Community

Community Outreach. Public Input.

With more than 32,000 students and nearly 5,000 employees, there are a lot of stories to tell about the work and accomplishments within Des Moines Public Schools. And there is a lot of information to share, from school registration to high school graduation and countless things in between.

The Communications & Public Affairs office works closely with administration and staff to inform employees and the public about what’s happening in the district. Please visit ths links to the right to see our most recent news releases, stories from our On The Record blog and video from DMPS-TV, our 24/7 cable channel. Plus, view archived copies of our award-winning weekly newsletter.

You can also get news and information about Des Moines Public Schools by following us on Facebook, Twitter and other social media outlets. Click on the social media icons at the bottom of this page.

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Media requests should be directed to:

Phil Roeder
Director of Communications & Public Affairs
2100 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
515-242-8153 (office)
515-991-5603 (mobile)
phillip.roeder@dmschools.org

Amanda Lewis
Communications Officer
2100 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
515-242-8162 (0ffice)
515-451-3336 (mobile)
amanda.lewis@dmschools.org