Free physicals and other health services are available for students grades K-12. The Jumpstart Back-to-School Health Fair will be held at East High School this year on Saturday, July 26 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Sponsored by the Polk County Health Department and Des Moines University. Click the image for more details.
On Sunday, 18 Roosevelt High School Rider Cyclers will saddle up for RAGBRAI and pedal from the Missouri to the Mississippi. The group started a few years ago with two members and now more than a dozen students train on the Urban Loop and the Great Western Trail. Good luck to Team Roosevelt High School! Click on the image to read more about the team.
After this past weekend’s National Speech and Debate Tournament, Roosevelt High School continues to be one of the most decorated teams in the nation. Coach, Harry Strong, (pictured at left) was named the 2014 National Coach of the Year. Click the headline to read more about Riders’ Debate.
Roosevelt High School has a long legacy of top female track and field athletes. The legacy got longer today as Jalynn Roberts-Lewis was named the 2013-14 Gatorade Iowa Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year. The winner of multiple Drake Relays and State titles will continue her academics and athletics at Illinois State University. Click … Read more »
Roosevelt has six new retirees who have given excellent service to our school. Congratulations to administrators Nancy Elliott and Sue Marcucci (pictured), World Language teacher, Sue Davis, Special Education teachers Sue Jansen and Mike O’Malia and math teacher, Jim Wilson. We have learned so much from your expertise, wisdom and caring! Remember us!
Congratulations to the Girls’ Tennis Team for placing 3rd in the State Tennis Championship Meet! We are so PROUD of you! Meera Prasad and Mary Hill were crowned Doubles Champions! Alex Kozlowski placed 5th in the state in Individuals!