Soccer Teams Score!

Even with all the weather issues and cancelled games, our boys and girls soccer teams had a phenomenal season! Boys (Wins-Losses): A-Team: 2-2 B-Team: 3-1 Girls (Wins-Losses): A-Team: 6-0 (Undefeated!) B-Team: 3-2 Congratulations to all our players!

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9th Annual Washington D.C. 8th Grade Trip

Des Moines Public Schools is excited to offer our 9th Annual Washington D.C. 8th Grade Trip. This trip is for ANY current 7th grade DMPS student who will be in 8th grade during the 2019-2020 school year. The …

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MAP Testing

MAP testing for the building begins next week!  Testing will be done from about 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Here is the schedule: 8th Grade: Monday, May 6 – Tuesday, May 7 7th Grade: Thursday, May 9 – Friday, May …

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Starting the Morning Off Right!

Our 8th graders were greeted by smiling teachers and pancakes Monday morning as Goodrell staff served them breakfast in preparation for the beginning the ISASP tests!  Check out some of the action below:  

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Iowa Statewide Assessment of Student Progress

As we move into April, the spring testing season is quickly approaching!  The Iowa Statewide Assessment of Student Progress (Iowa Assessments) will be taken beginning April 15 through May 2.  All grades will be tested in math, language …

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Victory for Battle of the Books!

Our Battle of the Books team competed in the regional competition on Thursday, March 14 and took 1ST PLACE!  Congratulations to the whole team!  All their hard work and dedicated reading time paid off.  Members include (from the left): Mekenzie Stonehocker, Makhani Scearcy, …

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Spring Break

Spring Break begins tomorrow!  It will run from Friday, March 15 – Tuesday, March 26.  The office will be closed Friday, March 15 – Wednesday, March 20.  Classes will resume on Wednesday, March 27.  That Wednesday will also …

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Spring 2019 Conferences

We will be having our spring conferences on Wednesday, February 27 from 3:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.  They are an open house format, so come as you can during that time!

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