Archive for April, 2016
April 26th, 2016

Students from Weeks and all of Des Moines Public Schools’ middle schools competed at the City-Wide Track & Field Meet on April 25. Beautiful weather and a big crowd of family and friends cheered on the student-athletes. Click the photo to see more images from the event.

April 22nd, 2016

Students around the school participated in Earth Day themed lessons, activities and guest speakers. Pick up our Earth Day decorated bags at SE 14th Hy-Vee.

April 10th, 2016

Softball. Bowling. Swimming. Wrestling. Basketball and more. Sports clinics are great opportunities for kids to stay active during the summer and get exposure to sports that interest them. These camps can help our kids grow in their knowledge of the sport as well as develop their athletic skills. Click on the article title for the catalog and registration form or go to to register online.

April 7th, 2016

Now is the time for 7th grade students to submit their applications and recommendations to the WEB committee starting April 7th. WEB (We Everyone Belongs) is an amazing program that helps transition 6th grade students and students new to our school through tours, lunches, and group activities. We are always on the look out for kind, caring and friendly students to be a part of this program. Get your application in!

April 5th, 2016

As the end of the school year approaches, the time to think about next year is now. Remember to get your 6th grade student ready to enter 7th grade by getting them their required vaccinations. Click the article link to read more about the vaccination requirements for next school year.