A new year is a time for reflecting on our past year and making new resolutions. We hope you have a safe and joyful start to the new year. Remember that classes resume on January 5th at 7:45am. We can’t wait to see you back at school!
Students who attend a Title I school in Des Moines may be eligible for tutoring services at no cost to their family. In order to be eligible students must attend one of the 25 Title I schools in Des Moines and meet low income guidelines. To learn more and to register, click on the headline.
Weeks Middle School Pathways to Success students had the opportunity to visit Des Moines University and meet with DMU mentors. The students visited the workspace of their mentors and learned about the diagnostic equipment used by doctors. Click the article title to read more and check out out the event pictures on our Flickr page.
Weeks held its annual Science Fair competition, but this time we pulled all of the stops as this year the competition was school-wide. Every science student in grades 6th through 8th designed, developed and executed research or a an experiment. Students and staff all pitched in to make this large event a huge success. See … Read more »
The 1st Annual DMPS “Metro Girls Basketball Shootout” gets underway on Saturday, December 13th at 9:00 AM on the campus of East High School. All ten Des Moines middle schools will take to the court in this day-long event. Show your support for these young student-athletes. Click the image for more details about the event.
Weeks had a whirlwind of excellent instrumental performances as the Weeks Band and Orchestra performed in a Fall concert. The students performed an array of seasonal pieces for parents, staff and students. See more pictures of the concerts on our Flikr page.