School News

Success 4 Sixth Grade

7/20/2017

Are you ready for 6th grade?? Join us Thursday, July 27th for our free day camp!  You’ll have a chance to get to know your fellow classmates, discover everything you need to know about your new school, and start building some Goodrell pride. Lunch and busing are provided. Pre-registration is required to attend. It runs … Read more »

8th Grade Celebration

5/3/2017

8th grade celebration will be held May 30th at 8:30 am in the Goodrell Middle School auditorium.    

Dance Dance Dance

4/24/2017

8th grade students and families! Harding Middle School has graciously invited DMPS middle school 8th graders to attend their Spring Formal. The dance will be held May 25th from 6-8pm at the Scottish Rite Temple. Tickets will be sold in the GMS library from 7:15-7:35.  They are $10.   Please call or email Ms. Van De … Read more »

girl gets off school bus

Attention: Incoming 7th Grade Students

3/29/2017

Before starting 7th grade in the fall, students must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes in the fall. Currently, 65% of Goodrell students do not have the vaccination. Click the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.

Enrichment – What is that?

9/4/2015

Enrichment is a class which targets the specific learning needs of students across various subject areas. We use assessment data from classes to determine how students will be placed in Enrichment. Students who are struggling with specific learning standards are placed in Enrichment classes, based on the most current assessment data, to get timely support … Read more »

School Hours

9/2/2015

Students may enter the school building beginning at 7:10 AM on school days. Classes begin at 7:40 AM promptly. Students are expected to be in class at 7:40 AM. School ends at 2:30 PM (1:00 PM on Wednesdays). Students need to be picked up by 2:45 PM (1:15 PM on Wednesdays) or in the supervision … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Jul 27
Success 4 Sixth Grade
Aug 01
School Board Meeting
Aug 03
On-Site Registration Day 1
Aug 10
On-Site Registration Day 2
Aug 15
School Board Meeting

Goodrell is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

Bulletin Board

Ready for back-to-school shopping?  Click HERE for the 2017-18 School Supply List!

Miranda Rights


ES178990Save $10 with promo code F9tRxEyA

Calendar of Events

S M T W T F S
             
             
             
             
             
             

About Goodrell Middle School

3300 E. 29th Street, Des Moines, IA 50317

P: 515-242-8444 | E: goodrell@dmschools.org

 

Goodrell Middle School is an International Baccalaureate World School – Middle Years Programme, which designed to help students develop the knowledge, understanding, attitudes and skills necessary to participate actively and responsibly in an ever-changing world. Read more..

Greetings Goodrell Middle School community!

Click here for more »