The Des Moines School Board meets regularly at 5:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of most months; the schedule for the current school year is listed below. In addition, the School Board holds special meetings and work sessions throughout the year as needed.

Regular School Board meetings are held in the multi-purpose room on the 2nd floor of Central Campus, located at 1800 Grand Avenue in Des Moines. School Board meetings are also streamed live and archived on the district’s YouTube channel.

If you wish to speak at a meeting, please contact Rosa Rivera Hernandez at At this time, speakers must be in-person to speak at a School Board meeting.

For additional information on School Board meetings, including upcoming agendas and past minutes, please visit the menu above or links to the right.

Board Meeting Schedule 2021-22

July 6January 4
August 3January 18
September 14February 1
September 21February 15
October 5March 1
October 19April 5
November 2April 19
November 16May 3
December 7May 17
June 7
June 21