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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Scouting the Routes for Safe Walks to School

The school bell times at Monroe will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.

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Kindergarten Enrollment for 2018-2019

Families who already have a child attending a DMPS school or preschool may sign-up at their address-assigned school until July 13, 2018. Families who are new to Des Moines Public Schools can sign-up by visiting the Welcome Center …

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Registration for 2018-2019 begins July 16!

Online Registration will begin July 16 for children entering Des Moines Schools for the fall. Once it begins,  parents who have already enrolled their children can log on to their Parent Portal to register their children online 24 a …

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