NEA President Visits Monroe Elementary

Lily Eskelsen García, president of the National Education Association, visited Monroe on Wednesday. The head of the nation’s largest labor union heard about the Community Schools program at Monroe, while viewing the food pantry and clothing closet available to families on a regular basis. Click on the headline to read more.

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Parent Teacher Conferences — October 23 & 24

Conferences are Tuesday, October 23 at 4-7pm and Wednesday, October 24 at 4-8pm. Look in your child’s backpack for details coming home soon! Conferences de padres y maestros — 23 y 24 de octubre Martes – 4:00 pm a 7:00 pm …

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21st Century after school programs start September 17 at Monroe

Permission slips for parents to sign have been sent home. Look in your child’s backpack for more information. The 21st Century Community Learning Centers program provides academic assistance to help students become successful, independent learners. Students in 21st CCLC …

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Picture Day! Día de Fotos!

Student Pictures will be taken during school on Tuesday, September 25. Order forms are being sent home September 5 and 6. Families are not required to order photos, if they aren’t needed. If your child missed picture day …

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Welcome to Monroe – Family Night!

Join us Thursday, September 6 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm for our special family event – Welcome to Monroe Elementary! We look forward to seeing you with us for an evening of family fun!

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Open House! ¡La Casa Abierta!

Tuesday, August 21 – 5:00pm to 6:00pm – Martes, 21 de Augusto. Meet your teachers, see your classroom and pick up your free backpack! ¡Conozca a sus maestros, vea su salón, y recoja su mochila gratis! Free School Supplies …

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First Day of School – Welcome Back

Our first day of school is Thursday, August 23rd.  Doors open at  7:15 a.m. for all students to go to the gym for Morning Meeting. Classes begin 7:30am. Dismissal is 2:25pm. Wednesday early dismissal is 1:10pm.

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New School Hours in Des Moines!

Beginning in August 2018, DMPS will implement new bell times – or school hours – throughout the district. For the 2018-2019 school year, Monroe Elementary’s doors will open at 7:15 am, morning meeting will be in the gym at …

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