School News


Sign Up for Summer School by May 31 at Noon!


Current 9th, 10th, and 11th graders who need credit recovery, or would like to earn some extra credits, should sign up for summer school with their counselor in the Roosevelt Counseling office.  If the student meets Drop Out Prevention criteria, the courses are free.  It is $50 per course to earn extra credits toward graduation. … Read more »


Cummings Courtyard Brick Sale Now Through June 15


Personal engraved bricks make wonderful gifts for graduation and other memorable celebrations!  Roosevelt maintains a memorial brick courtyard east of the library in honor of Bob Cummings, a former Roosevelt math teacher.  Personally engraved bricks are available for $50 each. Click HERE for the order form. Brick orders are due by June 15.

Infinite Campus Parent Portal

Online Registration for 2017-18 Will Open July 18!


Parents, log into your Infinite Campus Parent Portal to re-activate your user name and password.  OLR is easier than ever!

Prom pic 2017

Prom Pictures Available for Viewing/Purchase!


Browse the prom pics and if you are interested, click the “Buy” button! Click HERE for the JB Photography website (!

Return library books or ill look at you

Return Your Library Books by May 23!


All fines will be waived when the books are returned to the librarian.


Roosevelt Commencement


The Roosevelt commencement will be held at the Drake University Knapp Center on Saturday, May 27 beginning at 7:30 p.m.  No tickets are necessary and seating is first come first served.  All are welcome!

Upcoming Events

May 30
Reserve Final Days - pending additional snow days
May 30
Baseball: 9th vs. Ottumwa (Away)
May 30
Last Day of School – Elementary & Middle Schools
May 30
Golf: Girls Varsity vs. IGHSAU, TBA (Away)
May 30
Baseball: Varsity vs. Ottumwa (Home)
4419 Center Street, Des Moines, IA 50312
P: 515-242-7272 | F: 515-242-7350

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Athletic Calendars and Schedules
Our scrolling calendar to the right lets you know if we have student events.  But if you want the up-to-the minute details of sports teams, what time and where, go to the ATHLETICS tab on the menu bar above and select “Schedules”.  You can also get information about the CIML events at

Please See Senior Page, under Students for more information and deadlines

Visit the TRHS Alumni Foundation
The Roosevelt Alumni Foundation can be found at, you may email them at or call 515.664.2020.  Their Mission: “The Roosevelt High School Foundation/Alumni Association is organized for educational purposes in order to advance, support and assist in the development and growth of the students and faculty at Roosevelt High School.”

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About Roosevelt High School


4419 Center Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

P: 515-242-7272 | E:

This historic 90 year old school has developed a tradition of excellence, both academically and in various extra-curricular activities, which are a source of pride to the community it serves, the students, faculty, and alumni.

Roosevelt High School is committed to excellence in Academics, the Arts, and all Activities. Success for Every Student! GO ROUGHRIDERS!