School News

First Quarter Perfect Attendance

11/3/2017

On November 1st, we celebrated 52  students who had perfect attendance for the first quarter of the school year.  These students were here every minute of every day!! Click here to see more pictures!  

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Bad Weather Test Call on November 16th

11/3/2017

On November 16th at 2:30 PM a test message will be sent out five ways: telephone, text message, email, the Infinite Campus mobile app and/or the Infinite Campus parent portal. The safety, security and well-being of our students and staff is always a top priority at Des Moines Public Schools. As winter draws near, and … Read more »

NED Show Visits King

10/12/2017

NED and his friend Haley came to King Elementary on Wednesday, October 11th.   See more pictures on Flickr!  

backpacks

Virtual Backpack Replaces Paper Flyers

8/10/2017

No more pulling crumpled paper flyers from your student’s backpack! Opportunities in the community will now be available online, instead of jumbled up with homework and artwork. Read about child-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.

2017-2018 School Supply List

7/17/2017

Please click the link below to see this year’s school supply list.   2017-2018 Supply List

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IDEA Part B Parent Survey

5/19/2017

Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) requires states to report the percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with IEPs.   Please click the link for more information.

Upcoming Events

Nov 20
Academic Night 5:00-7:00
Nov 21
School Board Meeting
Nov 22
No School
Nov 23
Thanksgiving Break
Dec 12
School Board Meeting

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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We are proud that we have the opportunity to educate the students of our community.

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