DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, MASKS ARE REQUIRED INSIDE ALL DMPS BUILDINGS. SOCIAL DISTANCING IS REQUIRED WHEREVER POSSIBLE.

DMPS 2020-21 School Year Calendar (all schools)

(Note: This calendar was revised on Feb. 3, 2021)

July
7 School Board meeting

August
17
School Board meeting

September
1
School Board meeting
7 Labor Day Holiday
8 First day of school for students (100% virtual)
15 School Board meeting

October
6
School Board meeting
12 Preschool Hybrid First Day
19 Elementary Hybrid First Day
20
School Board meeting
26 Middle School Hybrid First Day
30
No Classes; Conferences

November
2‐3
Fall Break – No School
3 School Board meeting
10 High School Hybrid First Day
17 School Board meeting
25 No School
26‐27 Thanksgiving Holiday – No School

December
1
School Board meeting
23 – 31 Winter Break – No School

January
1
New Year’s Day No School
5
School Board meeting
18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No School
19 School Board meeting
22 End of first semester
25 First day of second semester

February
2
School Board meeting
16 School Board meeting

March
2 School Board meeting
15‐19 Spring Break – No School

April
6 School Board meeting
20 School Board meeting
23 School day for K-12, Preschool no school

May
4
School Board meeting
18 School Board meeting
27 Seniors: last day of school
28 Preschool: last day of school
31 Memorial Day – No School

June
1 School Board meeting
3 Last day of School; Early Release
15 School Board meeting


Class of 2021 Commencement Schedule

NOTE: Public health protocols will be followed at all graduation ceremonies, including the wearing of face masks. Schools will be limiting the number of guests according to the size of their Class of 2021, and will be sharing details with their graduates.

SCHOOLLOCATIONDATE/TIME
All Points AcademyCentral Campus AuditoriumMay 22, 2:00 p.m.
FocusCentral Campus AuditoriumMay 22, 2:00 p.m.
Ruby Van MeterRuby Van Meter GymnasiumMay 28, 6:00 p.m.
East High SchoolWilliams StadiumMay 29, 9:00 a.m.
(Rain date: May 30, noon)
Lincoln High SchoolLincoln RoundhouseMay 29, 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Roosevelt High SchoolDrake StadiumMay 29, 5:00 p.m.
(Rain date: May 30, 5:00 p.m.)
Hoover High SchoolDrake University Knapp CenterMay 30, 10:00 a.m.
North High SchoolDrake University Knapp CenterMay 30, 2:00 p.m.
Virtual CampusCentral Campus AuditoriumMay 30, 4:00 p.m.
Summer GraduationNorth High SchoolAugust 14, 10:00 a.m.

District Calendar for Download

DMPS Student Calendar 2020-21 (rev. 2.3.21)

DMPS Student Calendar 2021-22
Downtown School Student Calendar 2021-22