In spite of the debate about when the school year should start, at DMPS we wonder: when does it end? That’s because activities take place at our schools nearly every day of the year. Click on the image to visit our Summer Programs web page to learn more about our summer offerings, from Metro Kids to meal programs to new sports camps.
Thursday afternoon the cafeteria at Merrill Middle School was a strange mix of vibes from the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange to the midway at the Iowa State Fair. They’re calling it the Merrill Market, and the sales made there by students will help a variety of community groups profit. Click on the image for photos and video.
We were pleased to co-host the 12th Annual Iowa Chinese New Year Celebrations with the Chinese Association of Iowa on February 21st. A large audience was entertained in the gym with performances ranging from martial arts to cultural demonstrations. Click on the image for more photos.