This web site serves as a guide for those students and parents/caregivers who have chosen the virtual learning option for the 2020-21 school year at Des Moines Public Schools. It outlines general expectations that will apply to both students and teachers as well as the framework for a typical school day during these atypical times.

Just under 40 percent of DMPS students have selected the all-virtual option, taking part in all of their classes online as we all continue to cope with the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.

Please review the information in the pages listed in the right-hand menu. Information for the different grade levels is listed first followed by other related topics.