High Schools

All High Schools: 8:25 AM – 3:25 PM

Middle Schools

All Middle Schools (including Cowles and Ruby Van Meter): 8:30 AM – 3:25 PM

Elementary Schools

All Elementary School: 7:30 AM – 2:25 PM

NOTE: All schools will dismiss 75 minutes early on Wednesdays throughout the school year.

Click here for information on the new school hours at DMPS.


District and School Offices

  • District administrative offices are open from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM weekdays.
  • The Welcome Center at 2100 Fleur is open from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.
  • School offices will be open from 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM throughout the summer with the exception of vacation periods.

Click here for the district’s academic calendar for 2018-19.