News
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.  


November 27th, 2017

King families and students participated in Academic Night on November 20th.  Families were able to learn academic games and participated in science experiments and exploration! See more pictures on Flickr!


November 3rd, 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!  


November 3rd, 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 »


October 12th, 2017

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


August 10th, 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.


July 17th, 2017

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