News
October 18th, 2018

Come join us for Family Fun Night on Thursday, November 1st 4:30-6:30! It will be a night full of food, games, and activities. See you there!  


August 29th, 2018

King Elementary’s “Clap In” didn’t lack smiles, high fives, or fun thanks to the group of community members that spent their morning spreading cheer and encouragement to students, teachers and staff for the start of the 2018-19 school year.    


June 15th, 2018

The school bell times at King will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.


May 15th, 2018

The “principal” of Iowa State University, Wendy Wintersteen, visited King Elementary Thursday morning to reiterate the promise of the ISU 4U Promise program that benefits students at both King and Moulton elementary schools.


March 23rd, 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!


March 23rd, 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!


February 5th, 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.


January 25th, 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!


December 17th, 2017

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


December 17th, 2017

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