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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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 20th K-2 at 12:20 3-5 at 1:05
On Wednesday, December 5th, kindergarten students held a concert for the Foster Grandparents Program.
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!
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!