News
November 6th, 2017

Families-The DMPS District will be putting out a bad weather test call.  Please see the attached for details.   Bad Weather Test Call


August 29th, 2017

Walnut Street Families:   Its getting close to putting on your best smiles!  Picture Day is coming!  Mark your calendar for September 22,2017. Order forms will be coming home September 1st so be sure to ask you child about them. Your child will be sent home wearing a  sticker that says, “Picture Day is Tomorrow.”  the day before picture day … Read more »


August 23rd, 2017

Ms. Laug will be communicating important news through a new newsletter called, Tiger Beat on Walnut Street!  Make sure to check your email for these monthly.   Click the link below to see August’s newsletter. Tiger Beat on Walnut Street  


August 17th, 2017

Walnut Street School will now be offering free breakfast to all students. They will begin eating in their classroom starting at 8:00 AM (click on picture to see more information.)


August 10th, 2017

No more pulling crumpled paper flyers from your student’s backpack! Opportunities in the community will now be available online, instead of jumbled up with homework and artwork. Read about child-friendly community events and opportunities, or post a flyer of your own. Click on the headline to read more about Virtual Backpack.


August 3rd, 2017

Walnut Street School has signed up to participate in the Iowa State Fair Parade this year!  Please join us in this time of fun and camaraderie. Its a great opportunity to  show our love for Walnut Street School and our downtown community!  Join us on Wednesday, August 9th, at 5:45pm.  We will meet in lot 38 … Read more »


August 1st, 2017

17-18 WSS supply list


July 28th, 2017

Join us in welcoming Amy Laug to the helm of Walnut Street School! Principal Laug is a longtime Walnut Street School lion, having served as a teacher, IB coordinator and Dean of Students. She’s looking forward to welcoming us back to school on Aug. 23. To read more about Principal Laug, click on the headline.


May 19th, 2017

Walnut Street School to perform at CelebrAsian May 26, 3:30pm. We will do Lion Dance, Fan dance, and group singing. All WSS students are invited to join the singing on the stage!


April 27th, 2017

Summer is just around the corner, and that means more kids on bikes. Thanks to Bike World, the Walnut Street School staff and the PTO, kindergarten students now have a new appreciation for bike safety, and shiny new helmets to start the summer. Click on the headline to learn more about how this project came together and see additional photos.