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Students Launch “Profriend” Campaign

More than 1,400 students from the West Des Moines Community Schools gathered on the […]

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Greenspon Elected School Board President

The West Des Moines Community Schools Board of Education elected Tali Greenspon as its […]

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WDMCS Making Positive Changes for Education Equity

The West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has released its plan to address education […]

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Welcome to West Des Moines Community School District

The West Des Moines Community School District serves more than 55,000 residents in the western portion of Polk County – West Des Moines and Clive, parts of Urbandale and Windsor Heights, and nearby rural areas. For more than 100 years, the West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has been preparing learners for life. We are the ninth largest district in the state with more than 9,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students, approximately 1,200 employees and 14 schools.

Information for Students

What's New

Profriend logo feature item

Students Launch “Profriend” Campaign

More than 1,400 students from the West Des Moines Community Schools gathered on the […]

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Equity workshop 092016 ewmedits

WDMCS Making Positive Changes for Education Equity

The West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has released its plan to address education […]

Read more
Facilities featured

District Explores New Grade Configurations & Space Usage

Teachers and parent group representatives from each WDMCS elementary and junior high school and […]

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Information for Staff

What's New

Profriend logo feature item

Students Launch “Profriend” Campaign

More than 1,400 students from the West Des Moines Community Schools gathered on the […]

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Facilities featured

District Explores New Grade Configurations & Space Usage

Teachers and parent group representatives from each WDMCS elementary and junior high school and […]

Read more
Equity workshop 092016 ewmedits

WDMCS Making Positive Changes for Education Equity

The West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS) has released its plan to address education […]

Read more

WDMCS Newcomers

About Our Schools

The West Des Moines Community Schools serves more than 55,000 residents in the western portion of Polk County.

What's New

Greenspon cropped

Greenspon Elected School Board President

The West Des Moines Community Schools Board of Education elected Tali Greenspon as its […]

Read more
Profriend logo feature item

Students Launch “Profriend” Campaign

More than 1,400 students from the West Des Moines Community Schools gathered on the […]

Read more