News
October 8th, 2018

On Wednesday, October 3rd  the students (and many of the staff!) took advantage of the sunny and warm weather as they participated in the Iowa Healthiest State Annual Walk. Iowans across the state were encouraged to walk or run for at least 30 minutes Wednesday, an initiative driven by the goal of making Iowa the healthiest state in the nation. There … Read more »


October 1st, 2018

Students and teachers are getting ready for Parent-Teacher conferences this week, on October 3rd and 4th. Conferences will be from 1:30-7:30 on Wednesday, and 2:50-7:00 on Thursday. There will be 7 translators speaking 6 different languages to help connect families and teachers. Edmunds teachers will meet with 100% of the schools’ parents – a goal they have … Read more »


September 24th, 2018

Edmunds students and their families gathered at the school on Thursday night, September 30th, to celebrate Family Fun Night 2018! The theme for the night was “Superheros” and every student felt like a superhero for the evening as they participated in the Bake Walk, Game Walk, and Pop Walk. The students and families also enjoyed dinner in the cafeteria, having their photos … Read more »


September 17th, 2018

On Tuesday, September 11th over 20 volunteers from the United Way of Central Iowa visited Edmunds Elementary to read with the 3rd grade students. Event coordinator Pat Steele shared that this annual interaction with Edmunds students is an exciting project for the volunteers. It is always an exciting time for the students – and this year did not disappoint!  Volunteers and students worked together … Read more »


September 10th, 2018

4th and 5th graders from Edmunds Elementary have been hitting the gridiron this fall, participating in the Rider Football Club, which is part of the Mid-Iowa Youth Football League. Rider Club Football is a youth tackle football development program that provides teams for all levels of players. On Sunday September 9th the Little Riders took … Read more »


September 3rd, 2018

Edmunds teachers were surprised this last week with the gift of classroom supplies from the United Way of Central Iowa and our Labor Union. They combined forces to create a special “packing event” for the staff in celebration of Labor Day! The result was a special delivery on Friday, prepared and packed by volunteers. Each … Read more »


August 27th, 2018

Edmunds students are excited to be back at school for the new year and learning alongside their friends! Part of the first busy week at Edmunds the students learn school procedures through “rotations” around the various areas of the building. During rotations students are learning all of expectations for school that are designed to keep them safe … Read more »


June 15th, 2018

The school bell times at Edmunds will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.


June 1st, 2018

Edmunds students and staff took their Annual Wildcat Field Day seriously! The day long event, held Thursday May 24th,  saw some serious competition in exciting events, like the Monster Slip ‘n’ Slide, the perennial Water Bucket Relay and the Giant Bouncy Ball. Eleven events in all, the competition is something that all the students and teachers look forward to. It was a great way to further … Read more »


May 29th, 2018

On Thursday May 18th, Edmunds Elementary students and families gathered at the school to celebrate world culture. The theme for the Annual Culture Fair at Edmunds was “We Are the World: Each one Unique, Together a Masterpiece.” During the month of May, Edmunds students researched continents and countries, each grade level taking a continent as … Read more »