Roosevelt High School Speech and Debate team member Nour Saida Harzallah agonized over giving her first speech, not because of nerves but because she was afraid of how Americans might react to it. Click the headline to read, in her own words, about the positive experience an exchange student from Tunisia is enjoying at DMPS.
Congratulations to Roosevelt High School seniors Carson Cary, Harry Crane and Rachel Schneider on being named by the U.S. Department of Education and the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars as candidates for the 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. Click the headline to learn more about this prestigious national honor.
The Des Moines School Employees Association is pleased to once again offer a $500 one-time scholarship to DMPS employees’ children who are graduating from a DMPS high school. To read about the scholarship guidelines and download application and recommendation forms, click on the image.
Don’t forget second semester starts Thursday, Jan 15th. It is a B day. Please review you schedule in Infinite Campus, if you would like to request changes please contact Ms. Rypka at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ms. Williams at email@example.com.
Parent Teacher Conferences will be March 11th starting at 3:15p.m.-7:15p.m and March 26th starting at 4p.m. -7:45p.m.
Don’t forget to Save the Date!
Don’t Forget, Finals start this Friday, Jan. 9th! Remember the information below can always be found in the Weekly Bulletins. A copy of the weekly bulletin can be found outside of the main office, and under the student section on our website.