School News

Global Gala 2018

3/23/2018

King Elementary celebrated Global Gala on Thursday March 22nd.   The evening was a celebration of many different cultures that make up the King Community. See more pictures on Flickr!

Green Eggs

3/23/2018

During Read Across America, students at King Elementary were served GREEN eggs with their lunch.  The eggs were mixed with spinach.  All students also received a free book to take home.   See more pictures on Flickr!

Boy exits bus.

New School Hours Beginning in August

2/5/2018

Beginning in August, all schools at DMPS will have new hours. The new hours at our school will be 7:30 AM to 2:25 PM. The change is being made to better serve the educational needs of students, based on research into the sleep patterns of children and teenagers. Click the headline for more information.

Perfect Attendance

1/25/2018

We celebrated our students with perfect attendance during the second quarter.  We also had seven students with perfect attendance for the entire first semester.   See more pictures on Flickr!

Winter Sing Along

12/17/2017

December 20th K-2 at 12:20 3-5 at 1:05

Kindergarten Performs for Foster Grandparent Program

12/17/2017

On Wednesday, December 5th,  kindergarten students held a concert for the Foster Grandparents Program.  

Upcoming Events

May 01
School Board Meeting
May 15
School Board Meeting
May 28
Memorial Day
Jun 05
School Board Meeting
Jul 04
Independence Day

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

About King Elementary School

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: 3:10
Wednesday Dismissal: 1:40

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