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Bad Weather Test Call

11/6/2017

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

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Picture Day Is Coming!

8/29/2017

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 »

Check out Tiger Beat on Walnut Street!

8/23/2017

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  

Breakfast Club: Free Breakfast in the Classroom

8/17/2017

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.)

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Virtual Backpack Replaces Paper Flyers

8/10/2017

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.

Iowa State Fair Parade

8/3/2017

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 »

Upcoming Events

Dec 12
School Board Meeting
Dec 22
Winter Recess – No School
Dec 25
Holiday – Offices Closed
Dec 29
Holiday – Offices Closed
Jan 01
Holiday – Offices Closed

Walnut Street School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

About Walnut Street School

901 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309

P: 515-242-8438 | E: walnutstreet@dmschools.org

 

Walnut Street School provides a strong social, emotional, and academic foundation for students to excel as lifelong learners in a global community through intercultural understanding and respect.

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