School News

Senior Record Sheets Due Before Winter Break!


Candidates for 2018 graduation must completed and return the form with a copy of the student birth certificate.  If you have not done so as yet, please return to the registrar office before winter break! Click here for the Senior Record Sheet form!



2017 yearbooks are in! Pick them up before/after school in Ms. Dunbar’s room 2260! 2017 seniors can pick up their yearbook in the Bookkeeper’s office Monday through Friday, 7:30-3:00.

Thanksgiving Break!


No school November 22-24. Enjoy Thanksgiving with family and friends!

Missed Senior Product Order Day?


Head to Herff Jones website and get your orders in!  DEADLINE without late fees:  DECEMBER 8, 2017!

REQUIRED CPR Certification for Seniors on January 3-8!


The Physical Education Department will be offering CPR certification to those seniors in need for graduation.  Seniors are required to attend two days, training and testing, to complete certification.  Plan to attend, check with the PE department for specific details!

Senior Yearbook Photos Deadline!


The deadline for submitting senior pictures for the 2017-18 yearbook is Thursday, January 8.  Photos must be vertical, head and shoulder pose, in color, and no other people/props are allowed in the picture.  It is preferred that images are sent electronically to in high res PDF format, or JPG at 180 PPT or higher.  … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Nov 21
Bowling: Boys Varsity vs. Dowling Catholic (Away)
Nov 21
Bowling: Boys JV vs. Dowling Catholic (Away)
Nov 21
Bowling: Girls Varsity vs. Dowling Catholic (Away)
Nov 21
Bowling: Girls JV vs. Dowling Catholic (Away)
Nov 21
Bowling: Boys Varsity vs. Dowling Catholic (Away)
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:
School Hours: 7:40 AM to 2:40 PM


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!