School News

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Summer Assistance for Families in Need

6/1/2016

If you have summer food, health or clothing needs, Des Moines Public Schools and Polk County have resources for you. From immunizations to free meals, clothing to utility payments, you’ll find a list of places where help can be found. For a list of DMPS no-cost summer meal locations and times, and to learn more about other available resources, click on the headline.

Book Character Day Long-Barnes 15-16

Teachers Dress Up!

4/20/2016

Morris staff celebrated National Library Week with fun activities to promote reading.

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National Library Week

4/20/2016

Morris teachers celebrate Book Character Day!

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Book Character Day at Morris

4/20/2016

Morris students and staff celebrated National Library Week with fun activities to promote reading and using the public libraries.  The culminating activity was Book Character Day where students and staff got to dress up!

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High Tech Meets Visitor Sign-In at Morris

3/14/2016

At DMPS, we work to ensure that students are receiving a great education in schools that are not only first-rate learning environments, but are also safe and secure. Over the years DMPS has taken many steps to better ensure the safety and well being of our students, staff, parents and visitors. This spring and summer, DMPS will begin implementing an Electronic Visitor Check-In system for parents and visitors. Click on the headline to read more.

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Tutoring Sign Up for Title I Students

9/28/2015

Students who attend a Title I school in Des Moines like Morris may be eligible for tutoring services at no cost to their family. In order to be eligible, students must attend one of the 28 Title I schools in Des Moines and meet low income guidelines. To learn more and to register, click on the headline.

Upcoming Events

Jul 05
Online Registration Begins
Jul 11
Morris 21st Century Summer Program-Session 2
Jul 28
Fall Registration 1-7pm
Aug 08
Kindergarten Jumpstart Aug 8th-10th, 9:00-11:30AM
Aug 16
Class Lists Posted

1401 Geil Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50315
P: 515-242-8421 | F: 515-285-1868
E: morris@dmschools.org

About Morris Elementary School

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1401 Geil Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50315

P: 515-242-8421 | E: morris@dmschools.org

 

Our philosophy centers around building strong foundations for the humanistic side of the teaching and learning process while promoting high levels of academic rigor individualized to the needs of every student. Read More…

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