Downtown School students collected more than 1,500 items for the DMARC food pantries before Winter break. For exceeding their goal, and to celebrate the end of the calendar year, they were treated to a dance party in the gym! Click on the headline to see more fun photos.
Join us this Friday night in the Central Campus auditorium for the annual DTS Movie Night. Register in advance for pizza by clicking on the headline. Pizza is served at 6:00, the movie begins at 6:30. (No food in the auditorium.) The whole family is welcome!
Downtown School 5s and 6s celebrated the arrival of winter with a fun choral concert for their families. Students sang about gingerbread men, melting snowmen and jingle bells! Thanks to our 5 and 6 teachers and staff for a wonderful time! Click on the headline to see photos of the concert.
Winter break is approaching quickly. Don’t forget to bring in items for the food bank this week. Also, our last All School Sing of the year is on Friday, Dec. 16 at 8:30 a.m. in the Central Campus auditorium. Our last day of school before break is Dec. 16, and we’ll see you back here on Tuesday, Jan. 3! We wish you the happiest of holidays!
We hope everyone is enjoying Thanksgiving break! Before we departed on Friday, some of our students talked to the district about some of the things for which they are thankful. Click on the headline to enjoy the video.
Students in Stephanie Hubka and Abby Boruff’s class at Downtown School made cards to thank SRO Vinnie Quang for his service. After Quang spoke to the students briefly, the students handed him their cards and joined in for a group hug. After the tragic deaths of two officers, schools throughout Des Moines are paying tribute to our police officers. To see pictures from DTS, and other DMPS schools, click on the headline.
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