Life in the WDMCS is a weekly feature that highlights what is happening at […]Read more
The WDMCS is dedicated to involving our parents in what we do. We not […]Read more
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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
Welcome to the 2015-16 school year! I hope you had a fun and successful […]Read more
LEARNwest is proud to offer a series of ACT Prep Classes. Sign up for […]Read more
Information for Parents
Brighter Beginnings is now taking registrations for the fall session – September 8 through […]Read more
Welcome back! As we start the 2015-16 school year, we want to give you […]Read more
Information for Staff
Those of you who got see it in person are lucky. Everyone else is […]Read more
School board elections are Tuesday, Sept. 8. Read about the candidates and find your […]Read more
About Our Schools
The West Des Moines Community School District serves more than 55,000 residents in the western portion of Polk County.