Today marked the last day of the 2014-15 school year at Edmunds Elementary School, and 5th graders were “graduated” with the traditional clap out. Visit DMPS Flickr page to enjoy photos of students, teachers and staff celebrating the end of another successful school year.
School is just around the corner and we’re very excited to welcome our students back to Edmunds! Please click on the headline to find a list of schools supplies divided up by grade level.
Edmunds Elementary was extremely lucky to have the opportunity to meet Daniel Edozie. He began by sharing his story and what he had to overcome in order to attend college and play basketball. He was very positive and informed the students they may have challenges in their lives, but they need to stay positive and … Read more »
Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, this school will be offering school choice for the 2015-16 school year. This is required by NCLB of schools “in need of improvement.” Click the headline for more information and to download a School Choice request form. All forms are due no later than July 1. Late forms will not be accepted.
Mrs. Smith’s 3rd grade class was fortunate to welcome Rusty Putnam, a volunteer from Wells Fargo, who came to work, interact, and give the 3rd grade students the gift of music. He brought his guitar and played several songs he has written. Mr. Putnam then taught each student how to strum as he played the … Read more »
5th grade orchestra students at Edmunds Elementary have been working hard at practice with their instruments for months now, under the direction of Des Moines Schools orchestra leader Douglas Brown. On May 18th the students put on a short program at the school gym, showing that a lot of hard work pays off! The show … Read more »