the life cycle of a chicken. To read more about it and see photos, click on the image.
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