School News

Open House 2018-2019

8/13/2018

The countdown to the 1st day of school is in the single digits!!  Come join us for Goodrell’s open house!  It will be on Tuesday, August 21 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  This is a great opportunity to: Pick up a schedule Meet your teachers See your classrooms Meet your classmates Purchase a P.E. … Read more »

LaShone Mosley scans ID on a DART bus.

Student IDs, DART Access to Change

8/3/2018

The way students access DART buses is changing beginning in school year 2018-19. When students receive their school IDs this Fall, the badge will have a QR code embedded on it. The QR code will serve as the student’s “ticket” to ride DART. Students will be required to scan the QR code when boarding DART buses. Click on the headline to read more about the change, and the district’s partnership with DART.

Registration Reminders

7/27/2018

Cheers to the upcoming 2018-2019 school year!  Don’t forget to register!  Registration is a required part of starting the school year.  Looking for information?  Click on our registration page found HERE. Some important dates to remember: Spanish Assistance with Registration: Friday, August 3 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. On-Site Registration Day #1: Monday, August … Read more »

Registration 2018-2019

7/9/2018

Registration for the 2018-2019 school year is right around the corner!  You can find everything you need to know on our registration page located HERE!  DMPS online registration opens on Monday, July 16.  Our on-site registration days are Monday, August 6 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Thursday, August 9 from 4:00 p.m. – … Read more »

Success 4 Sixth Grade

6/18/2018

Are you looking forward to the 2018-2019 school year?  Are you going to be in 6th grade?? Are you ready??? Join us Tuesday, July 17, 2018 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 … Read more »

Homepage Feature

Happy Summer!

5/31/2018

From everyone here at Goodrell: cheers to a safe and relaxing summer for everyone!  A notification will go out when yearbooks are available for pick-up, so those who bought one can come grab it.  The office is open all summer from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. until August 6th, when it will switch to the … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Aug 21
2018-2019 Open House
Aug 23
First Day of School
Sep 03
Labor Day – No School
Sep 04
School Board Meeting
Sep 06
Picture Day

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Bulletin Board

Daily Information:
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
School Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 3:25 p.m. Doors open @ 8:10 a.m.
Early Out: Every Wednesday @ 2:10 p.m.
School Lunch: Goodrell is a 100% free lunch school.  All students can get a free breakfast and lunch daily.

Announcements:

Open House: Join us for our Open House on Tuesday, August 21 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.!

Physicals: Don’t forget to get your physical for the 2018 – 2019 school year!  An annual physical is required to participate in athletics.  All incoming 7th graders MUST have the meningococcal vaccine or they CANNOT start school.

Yearbooks: Yearbooks are in!  Stop by and grab yours today!  They are also still available for purchase.  Each are $25.00.


Goodrell Athletics: Click HERE to view upcoming athletic events!

Activities Schedule: Want to know what awesome activities are going on after school?  Click HERE!

IB Newsletter: Check out our monthly newsletter HERE!

Registration: Find all the information you need for registering for the 2018-2019 school here HERE!

School Supply List: Find the 2018-2019 School Supply List HERE!


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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..

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