New Leader Takes Wheel at DMPS Transportation

DMPS Names LaShone Mosley as Director of Transportation Des Moines Public Schools announces the appointment of a new Director of Transportation. LaShone Mosley takes over for Donna Cooper, who served as interim director. Mosley comes to DMPS from …

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Hoover High School Named an Iowa STEM BEST Partner

Hoover High School has been named a STEM BEST Partner by the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council. The awards support school partnerships with other organizations and businesses to  support educational programs in areas ranging from information technology and bioscience …

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DMPS Celebrates National School Lunch Week

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Des Moines Public Schools recognizes National School Lunch Week. The theme, “Recipes for Success” is an opportunity to showcase the quality meals …

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Statement on Johnston’s Decision to Cancel School

Classes and activities are continuing as usual today at Des Moines Public Schools. DMPS is aware of threats made late yesterday, and that the Johnston Community School District decided to cancel classes today. DMPS has been in contact …

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