DMPS, Register Host Youth Forum for Presidential Candidates

Iowa’s largest news organization and Iowa’s largest and most diverse school district are partnering to co-sponsor a presidential candidate forum on issues important to students and young voters. STUDENTS: HOW TO ATTEND High school and college students from …

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DMPS Names New Director of Virtual Campus

Des Moines Public Schools offers an online high school campus to help meet the unique educational needs of each and every learner. The district has named Jon Mendoza director of the DMPS Virtual Campus. Jon Mendoza began his …

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Long-Time DMPS Educator to Direct Human Resources

Des Moines Public Schools Human Resources is pleased to welcome interim Chief of Human Resources Susan Tallman. She is transitioning from her position as the district’s Executive Director of Schools. Tallman started her DMPS career in 1991 as a classroom …

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DMPS Expands Program to Offer Free Meals at More Schools

Des Moines Public Schools will offer free breakfast and lunch at more elementary, middle and high schools this fall. DMPS is expanding its participation in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), adding eight additional schools, …

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