School News


Online Registration Information


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Learn About School Choice for 2015-16


Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, this school will be offering school choice for the 2015-16 school year. This is required by NCLB of schools “in need of improvement.” Click the headline for more information and to download a School Choice request form. All forms are due no later than July 1. Late forms will not be accepted.

Homepage Feature

Fifth Grade Promotion


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Spring Concert 2015


King Elementary students participated in a spring concert on May 28th.  Click the title to see more pictures.


Field Day 2015


King students participated in Field Day on Friday, May 22.  Click here to see all of the pictures!


Boone Y Camp


King Elementary 5th graders visited the Boone Y Camp on April 23rd.  Students spent the day hiking, exploring the stream and learning about different types of environments.  

Upcoming Events

Aug 25
Meet the Teacher 4:00-6:00
Aug 26
First Day Of School - 1:30 Dismissal
Sep 07
No School - Labor Day
Oct 23
No School – Teacher Professional Develolpment
Nov 25
No School - Fall Break

1849 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA 50314
P: 515-242-8417 | F: 515-288-1382

About King Elementary School


1849 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50314

P: 515-242-8417 |F: 515-288-1382 | E:

School Hours:  Breakfast: 7:50 | Tardy Bell: 8:15| Dismissal: 3:00
Wednesday Dismissal: 1:30

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