State Approves Waiver for DMPS Virtual Learning

Online Instruction November 16-30 in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic   Des Moines Public Schools joins a growing list of Iowa school districts seeking a waiver for virtual learning due to the growing number of COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and …

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Board Meeting Moved to Wednesday, September 30

School Board chair Kyrstin Delagardelle and vice chair Dwana Bradley announce a change in this week’s Board meeting: “As a School Board, we respect the many cultures that comprise our school district. Unfortunately, we inadvertently scheduled a meeting …

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Statement on Court’s Denial of Injunction Request

Superintendent Thomas Ahart released the following statement in response to a denial by Polk County District Court for a temporary injunction so that Des Moines Public School could safely begin the school year in the midst of a …

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