Student/District Fees

Like most school districts, Des Moines Public Schools charges fees for some programs and services to recover expenses. This page contains a listing of all student fees, food service prices, child care prices and facility costs for the 2013-14 school year.

STUDENT FEES

Activity Pass (SAT)
Punch Pass (10 games) Home School Only T (Activity Pass)

$  40/year

H.S. Student Home School & CIML game

$  55/year

Individual Adult Home School Only

$100/year

Senior Citizen or M.S. Student Home School Only

$  30/year

Family Home School Only

$250/year

 

Activity/Sports Registration

Grades 9-12

2013-2014

First three activities

$10

Four or more activites

$  0

 

Band Instruments
District Wide

2013-2014

Rental

$25/year

Applies only to students using a district instrument

 

Drivers Education

2013- 2014

2012-2013

In-District

$325 (1st time)

$300

Out-of-District

$325 (1st time)

$350

 

Graduation Fee
Cap/Gown

2013-2014

H.S. Graduates

$60/year

 

Planners
Determined by school

 

Textbooks

2013- 2014

2012-2013

Kindergarten

$25/year

$10/year

Grades 1-5

$25/year

$20/year

Grades 6-8

$50/year

$40/year

Grades 9-12

$65/year

$50/year

 

FOOD SERVICE FEES

2013- 2014

2012-2013

Breakfast
* Reduced

$ .30

$ .30

Elementary

$1.60

$1.50

Middle

$1.70

$1.60

High

$1.75

$1.65

Adult

$2.00

$1.90

Lunch
* Reduced

$ .40

$ .40

Elementary

$2.55

$2.45

Middle

$2.60

$2.50

High

$2.65

$2.65

Adult

$3.25

$3.20

After School Snack
* Reduced

$ .30

$ .30

Full Price

$1.05

$1.05

* Reduced Rate Set By USDA

 

CHILD CARE FEES

District Wide Preschools
4 Year-Full School Day

2013- 2014

2012-2013

½ day is preschool½ day is childcare

$75/week

$55/week

 

Cowles Preschool Programs

2013- 2014

2012-2013

3 Year-Full School Day

$160/week

$150/week

3 Year-Morning PreK

$105/week

$  98/week

4 Year-Full School Day

$  95/week

$  90/week

4 Year Morning PreK

$-

$-

AM Only-Pax Place

$  50/week

$  46/week

PM Only-Pax Place

$  60/week

$  54/week

AM & PM-Pax Place

$  70/week

$  68/week

 

Metro Kids Care
Public Sponsored

2013- 2014

2012-2013

Before & After*

$74/week

$73/week

Before & Early Out*

$63/week

$62/week

Before Only

$52/week

$51/week

After School Only*

$60/week

$59/week

Early Out Only

$22/week

$21/week

Full Day

$31/day

$30/day

Summer

$135/week

$130/week

Registration Fee

$25/year

$25/year

Discounts Free to school-agers of Metro Kids Staff
*Early-out days increase the weekly rates when afternoon care is requested

 

FACILITY FEES

For availability and additional information contact Community Education at 515-242-8521

2013- 2014

Facility

Group A: Non-profit

Group B: For profit

Auditorium, Elementary School*

$30/hr.

$130/hr.

Auditorium, Middle School*

$30/hr.

$130/hr.

Auditorium, High School*

$30/hr.

$150/hr.

Baseball Field

$50/hr.

$150/hr.

Cafeteria with Kitchen/Concession Stand*

$40/hr. +F.S. Supervisor

$150/hr. +F.S. Supervisor

Cafeteria w/o kitchen

$25/hr.

$100/hr.

Camping Programs*

$250/wk.

$250/wk.

Class Room

$10/hr.

$25/hr.

Computer Lab*

$35/hr.

$60/hr.

Gym, Elementary School

Youth $10/hr. – Adult $25/hr.

$50/hr.

Gym, Middle School

Youth $15/hr. – Adult $30/hr.

$50/hr.

Gym, High School*

Youth $15/hr. – Adult $50/hr.

Youth $50/hr. – Adult $250/min.

Hallway

$20/hr.

$20/hr.

Library/Media Center

$20/hr.

$50/hr.

Multi-purpose Room

$15/hr.

$50/hr.

Pool**

$40/hr.

$80/hr.

Stadium Scoreboard

$25/hr.

$50/hr.

Stadium

$100/hr. (3 hr. min.)

$500/hr. (3 hr. min.)

Tennis Court

$5/hr.

$10/hr.

Track/Field

$75/flat

$350/flat

*$150.00 Deposit Required   **Certified Lifeguard Required
Additional Fees
Event Manager (if 30+in attendance and at the discretion of  the building administrator)

$30/hr. (2 hr. min.)

Cancel/Change

20% of rental cost

Custodian

$30/hr.

Food Service Supervisor

$25/hr.

Police/Security

Actual Cost

Sound/Light Person

$15/hr.

PA/Microphone

$50 flat fee

Rain Date Reservations: Initial Charge

$40

20% Administrative Charge will be added to all Facility Rental Fees
Additional Charge required for all WEEKEND custodial coverage
Sunday Rate
$200.00 flat fee/up to 4 rooms (plus custodial charges)