Des Moines Parks and Recreation and Des Moines Public Schools are partnering to offer a youth basketball league for the 2014-2015 season. The program is for students in grades 1st through 7th. The registration deadline is October 17 and fees are $50 per student or $450 per team. Click the header to learn more and register to play.
Goodrell Middle School students watched Danish gymnasts perform some pretty incredible flips and leaps! The Gymnastics Performance Team, a touring gymnastics group from Denmark, performed at Grand View University today. Click the image to see why students loved the show.
Thank you to all of the students, staff and community members who joined us for Goodrell’s 13th Annual Walk to School Day. According to the 2013 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, Iowa is #10 in the nation when it comes to being physically, emotionally, and mentally healthy. Click on the image to see more photos.
Eighth-grader MaryKate Walling shows off her new Nicaraguan pulseras (bracelets) sold by the 8th grade Spanish classes. The students raised $1,295 which will be used to provide a scholarship for one of the artists to attend school for 2 years. Click on the headline to read more.
Goodrell has a marching band. Students have been practicing before, after and during school. They walked in the Beverdale Parade.
8th graders in Art were assigned to design an eye. Here are a few examples of their work.