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Bridges 2 Harmony January 26


We invite you to a wonderful evening of uplifting music!  Bridges 2 Harmony Concert will be held on Thursday, January 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Roosevelt auditorium.


Rider Pride Night – February 4!


5:00-6:30 p.m. ~ Spaghetti dinner, cafeteria / adults are $5, kids under 10 are $3 / pizza by the slice $2, drinks $1  (iJAG fundraiser) 7:00-7:45 p.m. ~ Rider Pride Game, large gym – FREE 8:00-10:00 p.m. ~ Dance, small gym – FREE Students show Roosevelt I.D.’s to get into the dance


US Army Band Concert


The US Army Band will be performing it’s annual concert for Roosevelt students on Wednesday, January 25 during Advisory (9:50 a.m.).


Secretary of Ed to Teacher: We’re Inspired


Shortly after school dismissed today, Roosevelt High School teacher Loan Nguyen received a phone call. It was U.S. Secretary of Education John King calling to tell the second year teacher how inspired he was by what he has heard about her work. Click the photo to read more about why the nation’s top education official took time to call Ms. Nguyen during Teacher Appreciation Week.

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Student Schedules for 2nd Semester


Students should check their 2nd semester schedule for accuracy.  If your schedule contains errors, please see your counselor in the counseling office asap! Please print off a fresh schedule for 2nd semester from IC campus portal before 1/17/17.  Computers in the library are available for students to log in and print.

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PSAT Test Results Available in Counseling!


The PSAT test scores are available for pick up in the counseling office Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 3:15 p.m!

Upcoming Events

Jan 20
Basketball: Boys 10th
Jan 20
Basketball: Boys 10th vs. Des Moines Hoover (Home)
Jan 20
Basketball: Girls JV vs. Des Moines Hoover (Home)
Jan 20
Basketball: Boys 9th vs. Des Moines Hoover (Home)
Jan 20
Basketball: Boys 9th
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!