School News

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Battle of the Books

3/26/2017

Four King Elementary fourth graders participated in the district Gifted/Talented Battle of the Books Competition.  The King team finished in fourth place!

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Protejase de las redadas de inmigracion!

3/6/2017

ESTO  ES PARA TODOS LOS PADRES QUE ESTAN PREOCUPADOS CON LAS NUEVAS LEYES DE INMIGRACION. IMMIGRATION Part 1 IMMIGRATION Part 2

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Des Moines Art Exhibit at Capital Square

3/3/2017

The annual DMPS Art Exhibit begins this Thursday, March 2 with an opening reception from 5:30 – 7:30 PM at Capital Square. The exhibit is on display through March 7. Building hours at Capital Square are 5:30 AM to 8:30 PM.   See more pictures on Flickr!    

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Bowl For Kids’ Sake

3/3/2017

King Staff members worked together to raise money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Central Iowa through Bowl For Kids’ Sake.  

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Kindergarten Learning About Animals

3/3/2017

Kindergarten students are using animals to learn in their classroom.  They are currently studying about the life cycle of chickens through hatching eggs in the classroom.  

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Perfect Attendance

2/19/2017

Wisdom Fode might not be setting World Records (yet), but he does have perfect attendance, three years running.  We celebrated 53 students with Second Quarter Perfect Attendance and 11 students with First Semester Perfect Attendance!   Click link for more pictures.

Upcoming Events

May 25
Global Gala
May 29
Memorial Day - No School
May 30
Fifth Grade Promotion
May 30
Last Day of School - Noon Dismissal
Sep 04
Labor Day

1849 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA 50314
P: 515-242-8417 | F: 515-323-8628
E: king@dmschools.org

About King Elementary School

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1849 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50314

P: 515-242-8417 |F: 515-323-8628 | E: king@dmschools.org

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

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